Real Estate in the beautiful Pacific Northwest from the perspective of a 24 year industry veteran who has worked herself up from Rookie, to Managing Broker to Brokerage owner. Seattle, Tacoma and all points in between!
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update: This post was written 6 years ago. It's also interesting to note the property which inspired this post was on the market for more than 5 years and never sold. I should have taken it as a sign when the listing agent told me that the property I was calling about was "very interesting". ...
As I've shared with many clients, once the decision to sell your home has been made, it stops being "your home" and becomes "the house" or "the product" we will be marketing. Suzanne Otto or Twenty Six Designs Staging out of Bucks County PA shares some insight into the difference between Staging ...
Infographic South King County Real Estate Sales | 2014 YTD-September South King County Real Estate Sold 2014 YTD-September
98038 Real Estate Maple Valley Home Sales Closed Real Estate sales for Single Family Homes in the greater Maple Valley market area through the month of September 2014 dropped from their peak in August. Sales numbers are fairly on par with totals for 2013 over the same time frame. Generally spe...
Maple Valley WA Fun Facts for Real Estate sold YTD through August 2014 A bedroom community approximately 20 miles SouthEast of Seattle, the Maple Valley area had 682 Single family homes close from January -August 2014. View the complete market report for homes in Maple Valley online. Now for th...
21036 196th Ave SE Renton, WA 98058 located with Maple Valley's Tahoma School District! First time ever on the market, this 1960 built home is situated on 7.2 private acres in the Peter Grubb Rd area near Shadow Lake. Meticulously maintained over the years, this solid 3 BR 1.75 BA '60s construc...
11904 SE 228th PL Kent, WA 98031 The price on this Fannie Mae Short Sale has just been adjusted to $249,950! Over 1900 square feet 3 Bedroom plus main floor office/Den AND 3 Car Garage! Bring your toolbox and imagination this one has equity opportunities galore!
A colleague approached me the other day to ask if I would brainstorm with her prior to a listing appointment. The sellers were interviewing other agents, one of whom worked for a company offering a hefty commission discount. “Any ideas on how I can compete with that?” she asked. I answered...
Maple Valley Single Family Home Sales Report for the month of July 2014 (Keep in mind homes closed in July were contracts likely written in May or June) # Units: 65 Lowest Price: $163,500 Highest Price: $1,135,250 Average Days on Market: 33 days Short Sales: 1 Bank Owned: 2 Fun fact: Larges...
Do you remember your first House Crush?? Were you driving by or walking through or maybe just looking online? My first real estate crush was before I even held my first job. My parents were house hunting and we went to an open house in Morrow Ohio where we walked through an old 1800's farm house...