Seattle Foreclosures Rising Faster than Nation

Foreclosures rose dramatically faster in the Seattle area than in the country as a whole in August, according to a new report. King County foreclosure filings in August were up 32.2 percent from July and 34.2 percent from August 2011, the foreclosure data firm RealtyTrac reported. The nationwide total rose just 0.8 percent from July and fell [...]

By |2019-06-10T06:42:54+00:00September 13th, 2012|Investor News|0 Comments

Rental Rates Up Up Up…in Seattle!

As the weather cools down and summer vacations and weekends away come to an end, we approach one of the best seasons for investing in real estate.  Now more than ever, it’s the ideal time to start looking at cash flow properties.  We find many of our investors looking primarily for properties to flip.  While [...]

By |2019-06-10T07:01:35+00:00August 24th, 2012|Investor News|0 Comments

Warren Buffett Says: BUY BUY BUY!!!

Warren Buffet says Buy Buy Buy! In February 2012, Warren Buffett was featured on CNBC live and asked what his opinion of the real estate market was. His response? “If I had a way of buying a couple hundred thousand single-family homes I would load up on them. It’s also interesting to note that Warren [...]

By |2019-06-10T17:06:39+00:00May 24th, 2012|Investor News|0 Comments

Newly Renovated Homes in King County Getting Multiple Offers Due to Low Inventory

“Buyers are screaming for more inventory and they’re being more aggressive with presenting offers on homes,” reported MLS director George Moorhead in Bothell.  “Home shoppers perceive the bottom is nearing, he noted, “and both buyers and sellers want to catch the historically low interest rates.” “Close to the job centers, 45 percent of new listings [...]

By |2019-06-10T18:00:16+00:00April 16th, 2012|Investor News|0 Comments