Seattle Real Estate Market Update April 2024

April 2024 Seattle Real Estate Market Update – Don’t Miss The Latest!

Welcome to the April 2024 Seattle Real Estate Market Overview, your definitive guide to navigating the bustling real estate landscape in the Emerald City. As the spring season unfolds, the Seattle real estate market continues to capture attention with its dynamic trends and evolving opportunities. Whether you’re a seasoned investor, a prospective homeowner, or a … Continued
Pros and Cons of Living in Seattle

Living in Seattle: Pros and Cons of Living in The Emerald City

Welcome to “Living in Seattle: Pros and Cons of Living in The Emerald City,” where we embark on a journey to explore the multifaceted experience of calling Seattle home. Nestled in the breathtaking Pacific Northwest, Seattle, often referred to as the Emerald City, boasts a unique blend of natural beauty, vibrant culture, and dynamic urban … Continued
Spring 2024 Real Estate Market - Market Update March 2024

Spring 2024 Real Estate Market: Seattle Home Buyers Are IN!

Welcome to our exploration of the Spring 2024 Real Estate Market! In Seattle, home buyers are IN and the market is buzzing with activity. As the cherry blossoms bloom and the city comes alive with renewed energy, there’s a palpable excitement among Seattle home buyers. It’s no secret that Seattle’s real estate market has been … Continued
The Why of Relocation: Top Reasons People Move

The Why of Relocation: Top Reasons People Move

Understanding the motivations behind human migration is crucial in comprehending the dynamics of society and global trends. “The Why of Relocation: Top Reasons People Move” delves into the multifaceted reasons that drive individuals and families to change their residences. From economic aspirations to seeking a better quality of life, from educational pursuits to familial ties, … Continued
Th 4P's of Real Estate Success - Emily Cressey - Home Pro Associates

The 4 P’s of Real Estate Success

In a dynamic and competitive real estate market, the art of selling a property goes beyond mere transactions; it becomes a strategic endeavor to stand out among a myriad of listings. Effectively selling a property is not just about finding a buyer; it’s about presenting a compelling narrative that resonates with potential homeowners. In an … Continued
Can Your Real Estate Agent Help You Find Off-Market Properties - Emily Cressey - Seattle Real Estate Agent - Home Pro Associates

Can Your Real Estate Agent Help You Find Off-Market Properties?

One of the things that I do, as a buyers agent, that makes me different than other real estate agents is that I don’t "just" show homes that are listed on the MLS. Especially in today’s competitive real estate market here in Shoreline, Lynnwood and Everett, we are finding it difficult to buy homes straight off the MLS because they are often being sold for well over asking price with multiple offers. For that reason, I like to do marketing to people who are in my buyers' prefered neighborhoods, but who have not have decided to sell their house yet for whatever reason. If we can identify home owners who are a few weeks or months away from being ready to sell, we may be able to build a relationship with them such that they would consider a direct sale to my buyers without ever putting their house on the open market.