Washington's Wet News by Karen

Real Estate Agent - RE/MAX Northwest Realtors, Inc. 425-308-3669
Call Karen: 425-308-3669 for ALL your Real Estate Needs Specializing in N. King and Snohomish Counties.
A local doctor and his family purchased a small 50 year old home perched on an Everett bluff. As the family grew they found that the 1400 sq. foot home would no longer serve their growing family needs. They learned that remodeling wasn't feasible; so it would have to be a "tear down" so they coul...
OK, everyone, here in Everett, WA, 25 miles N. of Seattle, autumn is here. The rains have settled in, and today we are experiencing a horrific wind storm. It is normal for this time of year, but just last week it was sunny and in the 70's. Today, it's grey and rainy and the winds are so bad that ...
How I Work as an Accredited Buyer's Representative Many of you think that when we find your dream property, write an offer and get it accepted, our job is done. Far from that point.....our job is just beginning. In addition to helping you find your dream home through the listings we have sent you...
Too many consumers still don't get it when it comes to credit scores.  And what you don't know about credit scores can hurt you when it's time to buy a home -- especially in a tight credit market.  Only 28% of consumers are aware they need at least a 700 credit score to qualify for a low-rate mor...
FALL MAINTENANCE TASKS Outside * Replace weather striping and caulking around doors and windows * Clean and remove screens * Drain outside faucets * Remove leaves from gutters Inside * Test your smoke alarm and carbon monoxide detector *Change batteries in both (twice a year) *Service heating sys...
This information comes as a courtesy from my lender, Ken Allen, Branch Manager with MetLife Home Loans.  You can reach him at 425-6702418 or ken@kenallen.com. With Wall Street engulfed in the biggest financial crisis in a generation, there are a few things that consumers can do to protect themsel...
Not a prettier place on earth on a hot sunny day; can you imagine - no phones, no cars, no shops, no driving to it - only access is by boat - ---------- I'm talking Jetty Island.  Jetty Island is a man-made island that serves as a sanctuary for 45 species of birds and wildlife including, gulls, o...
Looking for some fresh produce, great lunches, fun music, arts and crafts, well go no further. Every Sunday at the Everett Marina from 11 am to four pm. There are rows of booths of local farmers promoting their local products from Walla Walla sweet onions, beet, lettuce, garlic, corn, tomatoes, f...
Buyers are you aware of the complete home buying process? It is far more than just finding a property and making an offer.  Here are the steps to help you understand the full process: Consultation with Karen to analyze needs, establish working relationship, talk about financial aspects and make r...
The Snohomish County Camano Association of Realtors did the unthinkable and with zest. We held a "County-Wide" open house this weekend. The major television stations gave us coverage, the local paper advertised with a "full page spread" mentioning all the companies that were partaking. Individual...

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Call Karen: 425-308-3669 for ALL your Real Estate Needs Specializing in N. King and Snohomish Counties.