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Rich Jacobson is a licensed real estate professional with Windermere Real Estate, providing knowledgeable empowerment and relentless representation for his clients of residential properties and vacant land throughout all of Kitsap County WA and portions of Pierce, Mason, and Jefferson Counties. You can also find him at KitsapLife.com, SoundBiteBLog, and Crabbing in the Hood, or e-mail: email@example.com
For those of you who are new to ActiveRain, Social Media, and blogging, one of the most difficult lessons to learn is the importance and discipline of balancing your online marketing efforts with your past, more traditional methods of promotion/business development. In our industry, there is a natural tendency for people to become so caught up in the latest and greatest marketing craze, to the extent that they often neglect to continue doing those things which have worked effectively in the past. Let's face it, accessing (67 comments)
rich jacobson: Kitsap County WA Real Estate Market Report - August 2009 - 08/17/09 06:21 PM
The following is a brief analysis of the combined single-family home and condo market within Kitsap County, Washington for August 2009, provided by Rich Jacobson of Windermere Real Estate, in Silverdale, WA (this includes data for Bainbridge Island WA) Properties currently active on the market: 2064 Properties closed in the last 180 days: 1261 Average Sales Price: $296,912 Average List Price: $309,393 Ratio of List Price to Sales Price: 96% Average Days on Market: 99 Sales Pending this Week: 12 Silverdale WA statistics separately: (Area 147) Properties currently Active on the market: 81 Properties closed in last 180 days: 87 Average (9 comments)
Need to put a little 'spice' back into your State Association Conference? Agents falling asleep during presentations at the Corporate Retreat? Tired of hearing the same ole' topics over and over again? And David Knox just charges way too much? "Never fear, Spanky, help is on it's way!" ~ Now available for the 2008-2009 season! ~ Internationally acclaimed* speaker, Rich Jacobson Community Builder and Social Media Guy for ActiveRain Now scheduling speaking engagements for 2008 and 2009! As a currently licensed/practicing real estate agent and Community Builder for ActiveRain, Rich is uniquely suited to educate and motivate real estate professionals (26 comments)
rich jacobson: Yet Another Client Testimonial on the Kitsap Peninsula in scenic Washington State - 10/09/07 01:14 PM
If you want to read another Client Testimonial for Rich Jacobson, a licensed real estate professional with Windermere Real Estate, assisting clients with buying and selling residential properties throughout the West Sound WA, including Kitsap, NE Mason, West Pierce, and Jefferson Counties, then simply access SOUNDBITEBLOG. ~ o ~ o ~ o ~ o ~ o ~ Rich Jacobson is a licensed real estate professional providing empowerment and relentless representation for his clients of residential properties and vacant land throughout all of Kitsap County WA and portions of Pierce, Mason, and Jefferson Counties. You can also find him at KitsapLife.com, SOUNDBITEBLOG, and Crabbing (9 comments)
rich jacobson: Another Client Testimonial in the West Puget Sound of scenic Washington State - 10/09/07 05:38 AM
Here's another Client Testimonial for Rich Jacobson, a licensed real estate professional with Windermere Real Estate, assisting clients with buying and selling residential properties throughout the West Sound WA, including Kitsap, Mason, Pierce, and Jefferson Counties: "Rich was 1st Class! He provided the most excellent and professional services. We appreciated his guidance and direction every step of the way. We were so glad to have an Agent that we knew we could trust completely, and someone who shares our values and priorities." - Chris (Commercial Airline Pilot) & Karen (Retired School Administrator) It was a real joy working with this couple. I helped them to sell (2 comments)
rich jacobson: Kitsap County WA Market Report for September 2007 - 09/10/07 02:17 PM
Real Estate Market Report/Conditions in Kitsap County WA for 09/02/2007 The following is a quick analysis of the combined single-family home and condo market within Kitsap County, Washington for September 2007, provided by Rich Jacobson of Windermere Real Estate, in Silverdale, WA (excludes Bainbridge Island). Properties currently active on the market: 2158Properties closed in the last 180 days: 1749Average Sales Price: $312,461Average List Price: $342,534Ratio of List Price to Sales Price: 96%Average Days on Market: 87Sales Pending this Week: 45Current Market Conditions: The highest ratio of List Price vs. Sale Price was 101% for Area 141 (South Kitsap West of Hwy. 16). The lowest ratio was (5 comments)
rich jacobson: Kitsap County WA Real Estate Market Report for August 2007 - 08/01/07 12:49 PM
Real Estate Market Report/Conditions in Kitsap County WA for 08/02/2007 The following is a quick analysis of the combined single-family home and condo market within Kitsap County, Washington, provided by Rich Jacobson of Windermere Real Estate, in Silverdale, WA (excludes Bainbridge Island). Properties currently active on the market: 2199 up 4.7% Properties closed in the last 180 days: 1652 up 5.5%Average Sales Price: $309,118 up 1.1%Average List Price: $313,008 up .09 %Ratio of List Price to Sales Price: 99% sameAverage Days on Market: 85 days down 4.5%Sales Pending this Week: 69 up 36%Current Market Conditions: Well, as you can see from the monthly stats update, inventory continues to increase. (18 comments)
rich jacobson: EXTRA! EXTRA! Sparky & Buckwheat of SoundBiteBlog make the Kitsap Sun Sunday Edition - 06/11/07 12:50 AM
Our local newspaper, the Kitsap Sun, ran an article this Sunday on the front page, entitled " Most Kitsap Sellers Missing Out on Trend Towards Higher Prices," written by Steven Gardner. Steve called last Friday and asked me for an interview. He had found me through SOUNDBITEBLOG, a local real estate blog that I co-author with fellow Rainer, Mark Flanders. Most of what you see when you access SoundBite is attributed to my esteemed colleague, Buckwheat (Mark). He created the site from scratch and fine tunes our SEO constantly. The guy is absolutely amazing. We meet for coffee every Thursday morning, and I (14 comments)
rich jacobson: I think I just got SLIMED...no, I've been TAGGED,...no, I got MEME'D - 06/01/07 11:46 PM
Well, thanks to Kim Sherkelian (isn't that what Ninjas throw? Oh, I think that's a 'shuriken'). Kim is a real estate professional with Rosemont Financial & Exit Realty in Granada Hills, California. Thanks alot, Kim. I owe you. BIG TIME! Okay, so I'm supposed to share five things about myself that you all don't know and probably don't really care to know! So here ya go! 1. I have been exceptionally blessed and fortunate to be married for nearly 25 years to the most beautiful, patient, and supportive woman on the planet, my partner and best friend, Janice. 2. I have four of the most awesome kids a (24 comments)
rich jacobson: "Here's the 'BEEF' on Little Beef Harbor Home" - 05/23/07 02:04 PM
"Here's The Beef on Little Beef Harbor"Location: SeabeckThe Most Affordable Hood Canal & Olympic View Waterfront Property on the Market! Situated on Little Beef Harbor, this 3850+ sq. ft. Cedar Home offers vaulted floor-to-ceiling views; hardwood floors throughout the main level; custom counter Island Kitchen with Stainless Appliances; Main Floor Master Suite with French Doors that open to wrap-a-round deck; Lower Level Mother-in-Law with separate entrance; Detached 2-Car Garage with 2nd Story Loft Office/Den; Little Beef Harbor Waterfront; Minutes to Seabeck Marina and Scenic Beach State Park; Central Kitsap Schools; Close to Bangor Base and Area Shopping.InformationContact InformationRich Jacobson360firstname.lastname@example.orgPricingAsking Price: $579,000.00Flexibility: (16 comments)
rich jacobson: Over 1/2 Off on Million Dollar View! - 05/23/07 11:06 AM
Over 1/2 off Million Dollar ViewLocation: Union, WABreathtaking expansive 180 Hood Canal and Olympic Mountain View above quaint Union WA, and just minutes from renowned Alderbrook Resort/Spa and Golf Course. Make this your weekend retreat, vacation getaway, or live in peaceful serenity all year round. Ownership entitles use of the waterfront community clubhouse and deep water dock. Enjoy the stunning view and morning coffee from your private Master balcony. The Kitchen boasts tiled counters and backsplash, custom cabinetry, and plenty of room to prepare your gourmet dishes. Efficient Heat Pump and cozy Propane Stove. Handyman's Shop space on the lower level. (10 comments)
rich jacobson: Immaculate Designer Remodel in Bremerton WA - 05/22/07 04:10 PM
Immaculate Designer RemodelLocation: East Bremerton'Trading Spaces' has been and gone! One step inside and you'll KNOW this is THE one! Sleek and durable 25-year Bamboo Floors throughout give added dimension. Marble counters in the kitchen and bathroom offer luxury upgrades. Designer accent colors; cedar-lined closets; all nearly new appliances stay; efficient wood-burning stove; wireless security and motion-detected lighting; dog run with fenced sideyard; new roof; updated electrical and plumbing; Large sunny oversized lot with manicured lawn and flowering plants. Nothing left to do but MOVE IN!InformationContact InformationRich Jacobson360-440-4758PricingAsking Price: $235,000.00Property Location2322 Franklin StreetBremerton, WA 98310LinksMy NetworkMy WebsiteMy BlogsiteFeaturesBedrooms: 2Bathrooms: 2Parking: 1 (14 comments)
Real Estate Market Report/Conditions for Kitsap County WA for 04/01/2007 The following is a quick analysis of the combined single-family home and condo market within Kitsap County, Washington, provided by Rich Jacobson of Windermere Real Estate, in Silverdale, WA. Properties currently active on the market: 1695 Properties closed in the last 180 days: 1508 Average Sales Price: $300,851 Average List Price: $306,878 Ratio of List Price to Sales Price: 98% Average Days on Market: 90 days Sales Pending this Week: 73The "Way We Were"comparative snapshot: Active Listings: 2006 - 983; 2007 - 1695Days on Market: 2006 - 61; 2007 - 90Absorption Rate: 2006 - 17; 2007 - 23LP/SP Ratio: 2006 - 99; 2007 - (5 comments)
rich jacobson: "Picket Fence Dream Come True!" on Mountain View - 01/18/07 02:10 AM
Drive to the end of the quiet country road, and you'll find this home situated on a serene, pastoral 1.63 acre lot. This charming remodeled vintage farmhouse starts with a long white picket fence, ending at a gate that opens to a cobblestone path, and leading up to the steps of a wondeful place to call home! Inside it's equally tranquil and inviting....
Gather around the Kitchen to catch up on the days events.... Or catch up on some relaxing reading as the natural light soothes your soul....
Your White Picket Fence Dream, priced at $ 319,500
For more details on this home, go here Rich Jacobson, Your Professional Real Estate Agent in Silverdale WA Visit SoundBiteBlog, (10 comments)
rich jacobson: The Gorman Condos on Kitsap Lake - 01/18/07 01:26 AM
Affordability and Value await you at the Gorman Condos situated along Kitsap Lake near Bremerton WA. Recently converted to condominiums, each unit has been completely remodeled and tastefully appointed. This was no rushed cosmetic facelift, but an extensive renovation with careful attention to detail. The Gorman Condos have many features and materials you would normally find at more expensively priced units: Granite counters, custom cabintery, wainscoating, tile surrounds, updated color schemes, and much more.... You're only minutes away from downtown Bremerton where revitalization is in full swing! Dine at the new Anthony's location on the waterfront. Treat yourself to an indulgent dessert at Cold Stone. Walk amidst the waterfront sculptures (4 comments)
rich jacobson: "Here's the Beef on Little Beef!" - 01/10/07 01:27 AM
Expansive Hood Canal & Olympic Mountain View Cedar Home, situated on nicely landscaped 1.30AC. Welcome to 11591 Seabeck Hwy. in picturesque Seabeck Washington, alongside Little Beef Creek & Harbor. With over 3850+sq.ft., the vaulted ceiling-to-floor windows capture every angle of Northwest scenery.
Generous Hardwood floors and cedar woodwork throughout. Spacious Master Suite w/ French Doors that open to the wrap-a-round Deck. Large Island Kitchen w/Custom Counters/Cabinets. Huge Lower Level w/Rec Room, and complete Mother-in-Law Unit w/ full kitchen and adjoining bedroom.
Oversized Detached 2-Car Garage w/ shop area and Upper Level Office.
Add to all of this your own private waterfront on Little Beef Harbor. Row your (8 comments)
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