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Another Yelp 5-Star Revi...

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I am naturally distrustful of the relationship between a realtor and client, as it seems like there are ultimately disparate interests, but I didn’t feel that way with the Divas. Kim and Chavi are great! My wife and I had pretty different things we were looking for in a house and the Divas really listened to both of u...
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Support Caffe Vita as Th...

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Caffe Vita on Capitol Hill is donating 10% of their profits towards the 12th Avenue Arts, a new Capitol Hill Housing building to be constructed near 12th Avenue and East Pine Street. This mixed-use development will bring more than 80 affordable apartments, community meeting space, and permanently affordable performing arts ...
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New Green Home Valuation...

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Team Diva Real Estate has long been an advocate of Green Built homes and the process of adding green features to an existing built home to reduce our overall impact on the environment. The unfortunate aspect is that many of our Diva Dweller’s pay a premium for these benefits but run into issues when they go to refinan...
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Yelp 5-Star Review…...

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My husband Michael and I were first time home buyers and looking for a Realtor.  He was looking on Yelp and saw that Team Diva Real Estate had very good ratings, and I won’t lie, the name kinda grabbed our attention.  We were looking for a place in Capitol Hill and Kim knows this place like the back of her hand!...
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Phinney Ridge Harvest Pa...

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Pumpkin Spice Lattes, butternut squash soup, falling leaves, and sweaters – all signs of autumn in Seattle. But for the growing number of Seattle Urban Farmers, autumn is a time of harvest. More and more Seattlites are looking toward local and sustainable living, and you can’t get more local than growing food in...
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Congrats to HyBrid’...

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Team Diva’s Central Area Green Tour Partner, HyBrid, just won an Architectural award to build camping/overnight structures with surplus cargo containers with King County. We would like to extend a huge congrats to our green cohorts here in Seattle. HyBrid Architecture won for their REtain design, which was selected as...
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Diva Hood: Greenwood its...

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Nestled in the northwest of Seattle just above Phinney Ridge is the bungalow capitol of Seattle known as Greenwood. Living here, one definitely feels part of a tight knit and slightly quirky community. Anchored by businesses like Gordito’s, Diva Espresso, Taproot Theater and Greenwood Space Travel Supply Co (the fron...
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Emma Spotlights Team Div...

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Us Divas have been singing praises of Emma email marketing for some time now.  Each month, we employ Emma’s progressive use of technology in order to send out our newsletter.  Instead of bland, Publisher-esque ploys, Emma allows us to create stylish and appealing works of art to send straight to you. Just last ...
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Green Diva: Renovating w...

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Renovating a space by utilizing previously salvaged goods is the more urban and creative way to approach one’s home DIY project. There is a whole shift in design that is taking note of our collective need for more stimulating and intensely long lasting goods. Gone are the days when a “flip” house was the p...
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Savvy Real Estate Invest...

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I drive down Seward Park Ave on my way to our office on Capitol Hill every day. On the drive, I have notice not one, but four homes that have been flipped in the last year. One savvy investor is notorious for the basic boring beige flip. But one home, this past spring, peaked my interest. The savvy investor made a good buy ...
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