Explore Olympia, WA

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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When you Google “seeking the best professional,” in about a half a second you are presented with 403 million candidates (not to play favorites, Search Engine Wise, when you ask Bing the same thing, it gives you a mere 62.6 million…which might actually prove more useful, since it would only take y...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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You would think that smaller homes would be skyrocketing in popularity right about now. Statistics show that the average number of people in American households is shrinking. Practicality would seem to dictate that a trend toward downsizing should be underway, with significant implications for Ol...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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You would think the outside competition for Olympia foreclosure bargains might have up and disappeared by now…but no! As The Wall Street Journal described it last week, the shrinking number of foreclosure opportunities hasn’t driven Wall Street’s professional investors completely out of the marke...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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Let’s start out by agreeing that a “For Sale by Owner” sign on a Olympia fence does have a certain appeal. It summons up mental images of a simple, direct relationship: no middle men, just straight talk and fair dealing with the One in Charge! And in fact, in many walks of life, dealing directly ...

By Qualls Team - Quincy & Amy Qualls, Real Estate for the PNW
(Thunderbird Real Estate)
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CONGRATULATIONS to New Home Buyers, Jacob & Saundra! And, THANK YOU for the Awesome Review:"Quincy is a very friendly, honest, and helpful agent. He made our home buying experience easy and stress free. He is quick to respond and his approachability made us feel comfortable with asking multitudes...

By Qualls Team - Quincy & Amy Qualls, Real Estate for the PNW
(Thunderbird Real Estate)
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Float Ward Lake, from your own private Dock, on a day like Today?? YES!!!  ***Check out this Awesome Home & ENJOY*** http://www.quallsrealestate.com/listing/mlsid/185/propertyid/753721/      

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 Lake Saint Clair / Pattison Lake / Sunwood Lakes WA real estate market update for March 2015. Why live here?Southeast Thurston County features some beautiful lake front properties and communities such as Lake St. Clair, Pattison Lake, Kelly's Corner and Sunwood Lakes. Residents in thi...

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 South Olympia WA real estate market update for March 2015. Why live in South Olympia?South Olympia is considered a desirable part of Thurston County by its residents.South Olympians have lots of sidewalks and biking paths, and many enjoy the amenities of the YMCA, which has an indoor ...

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 North Olympia WA real estate market update for March 2015. Why live in North Olympia?North Olympia beckons home-dwellers who are inspired by vintage homes, some of which are on the Historic Registry. This area includes the Capitol Campus, downtown Olympia, Bigelow, East Bay and East O...

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 March 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 Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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Since Olympia home interest rates continue to play such a leading role for buyers in today’s real estate market, any relevant news items bear watching. For quite a while, home interest rates in Olympia have cooperated nicely, dwelling at tantalizingly low levels. It’s been helpful to sellers and ...

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 March 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 Be...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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                                                When the first spring day comes along (as opposed to the first day of spring), a goodly proportion of Olympia’s residents feel the annual pull toward the garden store aisles. Even those who’ve stoutly resisted ordering seeds, gardening tools, or any...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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Trying to ferret out which features home buyers value most is no simple matter, even though that’s of particular importance when you have a Olympia house for sale. Updated kitchens and bathrooms are always near the top of the ‘most desired’ features compilations; and I’d put ample storage right t...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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A few weeks ago, an eye-catching article surfaced on the Investopedia web site—one with the arresting title of “When is the Right Time to Buy a Home?” I have always assumed that for prospective Olympia home buyer, the answer to that question varies by the individual circumstances. But if there is...

By Qualls Team - Quincy & Amy Qualls, Real Estate for the PNW
(Thunderbird Real Estate)
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**SOLD by the Qualls Team!** 1,106 SF on Olympia's Eastside - Will be placed up for rent after renovations. Stay Tuned!   Looking to purchase an investment property? Now may be the time....Deals to be had + Rental Market is Strong...   www.QuallsRealEstate.com or QuallsTeamInfo@gmail.com  ‪#‎real...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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If anyone involved in Olympia real estate were to try to pick a word to characterize the mortgage industry as a whole, “sentimental” wouldn’t be among them. Especially over the past several years, “frustrated” might be apt, or “hog-tied.” Mortgage issuers been hampered by tough rules developed in...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!
(Fathom Realty Washington LLC)
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Olympia Washington, 4 Bedroom, 2+ bath Home Market Report (3/31/2015)  For a FREE up-to-date 4 bedroom 2+ bath homes for sale list in your price range; please contact  Paul Henderson   ~ Currently there are 181 active 4 bedroom listings in Olympia ~ In the past seven days Olympia experienced;  2 ...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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Olympia real estate trends don’t always trace patterns that are precisely identical to those in the rest of the state or nation, but sooner or later the local market almost always responds similarly. That’s because there is a certain amount of momentum—positive or negative—that is automatically s...

By Adam Crocker
(Elite Properties)
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It can be a true three-ring circus as you close in on signing day for your new Olympia home. Sometimes there’s a near-simultaneous sale of the previous house that demands attention. There are the timing issues connected with moving out and then moving in. You may be dealing with furnishing the ne...

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