Snohomish

Sept. 10, 2012

Affordable Houses Brought within Reach of Seattle by Ferry

 

The Wenatchee Departing Seattle

The Wenatchee Departing Seattle

Washington State Ferries

The Washington State Ferry System connects Seattle and the nearby mainland to the many islands and peninsulas around Puget Sound.  Residents rely on the system to connect them to centers of employment and commerce.  Seattleites ride the ferries to reach recreational opportunities ...

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May 17, 2012

Farmers Market Guide For The Greater Seattle Area

 

It’s mid-May and our region’s Farmer’s Markets are opening for business.

Even though the region is home to a number of fabulous year-round markets, most locations are seasonal. Do you enjoy eating fresh and local? Our farmers markets support many local farmers as well as provide a great place ...

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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 2, 2012

New Listing: Remodeled Edmonds Starter Home at Walking Distance to Waterfront Park

Edmonds Remodeled House

Edmonds Remodeled House

The neighbors are impressed by the result of our renovation project in the Edmonds Meadowdale neighborhood, where we took the ugliest house imaginable and made it shine.  The compact, efficient floor plan includes 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, large living and family rooms, a great kitchen with ...

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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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March 2, 2012

HARP 2.0 Coming March 2012 Facts and Fiction

 

The new  enhanced HARP 2.0 is slated to be available March 19th. There are so many misconceptions about this new program floating around that I thought it was prudent to sift facts from fiction.

  1. Does my loan have to be backed by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac to ...
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Jan. 10, 2012

Big Box Real Estate Companies vs. Smaller Companies-What's the difference?

What's in a name?  A Buyer's perspective

It occurs to me that there are some definite differences between the big box real estate companies that you always see in the media and the smaller firms that are in the market.  The big firms make you fit ...

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Oct. 30, 2011

Visit Pumpkin Patch and Corn Mazes in Snohomish!

wagonfull of pumpkins 

There could not have been a better day for our Corn Patch adventure in Snohomish. The maze seemed to go on for ever, the patch full of pumpkins to choose from was wide and there were red wagons to pull over the ruts and between the rows.  We ...

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Oct. 17, 2011

How 2 Colleges In The Greater Seattle Region Are Saving The Planet

It’s well and good to learn from a lecture. But rarely is a lecture life-changing.

Washington is called the evergreen state. We love our trees, the great outdoors and our planet. We are a hardy people. And we have two universities (colleges) that are in the top 10 for sustainable ...

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Oct. 7, 2011

October Means Pumpkins, Fall Clean-Up And Cool Temperatures Around The Greater Seattle Area

I love Fall. The cooler weather feels so refreshing and everything is so green here in the Pacific Northwest. But it means that the wet, cold winter is not far behind. There is much to do around our homes and gardens to prepare for Winter, and this year is suppose ...

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