7 Steps to Finding the Best Real Estate Agent

7 Steps to Finding the Best Real Estate Agent

When purchasing a home, especially a luxury home, it is vital that you have an experienced agent whom you trust to help you complete your purchase. While everyone does have to start somewhere, when purchasing a high end home, you want to ensure that you have an...

Investing in Bellevue Real Estate

Investing in Bellevue Real Estate

Bellevue is a beautiful city with a lot of possibilities for many young professionals and families settling in a suburb of Seattle also driving distance to the home of Microsoft, Redmond.  Where the property market is driven by high tech. and Families. The city offers...

Why You Need to Know About Property Tax When Buying

Why You Need to Know About Property Tax When Buying

Property taxes are part of owning a home regardless of whether you have a mortgage. Property tax is calculated by taking the assessed value of the home and multiplying by the tax rate of your city. Some tax rates are higher than others and if your assessed value goes...

6 Week Checklist for Moving into a New Home

6 Week Checklist for Moving into a New Home

Moving can be stressful but if you plan ahead, it can actually go a lot easier than you expected. If you've got the time, start now by planning at least six weeks in advance. Many people don't have the luxury of six weeks unless your home is been on the market for a...

Should We Buy a Lot or a Home?

Should We Buy a Lot or a Home?

If you've been looking to invest in real estate, you may have limited your search to existing houses but is buying a lot a better investment? What's the difference between simply buying a lot or a house when it comes to investing? What about zoning, subdivision, or...

5 of the Biggest Deal Breakers for Home Buyers

5 of the Biggest Deal Breakers for Home Buyers

Even among the current coronavirus crisis, people are still buying and selling real estate throughout the Puget Sound and the Pacific Northwest. Those that had listed their homes and property before the the "stay-at-home" mandate still need to sell and buyers are...

Looking for an Instant Offer?

Looking for an Instant Offer?

The Seattle-based real estate brokerage Redfin has presented instant offers to home sellers and homeowners across the Puget Sound but in light of today's coronavirus issues, it is temporarily posting these instant offers on homes through its direct homebuying...

8 Biggest Red Flags for Home Buyers

8 Biggest Red Flags for Home Buyers

Does your home have one of these 8 major issues? Then chances are, they will run for the hills rather than linger and consider buying.  If you're selling your home, make sure it doesn't one or more of the 8 biggest red flags for home buyers. #1. Bad odors. The problem...