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We all know that short sales can take much longer than traditional real estate transactions. I feel like I just closed the granddaddy of them all. Before you say "a short sale should never take this long", keep in mind that I've been through numerous 3rd party negotiators who clai...
Waterfront Home of the Day: 4224 Hunts Point Rd, Hunts Point WA 98004Sold: $5,500,000 on 07/13/2010 4 beds, 3.5 baths, 4,030 sq ft
Waterfront Home of the Day: 4014 Hunts Point Rd, Hunts Point WA 98004 Sold: $7,950,000 on 03/05/2010 4 beds 4 baths, 4,710 sq ft
4344 Hunts Point Rd, Hunts Point WASold: $11,280,000 03/16/2010 5 beds, 6.25 baths, 8,300 square feet
Selling a home in the winter? Most homeowners list their home in the Spring, as the majority of sales happen in Spring and Summer. If the home hasn't sold by the end of November, it's yanked off the market for 3 months and relisted in March. So, why list a home for sale in the winter? The...
"You get what you pay for." How many times have you heard someone say this? People use it to support their salaries, pricing, commissions, etc. It's one of the top-tier cliches in the American lexicon, and I'm here to tell you that it's also one of the worst pieces of advi...
Mercer Island Docks and Permits Building and maintaining waterfront docks and moorage in Mercer Island can be a complicated process. Property owners must comply with city, state, and federal agencies to make sure that the permitting process and all applicable regulations are followed. There are a...
Six Mercer Island waterfront homes were sold in October, a surprisingly busy fall month of sales with four of the homes selling in under a week. This follows a strong September which had four waterfront real estate sales on the island. The waterfront homes were spread evenly around Mercer Island,...
A single Kirkland waterfront home was sold in October, on the northern shore of Juanita Bay. The South by Southwest-facing home is located on Juanita Drive, on some of the calmest waters of Lake Washington. This short sale real estate transaction was originally listed at $1.8 million, and sold af...
There was just one waterfront Bellevue home sold during October 2010. While Eastside waterfront home sales were strong in September, we saw a bit of a dip in October. Sales of waterfront real estate in Seattle were still fairly strong during the same month. The West Lake Sammamish property is a 3...