Strategies for Unpacking After Your Move

Strategies for Unpacking After Your Move

You did it! You packed up all your belongings, loaded them onto a truck, and unloaded them into your new house. That is no easy feat. But the work isn’t quite over yet. If you’....

Use Your Tax Refund On Your Whidbey Island Home

Use Your Tax Refund On Your Whidbey Island Home

If you’re expecting a refund, now is a great time to reinvest that money in your Whidbey Island home. At Coldwell Banker Koetje Real Estate we know — tax season isn’t an....

Owning a Whidbey Island Home is More Than a Financial Investment

Owning a Whidbey Island Home is More Than a Financial Investment

Owning a  Whidbey Island home  is more than a financial investment. Owning a home is a place for making memories,  a place to invite friends, a place that you can call your own.....

Whidbey Island Home: Buy with Reselling in Mind

Whidbey Island Home: Buy with Reselling in Mind

If you know that the Whidbey Island home you are buying may have to be sold within a few years, you have a few extra items you need to pay attention to prior to purchasing. This is....

If a Lender Pulls My Credit, Won't it Lower My Credit Score?

If a Lender Pulls My Credit, Won't it Lower My Credit Score?

Are you pre-approved for your home purchase? If not, you need to be. Will it affect my credit rating if my credit is pulled? No, it won’t affect your credit rating. In today....

Buying a Home on Whidbey Island?  Don't Forget the Inspection!

Buying a Home on Whidbey Island? Don't Forget the Inspection!

You’ve finally found the perfect  home on Whidbey Island and made an offer and it was accepted. Now you just wait for escrow to close, right?  Wrong. Now is the time to have a ....