How To Buy When You Already Own Do you own your home or condo but want to sell it and buy something with more space, a different location, or perhaps a view?    One option is to take out a HELOC.  A Home Equity Line of Credit (ask me for a lender with great programs of […]

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Do you ever wonder how this real estate stuff works when you buy or sell a  home?   Who pays who in a real estate transaction? Over the years, I’ve had plenty of buyers ask me how much my realtor fees  are if we work together.  Likewise, I’ve had sellers shocked to find out what they […]

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These days if you’re in the market to buy a piece of  Green Lake real estate, act fast.  Green Lake is one of the highest ranked neighborhoods for number of successfully closed transactions in the month of May with 167 sold homes…in one month!   Green Lake, Wallingford, and Ballard combined closed 167 homes in May 2012.  Second runner up […]

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Heads Out for Spring The turtles have come out of hibernation on Green Lake and Lake Washington and many people are thrilled to see them. For some folks, seeing the turtles bask in the sun on wooden logs is the unofficial start to Spring.   Turtles surfacing the waterline is a magical time in Seattle. These shelled critters […]

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Don’t Forget The Green Lake Pathway of Lights Tonight! The Green Lake path is something I hold very dear and near to me.  This year in particular, I have been one with it and walked it on most days during the year only to stray to the Lake Union Loop, Queen Anne Boulevard, or the […]

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