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How Much it Costs to Buy a House in the Seattle Housing Market in 2018

Article By Amanda Harding , May 26, 2018 from https://www.cheatsheet.com/money-career/how-much-it-costs-to-buy-a-house-in-the-hottest-housing-markets-of-2018.html/    | Peter Muller/Getty Images The Seattle market is expected to grow another 5.4% in 2018. Ahead, check out how much it costs to buy a home in the 3rd hottest real estate market of 2018 according to Zillow’s latest housing report. Median household income: $78,612 Median home […]

What affects property values?

Some the features that increase property values are obvious-like a remodeled bathroom, a modern kitchen, or a sought-after neighborhood. But here are a few features and circumstances you have not have realized can affect property values. The neighbors: Not every neighborhood or community has an HOA that can keep the neighbors from going overboard with […]

Credit score Myths

Myth: Checking your credit score will lower your score. You can check your own credit score as many times as you want without impacting your score as long as you are pulling it from a consumer website or directly from one of the 3 Bureaus. Myth: I pay for everything with Cash, I have no […]

98032 Area Market Update

December 2016 Market Update Report Area: 98032 (Kent, WA) This is a Snapshot of the local real estate market for 98032 only as of 1.24.17 for Single Family Homes These Stats Compare  12-2015 Thru 12-2016 New listings are UP 14.4%                Pending Sales are UP 7.6%   Closed Sales are UP 1.1%     Median Sales […]