Kates Seattle Real Estate Blog

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Wondering what projects pay off when you plan to sell your home and are considering remodeling?  Recouping costs varies from state to state and city to city.  In the Seattle area, you'll get more bang for your buck with mid-range projects versus upscale remodels for your kitchen and baths: On ave...
I get a lot of questions about property tax assessment valuations. The King County Official Property Value Notices start coming out in April and you have only 2 months from the date of receipt to appeal your taxes, so let me give you an idea of how that works. Here's how property valuation is cal...
March 20 I climbed 1,311 stairs.  It was my 15th consecutive year of donating my lungs for the Big Climb for Leukemia.  I had a team of three this year ... sometimes I do it on my own but it's my way to stay in shape by training all year.  We raised close to $1,000. The climb is at the Columbia T...
King County: MEDIAN PRICE:   $354,950DOWN 13% FROM LAST YEARINVENTORY: 104118.7 MONTH SUPPLY 12% of sales are Short Sales and Foreclosures.AVERAGE MARKET TIME: 118 days Median Prices for houses are still looking stable around different neighborhoods. These prices are compared to a year ago:   Nor...

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