Category Archives: Real Estate Information

What is Your Home Worth?

What is your home worth in today’s market? Click the following link to find out. This is a quick and easy way to find out what your home is worth. You do not need to be ready to sell your … Continue reading

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Real Estate Information: Real Estate Stats Year to Date

Real Estate Information: Real Estate Stats Year to Date
Here is some interesting information for those of you who are following the Real Estate Market in the Burien, WA  area.
2016 Average sales price YTD………………..$377,720
Same time last year average sales price……$312,210
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Seller Saturday; Purchase Applications Suggest Rising New Home Sales

Purchase applications suggest rising new home sales. “On the strength of an improving labor market and low interest rates, January new home sales were up nearly 30 percent from December,” said Lynn Fisher, MBA’s Vice President of Research and Economics.  … Continue reading

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Homebuilder Confidence in U.S. Climbs to Five-Year High in May

Homebuilder Confidence in U.S. Climbs to Five-Year High in May

Confidence among U.S. homebuilders jumped more than anticipated in May, reaching a five-year high that signals an improving outlook for construction.

Read more… http://www.newsmax.com/Economy/Homebuilder-Confidence-US-housing/2012/05/15/id/439109#ixzz34vqUS3UF
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Are Bad Assumptions Sidelining Homebuyers?

Are Bad Assumptions Sidelining Homebuyers?

Do mortgage lenders and real estate agents need to form a "truth squad" to combat misconceptions about homeownership?  Freddie Mac's vice president and Head of Single Family Sales thinks so.  Christina Boyle, writing in the company's … Continue reading

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Commercial Property Activity Projected to Rise

Construction Forecast: Commercial Property Activity Projected to Rise 17% in 2014

A leading indicator of future nonresidential construction spending hit a seven-month high in September, lending weight to construction forecasts calling for a greater-than-expected 17% boost in commercial construction next year.

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The Top 5 Ways to Make More Money on Your Rental Properties

The Top 5 Ways to Make More Money on Your Rental Properties

Are your properties being fully utilized? Have you maximized profits on the properties you already own? If you cannot confidently answer yes to these questions then continue reading.

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Floral Business Opportunity

Floral Business Opportunity.

I have a thriving Floral Business Opportunity for sale in Des Moines, WA. It is a well established business with several floral contracts in the book for later this year.

Owner will be willing to train the right person. … Continue reading

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Mortgage Monday: Title Order Scam

Title Order Scam.
A friend of mine recently received a letter from a company stating that she needed a copy of the title to here home. The Government recommends that the home owner should have a copy and for a fee … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Hit Record Lows Again

Mortgage Rates Hit Record Lows Again

Freddie Mac's mortgage rates report put the capper on another week that's been heavy with housing data, at a time when a pressing, perpetually posed question has been: "Has the housing market finally bottomed?"

Read more…http://finance.yahoo.com/blogs/the-exchange/mortgage-rates-hit-record-lows-again-193221938.html
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Backyard Parties: 7 Ways to Light It Up

Backyard Parties: 7 Ways to Light It Up

Have a lush and inviting outdoor space that's gorgeous in the daytime, but loses that vibe after the sun goes down? Adding light to your backyard doesn't have to mean major rewiring or … Continue reading

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Open House Saturday April 5, 2014

I am holding an open house at a wonderful custom built home in Normandy Park, Washington.

The address is 128 SW 208th St. from 1-4 pm.  Please come by and say "Hello."

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Named Brand of The Year

   

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Named
‘Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year’ in 2014 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Study
New real estate brokerage network tops category in first year of operation
IRVINE, CA (Mar. 19, 2014) – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the new real estate … Continue reading

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Mortgage Availability Improves

Mortgage Availability Improves

According to a new survey from Fannie Mae, credit availability is improving. For the first time in over three years, the majority of consumers believe it's easier to get a mortgage.

Doug Duncan, Fannie Mae's chief economist said, "The … Continue reading

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HOUSING OUTLOOK: PRICE GAINS IN DOUBLE DIGITS

HOUSING OUTLOOK: PRICE GAINS IN DOUBLE DIGITS

According to Core Logic's Home Price Index (HPI), the 11 percent increase in December home prices represented the 22nd consecutive monthly year-over-year increase.

Freezing temperatures did little to cool the housing market in January. The … Continue reading

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