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The Winter Housing Market Forecast Won’t Be Chilly

The Winter Housing Market Forecast Won’t Be Chilly

This year has been full of surprises, but the biggest might be how exceptional the housing market is performing, National Association of Realtors Chief Economist Lawrence Yun said on Tuesday. In a panel at the NAR 2020 Realtors Conference and Expo, Yun discussed what...

Eastside Market 2020 Perspective

Eastside Market 2020 Perspective

In November we are generally getting close to the end of the real estate year in the Northwest and so it is a time to evaluate how the year has gone for our Eastside real estate market. As always, a great way to gain perspective on the market is to compare it to the...

It Pays To Sell With A Real Estate Agent

It Pays To Sell With A Real Estate Agent

Today, it’s more important than ever to have an expert you trust to guide you as you sell your house. For Sale By (FSBO) is the process of selling real estate without a broker or real estate agent representing you. Here’s why selling as a FSBO is a big mistake.

The Teal Deal

The Teal Deal

Teal is timeless. This worldly blue refreshes a room with instant elegance no matter the era…

Winter Will Bring a Flurry of Activity to the Housing Market

Winter Will Bring a Flurry of Activity to the Housing Market

In the second half of this year, the housing market surged with activity. Today, real estate experts are looking ahead to the winter season and the forecast is anything but chilly. As Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR), notes:...

Local Market Update – November 2020

Local Market Update – November 2020

The number of people who can work remotely may be changing the way we view our homes, but one trend has not changed. The local housing market in October remained unseasonably hot. And that doesn’t show signs of changing any time soon. October saw continued low...

How Down Payment Assistance Opens the Door to Homeownership

How Down Payment Assistance Opens the Door to Homeownership

Many people are eager to buy a home right now while affordability continues to be a highlight of the current housing market. However, a recent survey by Sparks Research shows that 20% of first-time homebuyers cite a lack of financial education as a barrier to...

THE GARDNER REPORT – THIRD QUARTER 2020

THE GARDNER REPORT – THIRD QUARTER 2020

The following analysis of the Western Washington real estate market is provided by Windermere Real Estate Chief Economist, Matthew Gardner. We hope that this information may assist you in making better-informed real estate decisions. For further information about the...

A Letter Arrived…

A Letter Arrived…

Occasionally a notice comes to us from one of our affiliated partners in the real estate industry that offers news that is important enough that it needs to be shared. Just such a letter arrived in our email baskets on the last day of September 2020.Current Interest...

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