Month: March 2018

Just Listed in Kirkland

Stunning waterfront condo on Lake Washington at Juanita Beach. Take in unobstructed views of the water and Juanita Beach Park from your private balcony or cozy up to the fireplace with a wall of windows. Enjoy lake-front living this summer with an outdoor pool,… Continue Reading “Just Listed in Kirkland”

Pending in Redmond

Now pending! https://www.redfin.com/WA/Redmond/9611-182-Pl-NE-98052/unit-102/home/30025 After multiple attempts on other properties, our clients have found a great fit in this Taluswood community townhome located in Redmond, Washington. Close to work and beautifully remodeled. Congrats!

Price Match

I’m not sure if other individuals who work in eCommerce dread this type of phone call as much as I do, but the toughest questions to answer are regarding Price Matching. Most shops and retail stores will offer to price match, but with many… Continue Reading “Price Match”

Union vs Burton Bindings

For the first time in 3 seasons, I’m back to just owning Burton snowboard bindings on all my boards (and a pair of Spark R&D for my K2 Panorama splitboard, which uses Burton straps). I had a pair of Capita Superpro bindings for a… Continue Reading “Union vs Burton Bindings”

What is earnest money?

Earnest money is the amount you’re willing to put up front to show that you’re serious about making an offer. So if I make a $300,000 offer on a condo, and another person makes an offer of $300,000, the seller might look at earnest… Continue Reading “What is earnest money?”

How Do I Put a Strong Offer Together?

Yesterday I was doing some research to prove to my partner Mitch Greenblatt, “I bet every deal that has closed in South Seattle has waived inspection.” Much to my surprise, that was not the case. In the last 60 days, there were 32 closed… Continue Reading “How Do I Put a Strong Offer Together?”

Advice to New Agents

I’ve seen a lot of friends on Facebook get their real estate license, update their status, and (I’m guessing) kick their feet up and wait for the deals to roll in. I’ve also seen a lot of friends let their licenses expire, and let… Continue Reading “Advice to New Agents”

The Case for Shopping In-Store

The company I work for, Sturtevant’s Sports, is celebrating their 31st annual Progressive Sale right now. This week, a lot of the ski and snowboard products are 40% off. In-store. That’s right, the prices are only discounted in our retail stores. Why, you might… Continue Reading “The Case for Shopping In-Store”

Our Klahanie Listing

MLS 1251657. 3744 247th Ave in Issaquah, WA 98029. This is the latest listing from me and my partner Mitch Greenblatt. A nice sized home in Klahanie’s Audubon Ridge neighborhood. While most of the other homes are well under 2000 square feet with only… Continue Reading “Our Klahanie Listing”

Real Estate

Here we go! You may be wondering what qualifies me to write about real estate and that’s a fair question. I’ve been a licensed real estate agent in Washington State since 2004 and have been involved in hundreds of purchase and sale transactions. The… Continue Reading “Real Estate”