FSBO Wisconsin - Madison And More...
Once considered a bit of a backwater state, many Americans are reconsidering the virtues of living in the State of Wisconsin. Here?s a primer on Wisconsin real estate and living in the state.
Wisconsin has stormed onto the scene as an ideal state to live in. From large cities such as Milwaukee to small towns and football Mecca?s such as Green Bay, the state invokes memories of a more traditional America. From an architectural perspective, Wisconsin is the birthplace of Frank Lloyd Wright. When discussing Wisconsin, one would be remiss not to mention Madison.
Madison has consistently been rated as on of the top 10 places to live by practically every rating service including Money Magazine. Madison is the home of the University of Wisconsin and is located on and around a "spit" of land between two lakes, Lake Mendota and Lake Monona. The community is vibrant, high tech and generally considered an ideal place to raise kids. If you are looking for one of the best places to raise a family, the Madison will pop up in your research again and again.
One of the best FSBO markets in the United States is Wisconsin. Going FSBO in Wisconsin is nearly as popular as using a realtor. FSBO, by the way, means "for sale by owner" and indicates the seller is willing to forgo real estate agents to avoid paying commissions. This is an advantage for buyers as there is room to negotiated down prices with the seller. In short, homebuyers save money and sellers make more by saving on commissions. The FSBO market is strong throughout Wisconsin, but particularly mention has to be made of Madison. The FSBO Madison market is so popular, it is hard to imagine a real estate agent surviving. If you?re considering Madison, make sure to look for good FSBO home deals.
Whether you are looking for a place to raise a family or a new, hip urban area, Madison and Wisconsin may be the place for you.
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