2018 Property Taxes - What You Need to Know

2018 Property Tax Increases

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About half of the property tax bill is the result of local, voter-approved measures. Property tax revenues collected will go toward fire protection levies in Maple Valley , the renewal of the veterans, seniors and Human Services levy in King County, and school bonds for Shoreline and Federal Way. Even more levies were approved in last week’s election, including three …


🏡 2018 Loan Limits Raised 🏡

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Rapidly increasing home values have lead the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) to raise the maximum conforming limits for loans starting January 1st, 2018. Where median home values are significantly higher than the average, the limit can be raised up to 150% of the base. For King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties the limit will be $667,000. What does that mean …


The Gardner Report – 2nd Quarter 2017

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Check out the latest Gardner Report from Windermere! Low inventory and plenty of buyers make for a sellers market….   Originally posted via Windermere Eastside Economic Overview The Washington State economy has been expanding at a rapid pace but we are seeing a slowdown as the state grows closer to full employment. Given the solid growth, I would expect to see …