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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

 

November 14th, 2018

Was this House Remodeled? How to Spot Home Repairs When You're House Hunting

Written by Laura White
Was this House Remodeled? How to Spot Home Repairs When You're House Hunting

Searching for that perfect fixer-upper to call home can be a bit overwhelming, can't it? As a prospective buyer you're really forced into some heavy duty priority juggling. Neighborhood, sale price, house features, yard features, cost of improvements and as-is condition are just a few of the big ones. What about …

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November 8th, 2018

Eastside Market Review – Third Quarter 2018

Written by Laura White
Eastside Market Review – Third Quarter 2018

The Eastside Market Review is showing that the market has slowed somewhat in the 3rd quarter of 2018. It looks like we are transitioning into a more balanced market.  Read the full report below: https://windermereeastside.com/2018/11/06/eastside-market-review-third-quarter-2018/ …

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November 8th, 2018

Seattle home sellers are lowering list prices faster than anywhere else

Written by Laura White
Seattle home sellers are lowering list prices faster than anywhere else

Earlier this week the news was that the average Seattle-area homebuyer has been successfully able to negotiate a deal at below list price for the first time in four years. But that's only half the story: In a lot of cases, sellers are now doing the work for buyers by lowering the list price themselves. At the start …

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November 2nd, 2018

Home prices have finally hit a wall on the West Coast

Written by Laura White
Home prices have finally hit a wall on the West Coast

Home sellers have had it easy over the last few years. Housing demand has risen along with the improving economy, and home builders have struggled to build at a pace that keeps up with that demand. The result was a shortage of housing inventory that allowed sellers to sit back and let buyers bid up the price of their home. But …

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October 26th, 2018

How Interest Rates Affect Buying Power

Written by Laura White
How Interest Rates Affect Buying Power

Whether you are thinking about buying or selling a home, interest rate trends are an important factor to consider. Mortgage interest rates have been rising and experts, including Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner, predict that they will continue to increase in 2019. Interest Rates and Buying Power The chart …

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