Mason County Washington Real Estate Discovery Blog

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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Richard Bell - Windermere Peninsula Properties
My blog is about discovering Mason County in Washington State. I cover a variety of topics and statistical information about the communities of Belfair, Allyn and the saltwater properties along Hood Canal and the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsula. Discover recreational activities, from sailing, fishing, hiking ,kayaking,Golf at LakeLand Village.

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2009 

By now we have all heard about the potential of lowering the interest rates on our mortgages. It sounds great and it also seems fair...or does it? When I read through it I was pleased to see that to qualify the home had to be: Owner Occupied Under the current conforming loan limits of Freddie mac...
02/21/2009
I had the opportunity to attend the REBAR camp in Seattle. I came back to the office the following week and the SALES activity just EXPLODED into a bee hive of activity. I found myself once again very busy with new pendings and buyers making offers. After a dismal winter we are loving our REAL ES...
02/20/2009
The Mason County Real Estate Sales for January 1 through January 15, 2009 appear to be a little dismal after a stormy and snowy December.   The total number of Real Estate sold for the entire County was 19 in the amount of $3,090,200. Of the 19 sold only 5 were single family resales on less than...
02/09/2009
If you have some free time and a beautiful weekend why not enjoy one of Mason County's beautiful parks. I am including a link so that you know exactly where to find them. There are 16 parks and I have included a link for directions to each of them. From fishing, to hiking and even digging for cla...
02/07/2009
I ran across this great article on line about Money Free Weekends. There are a lot of ideas and I have provided a link so you can check it out on your own. When you think about it- there is no need to spend a ton to have a little fun. There is plenty that you can do with out spending a lot of dou...
02/07/2009
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Some days you just get up and the world is your oyster. This can be especially true in Mason County where we are known for oysters. (and whats with the Oysters...you might check out my other post on oysters) Today was a remarkable day. After low clouds and chilly nights, we woke up this morning ...
02/07/2009
This post was inspired by Konnie McKee. Thanks for the idea. I hope this will be the helpful guide you were looking for. Do you think that there is a junk mail a problem in the United States? Here is the math... Mailed: 5.56 million tons Recycled: 1.23 million tons (22%) Garbage: 4.33 million ton...
02/07/2009
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This is a picture from Seattle's Pike Place Market. They have a great selection of local produce, fresh fish and a wonderful array of art, as well as a lot of unique off the wall shops. Eating local from marketplaces such as these can be a lot of fun. They offer such a variety that you can be ve...
02/07/2009
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Have you ever given much thought as to where the products you are using come from or how they get to you?  Not many people do. And why would you? After doing some research on our local county's site for recycling, I noted a link to a site that talked about everyday products that we use and how th...
02/07/2009
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If you live in Mason County and you recycle then you have noticed a few changes recently. Many of our familiar drop box locations have changed. I have provided a link to view all of the current locations. Also included is a link to other resources such as 2 good 2 toss, where you can offer good q...
02/07/2009
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