West Seattle

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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May 2, 2012

Seattle Built Green Listings For May 2012

 

Happy May! Spring is the start of  a busy season for home buyers and home sellers. This Spring is no exception with the greater Seattle market heating up. Currently there are 50 Built Green homes on the market in Seattle. The highest priced property is in Leschi listed at ...

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April 24, 2012

It’s Rose Tonic Time In The Greater Seattle Area

 

Roses. One of the most beautiful flowers in the world. Roses are symbolic of so many emotions. Different colors represent different sentiments.

It’s that time of year around the greater Seattle/Everett region. If you have not done so yet, it is time to prune back your roses by ...

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April 6, 2012

Luxury Waterfront Homes Sold Last 6 Months in Seattle

Sound View with sailboat and the Olympics 

Good Afternoon, Seattle!  What a wonderful spring, with so much sunny weather and opportunities to experience our beautiful environment.  Every morning when I drive Daniel to school there is one little hill I go over where the Sound and the Olympics are spread out before us in ...

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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. 21, 2011

Alaskan Way Viaduct Closure Survival Guide

Alakan Way Viaduct Closure Survival Guide

 

Ready or not, the Alaskan way viaduct closure is planned for October 21-31st.  One of the well travelled roads and a great alternative to I-5, commuters of all vehicles are panicking even for this short nine day closure.  This is ...

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