Selling Seattle Real Estate

May 7, 2012

April 2012 Real Estate Summary for the greater Seattle area

April 2012 Real Estate Summary for the greater Seattle area


Spring is in full swing! Many start planning moves in the Spring to avoid mid-school year disruptions. With the market conditions favorable to both buyers and sellers, now is the time to make YOUR plans. I would love to ...

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April 6, 2012

Seattle Area Real Estate Showing Sustainable Growth For Spring Market

 According to the NW MLS, members reported 9,126 pending sales during March, a year-over-year increase of nearly 21 percent. That total surpassed the previous month by 1,503 transactions (up 19.7 percent). Inventory is shrinking, mortgage rates are great and buyer confidence is on the rise. Compared to ...

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March 31, 2012

Time To Spruce Up Your Home To Sell? Do It Naturally – Tips From Accredited Staging Professionals


Spring has sprung. And with it comes a positive prediction for home sellers in the greater Seattle area. With inventory down and homes without third party liens harder to find, this Spring is shaping up to be great for sellers in our region.

The sun is shining  and all ...

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Jan. 18, 2012

Queen Anne Real Estate Market

Queen Anne real estate market has always been a hot one due to the highly desirable location and charming properties but it has never been hotter!  The combination of the attractive values and historically low mortgage rates is bringing a lot of buyers that were sidelined during the boom ...

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June 29, 2011

How Many Reasons to Use a Buyer’s Agent? Let’s Count!

How many reasons are there to use a buyer's agent?  I think these four are most compelling:

  1. The MLS allows agents to search through properties in richer ways than is available to the general public.
  2. Agents are constantly looking at properties and should be able to spot bargains or ...
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June 21, 2011

Why I Joined eXp Realty

Why I joined eXp Realty

I wasn't thinking of switching brokerages when I found eXp Realty.  I was searching on Google for "ways to get real estate leads". I had paid $50 per lead to a service that gave me no results.  Every person they called a "seller" lead wanted to refinance - not sell ...

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July 21, 2010

Home Green Home: energy efficient financing & homeowner goals

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Because of the growing demands for cleaner and safer buildings & interior environments, lenders are beginning to recognize the possibilities in "green financing" but for now, the efficiency of these mortgage options is ...

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June 30, 2010

What is 'Sewer Capacity Charge' in Seattle King County?

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This is an important county-wide assessment since 1990 on homes that are newly connected to the King County sewer system.  The charge is assumed by owners of newer builds, and it offsets costs for expanding the county ...

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June 11, 2010

Personal/Business Credit Restoration in WA and any state

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Well I don't know anyone with perfect credit these days.  Real Estate Agents are ready to work and put together contracts.  But the #1 message from Mortgage Companies over and ...

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June 7, 2010

Top 3 Reasons: List Your Home with eXp Realty in Seattle

1.  eXp Agents are trained to leverage the internet and technology in order to give your home maximum exposure.  80% of buyers start their search online and the number is growing.  Here in the NW, our technical team works overtime to ensure that when a buyer types ...

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