Tri-Cities Housing Market

Tri-Cities, WA Solds, Under Contracts and Active Listings for March 2007

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It’s time for the statitician readers (you know who you are!) to get really excited. First quarter results are in for 2007…and, compared to the same period last year Active listings are DOWN Solds are DOWN Prices, as you would then expect, are UP Average price 2007Q1,$182,960 2006Q1,$176,200…103.8% INCREASE Median price 2007Q1 $165,300 2006Q1 $157,000…105.2% […]

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Answering FAQ about Tri-Cities Home Rentals

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Our local office now has a residential property management division, and I couldn’t be happier about it.  I frequently get calls from out-of-town investors who want to purchase a home here for investment purposes, and then rent it out.  My forte is selling residences to people who want to live here, and interact in our community […]

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Buyer Beware

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Probably like most Americans of a certain age, I first heard the phrase caveat emptor in the Brady Bunch episode in which Greg buys a car he was told would be easy to fix up but isn’t.  Like “Find out what you do best and do your best with it”, “caveat emptor…let the buyer beware” is […]

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Oh, I really DID lie…

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Remember when I (and my colleagues at the brokerage) was accused of lying? I guess I was infringing upon the truth. The latest stats are out, and instead of 210 homes going under contract in the Tri-Cities, WA area in February, we had 249, which beats our historically best year ever (2005) by 20 under […]

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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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