Explore Olympia, WA

By Qualls Team - Quincy & Amy Qualls, Real Estate for the PNW
(Thunderbird Real Estate)
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***Back on Market! Buyer is no longer moving to WA...their loss is your gain, call us today for a tour!*** "Backdeck Fires, Hot Tubbing, a Boat Launch around the corner...AND on One Acre in Olympia? 2426 SF Rambler Equipped for Entertaining!" #olyhomes  4935 Meridian Rd NE, Olympia WA:  http://ww...

By Francine Viola, REALTOR®, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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Here is the Thurston County WA real estate market update for June 2015.               Is this positive trend sustainable? With all the good real estate news, I’m frequently asked whether this run is sustainable.  While I wish I could predict the future, what I can say is there are fundamental dif...

By Francine Viola, REALTOR®, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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Here is the Delphi / Black Hills WA real estate update for June 2015. Why live in the Delphi / Black Hills area?Delphi / Black Hills residents are in an area of homes on larger parcels of land. Buyers can find their coveted horse properties here! There are also some high-end neighborhoods includi...

By Francine Viola, REALTOR®, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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Here is the Summit Lake / Steamboat Island WA real estate market update for June 2015. Why live in Summit Lake / Steamboat Island areas?Northwest Thurston County not only features the major areas of Summit Lake and Steamboat Island but also Carlyon Beach, Gravelly Beach, Hunter Point, Madrona Bea...

By Francine Viola, REALTOR®, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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Here is the West Olympia WA real estate market update for June 2015. Why live in West Olympia?West Olympians love their part of town! There is The Evergreen State College and South Puget Sound Community College, Capitol Medical Center and the shopping mall to name a few amenities. The main north-...

By Sandy Nelson, your Olympia area Realtor
(Riley Jackson Real Estate Inc.)
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7125 Kellogg Dr Ne Olympia, WA 98516 7125 Kellogg Dr Ne Amazing custom home on over 1 acre with year-round creek. There is plenty of space for everyone & everything: Spacious rooms, lots of storage & RV parking. Interior Features: Laundry Room, Den/Office, Dining Room, Central Air, Pantry, Walk-...

By Sandy Nelson, your Olympia area Realtor
(Riley Jackson Real Estate Inc.)
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5312 Ashley Dr Ne Olympia, WA 98506 5312 Ashley Dr Ne Rare opportunity to own an impeccably maintained and updated Ron Ash-built rambler, located in the desirable Springwood community in Olympia. Interior Features: Family Room, Walk-In Closet, Appliances, Pantry, Dining Room, Central Air, Main F...

By Qualls Team - Quincy & Amy Qualls, Real Estate for the PNW
(Thunderbird Real Estate)
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Bonfires, Hot Tubbing, a Boat Launch down the street AND on One Full Acre??? Want to see more? http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/4935-Meridian-Rd-NE-Olympia-WA-98516/49356650_zpid/ 

By Francine Viola, REALTOR®, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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Realtors, being a social bunch, wouldn't pass up the chance to re-live some of their youth by playing in the annual Thurston County, WA Realtor's Softball Tournament.  However most of us are not in our youth anymore.  But that doesn't stop us.  Our Coldwell Banker team will go up against the othe...

By Francine Viola, REALTOR®, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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How to Win a Real Estate Bidding War without Being the Highest BidderWith the real estate market in the Olympia, Lacey and Tumwater, WA areas shifting to a seller’s market, buyers are finding themselves in a bidding war.  But buyers can win without being the highest bidder and here are the two ke...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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Olympia real estate news is fairly predictable—at least compared with some of the stories that filter in from the rest of the world. Here in Olympia, for instance, wherever a new home is being built, you’re likely to see familiar evidence like stacks of lumber and drywall, cartons of nail gun amm...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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Olympia multi-family housing is the umbrella term covering all the various kinds of residences that shelter more than one family. Everything from duplexes and homes with guest cottages to apartment complexes fall into the category, which is most often thought of in terms of the solid investment p...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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Whenever we think of how our Olympia home staging professionals approach their craft, it’s all the positives that come to mind—how they transform a ho-hum living room into a welcoming showplace; a run-of-the-mill front porch into a curb appeal magnet, etc. That is true, but equally important are ...

By Qualls Team - Quincy & Amy Qualls, Real Estate for the PNW
(Thunderbird Real Estate)
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#CONGRATS  & #ThankYou  to Rikki & Jessica!  Your Stellar Recommendation of our Team is so appreciated, we are absolutely thrilled to have been a part of your 1st Home Purchase!!! Reviews & Past Sales can be seen at: http://www.quallsrealestate.com/cp/reviews/ or on #Trulia   #Zillow   #Redfin (Q...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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They really ought to teach this stuff in school: real-life, day-to-day economics. Olympia youngsters out on their own for the first time are usually left to trial and error when it comes to mastering things like how to lay out a personal budget or use credit advantageously. Or even how to go abou...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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It was only a few years ago that the last thing a prospective Olympia home buyer had to worry about was being outbid. Those were the days when the bottom seemed to be falling out of the Olympia real estate market. Anyone brave enough to be looking to buy at a time when the real estate market was ...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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How easy or hard it is for Olympia home buyers to secure a mortgage with attractive terms is a key element in the local real estate picture. Olympia mortgage credit provides the oil that that keeps residential home sales moving smoothly; that, or it becomes a damper (or even something close to an...

By Francine Viola, REALTOR®, In Tune with your Real Estate Needs
(Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA)
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The real estate market has improved in Olympia WA.  We were in a downward spiral for five years, and we’ve been slowly yet steadily improving over the last two years.  We are now at a point in our market where sellers are able to sell their homes for a profit, there are fewer short-sales depressi...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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It does seem that whenever a story about some faraway homeowners association finds its way into Olympia newspapers, nearly always it’s because something has gone awry. Either there’s an ongoing dispute about a flag display (“Indiana Couple Violate Rules for Flying U.S. Flag”), a fencing disagreem...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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When you do a web search for “average house price in Olympia,” you come up with a lot of good, not-so-good, and just plain lame information. If you were looking for a general idea of what the current market says that homes like yours in your neighborhood are worth, the results are likely to be mo...

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