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Every Wednesday homes for sale in Ballard, Crown Hill, Phinney Ridge, Wallingford, & Fremont are showcased for Brokers Open Tours - Here is my list of homes for sale in Ballard I will be touring today and why I like each one - at least from the photos!   1 - Who doesn't love a Blue House?  This l...
Whoa - First off it is interesting to note that on the Brokers Open tour ealier this week there were 87 homes and condos open in the Seattle Central Area, Madison Valley, Capitol Hill, Leschi & Madrona neighborhoods.  Of those 87, 43 of them were all over $1M!  The following list is topped off by...
The 'buzz' right now about how the local Seattle Housing Market is starting to recover contains some good, some pessimistic, and some just plain confusing information.  In an attempt to clear it up a bit I spent the morning putting together some graphs to illustrate the state - over time - of one...
  RED (Renew, Energize and Donate) Day is a Keller Williams Realty service initiative dedicated to improving our local communities. Keller Williams Realty associates in the US and Canada  donate their time today to renewing and energizing aspects of their local communities.   The Keller Williams ...
As the days get longer - and we long to be outside - it is important to remember that Summertime is when Burglary rates increase.  Seattle Police have updated their Tip Sheet for Summer 2010.  Thank you to the East Precinct officers Crime Prevention Coordinators Terrie Johnston and Benjamin Kinlo...
There is SO much buzz about environmental friendly-ness in housing it is hard to sort out what matters from what is just 'nice'.  One thing is for sure - Builders are leading the way in producing environmentally certified housing -  In Seattle a quick scan of our local Multiple List Service shows...
Last night for Valentines I attended a benefit dinner for Rosehedge.  Rosehedge is a non-profit that provides housing and 24 hour care to people living with AIDS who are not able to manage on their own. Rosehedge is a small non-profit, serving just 24 people on average during the year though thie...
  Starting April 5th, new FHA mortgages will require a 2.25% of the loan amount be paid up front or financed into the loan by buyers.  This is an INCREASE in the FHA Mortgage Insurance Premium.  The current amount (prior to April 2010) is just 1.75% of the loan amount.   How does this simple cha...

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