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Best Time of Year to List a Home in Seattle

I was just reading an article that claimed the two weeks of the year that homes sell the fastest and for the most money are the first two weeks of May. The thought is that most buyers start to look … Continue reading

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Future of Rentals in Seattle

Do you own a rental in Seattle?   If so, you are likely sitting on a nice chunk of equity, especially if you purchased it many years ago; and for most, the monthly rent more than covers the mortgage. The current … Continue reading

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S&W has moved to Ballard Avenue!

Susanne Stauffer real estate has partnered up with Dale Wampler, another long-time real estate agent to form the S&W brand. We are still with RE/MAX as our parent company but we wanted a more local feel to our branding. Please … Continue reading

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Waiving Appraisals to Win

How to ‘Win’ in multiple offer scenarios? This is an often discussed topic with my agent friends. All of us have been in the situation with our buyer clients where we are just one potential purchaser in a sea of offers…. … Continue reading

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When is the Best Time to List a House in Seattle?

I get asked this often, when is the best month to list a house in Seattle?  It is true there is some seasonality to real estate sales, so this is something worth thinking about.  However, from my experience, the best time to … Continue reading

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Useful Map of Development Around Seattle

I don’t know who made this or how up-to-date it is, but this is a pretty good spot to start if you are wondering about development around your neighborhood. Seattle in Progress 

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Buying Beats Renting in Seattle in Two Years?

As Seattle home prices have been on the rise, so have the rental prices.  Real Estate agents and lenders are once again starting up the conversation with consumers of why rent? Go buy a house right now and you will … Continue reading

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