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By Jana Schmidt, Jana L. Schmidt
(John L. Scott Renton)
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Hi, friends! This is Jana Schmidt.Take a walk with me today at Soos Creek Trail in Renton. We begin at the northernmost section of the trail off of 192nd Street on a cool November day. Running about six miles, this trail offers easy, level walking trails with nice surfaced paths accessible for ev...

By J. Casey Losh, CEO
(Ewing and Clark)
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Update on Greater Seattle Condo MarketThe Seattle condo market has been steady in 2020. For example, through October 2020 the average Seattle condo price in Downtown and Belltown is just over $839,000. In contrast, the average condo in the area sold for over $863,000 in 2019, but that is only par...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 4
Just Sold! Beautifully Remodeled Home in Downtown Snoqualmie Overview Maps Features Market Stats Sale Price $800,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2.5 BathroomsInterior: 4,140 sqftLot: 12,497 sqftYear Built: 1967MLS #: 1669453 Location 7670 380th Avenue SESnoqualmie, WA 98065 Descri...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
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Charming Woodinville Home *Now Pending Inspection* List Price $899,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms1.75 BathroomsInterior: 2,310 sqftLot: 31,850 sqft/ .731 acresYear Built: 1984MLS #: 1683132 Location 16332 NE 198th StreetWoodinville, WA 98072 Description The solitude of nature an...

By Jana Schmidt, Jana L. Schmidt
(John L. Scott Renton)
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// We have an exciting new listing on the market. Right now you can buy this 2-Bedroom 2-Bath ground level condo in Cascade Park Condominiums on Renton's East Hill for just #227,500. This listing makes me smile because it's actually cheaper to buy this home than it a comparable apartment would be...

By Jana Schmidt, Jana L. Schmidt
(John L. Scott Renton)
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While getting a loan, especially a mortgage, can be a cumbersome process, it may help to know in a simple and boiled down approach to the 3 things that lenders look at when approving a home loan. They are:#1 Buyer's ability to pay the loan#2 Buyer's willingness to pay the loan#3 the Collateral (o...

By Jana Schmidt, Jana L. Schmidt
(John L. Scott Renton)
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Managing credit is tricky. You need to open and maintain accounts to show prospective lenders your trustworthy of managing credit, yet if you open too many at once, they may judge your harshly for it. Opening new accounts shortly before or duing your mortage application process can derail your en...

By Jana Schmidt, Jana L. Schmidt
(John L. Scott Renton)
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If you are dreaming of buying a home in the near future and want to make sure your credit is in tip-top shape, you may think it's a good idea to close old credit lines you are not using, but if you do, you might regret it. Closing old credit lines can affect you negatively in two ways. First it c...

By Jana Schmidt, Jana L. Schmidt
(John L. Scott Renton)
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Yesterday I posted a blog on how to get a free copy of your credit report.  Click here to see that post: https://activerain.com/blogsview/5572302/how-to-get-a-free-copy-of-your-credit-report Today I want to talk about how to read your credit report.For the purposes of this post, I'm referring to ...

By Jana Schmidt, Jana L. Schmidt
(John L. Scott Renton)
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The path to homeownership begins with good credit.  Good credit is often reviewed as a reward for being responsible with your finances. I've instead seen it as a game that credit providers play to reap profits and the key to financial success is learning the rules of the credit game and then play...

By Courtney Cooper, 206-850-8841
(Ben Kinney Brokerages Leadership at our Keller Williams North Seattle Office)
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Kirkland's Houghton Neighborhood with Lake Washington Views10406 NE 52nd St, Kirkland, WA 98033 Immaculate 6100 square foot Houghton home with soaring ceilings and expansive views of Lake Washington. Enjoy all that Kirkland has to offer plus live large in this incredible retreat. Three levels of ...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 3
Impeccable Snoqualmie Ridge Home Overview Maps Features Market Stats Sale Price $1,000,000 Single Family Home Main Features 5 Bedrooms3.5 BathsInterior: 3,330 sqftLot: 5,746 sqftYear Built: 2015MLS #: 1653179 Location 9018 Brinkley Ave SESnoqualmie, WA 98065 Description See 360 tour. Impeccable ...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 2
Just Sold! Beautifully Updated West Lake Sammamish Condo Overview Features Market Stats Sale Price $360,000 Condominium Main Features 2 Bedrooms1.75 BathroomsInterior: 912 sqftYear Built: 1979MLS #: 1639635 Location 4707 W Lake Sammamish Pkwy SEUnit D104Issaquah, WA 98027 Description *Just Sold ...

By J. Casey Losh, CEO
(Ewing and Clark)
Comments 1
Inventory Down Despite a Plethora of New ListingsThe Seattle real estate market is in King County which is one of the 23 counties that combine to make the Northwest Multiple Listing Service (NWMLS).  While interest rates are low on a national level, the local home inventory is the big story.  The...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 5
Sage-built Townhome in Superb Ballard Location Overview Maps Photos Features Market Stats *Sold* List Price $949,500 Single Family Home - Townhome Main Features 3 Bedrooms2.5 BathroomsInterior: 1,810 sqftLot: 1,373 sqftYear Built: 2015MLS #: 1657532 Location 1737 60th Street Unit ASeattle, WA 98...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 2
Pending! Modern Georgetown Townhome Overview Maps Photos Features Market Stats Now Pending! List Price $650,000 Single Family Home - Townhome Main Features 2 Bedrooms 1.75 BathroomsInterior: 1,490 sqftLot: 862 sqftYear Built: 2017MLS #: 1657686 Location 6236 Corson Ave SUnit DSeattle, WA 98108 D...

By J. Casey Losh, CEO
(Ewing and Clark)
Comments 6
Seattle is surrounded by water with Puget Sound to the west and Lake Washington to the east.  In addtion, Seattle is essentially cut in half by Portage Bay, Lake Union and the Ship Canal.  Seattle also has smaller lakes such as Green Lake, Bitter Lake, and Haller Lake. Finally, Seattle features t...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 3
Just Sold! North Bend Townhome Overview Maps Market Stats Sale Price $360,000 Condominium Main Features 2 Bedrooms1.5 BathroomsInterior: 1,029 sqftYear Built: 1989MLS #: 1628897 Location 315 E Park StA26North Bend, WA 98045 Description North Bend end unit townhome with mountain views. This well ...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 1
Sold! CHARMING Rambler in Maplewood - Renton Overview Renton Market Stats Sale Price $340,000 Single Family Home Main Features 2 Bedrooms1 BathroomInterior: 640 sqftLot: 6,900 sqftYear Built: 1942MLS #: 1627979 Location 15018 130th Ave SERenton, WA 98058 Description *Just Sold* Beautiful and ado...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
Comments 1
Just Sold! Woodside Neighborhood Home Sold in Renton Overview Maps Market Stats Sale Price $729,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2.75BathroomsInterior: 3,130 sqftLot: 5,500 sqftYear Built: 2005MLS #: 1616803 Location 17025 164th Way SERenton, WA 98058 Description This spacious 3,13...

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