How to Stage Your Home to Sell

Staging a Home

Today’s home buyers are in a position that allows them access to your home before you even know they are interested in a possible purchase. With the popularity of online listings, a potential home buyer can view photographs that highlight the beauty (or disarray) of your home without the need to leave the comfort of … Continued

Halloween Events on Whidbey Island WA – 2018

Halloween cookies

It’s the time of year when spooky vibes are in the air and scares are everywhere on Whidbey Island! There are haunted houses, trick-or-treat trails, concerts, pumpkin patches, hay rides, and more! Check out these Halloween Events on Whidbey Island for 2018. Creepy Concert & CarnivalMonster Mash 2018Black Cat Halloween BallSpooktacular LangleyHalloween HowlThe Haunting of … Continued

10 Reasons to Love Whidbey Island

Whidbey Island is a wonderful vacation destination, but we wouldn’t be surprised if you decided it was the perfect place to call home. People often come for a visit and decide to make it their home or second home. Whidbey Island is a great place to consider for retirement. Let’s take a closer look at … Continued

Island County Real Estate Market Report – October 2018

market report

Here’s a look at the Island County Real Estate Market for October 2018. According to statistics released by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, the number of new listings added to the market slowed last month. Let’s take a closer look at the Island County market trends. A Look at Housing StatsWhat Does this Data Mean?What … Continued

Getting a Pre-Appraisal When Selling a House

Home-Appraisal

One of the most important things you to do to help ensure your success when selling a home is to make sure you set the asking price correctly from the start. You want to make sure you won’t have to lower the price to catch the attention of potential buyers. Pricing your home too high … Continued

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