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By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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 Real estate articles that are really just lists are now being called “listicles”—and there are certainly plenty of them around. The other day one appeared that just had to be read: Bankrate’s “7 things that could turn off homebuyers.”The actual listicle may not have been the product of much real...
By Quincy & Amy - Qualls Team, Real Estate for the NW Lifestyle
(American Classic Homes - South Sound Team)
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A heartfelt THANK YOU to Danny & Vicki, for working with us on 3 home sales...We are so grateful for our loyal clients, Congrats to you both! #retirement #sold #investment "Quincy and Amy work hard to give you the best service possible; questions are answered quickly and completely, and they alwa...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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  When it comes to real estate reporting, there seem to be more icebergs out there than in Antarctica in mid-summer (which is mid-winter here—but never mind). Tumwater real estate followers only know about the spate of icebergs because real estate reporters are always headlining that something-or...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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 Last week, when Lacey mortgage rates began to rise abruptly, you’d have to say that it was actually a double-barreled surprise. In addition to the sudden blip up on the mortgage rate charts, there was the second shocker: that so many expert observers were taken by surprise.Even though the actual...
By Cynthia Schmier, CRS, CDPE, CNE, CIAS, MDI, 5-Star
(RE/MAX Country)
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Check out this beauty! Stunning home on corner lot has it all! Grand entrance welcomes you in. Flowing floor plan with soaring ceilings and arched doorways. Warm oak hardwood floors. Exemplary kitchen offering granite counters and island, custom cabinetry, and stainless steel appliances. Formal ...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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 It’s a fair bet that anyone who is taking a serious look at the current assortment of new homes for sale in Olympia is someone who places a value on sheer newness. It’s about more than prestige—although owning a new home does carry at least an element of the kind of special pride that goes with ...
By Cynthia Schmier, CRS, CDPE, CNE, CIAS, MDI, 5-Star
(RE/MAX Country)
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Most Americans know all about how we've come to celebrate Thanksgiving; our kids are in school plays about it, there are themed movies (cartoon and real-life), musicals and more. So this information should come as no surprise: In November 1621, after the Pilgrims’ first corn harvest proved succes...
By Sandy Nelson, your Olympia area Realtor
(Riley Jackson Real Estate Inc.)
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5535 Saint Charles Dr NE Olympia, WA 98513 5535 Saint Charles Dr NE Amazing home w/tons of special amenities, such as hardwood flooring, granite counters, heat pump, large lot, nature views, detached shop, RV parking & more. Interior Features: Family Room, Appliances, Den/Office, Dining Room, Ce...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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 When you see any title here containing the words “Tumwater Real Estate Investment,” you won’t be terribly surprised if the gist turns out to be what a good idea! When you’ve had the experience of seeing clients succeed with many real estate investment projects, it’s an unavoidable conclusion. Un...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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  If you put your mind to it, you can come up with excuses for why it makes sense to do just about anything. For instance, if it’s Sunday and you really should go shopping to stock the fridge for the week ahead, but you’re all settled in to watch TV, you can reason that the supermarket coupons pr...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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  If you have been looking forward to celebrating your Lacey Thanksgiving this Thursday, you’re probably confident that on Friday you’ll be able to put all the Thanksgiving paraphernalia away until next year. If you have plates or cups festooned with Pilgrims, Indians, and turkeys, back they’ll g...
By Ben Kinney
(Home4Investment Inc.)
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3700 Pennant Ct NW, Olympia 98502 Luxurious Street of Dreams Best of Show Winner in a community of award winning homes. This is a must see home with too many upgrades to list. 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths with two master suites, one up/one down. High end kitchen with granite counter-tops, hardwood floor...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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  If you were one of the brave Tumwater real estate investors who decided a few years back that the real estate meltdown was an awfully good buying opportunity, congratulations on being able to resist any naysayers. The fact that real estate has always lived up to its name (“real”) is easy to for...
By Cynthia Schmier, CRS, CDPE, CNE, CIAS, MDI, 5-Star
(RE/MAX Country)
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Well maybe you don't feel that way exactly about the amount of rain that we get here in the Pacific Northwest, but the rain will come whether you like it or not.  This week's blog is going to address some of the things you can do to prepare your home for that famous (or infamous) precipitation we...
By Cynthia Schmier, CRS, CDPE, CNE, CIAS, MDI, 5-Star
(RE/MAX Country)
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Carpet-free Home! Open kitchen featuring eating nook, breakfast bar, gas stove, and plenty of cabinets. Vaulted ceilings, skylights and recessed lighting. Family room with indirect lighting and arched grid windows. Spacious Master Suite boasts large bathroom with wall-tile shower with 3 heads! Fr...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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  Diana Olick is a well-known industry writer. Anyone with an interest in Lacey real estate can usually find something of value when she comes up with a new entry in her CNBC column (the one with the pun-worthy title, “Realty Check”). This month she commented on the rising housing market across t...
By Quincy & Amy - Qualls Team, Real Estate for the NW Lifestyle
(American Classic Homes - South Sound Team)
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CONGRATULATIONS & a Huge Thanks to Steve & Shelly!!!They partnered with our team to sell their 17.4 acres on the serene Gibson Creek, and bought a great new SW Thurston County Home.We are stoked for you both, and are grateful for your business!Our team would love to help you in the same capacity!...
By Francine Viola, Realtor, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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For Dick Greenberg's contest, The ActiveRain 2016 Photography Contest, here is my entry for Real Estate Main Listing Photo.   For this one, I'm doing a before and after.  When I first visited the property to take the photos, the sun was setting, the seller's dogs were running around and I was try...
By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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  If you weren’t among those who were surprised by last week’s election outcome, you were among very few. Opinion leaders in every corner of the media are still scrambling to explain why their prognostications had been so wide of the mark. When your job is to help people understand the fine point...
By Ben Kinney
(Home4Investment Inc.)
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Spectacular newly upgraded home on the shores of Hicks Lake. This amazing home has 100 ft of waterfront, dock, boat house on the shore with a deck above. Newly remodeled home has a sweeping view of the lake, hardwood, slate and tile floors, granite counters, with lighted built in china hutch. New...

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