Half of Seattle homes sell in 9 days or less!

Published July 2015 by BizJournals.com   June was a busy month for homebuyers in Seattle. More than half of all the homes that hit the market last month were sold within nine days, according to data released from Seattle online real estate brokerage Redfin. Denver was the only city that had homes sell faster – half of all homes went six days or less. Interestingly, Tacoma had a big … [Read more...]

Home Staging on a Budget

by Moshells.com, March 2015 When you show your home’s best features by staging it effectively, you help increase your final selling price without breaking the bank; in fact, on average, sellers receive $2 in increased sale price for every $1 they put into staging a home. The five golden rules are: De-personalize:  While your family photos are beautiful and your kids’ drawings on the fridge … [Read more...]

Real Estate Trends 2015 – What will be revealed?

            By Susan Johnston, usnews.com, Dec. 2014 As housing recovers, prices in many markets across the U.S. have shot up. In fact, RealtyTrac reported that themedian sale price of U.S. single-family homes and condos in October had reached its highest level since September 2008. Price appreciation and the lure of foreclosures created a feeding … [Read more...]