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2010 

Dear Nightmare Transaction, I can't really say when you started to go "bad" and show your dark side. Maybe it was when the original selling agent, who had a relationship with the buyer, decided to leave the business and you forced me to step in mid-stream. Maybe it was when the 3rd party negotiat...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Despite a mild weather forecast for this 4th of July weekend, I know there are many local Maple Valley families planning celebrations; bbq's, picnics and for some, fireworks! If you live in outside the city limits (Unincorporated King County), fireworks are permissible ONLY on July 4th and can on...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Maple Valley WA Single Family home sales and market information as of 6/28/2010 Average Sales Price: Inventory: This graph demonstrates the number of active listings within the Tahoma School District boundaries compared to those in Escrow (Pending) and those closed within the last 6 months.   It...
Posted almost 4 years ago
There have been 27 REO properties sold and closed in Maple Valley, WA in the last 6 months. Half of those sold for $244,000 or less and the highest priced sale was $685,000. What's noteworthy is the Sales Price to List Price ratio. Many buyers think they are going to be able to negotiate deep dis...
Posted almost 4 years ago
If you're out and about in Maple Valley this coming Saturday, please stop by for our 1st annual Little Miracles garage (parking lot) sale. Over the last four years we have raised over $250,000 for Children's Miracle Network through our annual dinner auction but we are branching out and looking fo...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Maple Valley is blessed with several small, peaceful, picturesque lakes within it's community.  Lake Lucerne, a sister to Pipe Lake (connected through a small channel) is located  in the South Western portion of Maple Valley and is an oasis of peace and quiet in the heart of the City. The surface...
Posted almost 4 years ago
There have been 108 Single family homes sold in Kent for the month of May. The lowest priced home sold was $136,000 and the highest price was $575,000. The median sales price for all homes sold was $260,000 and the average days on market for these listings was 69 days.   Kent Homes Sold Year to D...
Posted almost 4 years ago
There have been 0 homes sold in the month of May in Ravensdale.  There have been 9 Single family homes sold in Ravensdale so far this year through May 31st*.  The lowest priced home sold was $90,000 and the highest price was $555,000. The median sales price for all homes sold was $285,000 and the...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Just Sold in Maple Woods! We successfully negotiated a short sale on this 5 Bedroom home in the Maple Woods community of Maple Valley, WA. From the time the offer was received to short sale approval was approximately 5 weeks. Short sales are a viable option to foreclosure for many families who ha...
Posted almost 4 years ago
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