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Diva Dweller Spotlight: ...

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The moment we met our little Diva Mia with her matching leopard print pink suitcases I knew we had a true Diva on our hands. This girl flew to Seattle for a weekend with five bags. One of which was one just for her make-up. Amazing! Mia is originally an opera singer and moved to Seattle for her graduate degree in Speech Pat...
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The Love of “Pied-...

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The literal French translation of pied-a-terre is foot on the ground. In Paris, the super tiny apartment rules with most city dwellers, who seem to prefer to do their living at local cafes. Personally, I love the word pied-a-terre.  It reminds me of those 60’s black & white French films where the main charact...
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Reasons to Buy Investmen...

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Team Diva Real Estate receives at least two-three requests for rental property every week through our website. Seattle is not known to be the type of city that a renter needs to hire a broker. But lately the rental vacancy rates are quickly decreasing making it super tough for new to the city renters to find places to live ...
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Fight the Panic & B...

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Team Diva Real Estate’s basic response to this weeks economic news is “Avoid the Panic & Take Advantage of the Temporary Down Turn”! Seriously! Once again we want everyone to take a deep breath, walk outside, have a glass of wine and relax. August is the month when a majority of the managers on Wall St...
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Diva Update: Seattle Mar...

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Reading or watching the news, we are inundated with newly released reports on the state of the housing market. These reports often contain conflicting information, and rarely do they focus on one geographical market. Case in point: the monthly Case-Shiller Index that came out last week. The latest Case-Shiller Index reporte...
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Diva Dweller FIUTS Stude...

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Super awesome FIUTS student, Fredrik Ryden, gained some recognition last night for his work to hack Microsoft’s Kinect. Fredrik was hosted by two of our best Team Diva fans, Tad and Glenn, this past fall. At dinner the other night, Fredrik casually mentioned that he was working on a way to use Kinect’s technolog...
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Diva Hood Spotlight: Bea...

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There is a long standing love affair between the Divas and Beacon Hill. Back in my (Diva Chavi) old corporate working days I use to love taking the super long but interesting old #36 route all the way from Rainier Beach to Downtown Seattle going straight down Beacon Ave. The line traveled down the former trolley line, turni...
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Diva Dweller Spotlight: ...

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Team Diva met Deb and Dean through Divotee friend Hara. We met on a Saturday afternoon in Columbia City at Empire Espresso. They were first-time home buyers who never thought they could own a home of their own. That same day we took them out and showed them exactly three homes. The second home that we showed, Dean stopped i...
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Number of Home Sales Sur...

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Diva Real Estate Market Report – June A client recently dubbed us Diva gals the “Queens of Capitol Hill.” We do not know if that is because of the company we keep or just the amount of fabulous real estate clients we have on Capitol Hill. As such, we are extra excited about the upsurge in home sales in our...
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Diva Dwelling Private Vi...

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Diva Dwelling Private Viewing – The Parc | Belltown Thursday, July 21, 2011 | 4:00 – 6:00 PM Located at 76 Cedar Street & Western The Divas are excited to have you join us for a special summer viewing of our Diva Dwelling at The Parc in Belltown. Swing on by tomorrow afternoon, take in the views and get a co...
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