Welcome to the Team Diva blog. This is your home for Diva news and the best real estate insights and advice in Seattle.

Size, Condition, or Loca...

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  Size, Condition, or Location? Smart buyers choose two! The housing market has been pretty intense for buyers the last couple of years. Record low inventory and a constant stream of new buyers have made house hunting a harrowing experience. If you want to buy a home in Seattle you are going to have to take a methodic...
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Hard Core Advice for Sea...

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Team Diva will always be honest with our clients even if it is tough for them to hear the truth. This was true for our sellers during the Great Recession when prices were way low and they couldn’t sell their houses. We told them to hold tight and sell when the market improves. Many thought home prices were never going...
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Divas Announce | Chic Ca...

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Divas Announce a Chic Capitol Hill Townhouse Let’s be honest. It is near impossible to find a Capitol Hill Townhouse with a rooftop deck under $600,000. Out of the blue, rooftop decks became all the rage this last season. Everyone and their mother, puppy, Daddy Bear, and the tech kid nextdoor wants a rooftop deck. Fra...
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Divas Announce | A Rocki...

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Divas Announce | A Rockin’ Bungalow on Roxbury – Westwood A just-listed bungalow in West Seattle is a perfect starter home, especially for buyers who aspire to create their own garden and get creative with ample space indoors, too. There is a lot to work with, and owners could get really creative and ambitious with the ...
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Divas Announce | Simply ...

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Divas Announce | Simply Modern Condo at The Marq Here Are The Top Five Reasons You Need to Run to this Simply Modern Condo at The Marq: Reason 1: Location – If a centrally located home is what you desire, then nothing beats living in a condo at The Marq. Perched on the edge of Capitol Hill overlooking, Downtown, South La...
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Finding the Right Real E...

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Finding a real estate agent in Seattle who is going to be your guide to finding your forever home in Seattle can be work. With a little know how and some savvy questions you should have what you need to make sure you choose someone who is a good fit for you.
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Home prices in Seattle j...

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Home Prices in Seattle jumps 18.9% from a year ago. The Seattle Times just released a good article about the current Real Estate market in Seattle. Normally when a story like this comes out I am always skeptical about the data. In this situation we are looking at one of the most intense markets this Diva Team has seen in ...
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Diva Dweller, You Are Al...

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After the long search, many offers, lots of paperwork, sleepless nights...you almost have closed on your new home! What do those last two, crucial, nail-biting weeks entail...
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“Get It Sold!” ̵...

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Yep, Seattle housing inventory is scarce. Yep, there are way more buyers than houses to buy. And yes – interest rates are still crazy low, hovering around 3.8% for a conventional 30 year fixed loan. All this points to a killer “Seattle Sellers’ Market.” So if you are considering selling your home this year – read ...
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Rocky’s Tips for 2...

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So, you want to buy a home? Well first, congratulations! You are turning the page to one of the most important chapters in the story of your life. But don’t expect to skip straight to your happy ending. The time to cross your new threshold and pop the cork on the champagne is still a few steps away. Like any great ad...
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