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75 Years Shorewest

  Shorewest, REALTORS® is celebrating 75 years! Throughout the past seven and a half decades, we have served Wisconsin families with their housing needs while providing excellent customer care. We are proud that through three generations, Shorewest has remained the …
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Q4 Update From Shorewest Leadership

To our Friends, Neighbors and Clients, In a year full of personal challenges and lifestyle changes, homeownership provided many with security. The way we view our homes changed when they became our office, school, recreation center and so much more. …
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In Remembrance of Donald F. Horning

It is with great sadness that we share the passing of Don Horning. Don was an incredible person and a leader in our family of companies for over 60 years. He was respected throughout the industry and was honored with …
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Boone & Crockett’s Old Fashioned Recipe

  The cocktail’s exact origin is unclear, but there are a few pieces of history that ties the Old Fashioned to Wisconsin. The 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago introduced many Wisconsinites (many were German immigrants with a taste for brandy) …
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Joe Horning selected as an RISMedia 2021 Real Estate Newsmaker

  We are pleased to share that Joseph A. Horning, president of Shorewest, REALTORS®, was recently selected as an RISMedia 2021 Real Estate Newsmaker — a dynamic group of key influencers making headlines as a result of their newsworthy contributions to …
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5 Reasons to List Your Home in the Winter

  Are you putting off selling your home until spring? Why wait? There are a number of advantages to putting your house on the market in the winter.  Low Inventory Following the trends we saw in summer and fall, inventory …
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2021 Interior Design Trends

  After spending a majority of 2020 at home, many of us are ready for a change of scenery. The beginning of a new year is the perfect time to reimagine the aesthetic of your home. Interior design trends come …
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Holiday Movie Must-Watch List

Snuggling up with a cup of hot cocoa and watching Christmas movies is the best way to get in the holiday spirit. Whether you’re in the mood for a holiday classic or a cheesy, but festive rom-com, there’s sure to …
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6 Eco-Friendly Giftwrapping Ideas

Wrapping paper is designed for single-use only. Although some of us try to re-use it, realistically it can only be used once or twice before it is inevitably thrown in the trash. Most wrapping paper is non-recyclable, therefore it ends …
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DIY Holiday Home Decor

It’s time to deck the halls! Could your decorations use a refresh? Add some extra-special spirit to your home this holiday season with these DIY decor projects. They are fun for the whole family and a perfect activity for a …
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