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News: Dec. 28, 2015: Rents rose 11.2% in 2015 - !!
Dec. 27, 2015: Zillow itself says its Zestimates are quite innacurate.
Dec. 24, 2015: Newest Crib Notes column on the 2016 economic forecast, HALA and boomers.
Dec. 16, 2015: Economist Matthew Gardner on the start of interest rates rising.
Nov. 19, 2015: Crib Notes shows how to get something from housing market stats.
If we met at an open house, click here for "what next."
Nov. 9, 2015: Our next cool free "Shredding Event" (and electronics recycling) is Sat., Nov. 14, at our office.
Oct. 31, 2015: Crib Notes examines Seattle's soul and concludes ...
Oct. 30, 2015: We listed #102 in Arboretum View, (1-bed, 1-ba). Under contract, closes soon. 25th & Madison.
Oct. 7, 2015: We listed #601 in the Arboretum View condos (2-bed, 2-ba). Multiple bids after 1 week and in contract,
Sept. 30, 2015: Closing soon too: Freshly listed light-filled Mid-Century Modern on Marine View Drive. Super-cool digital floor plan w embedded photos.
Sept. 11, 2015: Another happy client, with some "instant equity."
Aug. 27, 2015: In short, the Seattle real estate market remains super tight. It's a fast-moving extreme sellers market with pre-inspections, multiple offers on the "review date" and high-and-still-rising prices. That means: For Sellers, "it's time;" For Buyers, prepare well and you can score.
Redfin keeps learning why brokerage is like this. See The Seattle Times article here.
"Seattle attached to town homes in record numbers." See The Seattle Times article here.
"Rents Rising, Even With All Those New Apartment Buildings." - Read article and year-end 2014 rental stats here.
A detailed look at changes in Capitol Hill
Seattle Times: Very good look at 2015, driven by millennials.
Start of 2015: Important market stats
Save money on your energy bill now and for years to come. Here's how.
Updated: Seattle area statistics you must know. View here.
If you haven't started prep on winterizing your home, there's still time. Find out How to Winterize Your Home.
The viaduct is scheduled to be torn down in 2016 and "Park My Viaduct" wants to preserve the upper deck. See more of the DJC article here.
Housing frenzy calms down. See Seattle Times article here.
The Seahawks' first-ever regular season game as reigning Super Bowl champs is this eve 9/4/14. Here's the schedule for the year ... until the playoffs! Enjoy!
We produce a monthly newspaper column about residential real estate called "Crib Notes". It's the Northwest's only such column. To see the latest column, "Live-work units work", click here. To see archived columns, click here.
Good Read: Is Seattle's "gayborhood" vanishing?
Interactive Map: What does YOUR neighborhood say about you?
The Seattle Times: "Region's home prices quickly returning to pre-crisis highs".
JUST SOLD: $797k atop Queen Anne. See Happy Clients....
NEW: Distinctive loft townhomes at 19th & Republican, called Urban Steps.
Sold: 3-br Montlake listing!! See 2225 E. North St. in featured listings to right.
Sold: Superb 2-br view condo on Phinney Ridge. Details.
If I met you at an open house, click here.
Sold in 1 week: $1.2M 4-bedroom 1-yr-old home on west slope above Arboretum. Photos etc.
Click here for the July 2013 Real Estate Market Update!
Sold listing: Impeccable 2+bedroom townhome a mile from downtown Seattle. The Listing.
Sold: Fully renovated 3-br North Beacon Hill home for $422,000.
Sold: 2,500-sf home on a large lot on west side of Beacon Hill for $425,000.