When is the Best Time to Buy or Sell?

When is the Best Time to Buy or Sell a Home?

Nov 17, 2023

Market peaks, holidays, school, oh my! Once you’ve decided that you want to sell or buy a home, the when can be tricky to tackle. Many factors contribute to optimal timing. Scroll down for the pros and cons of selling or buying in each season. While each season has its […]

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Make Merry: 2023 Holiday Happenings Around the Sound

2023 Holiday Happenings Around the Sound

Nov 8, 2023

The rain is back, the days are dark…who is ready to beat the gloom? Below are some Seattle-area favorites to brighten your spirits. You can bundle up and bask in breathtaking outdoor light shows, or relax and enjoy from the comfort of a cruise ship or theater seat…   Winterfest […]

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Q3 2023 Market Review for Seattle, Eastside, Condos & Waterfront

How’s the Market? Q3 2023 Review of Seattle Area Real Estate

Oct 12, 2023

While median sales prices varied quite a bit from area to area, they stayed relatively stable with most communities posting either modest gains or slight declines compared to this time last year.  Low inventory is keeping us in what you might call a “flat” seller’s market…supply is low but prices […]

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Sell or Rent? The perks and pitfalls of being a landlord.

To Sell or to Rent? The Perks and Pitfalls of Being a Landlord

Sep 20, 2023

Analyzing whether to sell or rent your home is a BIG deal…and it deserves careful consideration. Ultimately, the right choice for you depends on your financial situation, goals, and personal preferences. Here is a quick run-down to help you decide:   Renting Out Your Home Might Make Sense If… You […]

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Five steps for an on-trend fall refresh

On-Trend Fall Refresh in 5 Simple Steps

Sep 12, 2023

Labor Day has come and gone, mornings are growing chilly, and thoughts are naturally turning back to our indoor spaces. Before you hibernate this fall, there are a few quick and simple tricks that will make your home instantly cozy and inviting. This is especially important if you’re planning to […]

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5 projects that will add value to your home.

5 Home Improvements That Will Boost Your Property Value

Aug 16, 2023

A home is the largest investment most people will make in their lifetime, so when it comes time to sell, homeowners often wonder what they can do to get the most return on their investment. Many have the misconception that remodeling is the way to go, but that isn’t always […]

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Seattle fans, it's go time. Here's your fall sports playbook.

2023 Football & Hockey Schedules, Recipes & Tips…

Aug 10, 2023

Football is BACK and hockey is coming in hot! Scroll down for printable schedules, tailgating hacks (including how to pack the perfect cooler!), and favorite gameday recipes. Fans of all ages will also love our printable bingo sheets. Need to brush up on your sports lingo? Check out Wikipedia’s handy […]

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Kicks for Kids, Windermere Mercer Island

Extended! Kicks for Kids Shoe Drive August 1-21

Jul 27, 2023

Help us give kids the confidence they need to start the school year right! My Windermere team and I invite you to participate in our Kicks for Kids back-to-school sneaker drive. It connects low-income youth in our local communities with new shoes for the upcoming school year. Through August 21st, […]

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Q2 2023 Market Review: Seattle, Eastside, Condos & Waterfront

How’s the Market? Q2 2023 Review of Seattle Area Real Estate

Jul 13, 2023

While median sales prices rose in Q2 compared to Q1, they were still down about 10% from last summer’s peak. Most areas saw fewer new listings and sales this year than we saw last year. Supply levels are still low enough to keep us technically in a seller’s market — […]

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