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For The Love of 2700 4th...

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Real estate is a people-oriented profession, and one that keeps us active around Seattle. Beyond the client interactions, we really get to know certain buildings and the people there. One of our favorites in 2700 4th Avenue, and we want to share some of the reasons why.
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The Eastlake Attraction:...

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It's not like Eastlake is a "best-kept secret," but you often don't hear much about it, in spite of many great attractions there. Residents may prefer it that way, and keep the fun to themselves, but we have to rave a bit about this great Seattle neighborhood.
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Spring to Summer: Soakin...

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We are so excited for warm weather again, and all the events it brings in Seattle. This is especially true in Uptown Seattle, including Belltown and Lower Queen Anne.
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Happy Spring Equinox! Ge...

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Spring warmth came a little early for us in Seattle this week, and we are so excited. Oh sure, we know we aren't guaranteed consistently nice weather from now through June (AKA Junuary). But we are definitely inspired for al fresco activities, thanks to the sunshine and a great listing in Bitter Lake.
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The Best of Maple Leaf: ...

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Maples! Maples everywhere! The signage around the Maple Leaf neighborhood always reminds you where you are...not just Seattle, but MAPLE LEAF, Seattle.
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How to Buy a Home In Sea...

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Let's get down and dirty. Owning a home in Seattle is an amazing experience and it can be fun. Do not listen to all of those cranky folks who think Seattle is not what it use to be and a middle-income owner cannot afford to buy a home in Seattle. Strap in, get yourself some strong Seattle coffee, and learn how to be a smart...
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The Joy of Home Inspecti...

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Some crafty and handy people are quite adept at home repairs and maintenance, and they can spot obvious problems. However, it takes special training to do a professional home inspection. Even a glimpse of what it takes to properly inspect a home before buying is is valuable information for homeowners. It gives you a better ...
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Buying a Condo In Seattl...

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Buying a condo in Seattle for many is their first home ownership step. The ability to buy a home in a neighborhood where you do not need a car, you are close to things to do, and your friends live close by is key for many people. And who wants a yard anyways?
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The Sweet Life in Bitter...

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Seattle is known for being surrounded with natural beauty. It is a magnet for outdoorsy types, from pro skiers to weekend campers. Some neighborhoods in Seattle are tailor made for people who love being close to an outdoor outing all the time. Bitter Lake is one of the best.
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Getting Your Mortgage Fi...

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Financing is one of the pieces of buying a home that people don't like to talk about. It's arguably the most important piece of the puzzle. Spending just a little time gathering documents will streamline the process and get you on the fast-track to home ownership.
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