Discover Waukesha WI – a place that combines a charming small town feel with excellent amenities of the big city.
The name “Waukesha” is an Anglicization of the Potawatomi name “Wau-tsha,”. The name comes from the first leader of the local tribe during the first European settlement in the area in 1834.
The part of Wisconsin that Waukesha County occupies was a part of Michigan Territory when Milwaukee County was organized in September 1834. In January 1846, part of Milwaukee County was split off into Waukesha County.
The county has a total area of 581 square miles, of which 550 square miles is land and 31 square miles is water.
Waukesha County is a great place if you’re looking for quality of life, good neighborhoods, cultural activities and stable families.
And that’s not all! The northwestern corner of Waukesha County is also referred to as “Lake Country” by local residents because of its large number of lakes. This includes Pewaukee, Delafield, Hartland, Merton, Nashotah, Chenequa, Okauchee Lake, Oconomowoc, Summit, and Lac La Belle.
Beautiful home options to choose from in Waukesha County WI!
The county of Waukesha WI has great homes for sale at a reasonable price!
Looking for condos? You’ll find beautiful ones in the areas of Delafield and a lot more in Pewaukee. The condos in Pewaukee are very famous for their magnificent lake views! Prices range from $63,000 to $900,000.
If you’re looking for luxurious single-family homes, there’s a lot to be seen in Waukesha County.
Waukesha County homes for sale boast unbelievable quality & craftsmanship, both in their interior and exterior features. These homes are oversized with living spaces that reach as high as 17,000 sq. ft.
You’ll definitely fall in love at the sight of these homes and more when you see the magnificent views from their locations!
Whatever you might be looking for, Waukesha County is sure to please!
You and your family can enjoy all the amenities of Waukesha County WI!
Do you want entertainment? About half an hour west in Jefferson is the Highway 18 Drive-in movie theater. You and your family can spend family time watching movies with excellent food from the Snack Booth nearby.
There’s also Six Flags Great America and the Wisconsin Dells. Six Flags is a great amusement park with many rides and attractions. The Wisconsin Dells is a tourist based area, which is the Waterpark Capital of the United States.
Ball courts, bowling centers, ice skating, indoor golf, laser tag and rock climbing are just a few more amenities that the county of Waukesha WI has to offer.
One thing’s for sure, you’ll never run out of things to do when you decide to live here in Waukesha County!
To know more about Waukesha County, you can talk to me, Kristin Johnston. Here is my website www.KristinJohnston.com/about where you can learn more about me and what I can do for you!
Market Report for July 2017
Currently, there are 939 homes for sale in Waukesha County WI. The average list price of the homes is $330,562
Homes for Sale in Waukesha County WI:
- 939 Homes — Traditional Sales — Average List price: $334,994
- 12 Short Sale Properties
- 17 Bank Owned/REO Properties
There have been 680 homes sold since July 1 2017 in Waukesha County, WI. 103 were listed and sold by the same company, and 577 were sold through a co-broke.
The average days of the homes on the market were 66 days. The average sale price to list price is 97.83%.
Call me or text me, Kristin Johnston, today at 414-254-6647 for your FREE home evaluation.
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With my extensive knowledge in listing, selling, and buying homes, my hands-on skill of investment properties, and my knowledge of the Waukesha County area, you are sure to sleep well at night knowing that all your real estate needs and concerns are in great hands.