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666 Shelton Ave NE Renton, WA 98056-3908 Closing Date: June 18th 2009Listing Price: $180,000Sold Price: $165,000Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 1Year Built: 1953Square Feet: 1540MLS: 28172796 This cosmetic fixer is priced well below comparable properties and is ready for a buyer who is willing to put in a little elbow grease for a place to call home, rent or flip. This home is priced for condition and is being sold as-is. This home is no longer available. However, if you would like to preview homes similiar to this, please contact me to arrange for a free buyer's consultation. Best Regards! David J (1 comments)
Price: $525,000Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 2.5Year Built: 1977Square Feet: 2210Lot Size: 9830 Square FeetMLS: 29060529 This home's elegant entry leads you through airy and open rooms flooded with natural light. You'll love gazing out of your expansive windows at the lush woodlands and creating meals to remember in your large kitchen. The master bedroom suite has dual closets, an over sized soaking tub and vaulted ceilings. The backyard has been fully fenced and benefits from ample lawn and garden space. It has a three tier deck that's perfect for quiet relaxation and entertaining. For More (0 comments)
Price: $250,000Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 2Year Built: 1970Square Feet: 1850Lot Size: 11728MLS: 29066461 This lovely home sits on a quiet dead end street. It's been completely updated throughout. The interior has fresh paint, new doors, new flooring & new copper plumbing. The exterior has a new roof, new windows & french doors from the dining room that leads out to an expansive deck setup for enjoyment of the large backyard. There is a workshop & two sheds. The garage space has been partially converted into a bonus room. The home has 1850 square feet without (0 comments)
Closing Date: June 18th 2009Listing Price: $600,000Sold Price: $590,000Bedrooms: 5Bathrooms: 2.75Year Built: 1989Square Feet: 2900MLS: 29040020 This John F. Buchan home is situated in a private setting on a quiet, low traffic cul-de-sac in Brookshire Estates. The home has a view of Tiger Mountain and boasts a large aggregate driveway, two beautiful brick chimneys, a new 50 year roof, shadow boxing, arched double pane UV resistant windows, elegant brick work, new garage doors and garage door openers, a security keypad and interior sensors that signal when the garage doors are open. The attic (0 comments)
Closing Date: June 16th 2009Listing Price: $190,000Sale Price: $190,000Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 1.5Year Built: 1983Square Feet: 1516Lot Size: 11,460 Square Feet / .26 AcresMLS: 29043687 This rambler has been completely updated throughout and is ready for you to call home. Located in the excellent neighborhood of Casa Del Prado, this home has been upgraded with new carpet, fresh paint, a newer roof, vinyl double pane windows and fresh paint on the exterior. The master bedroom boasts a walk-in closet and half bath. The home sits on a large private lot and the yard has (0 comments)
New Price: $165,000Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 2Year Built: 2005MLS: 29070489 This Well Maintained Home Boasts Three Bedrooms And A Large Functional Kitchen. The Backyard Has Been Fully Fenced. There Is A Large Two Car Garage With Room For A Shop Or Additional Storage. This Home Enjoys Close Proximity To Resturants, Parks, Schools And The East Gate Of Fort Lewis. For more information: Call 425-890-8045. For more information visit www.davidjedwards.com/34238.aspVirtual Tour: http://www.flyinside.com/tour.php?id=34238 Directions: From 512 E, Take the WA-7/Pacific Ave. Exit to Prklnd/Span. R on WA-7/Pacific. R on WA-507/SM Hwy. R on Water St. W. R (0 comments)
Price: $340,000Bedrooms: 5Bathrooms: 3Year Built: 1965Square Feet: 2870Lot Size: 8,556 Square FeetMLS: 29083625 This beautiful home has been completely remodeled inside and out. The interior boasts five large bedrooms, two master suites, a formal living room and a large functional kitchen. The exterior boasts a new roof, vinyl windows, fresh paint and a large fully fenced yard. This home enjoys close proximity to resturants, parks, schools and public transportation. For More Information Visit: http://www.davidjedwards.com/34631.aspVirtual Tour: http://www.flyinside.com/tour.php?id=34631 Driving Directions: WA-167 S/VALLEY FWY. Take the 212TH Exit. Head East on S 212TH ST. 212TH becomes S (0 comments)
Will Rising Interest Rates Kill a Recovery in Housing? - 06/15/09 12:36 PM
Paul R. La Monica, CNNMoney.com's editor at large wrote an interesting article about the rise in long term treasury bond yields and their impact on interest rates. To read the full article visit http://money.cnn.com/2009/06/08/markets/thebuzz/index.htm. Here is an excerpt from the article: "The Fed lowered its key federal funds rate, an overnight bank lending rate, to near zero in December and has kept it there ever since. And the central bank announced in March it would start buying $300 billion in long-term Treasuries to keep long-term rates low, a phenomenon known as "quantitative easing." The justification is that many believe the only way (0 comments)
Closing Date: June 5thSale Price: $140,000Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 1 1/2Year Built: 1968Square Feet: 1050MLS: 29042778 This home is a fixer. It is NOT a short sale. The carpets have been removed. Interior freshly painted. It needs a new kitchen and carpets, so with a little effort and not much money you could have a great home. Priced to sell without this work done, so buyer can pick their kitchen and carpet. Lowest price in Timberlane and great opportunity for instant equity. Home needs TLC, but a great opportunity. This home is no longer available. (0 comments)
Purchase Activity Increasing - 06/04/09 07:11 PM
Although it's sometimes hard to feel, home purchase activity in the Northwest is trending upward. In the first quarter of 2009 the percentage of home purchases vs. refinances increased from 11% in January to 23% in March. Although still a long way from the 7 to 3 purchase to refinance ratio of a few years ago, it's heading in the right direction. We don't really want to be where we were a few years ago anyway. The more steady the recovery, the more likely we are to avoid another runup that will borrow buyers from the future. We want the recovery (0 comments)
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