Home Buyer’s 5 Point Checklist.

You’re ready to buy a home … almost! Play with a mortgage calculator to get an idea of payment and price relationship. Look online for homes.  Find what style of home and features you like. Physically explore neighborhoods to discover the areas would fit. Make note about your wants and needs.  Most important … be sure…

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How Much Should I Offer For That Home

Buyers often ask, “How much should I offer for that home”. This is a big important question that most home Buyers commonly ask their agent. The dependence Buyers put on the real estate agent’s answer and the weight they give it in their decision is what I want to discuss. There are 4 points to consider;…

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Is Your Agent Worth Their Fee?

Many Buyers and Sellers ask if a real estate agent is worth their fee.  This is a valid question.  What benefit does the agent bring to the client?  Are they effective?  Was there a financial or emotional benefit to the client?  Who knows and how can you even measure that? Let’s start with New Agents.  The…

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Look Forward to Multiple Offers and Win!

Multiple offers are a reality in today’s real estate market. Why is this happening? The Greater Seattle area only has about 1 month of available homes in most every market under one million dollars. Some markets and price points are even lower. To really understand the impact of our low inventory levels, use a base level…

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