Tri-Cities Real Estate Blog

Apparently, now I’m lying

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A Realtor at a competing brokerage who has been in our business for years, is afraid our market is about to turn bad.  This other Realtor told one of the Realtors in our office that when the Windermere Tri-Cities agents talk about how incredible our market is, we’re lying!!! The Tri-Cities Association of Realtors reported 210 […]

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I’ll have a side of re-fi with that, please…

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Foreclosures are on the rise in the Tri-Cities area, and state-wide, for that matter.  According to today’s Tri-City Herald (2/25/07), there were 25% more foreclosures in ’06 than in ’05 across the state.  In the Tri-Cities area, there was an almost 19% increase in ’06 (738 trustee sale notices vs. 601) over ’05.  However, the title […]

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Real estate leverage in West Richland, WA

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My husband, Matt McGee, knows SEO, but he doesn’t know real estate, the cutie. We’re not a fixer-upper family.  We’re the kind of people that other people flip houses for.  We’re the kind of people who order those Time-Life books about Home Improvement and Renovation, but we never open them.  We watch Extreme Makeover: Home […]

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Nice work if you can get it!

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I’m talking about title insurance. Did you know that title insurance insures BACKWARD?  Everything else you buy insurance for, is to protect/provide against future events,  things that may or may not occur.  Title insurance insures against things that have already happened. It protects against known events. I want a gig like that!  Of course it’s not a perfect […]

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