Best Places to Live: Waukesha, Wisconsin
Located in Southwest Wisconsin, Waukesha is nothing short of a hidden gem. Voted as one of Money Magazine’s 100 Best Places to Live in 2012, Waukesha is located about a half hour away from Milwaukee and only two hours from Chicago. The town recently helped fund two major corporations and allowed them to expand, creating 300 new jobs in the area.
With a population just over 70,000, Waukesha is a large community. Throughout the summer the city streets buzz with events and festivals. In 2013 Waukesha was selected by Gibson as one of their Guitar Towns. Throughout the year murals and model guitars have been on display throughout the city. The Guitar Town project raises money for various charities.
It is relatively affordable to live in Waukesha. The average home price is below $200,000. A very family friendly community, many people look at Waukesha as the perfect place to start a family. Ranked as one of the America’s Promise Alliance’s top communities for young people, there is something for everyone at any age. If you are looking for a home and need a mortgage in Waukesha, or anywhere else in Wisconsin, feel free to contact United Home Loans for a pre-approval or with any other questions you may have.
There are a lot of choices to make when choosing your mortgage program. A qualified mortgage banker with United Home Loans will be more than happy to work with you to find the best fit. Wisconsin Conventional Mortgage Rates
WI 30Yr conventional mortgage as of August 13, 2013 4.375%/4.416 APR
WI 15Yr conventional mortgage as of August 13, 2013 3.375%/3.445 APR
WI 5/1 ARM conventional mortgage as of August 13, 2013 3.375%/2.950 APR
WI 7/1 ARM conventional mortgage as of August 13, 2013 3.750%/3.207 APR
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