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By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Today, Jillanye Schlicke posted this article on the Seattle PI blog about the Title Insurance Company tussle with the Washington State Insurance Commissioner.Here was my reply on her post:But Jillayne,Geez, who is kidding who? A $35,000 fine? That is chump change to a title company. They'll spen...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Moving Checklist -- One Month Before Your MoveBy Greg Perry, Eastside Realtor Moving is a huge job, but one that can be made easier with planning.  This is the first installment of a series of moving tips.One month before moving:Fill out change of address order form for post office. Fill out IRS ...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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For residential sales in King County's Eastside NWMLS areas of 500-600 in June 2007, Median prices were up 10.8% ($691,922 vs. $624,687). Inventory numbers showed 3,107 listings on the Eastside this year compared to 2,168 last year (Up 43.3%). Pending sales for the month were only off 4.8% from ...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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  As opposed to a Single Family Residence where you own everything...land, house, outbuildings etc., a condominium is a form of ownership where you own the interior only of a dwelling -- from the paint in.  The ownership is shared in the common areas which include the grounds, recreational facili...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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 KIRKLAND, Wash. (July 5, 2007) - With inventory at an all-time high in the Northwest Multiple Listing Service system, buyers are becoming more selective and sellers are receiving fewer multiple offers, according to MLS officials. Condominiums remain a bright spot, they noted. Mid-year figures sh...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Hoo-ray for the red, white and blue!For over 30 years, the Kingsgate 3&4 has held an old fashioned 4th of July picnic and celebration in their community park.  Yesterday's weather was fabulous and parents and kids came out in droves. Potato race, Kingsgate 4th of July CelebrationFestivities start...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Owen and Alia, WE DID IT!  Your condo closed yesterday!This one was a toughie.  Owen and Alia purchased this condo from me in 2001.  They lived in it for awhile and were transferred to New York.  This spring they contacted me about Selling their condo.At first, it looked like their tenant might ...

By Kim Harris, Designated Broker/Owner/Sound Realty
(Sound Realty)
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      I know it is here somewhere; I swear I just heard it. Or was that my regular voice, or my old Sargeants voice,     or my old radio voice , or was that my parents' voice?  Maybe it's my business or my old teaching voice.    Whatever....    The sum of us is the sum of all our experiences in l...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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ABC news recently reported that the Health and Human Service Department  has just ranked hospitals, based on their statistics, on which hospitals have the lowest coronary related deaths.  Kirkland's own Evergreen Hospital was one of only 17 hospitals in the US that ranked above average with a de...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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< Looking for something to do this 4th of July?  Look no further.  Here is a list of things going on in the Eastside during the upcoming holiday.  We have everything from Doing a fun run for a prize pie, to re enacting the Battle of Concord, one of the first battles of the Revolutionary war.Click...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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2007 Windermere Community Service Day, Windermere Real Estate Northeast.  Our office project was the Northshore Family Center in Bothell.  June 15, 2007  Once a year, Windermere agents take the day off to give back to the community.  Community Service Day is well attended in our office.  We had o...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Home inspections ... what should Buyers expect?By Greg Perry, Eastside Realtor A buyers inspection has become a routine and reasonable part of the home buying process.  During the negotiation of setting price and terms, Buyers virtually always ask for the right to inspect their future home.  A go...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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It's time to talk about Kirkland annexation.By Greg Perry, Kirkland RealtorThe Kirkland City Council would like you to join the dialog about annexation.Kirkland is considering the annexation of Kingsgate, Upper Juanita, and Finn Hill neighborhoods.  These areas are currently unincorporated (King ...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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 Have The Urge To Dig? -- Call 811!By Greg Perry, Eastside Realtor Sinking a fence post?  How about a mail box?  Maybe you want to dig a crater to plant a tree.  You need to dial 811!Dial 811 goes to the Utilities Notification Center in Washington.  If you dial 811 at least 2 business days before...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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By Brian PerryEastside Realtor One of my favorite stories of my Pappa (mom's dad) is about the time he so lovingly harvested some beautiful Swamp Lantern to bring home to my lovely Granny as a gesture of his love...So this Friday's did you know is about Swamp Lantern, or you may know it as Skunk ...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Our work is not about houses. It's about people.We're in the business of selling houses. But more importantly, we're helping people find a place they can call home. Our commitment to service extends beyond each real estate transaction. Every year since 1984, Windermere associates have skipped wo...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Time For Tournament Baseball In Kirkland!By Greg Perry, Eastside RealtorGenerations have played youth baseball at Lee Johnson field in Peter Kirk park.  Lee Johnson Field is one of the best places in the entire Eastside to play or watch a ballgame under the lights.  It's hosted many youth leagues...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Kirkland: Outdoor Movies At The Beach! Mark your calendars.  The Kirkland Parks Department is presenting Outdoor Movies At The Beach.  Here's the summer schedule for watching movies under the stars:Grease  - Saturday - July 21  -  9:35pmWild America  - Friday August 24th -  8:30 pmCharlotte's Web...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Friday's Did you Know? -- Kirkland has first woman city councilperson! This Friday's did you know takes us back to the beautiful city of Kirkland, and a piece of its history.  Did you know...that in 1911 a woman by the name of Carrie Shumway (1858-1956) was elected to the Kirkland, Washington, ci...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Support your local farmers!  Buy fresh produce, cut flowers, and plants every friday night at Juanita Beach park starting June 1 through October 5.  Every Friday night promises a different event from country music, dancing, kids games and  photography exhibits.  Don't forget to visit Spud's Fish ...

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