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10 places to visit in Wisconsin

June 13, 2019

Known as “The Badger State,” Wisconsin is home to an incredible array of destinations. From world-class breweries to architectural marvels, breathtaking mountain ranges and coastlines to vibrant college towns, and much, much more. With so many amazing spots to check out, figuring out which places to head to first can be a bit challenging. To Read More…

Home staging tips for selling your home

June 6, 2019

When putting your home on the market, your main goal is to place it in the best position to attract a large number of prospective buyers. One of the best ways to do this is through home staging. Home staging highlights your home’s most attractive features, boosts its overall appeal, and makes it more enticing Read More…

What you need to know as a first-time home buyer

May 30, 2019

Purchasing a home can seem like an intimidating endeavor, especially if you have no idea where to start. It is understandable: you want to find a home that can meet all your needs and preferences at a price you can afford, which is no small task. One of the best ways to prepare for buying Read More…

5 Important Renovation Tips for your Condo

October 19, 2018

You can transform a cookie-cutter condo unit into a home with more flair or make some adjustments to suit your personal preferences. To do so, you’ll have to deal with renovation which can feel like a daunting task. Renovating your condo unit comes with certain limitations and requirements. For example, unlike a stand-alone house, you Read More…

6 Ideas to Spruce your Waterfront Home

October 12, 2018

Whether you’re looking for a chic update to your current décor or you’re planning to design your new next home to emphasize the gorgeous beaches right outside your front door, it can be difficult to pick a look that best exemplifies the beachside lifestyle. To help you make your beach house shine, we’ve gathered these Read More…

Effective tips for keeping your waterfront home in great shape

October 5, 2018

Gorgeous views of sparkling waters are why waterfront properties are in great demand; however, these homes also require specific maintenance in order to preserve their beauty. Here are a few vital tips to make sure your waterfront home stays in a pristine condition: Prevent sand from getting into your home A great part about waterfront Read More…

Exciting Changes for Reed Realty!

August 17, 2018

Greetings! I have some exciting news to share! After getting my broker’s license in late summer of 2001, a little seed began growing about running my own office. As winter melted into spring, the business came to fruition with Reed Realty opening in May of 2002. It was an exciting growth time, full of learning Read More…

Top Adventure Sailing Trips in Bayfield, WI

July 30, 2018

You can’t visit the Bayfield, WI area without going on a sailing adventure around the Apostle Islands. It’s a good thing, then, that there are many reputable yacht charter operators in the area. Below are some of the most well-known ones: Superior Charters This year, Superior Charters celebrates 40 years of sailing excellence. About 80% Read More…

What to Look for When Buying Vacant Land

July 20, 2018

When it comes to real estate, the greatest luxury is customization. That’s why many people invest in land, so they can build a dream home that’s exactly to their liking. However, buying land is quite different from buying an existing home. Before taking the leap, ask these questions first: Does it have a clear title? Read More…

Best Bayfield Water Sports

July 10, 2018

A premier resort destination, Bayfield is the gateway to many fun water activities that your entire family will love. If you’re new to the area and don’t know where to start, we recommend these activities: Kayaking Kayaking in the south shore of Lake Superior gives you the chance to go on an island-hopping adventure. Just Read More…

Top Boat Tours and Cruises in Bayfield and Cornucopia, WI

May 28, 2018

In order to fully enjoy an immersive experience in Bayfield County, hop on a boat that will take you to top attractions such as the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Mainland Sea Caves, the shipwrecks of Lake Superior, and the lake itself. Here are several tours that will give you the best views of these scenic Read More…

Know Before You Go: Planning Your First Hike

May 21, 2018

Wisconsin may be best known as America’s Dairyland, but it has so much more to offer. In the Bayfield area alone, there are over 30 revitalizing nature trails. From the picturesque route of the Iron Bridge Nature Hiking Trail, which is under a mile, to the three-mile railroad path called the Brownstone Trail, there’s a Read More…

Boosting the Value of Your Home on a Budget

May 18, 2018

Prior to listing your home, a few simple, budget-friendly tips can help increase your property’s value. Consider the following inexpensive suggestions if you are looking to improve your home’s appeal quickly and easily. Deep Clean You want potential buyers to view a clean, well-maintained home. Consider performing a top-to-bottom scrub to ensure your home makes Read More…

Guide to Booking a Vacation Home Rental

May 1, 2018

Planning your next getaway? If the great outdoors is calling out to you, then breathe in the fresh air of the Bayfield Peninsula in Wisconsin. Then, take your wanderlust a step further and blend into the environment. For a more immersive experience, you can opt to rent a vacation home. It will usually cost a Read More…

What you need to know before buying waterfront property

March 29, 2018

Living by a lake or any other body of water is the dream of many. Beautiful sunrises and sunsets, the sound of the waves, all-day water activities – these and more make living on the waterfront not only pleasurable but also a great boost to one’s well-being. The communities around Lake Superior in Wisconsin offer Read More…

Key things to remember when buying a condo

March 22, 2018

Condos offer a great way to own a home in a desirable community while staying within your budget. Typically, between a condo and a single-family home with comparable sizes and in comparable neighborhoods, the price of the condo would be significantly lower. This is not the only factor that makes a condo desirable. More and Read More…

Lake Superior Ice Caves – A Breathtaking Winter Adventure

March 15, 2018

The sea caves along Apostle Islands’ red sandstone cliffs are some of Lake Superior’s most beautiful sights. In the summer, these stunning formations are best viewed on the water and explored by kayak. In the winter, the sea caves put on an entirely new spectacle. As the lake surface freezes, the waterfalls and giant waves Read More…

How to Turn Your Home into a Vacation Rental

January 30, 2018

Your home or condo can be an additional source of income, especially if you live in a town that tourists flock to, like Bayfield, Wisconsin. Following the rise of vacation rental websites, such as Airbnb, more and more homeowners are renting out their homes and turning it into a lucrative short-term business. If you’re interested Read More…

5 Things That Help You Choose the Best Historic Home

January 23, 2018

There are people who would not buy a house that’s not new construction, and there are those who step inside an old house and fall in love with its charm in an instant. If you’re up for the challenge of breathing new life into a historic home, here are five things you need to know Read More…

Discover 8 Winter Activities in Bayfield, Wisconsin

January 12, 2018

Bayfield is a small-town destination in Northwest Wisconsin, popular for its vibrant summers and fall foliage, breathtaking lake views, and bountiful fruit harvests. But its strategic location between Lake Superior and several state parks and forest reserves make it a fun-filled winter destination, as well. Here are eight snow-filled activities to try on your next Read More…