Wire Fraud Alert

Wire Fraud Alert

  Devastatingly effective wire fraud scams are becoming more and more common in real estate transactions.  Sophisticated hackers are monitoring client and/or broker email acc....

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....

Deciding Between Buying  Whidbey Island Homes or Buying a Condo

Deciding Between Buying Whidbey Island Homes or Buying a Condo

 Traditional Home or Condominium? Searching for the right Whidbey Island homes, you will likely be doing a lot of footwork and analysis. Prior to  looking at actual homes, it is ....

Do You Need A Buyer's Agent to Purchase A Home

Do You Need A Buyer's Agent to Purchase A Home

In today’s real estate environment, buyer’s representation is an important aspect of your real estate transaction. A buyer’s agent is always representing your bes....

Go Green –   Whidbey Island Home Heating Tips

Go Green – Whidbey Island Home Heating Tips

Like you, we are always trying to discover ways to save money. This interview with Rick Bunzel of Pacific Crest Inspections gives us five great tips on ways to reduce our heating b....

Idea Book for Your Whidbey Island Home

Idea Book for Your Whidbey Island Home

Contemplating buying a new Whidbey Island home or remodeling the one you have? Before you call your real estate agent, hire a designer or head to your local Do-It-Yourself supersto....