What Comes with a House You Buy

Home Buying Process

There are times when you may come across a home that is so suited to your style that you wish it came fully furnished with all the décor and furniture. Unfortunately, this is not typical. How do you know what comes with a house you buy? That can vary depending on the home, the owner, … Continued

Things to Do in Fall in Seattle & Nearby Areas

Occidental Park

Looking for something fun to do as the seasons change? Seattle and nearby areas have plenty of offering that include everything from hay rides to classical music concerts. Plan a fun and exciting adventure that is suited for all the beauty that comes with Autumn days and nights. Festivals & EventsPumpkin Patches & Corn MazesConcerts … Continued

Guide to the Home Buying Process

Home Buying Process

The home buying process doesn’t have to be complicated and stressful. Keep the excitement of buying your new home alive by getting to know the basics involved. Let’s take a closer look before you begin your next property search. What comes with the house you buy?How do I buy a house with a real estate … Continued

Island County Real Estate Market Report – September 2018

Here’s a look at the Island County Real Estate Market for September 2018. According to statistics released by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, the median sale price of single-family homes and condominiums increased when compared to this same time last year. Let’s take a closer look at the Island County market trends. A Look at … Continued

How to Sell Your House Fast

Sell You Home Fast

When you sell a house, you have two goals in mind. You want to sell your house fast and you want to bring in the biggest return on your investment. Understanding the home selling process can help build a successful experience. Have a Pre-AppraisalStage ItChoose the Right AgentPrice It RightMarket ItOffer a Home WarrantyAllow for … Continued

Things to Do for Halloween in Seattle

Halloween - Lighted Pumpkin

Seattle is one of the best places to spend the Halloween, not only because the people are lively and the weather favorable around the October, but also the wide range of events and other offerings. There’s trick-or-treating for kids and fun-filled community fairs to spooky adult haunted houses and everything in between. If you happen … Continued

Island County Real Estate Market Report – August 2018

Here’s a look at the Island County Real Estate Market for August 2018. According to statistics released by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, the median sale price of single-family homes and condominiums has increased since this time last year. Let’s take a closer look at the Island County market trends. A Look at Housing StatsWhat … Continued

Getting Your Home Market Ready

Kitchen Dining Area

Getting your home ready to list for sale is no easy task. As a matter of fact, preparing your property to go to market is a collection of big and small tasks that can be time-consuming, energy-draining, and all-out frustrating. However, if you have an idea of what you’re working toward, and outline the steps … Continued

6 Steps to Selling Your Home

Choosing to list your house for sale can be difficult, but knowing what to do next can be even more challenging. Even in best-case scenarios, real estate transactions are time-consuming and complicated. However, the more you know and the better prepared you are, the smoother experience you’ll have when selling your home. Here are six … Continued

Closing Costs to Buyers

When you’re preparing to purchase your starter home, you may be in for an unpleasant surprise if you’re not familiar with closing costs. Closing costs is a term the envelops the fees of all the services provided throughout the real estate transaction. Some of these expenses might seem obvious, while you may not have thought … Continued