In July, we reached an average home sale price of…ta da, fanfare please…$200,000! The median home price is at $174.8, which is also the highest that number has ever been. And look what’s happening over in King County. I don’t know…my mom (by way of Aesop) always told me that slow and steady wins the […]
I usually think of myself as being a creative person, somewhat free-spirited, not overly-organized or meticulous (which, on this blog, is code for anal-retentive). But I do like the statistics. I surprise myself at how much time I can spend studying bar graphs and pie-charts. So, if you’re at all like me, have fun with this.
Then ask yourself these questions. They seem pretty obvious to me, but in the early years of our marriage, my husband and I moved three times in four years, so I was used to it. They definitely provide food for thought. We moved back before awesome Internet tools did the cost-of-living differences for you. In […]
according to Consumer Reports. I couldn’t agree more with #8…the concrete counters. Call me unimaginative, but concrete is for walking on, not preparing food on. I was surprised to read that the ‘super ranges’ aren’t much more super than a regular range. Of course, I think it’s because even walking into my kitchen and seeing a […]
I always say we’re in the red part of a blue state. Most Tri-Cities residents vote Republican. In fact, most of the Eastern side of the state votes Republican (larger tracts of land, less people pushing in from every side, more of a don’t-tell-me-what-to-do-when-you’re-all-the-way-across-the-country mentality). From Zillow comes this fascinating piece of research about property values and […]
One of the agents from the Kennewick office sought me out the other day to let me know my marketing is working well for her. That’s right…MY MARKETING is bringing her clients! Her client chose her from the agent pics and bios on the main page of our agency’s site, but uses my site to […]