Open House Success Hinges on Proper Preparation

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1. A good partnership. Throughout the staging and selling process, it’s important for you to connect and communicate with your house-selling partner: your professional realtor. Remember a realtor sees homes every day and knows the nuances of what attracts buyers in your neighborhood. Capitalize on their insights!   2. Improve curb appeal. Your home’s curb appeal will be the first …

Last minute easter fun this weekend

Last Minute Easter Ideas

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When: Saturday, March 31, 11 a.m.–noon (10 minute sessions divided by age group). We couldn’t leave you without a few options to check out for Easter Brunch – fair warning: they might be booked. Brunch is one thing where reservations are key. But if you’re lucky then here are a few delicious Sunday brunch options! This Kirkland staple has a delicious …

Calling All Harry Potter Fans!

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Don’t miss your chance to see this amazing Diagon Alley recreation in Ballard tomorrow! We usually highlight new construction that features light-filled entries, quartz countertops, and open-concept living. But today, we want to get the word out about something truly MAGICAL! If you don’t have plans tomorrow, you should think about heading to Ballard (with or without children in tow) …

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 …

Seattle Makes “Best Town Ever” List

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Seattle was ranked by Outside magazine as one of America’s “best towns ever!” It truly is the best city for adventurers and those who long for the outdoors! Check out this article from The Seattle Times about the feature! Originally posted via The Seattle Times Did you come to Seattle for the hiking, climbing, camping, sailing, paddling and mountain biking? …

CK’s Online Magazine – Day Trippin’ & Seattle Market Trends

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I’m Lovin’ This Month’s Magazine! Everything from fabulous outdoor rooms….(I know I’m dreaming of one), to planning a great Cinco De Mayo Party…oops, that is over, but you can still do a post-celebration! The Blood Orange Margarita looks amazing. Then you are on to King County Market Stats and a few of our listings we have been busy selling! Check …

Residents and Outsiders Love The Seattle Area

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Everybody loves Seattle! This study just proves how popular our city is… “residents want to stay, outsiders want in.” It’s the perfect place to live with the amazing scenery and a strong economy!   Originally posted on Windermere Eastside It seems like a tale as old as time. Many people are wanting to move to Seattle, but no one else …