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Report: Millennial Homeowners Are
Looking for Return on Investment
Millennials get a lot of flak, and though they may be the “Instagram selfie” and “avocado toast” generation, they are more like calculating investors than self-absorbed spenders when it comes to putting money into their homes. The home improvement website HomeAdvisors revealed in its annual “State of Home Spending” report that millennial homeowners & more than any other generation tend to look for a return… Read More
Monthly Home Sales Decline,
but Sales Still Higher Than Last Year
Existing-home sales might have climbed in October, but the momentum failed to continue into November. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), month-over-month sales declined in November 2014, the drop was largely confined to the South and West, as the Northeast and Midwest reported growth. Yet year-over-year sales for the country were up 2.7%.
A Healthy Economy
There was evidence of more positive market signs in November. Median home prices in every sales region climbed higher from a year ago… Read More
Four Things to Think About When Selecting a Tax Preparer
It happens every year. Like ants at a picnic, pop-up storefronts for tax-prep firms are suddenly everywhere. The airwaves are saturated with advertisements for the latest tax software and commercials for tax pros promising fantastic returns. Even some car dealerships get in on the frenzy, promising to prepare your tax return if you’ll just use your refund to purchase one of their vehicles.
With so many tax preparers, how do you know which one to choose? When you’re searching for a tax preparer you can rely on, keep these four things… Read More
Featured Testimonial byJoe & Christy
Lisa was fantastic to work with. Knowledgable and personable, I felt like we could ask questions and get helpful, clear answers. She was fun but provided honest and constructive feedback on what improvements or changes we could make to get our house not only sold, but sold quickly and for the value we wanted!
Congratulations to Daniel & Paula on the sale of their property!
Thank you for allowing WSP to assist you with your most valuable investment.
Lisa M. Wenzel
Managing Real Estate Broker
Bathroom Design Trends
That Will Rule in 2020
Are you planning a bathroom renovation or adding a new bathroom in 2020? As you consider your options, take a look at these up-and-coming design trends:
1. Linear Design
What is linear design? Think layouts and fixtures that emphasize unbroken straight lines for an overall smooth and minimalistic look… Read More
Ready to Buy? Here’s Some
Real Estate Terms to Know
Buying a home is a complex process, and it’s important to understand the terminology before you start looking for a property. Here’s just a few real estate terms to get you started:
Fixed Mortgage Rate: With a fixed mortgage rate, you will keep the same interest rate throughout the loan’s term. Markets can change, but the rate is for the life of the loan… Read More
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Broker: Catherine Lopez – 630 981-4572 Broker: Michaela Valle – 630 946-4269
Broker: April Stary – 630 962-4820
Broker: Nina Rodriguez 224 587-0780
Team Wenzel, 1120 Norfolk Street,
Downers Grove IL 60516
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