Tag: Seattle HUD Homes

July 9, 2013

Team Troy’s Summer Guide

July 9, 2013

Now that summer is in full swing here in Seattle, Team Troy has compiled a list of the top July events in Puget Sound area. When the skies turn bright blue and the sun comes out, there will not be a shortage of fairs, festivals, concerts, and tours throughout the region. As always, Team Troy

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July 3, 2013

July 4th Seattle Activities and Events

July 3, 2013

Dust off your BBQ tools, set up your picnic tables, and scope out your fireworks spot – it’s July 4th in Seattle! Team Troy has compiled a list of  July 4th events going on around the Puget Sound region. Enjoy your holiday with friends and family, and get ready for summer time in Seattle! 3rd

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July 2, 2013

Team Troy on the White Moustache Tour of Seattle

July 2, 2013

Team Troy had a grand send off for our fantastic office manager, Andrea Scalici, on Seattle’s White Moustache Tour  last Thursday. The tour guide and owner, Bryce kept us guessing as we traveled to the city’s lesser-known neighborhoods to experience hidden culinary gems. Our first stop was at Island Soul, a Caribbean restaurant in downtown

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June 27, 2013

Existing Home Sales: Prices On The Rise

June 27, 2013

Existing home sales rose in May to the highest pace since November 2009, when buyers were rushing to make a tax-credit deadline, pointing to a continuing recovery. Existing-home sales rose 4.% in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.18 million. These sales were 12.9% higher than during the same period in the prior

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June 25, 2013

Team Troy Complimentary Services Explained

June 25, 2013

One of the many benefits of the team concept is that we are able to offer an array of complimentary services that individual agents are not able to offer. Many of our clients have been impressed by the customer service attitude of Team Troy, and how far we go above and beyond for both our

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June 20, 2013

Is Another Housing Bubble on the Way?

June 20, 2013

There has been some speculation in recent weeks that the rapid increase in home prices are going to eventually lead us to another housing bubble. We are here to address these fears. While it is true that Seattle has seen an increase in home prices over the past months, we will explain how our housing

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June 18, 2013

Seattle Craftsman Homes

June 18, 2013

If you live in Seattle, you have most definitely come across many Craftsman homes, even if you are not aware of it. Craftsman refers to an early 20th century style of architecture that contains several distinct features on both the interior and exterior. A typical Craftsman style home has deep overhanging eaves, knee braces, large

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June 15, 2013

Listen to Troy Anderson’s Full Real Estate Radio NW Interview:

June 15, 2013

Troy Anderson, CEO and Managing Broker from Team Troy, was recently interviewed by Nick Neal and Shelley Dudley from Real Estate Radio Northwest, KKOL AM 1300. Just in case you missed the broadcast, we have the interview here for you to listen to. Alternatively, you can read the transcription of the interview below. Troy Anderson discussed

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June 6, 2013

You Ask – We Answer: What is Escrow?

June 6, 2013

In the real estate business, you hear all kind of terminology being thrown around, but what does it really mean? One question we got for our You Ask – We Answer series was “What is Escrow?” Escrow is a process that provides for a fair and equitable transfer of one property to another. Essentially, escrow

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June 4, 2013

Parents opt to buy real estate for university-bound kids

June 4, 2013

Here at Team Troy, we have noticed an increase in requests for condominiums near Seattle’s colleges. As it turns out, savvy parents are opting to purchase homes for their kids headed to college instead of paying outrageous rents for four years. This option allows parents to not only house their own child while they are away at

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