Real Estate Blog2017-01-02T10:57:36-08:00

Market Update – December 2019

Every month we compile an official report pulling numbers ranging from the number of homes sold to average days a house spends on the market. To make this information more accessible for you, we will be pulling the data and putting together a market report

Best Christmas Tree Farms in the PNW

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree, how lovely are you branches! If you haven't already picked up your tree, we're here to help you find the perfect one - we've rounded up some of our favorite tree farms in the area.  King County Carpinito Brothers

Redfin’s 2020 Market Predictions Recap

We wanted to update you on a 2020 prediction of our market from Redfin team of economists. We predict the housing market will be more competitive in 2020 as the cooldown that began in the second half of 2018 comes to an end. Prediction #1:

Market Update – November 2019

Every month we compile an official report pulling numbers ranging from the number of homes sold to average days a house spends on the market. To make this information more accessible for you, we will be pulling the data and putting together a market report

VA Loan Changes Coming in 2020

There are some big changes to the VA loan program coming in 2020.  New federal legislation was signed this year regarding the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019. The new law addresses the expansion of VA disability benefits for Agent Orange exposure to those

Market Update – October 2019

Every month we compile an official report pulling numbers ranging from the number of homes sold to average days a house spends on the market. Fall is still an active season here in the PNW real estate market. To make this information more accessible for

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Well if the weather forecast didn't tell you already - we are deep into the fall season, or 'The Big Dark' here in the PNW. As the seasons change it's a great reminder to put some TLC into your home and work through a checklist

Market Update – September 2019

Every month we compile an official report pulling numbers ranging from the number of homes sold to average days a house spends on the market. Fall is still busy season and we're seeing homes hit the market, and selling FAST. To make this information more

Best Pumpkin Patches in the PNW

It’s October, and you know what that means - pumpkins, cider, Halloween, Costco pumpkin pie - we love it all! Pumpkin patches are one of our favorite ways to truly embrace the month of October (and take some amazing family photos). Thankfully, we have a

7 Tips for Buying and Selling at the SAME time.

Last week we opened up 'question and answer' on our Instagram - we received SO many amazing questions from followers! We realized there are a lot of questions out there & a lot of people who probably wondering the same thing. Today we discuss one

Market Update – August 2019

Every month we compile an official report pulling numbers ranging from the number of homes sold to average days a house spends on the market. It's busy season and we're seeing more and more homes hit the market, and selling FAST. To make this information

SOLD: FIRCREST – 105 Birch Street

$339,900 PRICE 3 BEDROOMS 2.5 BATHROOMS 1628 SQUARE FEET Beautiful, bright & spacious, this 3 bed 2.5 bath Fircrest Commons Townhome boasts high ceilings, gas fireplace, main floor open concept

Market Update – July 2019

Every month we compile an official report pulling numbers ranging from the number of homes sold to average days a house spends on the market. It's busy season and we're seeing more and more homes hit the market, and selling FAST. To make this information

Before & After: Condo in Seattle

  A good Before and After is one of our favorite things (along with closing days, touring old homes, and puppies). It's such a satisfying feeling for our sellers who get to see how far some minor updates, mindful staging, and great photos makes their

10 Steps to Homeownership

Buying a house can sometimes feel like an intimidating, complicated and confusing process -  but that's because it is! A lot of our clients tell a similar story - they have been thinking about buying a home for awhile now, they've wanted to stop renting