NWMLS Stats for Marc...

Just looking at some quick numbers from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. These numbers are for single family homes and condos (no manufactured homes). As of this morning, there were 1,088 homes for sale; 109 are bank-owned and 98 are short sales. Homes sold in March:  218 Currently...

Baby Boomers and Rea...

According to a recent article by Denise Lones in the Washington Realtors “RE Magazine”, nearly 10,000 Baby Boomers will turn 65 each and every day for the next 17 years. Many are facing changing family needs including aging parents, children coming back to the nest and health...

Make Your Home ̶...

As a follow up to my January blog, “Make Your Home Inspection Ready”, I wanted to also include a few suggestions from Brendan Marchant with Pillar to Post Home Inspections (Olympia, WA). Here are some tips for home sellers for the day of inspection: Allow sufficient time for the...

Housing Data 2013

  Looks like 2013 was a pretty good year for home sales, according to the Northwest Multiple Listing Service (NWMLS). Closed sales were up almost 17 percent over 2012. Measured by dollars, last year’s sales of single family homes and condos were valued at nearly $25.5 billion, up 27.4...

Harstene Island Wate...

Imagine captivating year-round Sunsets at the waters edge! This custom, exquisitely designed home was built for entertaining. Every room takes full advantage of the water view. Step into this home to a superb grand entrance with views — descend the grand staircase to the main open living...