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Jan. 17, 2020

February 2020 Things to Do

Seattle Wine and Food Experience (Feb. 20-22)

If you're only going to do one thing this month, check out, "Seattle Wine and Food Experience"?  I went last year, and it was SOOOO good.  So fantastic, I'm going to attend the "Grand Tasting" February 22 | 2:00-6 ...

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Jan. 3, 2020

REALTOR® Demographics 2019

Hello all!  Every year, I like to look up the most current statistics of the average Realtor across the United States.  I've got to say, I feel so awesome when I look these up.  I mean, I have a college degree; I'm under 40 (uh ...

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Dec. 27, 2019

January 2020 Events

January 2020 Events around Seattle and North Sound

If you have a little extra time and you're curious about how the Seattle real estate market is doing, check out my latest blog here: https://www.vivaseattle.com/blog/category/market-updates/

This month's real estate market forecast by Elise Russo in Seattle

[Click for the full article] -Elise Russo, your favorite Realtor

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Dec. 20, 2019

The 2019 National Association of Realtors Consensus Forecast Summit

2019 Real Estate Consensus Forecast

The 2019 National Association of Realtors Consensus Forecast Summit

As you know, I like to look at all of the numbers every month, so I can give you a better idea of how the housing market is moving.  In the coming months, they're saying it's going to ...

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Dec. 6, 2019

Matthew Gardner's 2020 Real Estate Forecast Video

It’s that time of year when Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner dusts off his crystal ball and peers into the future to give us his predictions for the 2020 economy and housing market.

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Nov. 29, 2019

Holiday Lighted Boat Parades Around The Sound

Holiday Lighted Boat Parades Around Seattle

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Nov. 22, 2019

Santa Sightings Near You in 2019

Santa Sightings Near You in 2019

 

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Nov. 8, 2019

How did they break into my home?

Breaking Down the Break in

Breaking Down the Break In

About 1.4 million burglaries occurred in 2017, and more than two in three break-ins were of residential properties, according to FBI data.  These are the most common points of entry during a break in.

39% Broke a window

20% Broke the front door ...

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Nov. 1, 2019

Existing-Home Sales Decrease 2.2% in September

Read about it further: National Association of Realtors News Release

Housing Snapshot for September 2019

September 2019 brought 5.38 million in sales, a median sales price of $272,100, and 4.1 months of inventory. The median sales price is up 5.9% year over year, and inventory is down 0.3 months from ...

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Oct. 25, 2019

The Q3 Western Washington Gardner Report

Every quarter, Windermere's Chief Economist, Matthew Gardner, writes a report to help us all make better-informed real estate decisions.  I find it very informative and would like to share it with you.  Click here to read more: https://www.windermere.com/blogs/windermere/posts/western-washington-real-estate-market-update--20The 3rd Quarter Western Washington Gardner Report

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