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.
Do You Reall Need A Buyer's Agent - Emily Cressey - Home Pro Associates

Do You “REALLY” Need A Realtor When Buying A Home?

Welcome to a thought-provoking discussion: “Do You ‘REALLY‘ Need A Realtor When Buying A Home?” Deciding whether to navigate the intricate world of buying a home on your own or enlist the expertise of a professional can be a pivotal moment in your home-buying journey. The question of Do You ‘REALLY’ Need A Realtor When … Continued
January 2024 Seattle Real Estate Market Update - Emily Cressey - Home Pro Associates

January 2024 – Seattle Real Estate Market Update

Welcome to the Seattle Real Estate Market Update for January 2024 – a pivotal moment for both seasoned investors and prospective homebuyers. If you’ve been keeping an eye on the market over the Thanksgiving and Christmas period, you’ll be pleased to know that we’ve witnessed a noteworthy decline in interest rates, ushering in a wave … Continued
Empowering First-Time Sellers: Unlocking Success Through Strategic Digital Marketing Initiatives in Real Estate

First Time Home Sellers: What Is Your Agent Doing Differently?

Whether you’re first-time home sellers or you’ve done it all before, selling a home can be a complicated and stressful experience. A good agent, which is essential for real estate industry, has the ability to: But, while most sellers find it an advantage to use a real estate agent, nearly one-third say it’s hard to … Continued
Fun Things To Do In Seattle WA - December 2023 - Emily Cressey - Home Pro Associates

Seattle Sparkles: A Jolly Rundown of December’s Top Activities

Welcome to the enchanting world of December in Seattle, where the air is crisp, and the city transforms into a wonderland of festive delights. As the holiday season takes center stage, Seattle comes alive with a myriad of activities, blending the charm of winter with the warmth of community spirit. From dazzling light displays to … Continued
Seattle Real Estate Monthly Market Update - December 2023 Emily Cressey Home Pro Associates

December 2023 – Seattle Real Estate Market Update

Welcome to the December Monthly Market Update for Seattle, Washington. As we bid farewell to the autumnal hues and embrace the crisp winter air, it’s time to unwrap the latest insights into the ever-evolving real estate landscape of the Emerald City. In this edition, we embark on a journey through the highs and lows of … Continued
Will Falling Interest Rates Spur Real Estate Market Growth - Home Pro Associates - Emily Cressey

Puget Sound Market Update: Will Falling Interest Rates Spur Real Estate Market Growth?

Strategic Approach That Led To Rapid Homes Sales This 2023! Fun Things To Do This November: Seattle Tree Lighting Celebration! Seattle Tree Lighting CelebrationNovember 25, 5:00-6:00 PM Seattle Christmas MarketNovember 24 – December 24Wild LanternsWoodland Park Zoo – Seattle, WA Check other fun activities here… Home Prices Still Growing – Now At A “Normal” Pace … Continued