How Are Market Fluctuations Affecting Seattle Home Sellers?

Recent stock market volatility has been the source of intense speculation among real estate experts. The next recession may or may not be around the corner which leaves many to wonder: what are the implications for buying and selling in today’s hottest markets? The Pacific Northwest housing market is on fire.  If you own a … Continued

Relocating For Work? Advice For Seattle Homeowners

Congratulations on the new job! Seattle will be sorry to see you go. And don’t worry, the rain will still be here when you come back for a visit. If you are a Seattle homeowner faced with the daunting task of relocating for work, it’s time to… get to work! There are so many important … Continued

How To Sell Everything Before Selling Your Home

You learn a lot when you decide to sell a home. You learn that real estate is a challenging landscape. You learn that buyers are unpredictable and the process of finding the “right” one can be challenging. If there’s one thing that everybody learns but nobody talks about, it’s this: You have a lot of … Continued

Should I Trust Zillow to Determine My House Value in Seattle

An old adage in real estate sales is “your home is worth what someone is willing to buy it for.” This suggests that there are many different factors, some arbitrary that go into the valuing of a home. In today’s internet savvy world, many look to industry leader Zillow for information. But the questions is, … Continued

4 Moving Tips For Home Sellers

No matter how you go about it, selling a home involves prioritizing and organizing many things at once. You’re finally ready to put up that for-sale sign, or start talking to buyers, and you suddenly realize: you haven’t given one thought to actually moving out yourself. It’s easy to be overwhelmed. These moving tips will … Continued

5 Ways to Handle Horrible Tenants

Horrible tenants come in all forms. There are ones who consistently fail to pay their rent on time. Then there are ones who forget to tell you about the black mold growing in the basement or who scream obscenities at 1 a.m. Regardless of the offense, one thing’s for sure. Horrible tenants are tough to … Continued