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  We were licensed a few years before the term "dry closing" ever entered our practice....and in decades....has only happened once.   Dry is a very definitive word....a Dry basement is a very good thing....Dry mouth and Dry Eye....ahhh...not a good condition....and so it goes with a dry closing....
"Is the Basement finished ?" Wisconsin home Buyers frequently ask.   If it is not...buyers often quickly mentally discount the projected cost to finish it from the list price...justified or not.  Finished is what they want...and often the sold comps in the market have finished lower levels.   "F...
  If you have been a Realtor for any length of have had the experience of driving to a showing or a listing for the first time and while you may have had GPS or Onstar want the verification that you really "have arrived" the right house.      The mailbox is bare.......
    There is a lot of Sizzle this summer in Southeastern Wisconsin...while we have not checked the weather records...we are lifelong Wisconsin residents and we can't remember it being in the 90's this early or for days at a time for quite a number of years. Augusts in years gone by was the warmes...
  WHAT IF.....          You pretended to be a....lender, lawyer, surveyor, realtor, appraiser and wrote posts and answered questions as though you were actually an experienced, licensed professional who was giving actual advice...speaking from real experience...but in real being honest...
 Ahhhh Summmer...sunshine and flowers in bloom...outdoor activities...sports, leisure....trips to the clubs swinging.....morning runs with dew on the grass...a wonderful season that we all enjoy and people in the "four seasons" states welcome having sometimes short of seemingly non ...
   Summer tends to be a more social time of year ...the barbeque...the deck and drinks....impromptu or planned pontoon's a great time to be social !           A recent patio party with friends left us covered with mosquito bites...head to toe !  Yes...we should have had bug spray......
"Can I write a secondary offer ? " asked the Too Late Buyer. In a market that is experiencing Thinventory...that may be a question asked of listing agents. Maybe the Buyer just started looking for a home...maybe there was a thought that "sleeping on it" would give some clarity to having this be t...
 We think that Buyers should talk to their agents and Sellers to their listing agents...and once in a while...a Buyer or Seller decides to "expedite" the commnication and talk directly to the other agent.    Short sales can sometimes present a challenge in closing...but 30 days notice is not unr...
 Who knew...there was National Chicken Wing Day ?  Matty of course and has planned the tastiest celebration in all of Waukesha County ! Mmmm...the sauces are original and unduplicated anywhere....this is a date you will want to put on your calendar every year ...come early and stay late and enjo...

Sally K. & David L. Hanson

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