Tag: Seattle

September 26, 2019

Pumpkin Patch Round-Up

September 26, 2019

This weekend is THE weekend, folks! Pumpkin patches all over the area will officially open for the fall harvest season. We are so fortunate to have many fun, family-friendly pumpkin patches in our community so we wanted to share with you some of our team favorites. Perfect for families and kids of all ages –

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December 15, 2016

Did You Know?

December 15, 2016

Have you ever wondered how the county comes up with the assessed value of your home and your property taxes? Or why your taxes may increase when your assessed value decreases? While the Assessor sets the value for taxable property, the amount of property tax you pay depends on the cost of state and local

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November 27, 2012

Seattle’s Battle with Houseboats, Barges and Vessels

November 27, 2012

Seattle has been famous for its iconic clusters of floating homes, barges, and houseboats for more than 100 years. The well-to-do began building their floating communities on Lake Washington and the working class along Lake Union, Portage Bay, and the Elliott Bay waterfront since the late 19th century. While they have become a symbol of

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November 15, 2012

Housing Inventory Drops to New Lows

November 15, 2012

What does housing inventory mean? Inventory is calculated according to a month’s supply, or the number of months it would take to sell the housing inventory based on the current sales rate. So, this means that if there are 100 ¬†homes on the market and 10 sell per month on average, then 100 homes=10 months

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