Why you should get a Step Up in Basis

Why you should get a Step Up in Basis When a spouse passes away, the last thing the surviving spouse is thinking about is tax consequences. We know this is not the easiest subject to talk about. However, eventually the surviving spouse will need to get a Date of Death Valuation Report. Having this report … Continued

Monday ​NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update August 10th, 2020

Monday ​NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update | August 10th, 2020 Seattle’s Real Estate Market is still hot hot hot! This is especially good for Sellers, but Buyers also have an advantage right now due to the historically low interest rates.  In fact affordability hasn’t been this high since 2016! As always, we keep you … Continued

NW Seattle Newsletter | August 2020

NW Seattle Newsletter | August 2020 Since there aren’t many events happening, we decided to make this month’s issue completely about the available pets at the Seattle Animal Shelter! Fall in love with currently available pets at the shelter -> visit seattle.gov/animal-shelter/find-an-animal/adopt Adoptable Pets at the Seattle Animal Shelter Meet Licorice!He’s a younger boy with … Continued

Monday ​NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update August 3rd, 2020

Monday ​NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update August 3rd, 2020 Usually we advise our clients not to list their homes in August, but 2020 is a whole different story. Since our Spring market was delayed, it’s causing the Summer to be hotter than usual and not just in temperature!​We take a look at last week’s … Continued

National Real Estate Market Update

What’s going to happen in our housing market? Are prices going to go up or down due to what’s happening right now? In this video we discuss national trends in the real estate market and look at what some experts are projecting. Find out what that means for us right here in King County. To … Continued

Seattle Virtual Home Improvement Workshop | 8/12/2020

Seattle Virtual Home Improvement Workshop | 8/12/2020 Join us Wednesday, August 12th at 5:30PM   Not sure which projects add value? The good news for anyone hoping to sell their home in the near future is that the improvements that add the most value to your home tend to be the least expensive. If you … Continued

Monday ​NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update July 27th, 2020

Monday ​NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update July 27th, 2020 It continues to be a hot Seller’s Market in NW Seattle.  For week 20, we look at the numbers from last week, the phenomenal interest rates and our upcoming event: Virtual Home Improvement Workshop. To register your spot, visit https://bit.ly/HomeImprovementWorkshop  Welcome to week 20 of … Continued

July 2020 NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update

July 2020 NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update

July 2020 NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update Curious what happened in the Northwest Seattle Real Estate Market in the past month? Let us, your Ballard to Broadview experts, fill you in. This will help you make important home Buying and Selling decisions. Home sales are going to help our economy recover. We’ve been experiencing … Continued

July 13 2020 NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update

Monday ​NW Seattle Real Estate Market Update July 13th 2020

Welcome to week 18 of our Monday Market Update. And of course, we did have holiday the previous weekend. You know, the holiday always does affect what happens in real estate. So it’s interesting, the last seven days, the homes going under contract in North West Seattle were about 37% of what they were the … Continued