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Welcome to the area east of Puget Sound and Lake Washington, home to the dynamic suburbs of Seattle that make up the "Eastside." Sammamish, Issaquah, Kirkland, Bellevue, Redmond, Mercer Island and Woodinville are the prominent cities of the Eastside with many surrounding smaller towns and neighborhoods. Welcome to Seattle's Eastside, I invite you to explore the properties in this unique and beautiful area.

Purchasing a home may be the largest financial investment you ever make. The selection of an agent to represent your interests is a crucial step in the process. I take my responsibilities very seriously and am honored to have received several awards related to client representation. Your real estate goals are very important to me... I'd love to hear from you via phone or email so we can discuss your specific needs

 

October 12th, 2017

This is the Hottest Real Estate Market in the Country–by Far

Written by Laura White

Home prices have been on the rise nationally since February, but no area of the country has seen a spike like the Pacific Northwest. The price of single family homes in the Seattle area has soared 13.5% in the past 12 months. That's more than twice the national average of 5.9%. The median single family home in Seattle, …

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October 5th, 2017

From Boeing to Microsoft, Amazon to Starbucks, how Seattle's business innovation has shaped the world

Written by Laura White
From Boeing to Microsoft, Amazon to Starbucks, how Seattle's business innovation has shaped the world

One of Seattle's earliest businesses was equipping 1880s miners headed up to the Klondike. Looking at the record number of construction cranes dotting downtown Seattle today, it's clear the gold rush is on again ... but now, people come to stay. The city's key industries are diverse, from aviation to retail to technology. …

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October 4th, 2017

Real Estate Heat Index October 2017

Written by Laura White

The greater Seattle area is still experiencing a seller's market. Although the market doesn't seem as frenzied as it was in the spring, home prices continue to rise at a rate above the national level. Click on the link below to view Seattle's Heat Index for October 2017: SEARE17_2017_10_16097   …

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September 21st, 2017

Five Steps to Take Before Buying a Home

Written by Laura White
Five Steps to Take Before Buying a Home

When you're considering buying your first home, you're probably full of excitement about achieving the American dream. Unfortunately, this dream could turn into a nightmare if you haven't made sure that you're financially ready for the costs of becoming a homeowner. Before you call a realtor, take these five steps to get …

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September 17th, 2017

Seattle Among Top U.S. Cities for Sellers to Get Greatest Return on Investment

Written by Laura White
Seattle Among Top U.S. Cities for Sellers to Get Greatest Return on Investment

The problem for homeowners who decide to sell in a hot real estate market like Seattle, is that it turns you into a buyer in a very competitive environment. But for those who do decide to cash in, perhaps because they're leaving the area for someplace cheaper, there's big money to be gained in Seattle and other cities …

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