Laurelhurst Real Estate Average Sales Price Vs Median Home Sales Price Interesting looking at the average Laurelhurst home prices vs median Laurelhurst home prices on sold homes on Trendgraphix ending October 2010.  If you look at the average price of Laurelhurst homes that sold ending in October, the numbers ar eslightly skewed based on the larger Laurelhurst waterfront […]

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Seattle real estate has definitely slowed down this year although I am still pretty busy, but I like to read all of the local posts and articles on what is going on out there. The title of this one from The Seattle Post-Intelligencer was pretty negative, but really is a good argument on why we […]

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Selling Seattle real estate and being the best Seattle real estate agent that I can be involves using the best tools I can find. Finding the tools that help me be more efficient with my clients is in everyone’s best interest: So in that spirit, here are a few of my favorite things! These are […]

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I I haven’t always been one of those Realtors who is hot on new construction. The plain truth is that in a stronger Seattle real estate market new construction wasn’t always the best deal. In fact, Seattle buyers who insisted on new construction usually paid a premium for it. There simply was not much in […]

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Short sales are popping up more and more across the Seattle area. Buyers need to be aware of whether not a potential property is a short sale because the offer process is quite different. Here is the NWMLS definition of a short sale: “A “Short Sale” is a sale that does not produce sufficient funds […]

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Seattle real estate has softened, but we certainly are not “in the tank” as I read another broker put it. Instead, the 2008 market is very different, and those who are used to the easy flow of the past few years need to step up to a different ball field. This includes all parties to […]

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Seattle, down payments are back! This is how our parents and grandparents bought a house, and now having a down payment is a must when it comes to qualifying for a good loan! But where to find the money? Well, the first thing you should do is talk to a good Seattle lender – find […]

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I absolutely love Seattle real estate – moving to Seattle is one of the best choices a buyer can make! Although the Seattle real estate market has softened up a bit, the Puget Sound in general has so much going for it to make it an obvious choice for relocation. Different ways to purchase real […]

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