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Divas Announce |Modern S...

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Divas announce an amazing renovated home overlooking Andrews Bay and Seward Park. 5111 55th Ave S. Seattle, WA $849,000 We have a soft spot in our hearts for this neighborhood. How could you not? Amazing mid-century homes, sweeping hillside views of Lake Washington, easy access to Seward Park, one of the cities most gloriou...
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First Time Home Seller T...

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Hey first time home seller what are the tips and tricks for navigating the new world of home selling. Yeah – we know you are bursting from the seams of that adorable 2bd/1ba house in Seattle’s next up and coming neighborhood. It is time for you to make a transition to something better. But wait that whole recession thin...
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Selling the Seaview Cond...

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The Divas just recently sold two condos in the Seaview for the highest price per square-foot since 2009! This certainly wasn’t just luck either — it was based on a very refined and Diva-tested 10 step process to divaliciousness. The most important part, though, is that we honestly love our homes and the Diva ...
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Let’s Say “G...

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Unless you’ve been living under a rock in Seattle the past 5 years, you are probably aware of the fact that real estate in Seattle is beyond hot. We’ve been riding the wave of an increasing market since 2012. For the last 2 years in a row the homes have been selling on average 2-3% over list and our Diva Team a...
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House Selling Tips for G...

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Today we were going through all of the new Monday morning listings and it was so funny to see some of the photos. Apparently everyone thinks it is 2005 all over again. All you have to do to sell a house is put a sign in the yard and the buyers will come flocking. Well as a SUPER active buyers’ agent I can tell you tha...
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Where the hell are all t...

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Every week we have a weekly get together Power Gal Row. This week all of us found that we were experiencing the same issue – NO HOMES TO SHOW OUR BUYERS!  All of us have young families who are desperate to find a house but there is nothing available on the market. From Roseville, CA to Tacoma to Capitol Hill. Zilch...
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The Lakewood House | How...

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Last December we received a call from a brother and sister who were trying to sell their house in the Lakewood/Seward Park area. As soon as we received the call I realized exactly what house they were trying to sell. All of the Divas drive-by the house on the way to our Capitol Hill office in the morning. The house was init...
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What does it take to Sel...

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The market is finally warming up in key Seattle neighborhoods after a very long cold winter / recession. We are at a unique transition time in the market, with inventory at an all time low and demand starting to rise. Homes are either selling in 30 days or sitting on the market for over 3 months. There is not much in betwee...
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