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Today’s real estate market news and tips to keep you informed.

 

Perspective Matters When Selling Your House Today

Perspective Matters When Selling Your House Today

Does the latest news about the housing market have you questioning your plans to sell your house? If so, perspective is key. Here are some of the ways a trusted real estate professional can explain the shift that’s happening today and why it’s still a sellers’ market...

Watching the Stock Market? Check the Value of Your Home for Good News.

Watching the Stock Market? Check the Value of Your Home for Good News.

While watching the stock market recently may have started to feel pretty challenging, checking the value of your home should come as welcome relief in this volatile time. If you’re a homeowner, your net worth got a big boost over the past few years thanks to rising...

3 Tips for Buying a Home in Today’s Market

3 Tips for Buying a Home in Today’s Market

If you put off your home search at any point over the past two years, you may want to consider picking it back up based on today’s housing market conditions. Recent data shows the supply of homes for sale is increasing, giving buyers like you additional options. But...

Building Wealth Through Real Estate: Why Start Now?

Building Wealth Through Real Estate: Why Start Now?

Real estate is considered one of the most profitable sectors for short-term and long-term financial returns. Real property is also among the few assets rarely affected by inflation. Our local real estate market is seeing higher than normal inventory levels along with...

It’s (Finally) a Great Time to be a Homebuyer!

It’s (Finally) a Great Time to be a Homebuyer!

There’s no denying the housing market has delivered a fair share of challenges to homebuyers over the past two years. Two of the biggest hurdles homebuyers faced during the pandemic were the limited number of homes for sale and the intensity and frequency of bidding...

It’s a Great Time to Buy a Vacation Home

It’s a Great Time to Buy a Vacation Home

Wondering if purchasing a vacation home is a wise move this year? The answer is yes! The recent shift in the market has created a perfect opportunity for buyers to invest in vacation homes. You may be someone who looks forward to summer each year because it gives you...

Windermere’s Community Service Day 2022 in Bellevue, WA

Windermere’s Community Service Day 2022 in Bellevue, WA

Once a year, Windermere agents and staff dedicate a day of work to those in need. From senior centers to playgrounds, food banks, and more, these hands-on projects benefit a wide variety of community-based organizations. With more than one million hours of community...

Where Are Rates Headed & When is the Right Time to Sell (Or Buy)?

Where Are Rates Headed & When is the Right Time to Sell (Or Buy)?

Choosing when to sell your home or even think about buying a new one can be a big decision. It shouldn't be taken lightly. However, when it comes down to it, it’s helpful to look at the market and see where things are headed in order to make the most informed...

House Prices Soaring in the Greater Seattle/Eastside Area

House Prices Soaring in the Greater Seattle/Eastside Area

As tech companies expand and offer more jobs and opportunities, housing prices are booming in the Seattle suburbs. These startups and long-standing companies have found the Greater Seattle area a thriving place to do business. With low crime rates, favorable politics,...

Healthy Food and Recipes for Spring in the Pacific Northwest

Healthy Food and Recipes for Spring in the Pacific Northwest

Hey there, foodie! As we finally transition from dull winter mornings to bright summer days, it’s time to rejoice.  After all, the arrival of summer means an increase in fresh produce in the Pacific Northwest, including some of our favorite fruits and vegetables,...

Do You Love Your Home?

Do You Love Your Home?

Do you love the home you live in? Really think about it. How much you enjoy your home makes a bigger difference than most realize. Everything you know about work-life balance depends on your house being a place where you can relax and recharge. The amount your home...

What’s for dinner? Spring Salads in the Pacific Northwest

What’s for dinner? Spring Salads in the Pacific Northwest

Hello, my foodie friends! We’re finally creeping out of the winter months, and into the best time of the year for food in the Pacific Northwest. March kicks off the slow increase of fruits and veggies growing in the area, giving us tons of options for fresh, healthy,...

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