Rent v. Buy?
The best Rent v. Buy Calculator I have seen. Allows the user to manipulate a startling number of variables. Provided by the New York Times.
A dot Density map of Renters versus Owner Occupants.
Madison School info:
Madison School district map.
Madison Schools by Name
School Report cards provided by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. At the top of the page you may select the district and the year you are looking for.
Racial Demographic Map provided by The Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of Virginia. And this is an explanation of the methodology behind the creation of the map.
Congressional dot map, showing the results of the 208 Presidntial election, and an explanation of the methodology and meaning behind this map. Mostly this is useful for seeing which way a neighborhood leans politically. Don’t worry, it’s Madison, they are liberal.
Crime Statistics Map from the Madison Police Department
Information about Specific Homes
MGE Average energy use form:
Property Assessment Appeal Guide
Life in Madison:
Still to come!
Guide to the Home Buying Process
Timeline for packing / moving Checklist
Ways to take title – UW planning guide