WHAT SELLERS WANT TO SEE IN YOUR PURCHASE OFFER:
Over the past several years, we’ve been experiencing a strong seller’s market here in the Puget Sound, including the geographic market I specialize in (Covington, Kent, Maple Valley, and Renton). In almost every way, sellers called the shots. They were… Read more
IS IT TIME TO DOWNSIZE?
Whether you’ve reached a certain age, or your housing needs have changed for other reasons, you may be considering “downsizing” your home. It’s a big decision, and one many homeowners struggle with. For some, it’s a reluctance to leave a… Read more
IS SELLING TO ZILLOW RIGHT FOR YOU?
Last year, I wrote about the real estate industry’s love-hate relationship with Zillow. If you missed that post, you can catch it here. And now there’s even more to love … or hate … depending which side of the fence… Read more
Why You Need a Buyer’s Agent When Buying New Construction
We’ve been talking about new construction on the blog lately and discussed the pros and cons of resale homes as well as new construction. That’s probably started you thinking about the type of home that’s right for you. Maybe you’ve… Read more
The Pros and Cons of Buying a Resale Home – Part 2
Recently we wrote a series of blog posts to help you figure out if a new home or a resale home is a better fit for you. We talked about: • The pros of new construction • The downsides of… Read more
The Pros and Cons of Buying a Resale Home – Part 1
Did you have a chance to read our previous blog post, on the advantages of buying a new home … and the one where we looked at the potential downsides of new construction? If so, you learned that there are… Read more
The Pros and Cons of Buying a New Construction Home – Part Two
Did you have a chance to read our previous blog post, on the advantages of buying a new home? In that post we wrapped by saying that, as wonderful as new homes can be, there are potential disadvantages as… Read more
The Pros and Cons of Buying a New Construction Home (PART ONE)
Happy New Year from Team Marti! We hope you had a great holiday season. With the start of a new year we thought this would be the perfect time to talk about all things new … new construction homes,… Read more
What Can You Expect In 2019?
As 2018 winds to a close I took a break to enjoy some wonderful Hawaii sunshine! I hope you’re also finding times to rest and relax in what is often a crazy-busy time of the year. Even though I’m on… Read more