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Welcome to the area east of Puget Sound and Lake Washington, home to the dynamic suburbs of Seattle that make up the "Eastside." Sammamish, Issaquah, Kirkland, Bellevue, Redmond, Mercer Island and Woodinville are the prominent cities of the Eastside with many surrounding smaller towns and neighborhoods. Welcome to Seattle's Eastside, I invite you to explore the properties in this unique and beautiful area.

Purchasing a home may be the largest financial investment you ever make. The selection of an agent to represent your interests is a crucial step in the process. I take my responsibilities very seriously and am honored to have received several awards related to client representation. Your real estate goals are very important to me... I'd love to hear from you via phone or email so we can discuss your specific needs

 

August 15th, 2017

King County home prices grow $100,000 in a year for first time; West Bellevue jumps 41 percent

Written by Laura White
King County home prices grow $100,000 in a year for first time; West Bellevue jumps 41 percent

The median King County home price has grown more than $100,000 in just a year. Following up on a record-breaking spring, the county's real-estate market had its hottest month of July since such monthly records began in 2000, with prices rising 18.6 percent from a year ago. The new median price is $658,000, or $103,000 …

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July 27th, 2017

How Millennials Are Changing the Housing Market

Written by Laura White
How Millennials Are Changing the Housing Market

  Today, younger Millennials are purchasing their first homes and older ones are already moving on to buying their second. Millennials are known as the generation that will buy a $200 pair of jeans after extensive research and trying on 67 different pairs to find the exact right ones. The way they shop for homes …

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July 21st, 2017

Another Record Month for the East Side Market

Written by Laura White
Another Record Month for the East Side Market

It was another month of record-setting home prices in June as the area yet again took the prize for the hottest real estate market in the country. In a bright spot for buyers, the number of new listings added in June was the highest total for any single month since May 2008. While inventory is still low, the pace of sales …

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July 9th, 2017

More Homebuyers Making Offers Without Seeing Property in Person

Written by Laura White
More Homebuyers Making Offers Without Seeing Property in Person

The hot housing markets in Seattle and others like it across the U.S. are leading more homebuyers to bypass the traditional concept of actually seeing, in person, the place they're looking to buy and live in. A new survey and report from Seattle-based real estate company Redfin reveals some of the trends being set …

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June 27th, 2017

Some unmarried couples co-buying homes as housing prices soar

Written by Laura White
Some unmarried couples co-buying homes as housing prices soar

According to the Northwest MLS, between 2011 and 2016, home prices in Pierce County rose 29%.  Prices rose 38% in Snohomish County and 38% in King County.  In 2011, the median home price was $340,000, but it jumped to $548,000 in 2016. Experts say those soaring prices are why we're starting to see a growing trend …

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