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Guide to Throwing the Ultimate Stress-Free Summer BBQ

By Bella Chaffey | July 21, 2019

  Summer weather in the Greater Seattle area seems to finally be breaking through! With summer weather comes backyard BBQ’s – we want to help make your BBQ’s as fun and stress-free as possible. Below are seven of our top stress-free backyard BBQ tips:     Prep food before your guests arrive and have plenty […]

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11 Inspiring Small Laundry Room Ideas

By Bella Chaffey | May 20, 2020

  Minimal Space Laundry Room? No Problem! Does your home not have the space for a standard laundry room? Maybe it is in a closet, within your pantry area, in a bathroom and so on. Luckily there are SO many things that you can do to make that space usable, efficient, and cute! Some of […]

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5 Small Towns Near Seattle to Visit This Summer

By Bella Chaffey | July 4, 2019

  Looking for some weekend or day trips near home to take this summer? Below are five excellent choices and some reasons why!     1. Leavenworth: Leavenworth is not only a winter wonderland, but also a fabulous summer destination! The downtown offers fun shops and delicious Bavarian food, while a little further out offers […]

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Local Market Update – September 2020

By Bella Chaffey | September 11, 2020

August saw the lowest number of homes for sale in more than 20 years and the lowest mortgage rates on record. Sparse inventory and high demand pushed home prices to new highs. With pending sales outpacing new listings, inventory continues to shrink. King and Snohomish counties each have about a two-week supply of available homes. […]

Gardner Report

The Gardner Report – Fourth Quarter 2019

By Bella Chaffey | January 29, 2020

  The following analysis of the Western Washington real estate market is provided by Windermere Real Estate Chief Economist, Matthew Gardner. We hope that this information may assist you with making better-informed real estate decisions. For further information about the housing market in your area, please don’t hesitate to contact your Windermere agent.   ECONOMIC […]