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    Friday, September 11, 2020   /   by Lindsey Gudger

    Q: How Should Buyers Navigate This Market?

    Here’s what homebuyers should know when approaching this Seattle market.

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    The home buying process is more than just scrolling online sites, scheduling a showing or two, and then frantically submitting the highest priced offer you’re comfortable with writing. To be successful, buyers will need to follow these four important tips:
     
    1. Meet with your agent. Discuss your wants, needs, and a strategy for securing the right home. Your agent should walk you through each critical task that needs to be completed before you can start your home search in earnest. You need to know how much cash you’re able to provide for the down payment, earnest money deposit, and closing costs, and your agent should explain when and how those amounts are paid. 

    2. Obtain pre-approval. Get in touch with a local lender who can get you pre-approved for a mortgage that ...

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    Tuesday, September 8, 2020   /   by Jason Gasbarra

    September Newsletter

    HOUSE TO HOME

    Summer is hot and the market is hotter! With home prices rising and with many properties selling within a week of being listed, now is the time to upgrade from your starter home to something more permanent. This month’s newsletter details out why.




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    HOW TO MOVE UP

    Selling one home and buying another can be quite the juggling act. In some cases people end up with two mortgages for a time, while in other cases they end up homeless as they transition out of their current home and into their new one! But there are ways around that.Nolo.com shares strategies to minimize the effects of moving up, including advice on financing.




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    EARNING ON A RENTAL PROPERTY


    Rental properties don’t make money overnight. This article from Business Insider shares four things that one property owne ...

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    Friday, August 28, 2020   /   by Lindsey Gudger

    Q: How Can I Find My Perfect Home?

    Here’s some advice for homebuyers before they begin the buying process.

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    Here are five tips and questions for you to consider to help you find your perfect home in today’s market:


    1. Talk with a local lender. Find out what your budget is and really dial in the financing.


    2. Come up with a plan. Do you want to be in the home for just a few years, or are you looking to raise a family in the home?


    3. What is your lifestyle? Are you looking for a home in a specific school district or area of town?


    4. Dial in your top 5 “must-haves.” These are the things you absolutely need in your home.


    5. Find a local Realtor to work with.


    If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out via phone or email. I look forward to hearing from you soon.

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    Friday, August 14, 2020   /   by Jason Gasbarra

    August Newsletter

    INVESTING FOR THE FUTURE

    The pandemic has been a reminder of how uncertain the stock market (and other traditional investment strategies) can be. This shows all the more why a diversified portfolio is a winning portfolio. One of the best ways to diversify is to invest in real estate. Now is the perfect time to think about how real estate can help you reach your investment goals, and this month’s e-newsletter explains why. 





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    VIRTUAL HOUSE HUNTING

    Buying a home in a pandemic means you might have to do many of your home tours online. Every Door Broker Leneya Ludwick shares tips for how to have an online tour experience that is almost like actually being there. She breaks down what to look for in photos, how to decode the home description, how to get the most out of the disclosure form, and more. Watch the short video here.


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    Thursday, August 13, 2020   /   by Lindsey Gudger

    Behind the Scenes of Every Door Real Estate

    This is how our team operates behind the scenes to provide great service.

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    What happens behind the scenes of Every Door Real Estate? We operate at a high level and may be a bit different from other brokerages out there. We pride ourselves on working as a team. 
     
    Our mission statement is to simplify the real estate process for every client at every price point.




    We pride ourselves on working as a team.




    We are a technology and data-driven company where we can break down and specialize tasks so that the real estate agent can focus directly on the clients. We have an in-house contract specialist and a valuation expert. Having these takes some of the load off the agent so they can concentrate on buyers and sellers more. This helps the clients have a great experience and makes the process simpler. 
     
    Our agents truly appre ...

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