Happy Independence Day!

The Fourth of July is right around the corner, and I hope you have a plan that involves some hot dogs, safe-and-sane fireworks, and a family read-aloud of the Declaration of Independence. In our family, we love tracking down a good old-timey parade (we have gone in recent years to Bothell, Edmonds, and Everett events.Don’t forget … Continued

Father’s Day Weekend

Father’s Day is an opportunity for us to reflect on the profound influence fathers have on our lives and to express our deep appreciation for their immeasurable contributions. Whether they are biological fathers, stepfathers, adoptive fathers, or those who fulfill the role of a father figure, their impact is immeasurable. Throughout the weekend, let’s embark … Continued

Buying an Investment Property With No Money Down

Finding a high-return real estate investment that you can “afford” to hang onto in this market can be tricky. One local lender in Alabama is addressing this problem by creating a 100% financing package for INVESTORS! With this loan you can buy a newly built-to-rent home with zero money down… just sign on the dotted line.  … Continued

Kenmore – Going, Going, GONE!

In order to price this home in Kenmore, we paid a lot of attention to recent sales and TOURED everything similar on the market to see where the home was positioned. We saw that there were some decent “recent sale” but also that the market was accelerating and homes were starting to sell with multiple … Continued

ICYMI : Tulips, Condominiums, and Negotiations!

A Day at Roosengaarde April is time for Tulips! I like the daffodils, but I *LOVE* the tulips, and seeing them blooming in my yard. Now that we have more deer visiting us, it’s hard to keep ahead of them when it comes to our own tulip crops. The obvious solution to this problem is … Continued

Mother’s Day Weekend

Motherhood extends beyond biological relationships. We shed light on the powerful influence of maternal figures such as grandmothers, stepmothers, adoptive mothers, and motherly mentors. We celebrate their contributions and acknowledge the diverse ways in which they enrich our lives. Let’s see some fun activities we can do with family in Seattle this weekend as we … Continued
Kenmore Home

Seattle Home Buyers “Jump” Out Of 2022 Doldrums

The Seattle real estate market has seen a surge in buyer demand in January 2023, with the turn of the year apparently bringing many “on hold” buyers out of the woodwork. Now that February is in the rearview mirror, and March Madness has arrived, we are seeing a brisk activity in many parts of the … Continued