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2010 President’s Award from John L. Scott

March 20, 2011  /  Awards & Honors  /  Marti Reeder

Last month I had the privilege of meeting with J. Lennox Scott to receive a John L. Scott 2010 President’s award for the fourth year in a row. It is always a pleasure to talk with him and to be… Read more

Kent Relay for Life: Friends 4 Life!

March 16, 2011  /  Community  /  Marti Reeder

Cancer is a deadly disease that has touched almost all of us, and some of us more than others. I know my family has been hit hard by cancer, and I am ready to fight back. That’s why I am… Read more

This is why I LOVE my job!

March 14, 2011  /  Community  /  Marti Reeder

I love my job, and being able to help individuals and families find a home that fits their wants, needs and budget! It is particularly gratifying when someone like Michele Sherwin of Renton refers friends to me for help. It… Read more

“Super Star Panel” was a blast!

March 6, 2011  /  Community  /  Marti Reeder

Last week I was proud to serve on a panel of “super stars” at an event hosted at Emerald Downs by the South King County Chapter of the Women’s Council of Realtors. I had a great time, and it was… Read more

South Puget Sound Realtor® Marti Reeder Tops Off an Award-Winning Year with John L. Scott’s President’s Award

March 1, 2011  /  Awards & Honors  /  Marti Reeder

Kent, Washington, March 1, 2011 – Following a tumultuous year in the real estate market, Realtor® Marti Reeder of Kent continues to excel in helping clients to buy and sell homes in the South Puget Sound. Most recently, Reeder received… Read more

How “Walkable” Is Your Neighborhood?

February 25, 2011  /  Community  /  Marti Reeder

I recently “ran” across this fun website called Walk Score. You can type in any city and state in the Puget Sound or the United States to determine it’s “walk score,” or how walk friendly the city is. Kent, Washington… Read more

Winter Lawn Care: What You Need to Know

February 18, 2011  /  Home Exterior/Landscaping  /  Marti Reeder

Winter in the Seattle area is typically filled with wind, rain and a little snow and ice. Though we might prefer to hibernate and ignore our yards, lawn care is important in winter too. Here are a few tips to… Read more

What is my home worth?

February 12, 2011  /  Home Selling  /  Marti Reeder

If you have ever considered selling your home, you’ve probably asked yourself, “what is my home worth?” There is no easy way to answer that question, but there is a process Realtors use called the comparative market analysis (CMA) which… Read more

5 Common First Time Homebuyer Mistakes

February 6, 2011  /  Home Buying  /  Marti Reeder

Don’t make these five common first time homebuyer mistakes.

As a homebuyer, why do I need a Realtor?

February 2, 2011  /  Home Buying  /  Marti Reeder

Many homebuyers can do a lot of their research into listings, neighborhoods and the real estate and lending markets online, so why would they need a Realtor?


Marti Reeder, Realtor, Managing Broker