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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Plan On Attending The Green Lake Pathway of Lights 2012 The Green Lake path will be lit up again in a tradition that has been going on since before Elvis died.  You don’t want to miss this beautiful and very cold event – there is nothing more beautiful than Green Lake and some of its docks lit up!  Green […]

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Have you ever walked, biked, drove past a house a million times on your way to work and thought to yourself “I wonder what that house looks like inside?”.  As soon as you see a for sale in the yard, you immediate make a b-line to the colorful flyer hoping to find a price, just out of curiosity of course.  I had one […]

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