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Romantic weekend getaways in Wisconsin

August 22, 2019

Wisconsin is mostly known for its farms, forests, beers, and dairy products. But beneath this curtain, America’s Dairyland is also gifted with a great variety of romantic escapes. These range from cozy, candle-lit fine dining restaurants to breathtaking small towns where you and your significant other can enjoy quality time. If you are in the Read More…

Things to do in Bayfield: A 2-day itinerary

August 15, 2019

Bayfield, Wisconsin is one of the most underrated destinations in the country. It has everything: from picturesque sceneries, a rich local history, and a unique culture worth getting to know. Moreover, Bayfield is an emerging destination for green tourism. It boasts the largest number of Travel Green Wisconsin-certified businesses in the state. If you are Read More…

Essential steps in selling a home

August 8, 2019

Are you planning to move into a new home soon? If yes, selling your current house might be on the table. It is a process to consider whether you are relocating or if you simply find your home no longer suitable for your needs and lifestyle. Like buying real estate, the process of selling a Read More…

What to know before buying a home

August 2, 2019

Purchasing a house is a huge decision. It is one of the most significant investments a person can make in their lifetime. It is crucial for home buyers to make the necessary preparations to ensure you enjoy a pain-free and successful transaction. To help avoid costly mistakes and have a stress-free home buying experience in Read More…

The 5 best ways to spend a summer vacation in Wisconsin

July 25, 2019
Sea Kayaking Couple

With its astonishing natural resources and multitude of distinctive cultural attractions, Wisconsin is a wonderful place to enjoy a well-earned summer vacation. Whether you are new to the Badger State or a long-time resident looking for fresh ideas, this list will come in handy for your vacation planning. Explore the Apostle Islands Located just off Read More…

From cheese to Barbie: 6 fun facts about Wisconsin

July 18, 2019
Dairy products

One of the best things about living in Northern Wisconsin(Bayfield, Washburn, Cornucopia and beyond) is being closer to all that makes Wisconsin great. The State has a lot to flaunt and be proud of – from its breathtaking natural features to its many contributions to national and global culture, to its surprising number of fun Read More…

How to get your home ready to sell

July 11, 2019
Home for sale

Getting fast and “reasonable” offers from your home sale is a matter of ample preparation and a bit of work on the part of the seller. Here are seven things you can do to package your property for a big sale: Declutter and depersonalize your living spaces When you put your house on the market, Read More…

What do you need to buy a house in Wisconsin?

July 4, 2019
House

Every successful home purchase hinges on careful planning. If you have set your sights on buying a great home in Wisconsin, use this detailed checklist to break down the essential things you need to prepare. A mortgage pre-approval Getting pre-approved for a home loan is an important first step if you want to use a Read More…

Go on an Apostle Islands Kayaking Adventure

June 20, 2019
Sea Cave in Apostle Islands

Located in northern Wisconsin, the Apostle Islands is a group of 21 islands in Lake Superior, just off the Bayfield Peninsula. Madeline Island is not considered part of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. The islands are known for their enchanting beauty with sandy beaches, crystal clear lake waters, soaring cliffs of reddish sandstone, and magnificent Read More…

10 Places to Visit in Wisconsin

June 13, 2019
Beach in Wisconsin

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
Home staging tips for selling your home

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
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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…