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By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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By Greg Perry, Kirkalnd Realtor For the week ending April 7, 2007, NWMLS are 560 Kirkland/Bridle Trails had 263 ACTIVE residential (no condos)listings and 19 PENDING listings.  This gives area 560 13.8 weeks of standing inventory (it will take 13.8 weeks to sell all inventory at the current rate ...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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By Greg Perry, Kirkland Realtor, Kirkland WA On January 25, we made our first post on 425realty.com.  Our vision was to be "The Voice of Seattle's Eastside".  Yesterday, we made our 100th post!It's been a fun experience.  I knew we needed (and always had) a web page, but really wondered what valu...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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The Kirkalnd real estate statistics for March 2007 are in.  These are for residential sales only (no condos).The Median price rose to $714,950, up from $649,990 in March 2006 for an increase of +10%.Inventory units rose to 290 units from 246 units last year +17.9%.Pending units fell to 82, from 8...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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By Greg Perry, Kirkland Realtor, Kirkland WA Here are the Eastside real estate condo statistics for March 2007.Median prices for condos on the Eastside rose to $322,738 from $276,712 for a whopping increase of 16.6%.  ACTIVE inventory this year was 535 units, up from 427 last year (+25.3%).  Pend...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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By Greg Perry, Kirkland Realtor, Kirkland WA The March 2007 Eastside real estate statistics are in!  For residential sales only (no condos), median prices rose from $610,825 last year, to $671,385 this year (+9.9%).  Inventory rose from 1,707 units last year to 2,126 units this year for an increa...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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  425 Magazine, which was launched in November 2006,  is the first Eastside publication to journal the Eastside lifestyle.  I received a copy of the inaugural publication, and it's actually well done.  Typically, it features an Eastside home and an example of Eastside landscaping.  And, what woul...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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By Greg Perry, Kirland Realtor Eastside real estate is buzzing.  March stats are just coming in.  I'm not posting any of those stats here, just some of the activity that I've experienced in the last week.  Later in the week, I'll be posting the March eastside real estate stats.First of all, our o...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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March real estate statistics by Greg Perry, Kirkland RealtorKirkland Real Estate FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 5, 2007  Northwest MLS Brokers Report Last Month' s Pending Sales Surpassed February by 16 Percent KIRKLAND, Wash. (April 5, 2007) - With warmer temperatures, the residential real estate ...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Buyer's quick tipsBy Greg Perry, Kirkland RealtorKirkland Washington real estate    As we are out looking at and comparing the different homes for sale, keep good notes.  After a while, it becomes difficult to remember which features belong to what home.  It's fun to create a rating system to hel...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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The Citizen agent....The Citizen AgentBy Greg Perry, Kirkland WA RealtorIn a conversation with our office broker today, we chatted about the concept of "The Citizen Agent".  How important it is to be involved with living and building within our communities.  Agents that not only make a difference...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Kingsgate Homeowners to hold annual Easter egg hunt.  By Greg Perry Kirkland Realtor     Kirkland real estate.The Kingsgate 1 and 2 community is holding their annual Easter Egg hunt on April 7 at 1:00 am.  They are looking for neighbor volunteers to help.   On April 14, they are holding their ann...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Update your lighting fixtures. Cost vs. Value biggest bang for the buck    by Greg Perry Kirkland Realtor Nothing dates your home more than outdated lighting fixtures.  Nothing brings your home current faster than new lighting fixtures.  Lighting fixtures are the most overlooked area in preparing...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Juanita Bay Park Wildlife sanctuary     By Greg Perry Kirkland Realtor     Kirkland WA real estateLocated in Kirkland, this lovely Lake Washington 144 acre park is one of the finest bird and wildlife sanctuary's on the Eastside.  It gets use from dreamers, photographers, walkers, joggers, artists...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Kirkland Neighborhood Profile -- Bridle Trails       Greg Perry Kirkland Realtor     Kirkland WA real estate    Located in the heart of where Redmond, Bellevue and Kirkland meet is the community of Bridle Trails.  In its heart is an Eastside gem, Bridle Trails State Park. Not generally well known...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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The new face of JuanitaBy Greg Perry, Kirkland WA RealtorKirkland WA Real EstateOf all the eastside areas, Juanita, just north of downtown Kirkland has undergone perhaps the greatest transformation.  Just a few short years ago, Juanita really had no identity.  Dominated by a very old and somewhat...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Kirkland drivers will enjoy improvements in April     By Greg Perry Kirkland Realtor    Kirkland WA real estate We have good news for Kirkland drivers next month. If the weather cooperates, we plan to: Reopen the intersection of 116th Avenue NE and NE 128th Street Open the new NE 128th Street bri...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Greg Perry Not a glamorous subject.  Sewers and septics.  Yet without proper waste disposal, what would our home ownership experience look like?    After we turn the flush lever, we don't even want to think about what happens....we just want it to go away.  For our forefathers, their image of hom...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Top 10 We show LOTS of Eastside homes.  LOTS!  We're with your Buyers, Mr. and Mrs. Seller.  We see what they see and hear what they say to us afterward.  Here's our "Letterman" style Top 10 Most Offensive Buyer Turn Offs list.10.  The street jungle (or is there a house behind the shrubs???) -- I...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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Fixing the Kirkland crawl (WSDOT Kirkland Nickel project)  Driving  on I 405 at any time during the day, especially during commute times, can be aggrevating for sure.  There are several "bottlenecks" that can back traffic for miles.  One of the most aggrevating is the "Kirkland crawl", between Hy...

By Greg & Brian Perry, Working-for-you
(Windermere Real Estate N.E.)
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King County growth booms. Strong job market is pumping up population.It looks like King County growth is on a roll.  Despite losing jobs through 2004 with a 0.3 percent increase in 2002 and 2003, the County's population grew 5 percent from July 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006.  And King County has gained...

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