Impact of Fiscal Cliff Agreement on Homeowners?

housing and fiscal cliff

There was so much fear mongering going on about “The Fiscal Cliff” it was starting to feel like being tied to a chair and being forced to watch The Shower Scene from Psycho. The stock market rallied up in response to it just being OVER WITH! But should we just be happy that it’s over […]

2012 Median Home Prices UP…and DOWN

King County Home Prices by School District

Single Family Median Home Prices are UP 6% YOY for the First Half of 2012 in Seattle. First Half 2011 @ $399,000 – First Half 2012 @ $423,000 Bellevue School District is the Big Winner at UP 20% with a Median Home Price of $689,000. Issaquah School District DOWN 4%, Northshore School District DOWN 2% […]

Where Should I Live?

141st House

Not every client asks me where they SHOULD live. But the question comes up from time to time, and often from family memb

Seattle 4/3 Cape Cod with a View

Some time ago I wrote about Seattle Starter Home Styles and we talked about the value of having bedrooms up above the ma

Ardell’s Seattle Area Real Estate Blog – Most Visited Posts

It amazes me sometimes, which of my posts garner the highest readership. Dustin tracks the “per post” stats for Rain Cit

Real Estate – Delusional Sellers or Delusional Buyers?

New on Market! Do you jump on it…or let it pass?

That’s really the biggest question in Real Estate today in the Seat

Home Prices Recover in Kirkland 98033

Many around the Country are asking what a Home Price “Recovery” will look like and what will create it. If you have been

How to find your “Dream Home”

Finding your Dream Home starts with determining if you can afford your Dream Home. Let’s say you have decided that you w

King County Home Prices 2010

King County Home prices in 2010 will have to escape two mega foreseeable dip factors, in order to keep in the 2005 – 200

Seattle’s Queen Anne Neighborhood Is Amazing

Queen Anne has long been one of my favorite Seattle neighborhoods because of its easy proximity to Downtown Seattle whil