Blog :: 10-2016

709 Anthony Lane - Madison Home for Sale

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Light-bathed mid-century modern home offers vaulted ceilings, east-facing wall of updated windows in the combo living/dining area, and cozy wood-burning fireplace adjacent to dreamy screen porch on main level. Enjoy this home as-is with vintage kitchen or bring your custom plans to create your dream kitchen with open floor plan (plans available). There is even the  ability to build a wrap around deck off of screened porch. Lower level offers versatility: custom built-in office by master carpenter, family/rec room with walk-out to yard, & two additional bedrooms or use one for an art studio! 2-car garage!

  • 4 bedroom, 2 bath
  • 1,806 Sq Ft
  • Light filled interior
  • Screen porch

Property Features

  • Modern ranch with many updates
  • Light filled, airy interior
  • Screened side porch
  • Two car garage with extra space
  • Huge sunny backyard
  • Excellent location close to Camp Randall, bike path, Arboretum & Monroe St.
  • Some new windows
  • Updated bathrooms 2007 & 2009
  • Furnace in 2006
  • Water Heater in 2010
  • Central Air in 2006

Neighborhood Information

Westmorland is a friendly community on Madison's West side. Nearby Glenway and Odana Golf Courses, the UW Arboretum, Henry Vilas Zoo and many local parks provide lots of recreational opportunities. Tree-lined streets, a variety of architectural styles and simple affordability of homes make this neighborhood ideal for both young families and older individuals. The neighborhood association is very active and has its own band, coordinates the Westmorland Health Fund Drive, and hosts a variety of social events (such as Winter Play Day, Summer Garden Tour, Halloween Parade/Party, Winter House Decorating Contest).

  • Close to Sequoya Commons (library, ice cream shoppe, fitness gym)
  • Minutes to shopping at Hilldale Mall, Target, Sentry and Whole Foods.
  • Quick bike ride to Monroe Street shopping, restaurants, vibrant community with parks, bike trails, Lake Wingra, Arboretum and more!

School District Information

This home is listed by Kate Weis, Broker Associate of the Alvarado Real Estate Group. To discuss buying or selling your home, please contact Kate at 608-213-4203, or





Nakoma Home Sales in Madison, WI

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Nakoma has welcomed many new neighbors this fall; the market has been on fire! Susan Stoehr successfully assisted many Sellers and Buyers as they navigated the home buying and selling process, not only because she lives in Nakoma and knows it so well, but also because she has years of real estate experience. If you want to keep up with current activity in Nakoma, contact Susan Stoehr and she'll keep you in the know. 

3826 Council Crest sold for $425,000 on September 16th, 2016. This beautiful 1926 Tudor home in the Nakoma neighborhood offered a lot of character and charm throughout. 4 BR, 2 BA, 2064 SqFt.

742 Seneca Place sold for $585,000 on September 22, 2016. This Frank Riley home had multiple offers in its first week on the market! 4  BR, 2.5 BA, 2853 SqFt.

722 Seneca Place sold for $629,000 on September 28, 2016. Modern living space in this light-filled 1928 Nakoma colonial home with updated kitchen, large yard and finished lower level. 5 BD, 2.5 BA, 3312 SqFt. 

4109 Yuma Drive sold for $378,000 on October 17, 2016. Traditional floor plan with fireplace and hardwood floors, lower level rec room w/fireplace and hardwood floors for extra entertaining space. 3 BD, 1.5 BA, 2004 SqFt.

4133 Hiawatha Drive sold for $380,000 on October 28, 2016. Gleaming hardwood floors, arched doorways, formal dining room, sunroom and living room with beautiful stone wood-burning fireplace for the cool fall nights ahead. 3 BD, 1.5 BA, 1676 SqFt. 

4150 Manitou Way sold for $600,000 on September 16, 2016.  Tastefully remodeled and updated for modern family living, yet with all the classic charm.  Screened porch with back yard and sport court, two fireplaces and lower level rec room. 5 BR, 3.5 BA, 3093 SqFt


These homes were all sold by Susan Stoehr, Broker Associate / Relocation Specialist - The Alvarado Real Estate Group. To discuss buying or selling your home, please contact Susan at 608.212.2326, or


JUST SOLD! 21 Hiawatha Circle, Madison

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JUST SOLD! 21 Hiawatha Circle, Madison, WI on October 17, 2016 for $350,000

4 BR, 2BA, 1682 SqFt, first  Certified Whole House Green Built home in desirable Nakoma overlooking Hiawatha Park.  Energy efficient and full of charm.  

This home was sold by Kate Weis, Broker Associate of the Alvarado Real Estate Group. To discuss buying or selling your home, please contact Kate at 608-213-4203, or

6821 Harvest Hill Rd, Madison, WI

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JUST LISTED by Kate Weis in Woodland Hills.  Classic two-story colonial boasts timeless architecture while conveniently accommodating a modern lifestyle with a very functional layout and smart design. Open kitchen and living room adjacent to sunny and bright patio with expansive deck and private, beautifully landscaped back yard. Huge master suite with full master bath, all four bedrooms on the second floor with large full hall bath. First-floor laundry, mudroom off of garage, partially finished basement with full bath and versatile layout. Two-car garage with storage w/ driveway leading to a quiet cul-de-sac.

  • 4 BR, 3.5 BA
  • 2724 SqFt
  • Light Filled and Spacious with Southern Exposure
  • Spacious Deck and Gorgeous Lot
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Property Features

  • Open floor plan
  • Gas burning fireplace
  • Large master suite
  • Fully finished basement with versatile floor plan
  • Two-car garage with extra storage
  • Large private yard with perennials
  • Adjacent to cul-de-sac
  • New basement carpeting 2016
  • New High Efficiency Furnace with Air Conditioning 2015
  • Major remodel 2006-2008 with new windows, countertops, refrigerator, microwave and dishwasher
  • Roof replaced in 2008

Woodland Hills Neighborhood Information

Close proximity to major shopping areas complements the relative privacy and quiet of the Woodland Hills Neighborhood.  Many residences in this neighborhood have passive solar, super insulation, alternative energy, earth shelter features. Many residences are of "contemporary" design with natural wood siding. Woodland Hills has an active neighborhood association that sponsors many social events including a July 4th Parade and picnic.

School District Information

This home was is being marketed  by Kate Weis, Broker Associate of the Alvarado Real Estate Group. To discuss buying or selling your home, please contact Kate at 608-213-4203, or


Fall in Madison 2016


Fall is a fantastic time of the year here in Madison!  Enjoy what is going on around town and we'll see you out and about!





October 4-8 - World Dairy Expo - Alliant Energy Center, Madison

October 7 - Harvest Moon Festival - Lussier Family Heritage Center, Madison

October 7 - Latino Art Fair - Overture Center for the Arts, Madison

October 8 - Downtown Baraboo Fair on the Square - Baraboo

October 13 - Dane Arts Buy Local - 1 S Pinckney St, Madison

October 14-15 - Fall Festival Weekend - Wisconsin Dells

October 20-23 - Wisconsin Book Festival - Madison

October 21 - Harry Potter Festival 2016 - Edgerton

October 21-23 - Wisconsin Science Festival - Madison/statewide

October 22 - Halloween Mystery Hike - Baraboo

October 27 - HOLLOWeen at Cave of the Mounds - Blue Mounds

October 29 - UFO Days - Belleville

October 29 - Freakfest - State Street, Madison

October 30 - Halloween at the Zoo - Vilas Zoo, Madison



November 3-December 22 - A Fireside Christmas - Fort Atkinson

November 5-12 - Homecoming at UW-Madison - Madison

November 6 - Swissfest - Monroe

November 12 - Holiday Craft Bonanza - Mount Horeb

November 13 - Madison Marathon - Madison

November 19 - Madison Women’s Expo - Alliant Energy Center, Madison

November 19-20 - Winter Art Fair Off the Square - Capitol Square, Madison

November 19-January 2 - Holiday Fantasy in Lights - Olin Park, Madison

November 24 - Madison Turkey Trot - Madison

November 25 - Black Business Expo on Black Friday - Villager Mall, Madison



December 10-11 - Madison Holiday Market - Alliant Energy Center, Madison

December 3-31 - Olbrich’s Holiday Express - Olbrich Botanical Gardens, Madison