Green Bay Real Estate Blog

Stop! Counter Top Time!

Granite Counter tops Green Bay, WI

There are so many different types of counter tops to choose from, and they all vary in price, color, style… everything! Here’s a good list of what’s out there and what’s in style.    Granite Counter Tops – Still pretty much the top choice among homeowners. Because it’s a natural stone it does come in […]

Home Buyer Turnoffs

Spring Cleaning and Donation Sites in Green Bay, WI

I’ve written blog posts in the past about things that home buyers like/want/need, which you can read here, here, and here. But what turns a buyer off? Ooooohh, let’s see… Bad smells probably takes the cake on that. And by bad smells I mean, pet odor (yes, cat owners with dirty litter boxes, I’m looking […]

2017 April Home Sales Suffer

Homes for Sale in Green Bay, WI

April home sales weakened compared to sales in the same month last year. But what does this all mean?  Well, the number of closed home sales did drop about 10.7%. Buuuuuut,  because of this it median prices up to $171,000, which is a 6.9% increase over April  of 2016. Inventory levels of single family homes have consistently […]

Top Staging Principles

How not to sell your home in Green Bay WI

When one thinks of home staging, your mind goes to furniture placement and wise space usage. There’s a bit more to that, actually. There was a study completed by Duke University that shows the top staging principles, and they are: Removing personal items from bathrooms (soap, toothbrushes, razors…) Use rooms as their intended purpose. EX: […]

Home Sales for March 2017

Upward Homes Sales WI 2017

This is a direct quote from NAR (Nation Association of Realtors): Existing-home sales took off in March to their highest pace in over 10 years, and severe supply shortages resulted in the typical home coming off the market significantly faster than in February and a year ago, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Only […]

Investment & Vacation Homes

Vacation & Investment Properties

Want to know the low down for vacation homes? How about investment properties? The NAR (National Association of Realtors) did an awesome survey with past buyers.  Being a Realtor in Green Bay, WI I don’t get home buyers looking for vacation homes, but I do get a lot of buyers looking for investment properties. Whether they’re flipping […]