Blog :: 12-2017

1013 Middleton Street Madison, WI - Alvarado Real Estate Group


Just Sold! 1013 Middleton St, Madison, WI sold for $364,000
This 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home with vaulted ceilings has new happy homeowners for the holidays.

This home was sold and marketed by Susan Stoehr, Broker Associate / Relocation Specialist - The Alvarado Real Estate Group. To discuss buying or selling your home, please contact Susan at 608.251.6600, or

2004 Bristol St, Middleton, WI - Sold by Alvarado Real Estate Group


JUST SOLD! - 2004 Bristol St, Middleton, WI for $234,000 
This Middleton three bedroom ranch home received an accepted offer in one day! Spacious eat-in kitchen with hardwood floors and brand new stainless appliances! New laminate flooring in dining area/family room. Tile mudroom entry connects attached garage to back door & kitchen. Walk to schools, downtown, Willy St. Co-op, shopping, restaurants, library, & pool.

This home was listed and marketed by April Johnson, Broker Associate - The Alvarado Real Estate Group. If you'd like to discuss selling or buying a home of your own, please contact April at 608.358.7481, or at

4506 Crescent Rd, Fitchburg, WI - Alvarado Real Estate Group

Just Sold! 4506 Crescent Rd, Fitchburg, WI sold for $210,000
This 3 bedroom ranch house in Fitchburg has new home owners just in time for the holidays thanks to Carlos Alvarado. 

For more information about real estate in the Madison and surrounding area,
please contact Carlos Alvarado, Principal Broker, at 608.438.6757, or

Madison Area Holiday Events 2017

Enjoy the season in and around Madison!

Lights, song, and plenty of holiday community events to celebrate this 2017 season.


Holiday Trolley – Free holiday trolley is available Saturday Dec. 9, 16 and 23, 2017 10 am to 4 pm. Up and down State Street and the capital square. Click here for details > 


Downtown Carolers – The holiday’s music made local by carolers Saturdays in December. 11 am and noon at Madison Children’s Museum and 1 pm at Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. View schedule >


Olbrich’s Holiday Express – This year Olbrich Garden has a special twist to its traditional display of trains as they take you back in time and cruise through the Wild Wild West including a miner’s gold camp and more. View details > 


Holiday Glow on Monroe St – Saturday Dec 9 starting at 11am. Santa visit, carolers, and books for holiday giving sale View details>


Capitol Christmas Tree – Stop by the capitol and see one of the tallest Christmas trees you will see this season. Typically around 40 ft! Over 1400 handmade ornaments, feet of garland and lights, and a historic train set at its base.


Get Your Ice Skates On! – At The Edgewater, you can ice skate with beautiful view of the lake at its 4,000 SqFt rink plus relax at The Icehouse with your favorite warm drink and snacks. View details >


Fantasy in Lights at Olin Park – Even if you grew up visiting Madison’s biggest light display, each year brings a new experience and updates. Lights go on 4pm daily through January 2, 2017. View details> 


Henry Vilas Zoo Lights – The zoo is not just for the summer! See it in a different light 5:30 pm to 9pm Sun, Thu, Fri and Saturdays through December 21, 2017 at 5:30 pm View details >


Christmas Stories at Overture Center – Take in the traditional holiday story at Madison’s Overture Center including The Nutcracker and A Christmas Carol. View ticket and event information>


Gingerbread Cookie fun at Madison Public Libraries – Stories, games and more throughout Madison’s libraires this December. View schedule and locations>


Around Madison:

Monona's Breakfast with Santa - Saturday Dec. 9, 2017 8am to 11am at Monona Community Center. View details> 


Monona's Candlelight Snowshoe Hike - Saturday Dec. 16, 2017 4:30 pm to 8pm. Enjoy beautiful lighting through the trails of Woodland Park,  Woodland Park, Aldo Leopold Nature Center, and Edna Taylor Conservancy, plus relax near a bonfire, enjoy hot chocolate and popcorn. View details> 


Stoughton Lights - Daily at 5:30 pm. Holiday lights set to holiday music at Stoughton Rotary Park - Corner of Sixth and Jefferson Streets


Oregon's Hann's Christmas Farm - Visiting a farm for the holidays is not just for Halloween! Hann’s Christmas Farm is a perfect spot to take in the holiday season. Admission is free 9am to 5pm through Dec 24. Dogs are welcome! View details> 


An Old World Christmas – at Old World Wisconsin, Saturday & Sunday, Dec 9 & 10, 10am to 4pm. Stroll through the 1880s Crossroads Village decorated for the holidays and horse-drawn 12pm to 3pm. View details> 


Seasons Greetings from the team at the Alvarado Group!

1626 Jefferson St, Madison, WI - Sold by Alvarado Real Estate Group

JUST SOLD! 1626 Jefferson Street, Madison, WI for $558,450.

4BD, 1.5 BA, 1944 SqFt + 750 SqFt unfinished third floor attic. This beautiful home is just off Monroe Street near Vilas Zoo in highly desired school district. Hardwood floors throughout, four large bedrooms on the second level, all with large closets, updated kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances and detached two car garage.

This home was listed and sold by Julie Colmar of The Alvarado Real Estate Group. To discuss buying or selling your home, please contact Julie Colmar today at 608-852-7336, or

Happy Clients of Alvarado Real Estate Group

Happy Client:
"Working with Kate at Alvarado was fabulous! She made the process of selling my home so straightforward and easy, and was such an advocate for me. The admin staff were quick to reply and happy to explain anything. I would highly recommend working with this team!"
- Jenny


This home was listed and marketed by Kate Weis, Broker Associate - AlvaradoReal Estate Group. If you'd like to discuss selling or buying a home, please contact Kate at 608-213-4203 or