Monthly Archives: September 2012

Home Prices Signal Recovery May Be Here

According to CNNMoney, a sharp boost in home prices during the spring may signal a recovery is on its way for the US housing market. National home price indexes are on the rise in comparison to the beginning of 2012, predicting a market turn around for 2013. Positive industry reports also include an increase in […]

In Spite of Media Reports, Banks Want to Lend

By Wenda Roycraft Guest Columnist While recent national media coverage may have you thinking otherwise, making loans is what banks do. This is especially true for locally based community banks, which provide the capital that fuels the startup and growth of many small- and medium-sized businesses throughout Northeast Wisconsin. Those loans have great benefits for […]