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Lake & Country | A Farmland Oasis

April 3, 2017 posted in Real Estate News by

A look into the home and life of Oprah’s former hairstylist, Andre Walker & partner David Simmons’ country estate. By: Julie Morse An oasis of comfort and beauty arises from a rolling expanse of cropland in bucolic East Troy, Wisconsin – a one-of-a-kind country home that reflects its owners’ deep love of both design and […]

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Welcome Diamond Mortgage

March 10, 2017 posted in Newsletters, Press Releases, Real Estate News by

Earlier this year, Keefe Real Estate entered into a strategic partnership with Diamond Residential Mortgage Company. Diamond has been a part of the Keefe family over the past two years and, moving forward, they will become an increasingly more prominent part of our office.

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Ring in the New Year

December 29, 2016 posted in Real Estate News by

If you’re still searching for the perfect New Year’s Eve plans, look no further! The Geneva Inn Enjoy a relaxing New Year’s Eve with the Geneva Inn.  Indulge in a luxurious six-course menu, celebrate with a midnight champagne toast and stay the night in one of The Geneva Inn’s beautiful rooms. Full package details below: […]

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A Story from Christmas Card Town

December 23, 2016 posted in Real Estate News by

“Why is Elkhorn called the Christmas Card Town? The title dates back to 1952, when the March of Time television series chose Elkhorn as the setting for one of its shows to feature a small American town during the Christmas season.”

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Gifts of the Heart

December 20, 2016 posted in Real Estate News by

The Legacy Tradition of Keefe Real Estate Janis L. Hartley A community is measured by the generosity it bestows upon those in need… With nearly 75 years of history, roots in farm auction and sales, and as a direct contributor to much of the major commercial and residential real estate development in the area for […]

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Letter from the Chairman

December 2, 2016 posted in Real Estate News by

At the close of this year, I will be ending my 40+ career as the Chief Executive Officer of Keefe Real Estate. It seems pretty incredible for me to say that, and even harder to imagine. However, my son Tom will be taking the reins, and I couldn’t be more proud or confident in his […]

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A Time to Give

November 29, 2016 posted in Keefe Kares, Real Estate News by

Here at Keefe Real Estate, we feel that it is important that we give back in a tangible and meaningful way to help improve the quality of life in the communities we serve. Though giving back has always been something we value, we started Keefe Foundation, Inc. in 2006 as a matching funds program. Since […]

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November 17, 2016 posted in Real Estate News by

Have you heard? When we heard we were so excited so we want to share the news with you! The Best of Walworth County 2016 results are out and we made the list: We are SO EXCITED TO be named as the #1 real estate company! To view the list of our award winning agents and […]

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October 27, 2016 posted in Real Estate News by

Not all things this hallows eve need to be spooky. In fact, some of the best photos in the area come during this time of year! So many beautiful and exciting things to do in Lake Geneva don’t all just revolve around Lake Geneva summers. The fall season in Lake Geneva allows many a traveler […]

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2016 TRICK or TREAT SCHEDULE (Walworth County)

October 6, 2016 posted in Real Estate News by

It’s that time of year… DING, DONG! Trick or treat! Little monsters, princesses and all sorts of costumed creatures will be roaming the streets of Walworth County looking for a delicious bite to eat! If you’re among the society of all Hallows Eve attendees have we saved the first treat for YOU… A list of […]

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