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Pamelyn Meller
Sun Prairie, WI
South Central Wisconsin Real Estate Expert
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Today's rock bottom mortgage interest rates won't last forever! A 1% increase in mortgage interest rates would mean a 10% increase in monthly payments, or purchasing a home for 10% less than today's prices. Now is the time to Seize the Market! If you or anyone you know is interested... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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How to Buy a House Before Your Other House Sells In a buyer's market, the inventory of homes for sale can be astounding. Deciding on a home to buy is difficult enough, but what happens when you have one to sell beforehand? Many times, especially in a soft real estate... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Get Market Insider For Valuable Data on Your Local Area Introducing Market Insider, the FREE report that gives you valuable, customized, and up-to-date information on real estate trends in your local communities. Whether you're buying or selling a home, you'll have access to the data you need to make informed... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Enough with the gloom and doom about home ownership. Sure, maybe there's more pain to come in the housing market. But there are still some very real, concrete arguments for owning a home versus renting. So here are 10 reasons why it's good to buy a house. 1. You can... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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If you are wanting to sell your home and get the highest possible list-to-sell ratio and sell your home as quickly as possible, you need to put your trust in two time-tested principles of real estate: condition and price. Condition and price are the only two factors you have control... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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So, you have finally found the perfect house. There is a lot of interest from other buyers, and the price is right. You really want this house, so you are ready to put in an offer? What can you do to help guarantee your offer is the one accepted? Financially,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Introducing the NEW Home Incentive Program (H.I.P) For Buyers & Sellers H.I.P Is a NEW Home Incentive Program for Buyers & Sellers in Wisconsin. It is a program for everyone who is buying or selling real estate…first time, next time, last time… everyone! The HIP Program is here for you... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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One of the best parts about Facebook business pages are the ability to add custom tabs. Zillow has expanded its free package of Web tools and is now offering Facebook Tabs. According to their blog, “Zillow’s Facebook Tabs are a powerful informational and social-networking tool that can help you reach... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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A press release issued by Kim Straka, Publication Relations Chair, for Cottage Grove Kid's Park Committee on May 24th, requesting volunteers and fundraising contributions for The Cottage Grove Kid's Park. If you are interested in supporting this event, by volunteering or financial support, see below for more information. (Cottage Grove,... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Kick off The Summer With Food, Fun & Music in the Heart of Madison THE WORLD’S LARGEST BRAT FEST will be held this Memorial Weekend May 27-30, 2011 in the heart of Madison WI on Willow Island at the Alliant Energy Center. 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison WI 53713... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Stamp Out Hunger — the nation’s largest one-day food drive by the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) with the help of rural letter carriers, other Postal employees and numerous volunteers— annually collects non-perishable food to help more than 35 million people, including 12 million children, who face hunger every... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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The Waterloo Farmer’s Market 2011 season will begin on May 19 with a special family fun event "Welcome Summer" from 3-7pm in the Firemen's Park. The first 10 customers to arrive at the farmer’s market wearing Hawaiian shirts and flip-flops will receive a free canvas bag featuring the farmer’s market... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Looking for something to do this weekend? If so, pack up the family and head on over to the Sassy Cow Creamery "Farm Adventure" Weekend. Sassy Cow Creamery located at W4192 Bristol Rd. is gearing up for their first open house of the season. May 21 and 22nd from 11... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Keller Williams Madison East & West real estate agents will be putting the work aside today to give where they live by helping others in need at The Road Home, Dane County. Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
News headlines today are filled with stories about homeowners in financial distress—people who face a lender’s foreclosure on their home. Millions of American home owners are wondering what to do. Like most crises, this one has produced its share of rumors and misinformation. One of the biggest ones is “just... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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What's Happening In & Around Town Marshall, WI May 12 - 14, 2011 Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale One of the best sales around with 1000's of presorted books for sale . .50¢ hardcover, .25¢ paperback. Friends of the Library preview: Thur. May 12th. 3 - 6; (Membership... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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3rd Annual “RED Day” Set to Lend a Hand in Madison, WI part of community service initiative in the US and Canada Madison, WI —May 12, 2011— Keller Williams Realty associates may be taking the day off on Thursday, May 12, 2011, but it will hardly be a day of... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Working in the Cloud or Cloud Computing What if you could improve profitability, increase efficiency and manage risk more effectively with a single solution? You may want to consider, working in the cloud or cloud computering. What is Cloud Computing? Cloud computing is Internet-based computing, whereby all your resources -... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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February Housing Sales and Prices Fall in Wisconsin David Clark, Economist for The Wisconsin REALTORS Association (WRA) reported this week that after a strong showing in January, home sales in Wisconsin (statewide) declined in February according to data just released by the WRA. Sales of existing homes fell 5.5 percent... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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The 13th Annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Monona Parks & Recreation Department and the Monona Grove Optimist Club will be held at the Winnequah Park near the M.Y. Dream Park playground. this Saturday, April 23, at 10:00 am Rain, Slush, Snow, or Ice, the event will still go... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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The Marshall Area Historical Society will be celebrating another year by throwing a re-opening for 2011 celebration on Saturday, April 16th, 2011 from 1:00 to 4:00pm. In addition to the re-opening the Marshall Area Historical Society will be celebrating the retirement of the Museum's mortgage! Come help them celebrate! April... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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Although today it might seem like much ado about nothing, the original 2008-2009 first-time homebuyer tax credit seemed like big news; designed to help address the faltering real estate industry, new home buyers could get what amounted to an interest free loan up to $7,500 in order to purchase a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
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If you're like most people, your home is one of, if not THE largest investment you'll ever make. So, protecting its value is key! Homeowners always want to know what they can do to ensure that their homes fetch top dollar when they're ready to sell. The answer is simple.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog
We have often written on the impact foreclosures and short sales have on the value of the house next door. The Center for Responsible Lending has done great reporting on the subject. It seems distressed properties will be a challenge we will need to deal with for some time. The... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2011 at Moving Madison Real Estate Blog