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Real Estate Agent - eXp Realty - WA 47927
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After months of not posting on Active Rain it's time to catch up. Easy for me to say since most of what I've written about Seatlle area real estate is on SERENE, my major real estate website. So here it goes: Fin­ger­spitzenge­fuehl Work­ing with buy­ers and sell­ers on offers takes what is calle...
Seattle area sellers in denial? To find signs of this denial let’s take a look at the Property History of the listings in the data base of the Northwest Multiple Listing Service (NWMLS). The Property History captures the price trend of every property from when it was listed to when it was sold - ...
Distressed by Distressed Properties Law? On June 12, the Washington State “Distressed Properties Law” took effect. That’s House Bill - HB 2791 If you have the time to plow through the bill, here’s the whole official mess as a PDF file. If you have a shorter attention span, read the June 6 Press R...
Downtown Redmond living in casually elegant Frazer Court in the midst of all urban conveniences. Enjoy life. Save gas. $324,500 (SOLD) Built in 2001, this 1-bedroom, 722 sq ft condo was renovated and upgraded in 2006. More info and photos... The address is 16275 NE 85th St #411, Redmond, WA 98052...
For $199,500, this could be your new address: 20714 76th Ave W, Unit 9, Edmonds, WA 98026 (SOLD)If so, this is what you will tell your friends:We enter our townhouse steps from our two parking spots on level ground. (Great when you have your hands full.) We dig the clean and comfortable downstair...
I joined Brio Realty on February 7, 2006. On February 4, 2007, I wrote a blog with the title: Nothing Endures But Change Jonathan Washburn had rejoined ActiveRain and quit as broker and president of Brio Realty. The new broker was Patrick Flynn, the new president was Tyson Knaevelsrud who also ra...
I like to be in control. "Teamwork means a lot of people doing what I say." (ARDELL, I did not come up with this myself so you are permitted to make this your tagline.:-) When I don't have a team I must do it all. That includes telling myself to learn a new skill.So I moved my SERENE blog. I want...
One-bedroom, ground level, no-steps entry, 2005 remodeled condo - the perfect place for the first-time-buyer. If that's you, here's what you get:Modern kitchen with granite counter tops and maple cabinetsLiving room with wood-burning fireplacePorch for relaxing with your pooch* or palCovered car ...
Like most of you agents out there I wonder once in a while if the grass is greener on the other side. In one case the other side was a friend from church, an agent working for an established national company. In the second instance I had to satisfy my curiosity about the new kid in town, a Nevada...
It all started so innocently with cut and paste... The automating of our communications can be a good thing. Starting with cut and paste. But there the trouble starts. I've sent out an email (more than once) where I forgot to replace "Dear Lisa" with "Dear Ludwig." I've received proposals from pe...

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