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Buying & Selling in the Seattle area

The Seattle metro area is currently the hottest real estate market in the country. With a severe inventory shortage and escalating prices, it's most important to work with highly skilled professionals. (See Below.) We take great pride in using our expertise, resources, and global connections to perfectly unite extraordinary places with the extraordinary buyers who will cherish them as we do. 

 
 
  Real Estate Brokers
 
Brokers are state licensed independent contractors who work (mostly) on commission, offering "full", or "limited" services to their Buyer or Seller clients, and in some cases they may handle both sides of the same transaction. More....
 

  Contracts
 
A“signed around” Purchase and Sale Agreement is a legal contract binding Buyers and Sellers to its’ literal terms and conditions. In most of Washington State, a brokered real estate transaction begins with More...
 
    Loans Types
 
Lending standards are far more strict than they've been in years, and there's a new twist - once under contract, Buyers must have the Sellers written consent to change lenders, or run the risk of losing the deal and their earnest money! Whoa...  More...
 
    Title & Escrow
 
When you buy a home, you want to be certain that it is safely yours. Yet, even the most diligent search of the public records could fail to disclose any number of title defects that could jeopardize your ownership. That's where title insurance comes in. More...
 
    Buyer/Seller Costs
  "Closing" is when all the terms and conditions of the contract have been met and final docs have been signed and recorded. That's when the keys change pockets. So who pays what to get it done?  More....
 
 
   
   
Buyer Tips
 
    Houselogic
   
This is a great resource produced by the National Association of Realtors for Buyers and Sellers alike, covering a wide range of related topics.
  • Sellers
  • Taxes
  • Insurance
  • Home Maintenance
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    Good Reads
         
    Real estate related articles and websites of interest.   More...
     
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