Real Estate Tips

6 Tips for New Homeowners

Signing the final paperwork and receiving the keys to your new home marks an exciting transition from the end of the transaction process into homeownership, and can often be accompanied by a sense of uncertainty at what to do next. As a recent article published by Seattle Times outlines, “the...

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Eastside Update: Bellevue’s Median Home Prices Rise as Microsoft Announces Redmond Campus Expansion

The Eastside has made numerous headlines in recent weeks, from median home prices that continue to skyrocket, to Microsoft’s major announcement of an expansion and renovation at its Redmond campus. As a Bellevue Reporter article outlines, the region has seen its typical autumn/winter slowdown, as the number of homes on...

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Event Re-Cap: The 2017 WA REALTORS® Conference

In late September, real estate agents from around Washington state gathered together at the 2017 Washington REALTORS® Fall Business Conference. I was joined by my fellow Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) brokers Bob Wold and Jason Gibbons, along with our Seattle Branch Manager and Designated Broker, Michael X. Ford. The...

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Inman Weighs in on Why Sellers Should Exercise Caution When Considering “For Sale By Owner”

A recent article published on Inman outlines the top reasons why a potential seller should reconsider listing For Sale by Owner (FSBO), highlighting potential issues from hidden costs and fees to the complications of the transaction process and saving oneself the headache of investing the time it takes to properly...

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