Category: Home Listings

6 Questions to Ask Your Mortgage Professional

I came across a great article today that I believe anyone looking to buy (or refi) can benefit from. It’s easy to get overwhelmed at the sight of paperwork involved in financing a home.  Not to mention finding the right financing and professional to work with can take a lot of work on the buyers part but […]

Oh, To Live In 1967

While doing an inspection on an older home in South Seattle the inspector found a bunch of 1967 Seattle Times Sunday Papers.  Check out this 5-piece living room set you could get for $288.00 and Bon Marche designer dress for $7.98.          

NEW! Short Sale Listing. MLS#422305

Check out this new short sale in South Everett.  Listed at $229,950. Its a spacious rambler updated through-out!  A beautiful corner fireplace, built-in tv & speaker system are just some of the features of this living room making it perfect for entertaining. The over-sized slider leads to the patio & backyard w/ fire pit & custom […]

Choosing The Right Paint Sheen.

You think choosing the right color for your paint job is hard? Try picking the  right sheen. With 5 or 6 paint finishes to choose from, you should learn the benefits of each and determine the right one for your job.  Should you use flat or satin and why?  The higher the sheen, the higher […]

How to Winterize a Sprinkler System

Sprinkler Systems need to have all the water blown out of them before a winter freeze. If you have an air compressor you can do the job yourself and save big bucks. Here is a “how to”: Close off both valves on the backflow preventer. Then remove the plug on the blow-out port and screw […]

15K Price Drop on Mill Creek Murray Franklyn Home

15K Price Drop! The sub-zero fridge, butler’s pantry and Mother-in-law suite on main floor are just the beginning to the stunning features in this 5-bedroom custom home. Beautiful hardwood floors, high ceilings, chef’s kitchen and an open floor plan make this perfect for entertaining. The breakfast nook opens up to a spacious yard with plenty of […]

Make A Power And Wire Map For Your Home

Its that time of year when you can expect the rain and wind to cause at least a few mishaps. But don’t wait for a clogged drain or power failure to figure out your house’s inner workings. Make a rough sketch of the floor plans and indicate the shutoff valve, fuse, or power source for everything in […]

NEW LISTING- 9209 15th St NE, Lake Stevens – MLS#419220

 Listed as a short sale and at an amazing price for the buyer.  This beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath Lake Stevens home has a view of the lake from both the living room and two of the bedrooms. The home is located on a quiet dead end cul-de-sac and features vaulted ceilings with an open floor plan and bath off of the […]

Buying Benefits For Veterans

If you have served your country I encourage you to call any or all of these governmental agencies to receive more information regarding your housing benefits as a veteran.  Your specific lender should be able to provide information on these programs as well.  As always, I am available to answer any questions you may have. Washington State Housing Finance Commission […]

Maintain Appliances To Get Ready For The Holidays

If you are anything like me you will soon be spending a lot of your time in the kitchen baking cookies, pie’s and preparing to entertain!  As the holiday season begins, make sure your appliances are prepared for the demands you will place on them. Pull your refrigerator from the wall and clean the condenser coils in back […]