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CK's WFH Round Up

Stay Healthy. Stay Connected. Stay (Relatively) Sane

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Inside Look: Broker’s Open Prep

Take a look behind the scenes as the team gets ready to host local brokers. For this stunning home, a party was the only way to go!

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Top 4 Outdoor Home Improvement Projects to Set Your Home Apart

Boost Curb Appeal, Attract Buyers, and Receive a Great ROI

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10 Best Renovations For Your Money In Seattle

Whether you’re finally fed up with your kitchen, getting ready to sell, or Pinterest has you dreaming of a patio - you want to make sure your making the best choices with your money.

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Where Did Americans Move in 2018?

Every year United Van Lines tracks the inter-state, cross country moves of millions of Americans. Take a look at which states people moved to -and which states are losing population.

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State of the Market

Snomageddon, restless buyers, and my predictions for the Spring!

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Stay Cozy: How to Prevent HVAC Breakdowns

HVAC stands for heating, ventilation and air conditioning — as well as comfort. Learn the steps you can do yourself to help maintain your HVAC system and prevent breakdowns.

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Low Offers: Why They're Valuable and How They Sell Your Home

A low offer can often feel offensive to sellers - but they're actually a great learning tool and can lead to a good sale.

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What You Need to Know: 9 Tips on VA Home Loans

For most military borrowers, VA loans represent the best lending program on the market. It's just one way our country honors the service of our men and women in uniform.

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Design Your Kitchen for Efficiency

If your current kitchen feels too limited, here are some options for improving its function and making it meal-prep and holiday friendly.

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Defining Mid-Century Architecture

Mid-Century Modern refers to a style of design that was popularized from the 1930s through the 1960s.

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Who Wins Now that Washington Moved to a Graduated Real Estate Tax

Washington state is changing our flat real estate excise tax (REET) to a graduated tax, based on home sales price, beginning in 2020.

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How To Help Your Kids Buy A Home

Here’s a look at how parents can help their children realize the goal of home ownership and what to consider before you sign on the dotted line.

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Last Minute Easter Ideas

Have you underestimated the allure of hunting for plastic eggs for your kids? Or maybe you just want an Egg-cellent Easter Brunch?

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2018 Property Tax Increases

You’ve probably heard about this in the news, but in the coming days Western Washington homeowners will receive their annual property tax bill.

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5 Top Tips For Moving With Your Pup

Today we’re excited to have another Cindy – one that not only shares a great name, but also our love of furbabies.

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Weekend Events: Seattle Pride Events For Everyone!

Think the parade is the only Pride event? Not so! We’ve rounded up event highlights for all ages! Check out what’s on this weekend.

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2018 High School Rankings

Bellevue, WA – After evaluating over 20, 500 public high schools U.S. News compiled their list of the best in the country.

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5 Home Selling Tricks For Dog Owners

According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, you are far from alone – there are over 70 million pet dogs in the US, which makes about one dog per 4.5 people.

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Spring Fun This Weekend

We’re ready to shrug off our Winter hibernation and get the whole crew out and about this weekend. It might be cloudy, but there’s plenty of fun things to do!

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The Sign of The Future

Compass is known nationwide for its technology and it's drool worthy luxury listings. After recently expanding into Seattle, Austin, Philadelphia.

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Calling All Harry Potter Fans!

Don’t miss your chance to see this amazing Diagon Alley recreation in Ballard tomorrow!

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Weekend Fun – Indoors + Afloat!

It’s perfect weather for looking at all the speed boats your NW heart could desire. Just remember that water skiing weather is not part of the guarantee.

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The Eastside Market is Crazy Hot

You have only 59 homes to choose from!

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Top 7 Tips for Buying a Home as A Single Woman

Freedom, Independence, and Scary Financial Decisions

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Your Best Memorial Day Bash

How to Throw a Party on a Budget

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What Does 2020 Look Like?

2020 Forecast Shows Continued Home Price Appreciation

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Are we heading for another housing crash?

5 Simple Graphs Proving This is Not Like Last Time

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