In July, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell below 3% for the first time in history.1 And while many Americans have rushed to take advantage of this unprecedented opportunity, others question the hype. Are today’s rates truly a bargain? While average mortgage rates have drifted between ... » Learn More about Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and Buyers
Buying a Home
Madison Lifestyle provides you tips on buying a home in the Madison WI area.
The pandemic has caused consumers to re-examine the components that make up the “perfect home.” Many families are no longer comfortable with the locations and layouts of their existing homes. The allure of city life (more congested) seems to be giving way to either suburban or rural life (less ... » Learn More about Is the Health Crisis Driving Buyers Out of Urban Areas?
According to the latest FreddieMac Quarterly Forecast, mortgage interest rates have fallen to historically low levels this spring and they’re projected to remain low. This means there’s a huge incentive for buyers who are ready to purchase. And homeowners looking for eager buyers can take ... » Learn More about Homebuyers Are in the Mood to Buy Today
A recent survey by Lending Tree tapped into behaviors of over 1,000 prospective buyers. The results indicated 53% of all homebuyers are more likely to buy a home in the next year, even amid the current health crisis. The survey further revealed why, naming several ... » Learn More about Three Reasons Homebuyers Are Ready to Purchase This Year
The health crisis slowed the market this spring, so buyers are jumping back into the market to make their moves this summer. Check these 10 items off your to-do list so your house is ready to sell while buying is hot! Please contact Audra Geldmacher at 608-577-5318 or Wanda Roche at 608-212-2928 ... » Learn More about Summer is the New Spring for Real Estate