Short Sales

“What is a short sale?” – Jenny of Issaquah, WA A short sale is a type of sale where the homeowner has fallen behind on their mortgage and is facing foreclosure. Rather than taking a full foreclosure on the homeowner’s credit score if the lender approves, the current owner can sell the home for less [...]

By |2019-05-31T05:42:59+00:00October 29th, 2015|Education|0 Comments

Real Estate Auctions: Pros and Cons

“What are the advantages and disadvantages of buying real estate at auction?” – Robert of Seattle, WA Buying real estate at auctions can be tricky but also rewarding. One of the advantages to buying homes at auction is the price. Depending on the minimum bid and the demand for the property (other bidders), auctions enable [...]

By |2019-05-31T05:52:32+00:00October 23rd, 2015|Education|0 Comments


“What is ARV?” – Bryan of Everett, WA ARV is an acronym for after repair value. The after repair value is what we think the property will be worth after all of the value-add renovations are complete. Many times we may be purchasing a property and its current value is what we paid for it, [...]

By |2019-05-31T16:13:04+00:00October 12th, 2015|Education|0 Comments

Puget Sound Business Journal Announced Heaton Dainard as the 41st Fastest-Growing Private Company in Washington State

Bellevue, Wash. – Among 100 recognized companies, Heaton Dainard ranks 41st in revenue increase from 2012-2014 at the Puget Sound Business Journal’s Award Banquet last night. This sold-out annual award banquet was held at the Westin Hotel Seattle on Thursday, Oct. 8 from 5:30-9:00 p.m. The list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Washington State honors companies [...]

By |2019-05-31T16:16:15+00:00October 9th, 2015|Press Release|0 Comments

Where to Look for Investment Properties

“Where do you recommend I start looking for investment properties?” Peter of Lynnwood, WA I am a big proponent of investing locally. However, local can vary from person to person. I’ve heard a handful of longtime investors say that as a typical rule of thumb, they do not buy anything they can’t drive to in [...]

By |2019-05-31T16:23:48+00:00October 5th, 2015|Education|0 Comments

September Success Stories!

September was full of success for both investors and home buyers! Take a look at a few of this month’s projects that received drastic makeovers and profitable returns! ELEGANT KENMORE RESIDENCE 7619 NE 204th Pl. Kenmore, WA 98028 Purchase: $205,000 Sold: $447,000 STORYBOOK TACOMA HOME 6433 S Tyler St. [...]

By |2019-05-31T16:39:36+00:00October 1st, 2015|Featured Sale of the Month|0 Comments