Seattle Single Women and Home Ownership: What’s Love Got To Do With It?

This may sound crazy, but it may be the best tip I have for single women interested in attracting a partner -- buy a home. No, you won't attract a freeloader (well, you might, but that's not the point). By purchasing a home you are making a statement that you are capable, … [Read more...]

Seattle Home Buyer Gets Her Dream House!

"I'm crying. I can't believe you two were so determined to make it happen. So grateful I have you. And thank you so much for helping me be there. It'll always be a little bit your house too now. You'll have to come over and celebrate when I move in!!!! I love you … [Read more...]

Seattle…Love Thy Neighbor (Or At Least Talk To Them If You’re Buying The House Next Door)!

There's a Jewish Proverb that says "Ask about your neighbors, then buy the house." This is advice worth taking for myriad of reasons. Meeting the neighbors will give you a good idea of whether you will be compatible. But perhaps even more importantly, neighbors will disclose … [Read more...]

Seattle Confessions from One Half of SeattleResults.com Dynamic Duo.

I don't cook. I never got the skills or had the interest in learning them. In eighth grade girls were required to take Home Economics. It was the only course I ever flunked. The kitchen remains an alien space for me. It's another room to decorate, where I boil water for … [Read more...]

Seattle’s Emerald City Shines. Here’s Why.

Seattle is a city defined by water. No, not the rain. Contrary to popular belief, it's not always raining in Seattle -- it actually rains more in Atlanta, Boston, Miami, and New York. The water that defines Seattle are the rivers, lakes and canals that adorn the city's steep … [Read more...]

Seattle Real Estate. Happiness Begets Happiness.

This just in from the Relocation Seller of this gorgeous Capitol Hill home (which sold in multiple offers)! "This has been a super process, from your enthusiasm to your professionalism. From paying attention to the big things as well as small. From communicating clearly … [Read more...]

Seattle’s Awesome. Where To Go…What To Do!

Things To Do In Seattle! Whatever you do in Seattle, the backdrop is breathtaking scenery. From the water to the mountains, looking out or looking in, Seattle's charm and beauty will take your breath away. Be careful if you're a visitor...many tourists come back to … [Read more...]

Seattle…”But Doesn’t It Rain All The Time?”

Just The Facts. Seattle's reputation for being "all wet" is a bit of an overstatement. In fact, the annual rainfall is only 37 inches -- less than that of Chicago and New York. While it's not unusual for it to be gray and drizzly from October to May, it's not the kind of … [Read more...]

Seattle/King County Market Report (March, 2013)

Intense doesn't begin to describe the competition for homes in Seattle's current real estate market. Home inspectors are making a darn good living these days as more and more buyers are doing pre-inspections in order to waive their inspection contingency when making an … [Read more...]