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By Gary McNinch, Broker, Renton WA Real Estate
(Better Properties Real Estate)
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Financing a Renton or Kent home changes daily.  Here is the latest info from my friends at Evergreen Home Loans in Renton.  A key part of any real estate transaction is the loan officer.  Cathy and Kimberly are tops.      New FHA Ruling on WAITING PERIODS for Bankruptcies, Foreclosures & Short Sa...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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One of the things I love about social media is the people I meet and the connections I make. Most of the time these days I meet people online, then in person. And others I meet in person and keep the relationships going online.  I met Anne Boyington of Trevani Truffles at the Renton Farmers Marke...

By Colleen Fischesser Northwest Property Shop, A Tradition of Trust in the Pacific NW since 1990!
(RE/MAX Advantage | Managing Broker)
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4 Bedroom Homes in Renton Highlands As a greater Seattle-Tacoma real estate geek Broker, I'm lucky to have access to all kinds of real estate statistics and information about any number of various market scenarios. I also realize this information may be just as helpful and appreciated by anyone l...

By Colleen Fischesser Northwest Property Shop, A Tradition of Trust in the Pacific NW since 1990!
(RE/MAX Advantage | Managing Broker)
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Ready to buy a condo in Renton, WA ? Get ready to tighten your seatbelt....you're heading into the Wild Wild West of home searching. Notice I didn't say home buying, but home SEARCHING. Condos in Renton are all over the place! Priced from $60,000 to $600,000...special assessments, rental caps, pe...

By Colleen Fischesser Northwest Property Shop, A Tradition of Trust in the Pacific NW since 1990!
(RE/MAX Advantage | Managing Broker)
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The condominium community of Peachtree Lane is located in the Renton Highlands and is popular for many reasons. The low maintenance lifestyle is front and center here with HOA dues including not only Common Area Maintenance but Lawn Service, Garbage, Water, Earthquake insurance and more! Each of ...

By Colleen Fischesser Northwest Property Shop, A Tradition of Trust in the Pacific NW since 1990!
(RE/MAX Advantage | Managing Broker)
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Renton Highlands Condo Just Sold! Cute and Affordable 2 BR 1 BA Condo in Renton Highlands just closed Escrow today. Harrington Place Condominiums is conveniently located to The Landing in Renton, 405 Access for communting to Bellevue or Seattle, Shopping, Gene Coulon Park along Lake Washington an...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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If I were a fish with fingers... Having some fun at the Renton Farmers Market a few weeks ago with my Olloclip fish eye lense for my iPhone. When I went through the camera roll I had a good laugh when I noticed half of my shots had a finger or two in them. Not sure why I was doing that. As it tur...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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I’m a local guy and I enjoy my ability to connect via the social platforms to practically everyone on the planet. Afterall, it's how I got to know most of you. I love my little burg, Renton, Seattle, the Pacific Northwest, and what's going on immediately around me. I don’t ignore other places by ...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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Stuff Happens, be Prepared!   The 2001 Nisqually Earthquake.   I was working in the Evergreen Building on Grady Way in Renton on February 28, 2001. My coworker Bobbie and I were putting the finishing touches on our new and larger work space at Washington Title next to the back entrance. We were s...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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It’s a rather chilly morning compared to any other over the past several months. Fall is in the air today and I noticed this weekend the leaves beginning to turn. I’m working on a few projects from my home office and getting my things together for a couple of meetings this afternoon. Checking my ...

By Gary McNinch, Broker, Renton WA Real Estate
(Better Properties Real Estate)
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Where has our summer gone?? It's hard to believe it's already almost the end of August!! What have you done to make memories this summer? As I sit down to write this I smile at the memories of fun times this summer with our family. Most recently we had an out of town grandson (age 11) visiting fo...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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There’s a teeny tiny little park at the very northwest corner of Renton Municipal Airport, probably one of Renton’s better kept secrets, unless you fly into Renton in a seaplane or you’re a local like me who’s been around these parts for a long time. You'd probably never know it existed. I love t...

By Colleen Fischesser Northwest Property Shop, A Tradition of Trust in the Pacific NW since 1990!
(RE/MAX Advantage | Managing Broker)
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Craftsman Style Bungalow with a rear alley-load 2 car garage now offered at $319,950. Built in 2002 with Central A/C, Gas Forced air heat, Security System, 9' ceilings on main floor, covered front porch, tumbled stone tile backsplash in Kitchen, upstairs Utility and 5 piece master bath!         ...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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Tuesday at the Renton Farmers Market was a really fun time. Today was Asian Day and the Johnson Music Entertainment group did several American pop/standards and a selection of authentic Chinese and Vietnamese pop songs that everyone enjoyed. It's especially a treat for me to watch the wee ones. T...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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Thank you Debbie Reynolds for a really fun contest...  What we Have in Common, Getting to Know Each Other Better.     Things from the past you probably didn't know about René Fabre! In no particular order...  1. First in 2002 then 2004 I had total hip replacement surgeries. I’m eternally grateful...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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As the housing market heats up, I'm reminded:   A House is a Home.   I grew up in the Earlington neighborhood of Renton, Washington. I have many memories from those days, some great, some not. I remember playing hide and go seek, kick the can, olly olly oxen free, and exploring the woods across t...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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I'm continually amazed how we find connection online. As a blogger who's posted local content for years I've had numerous occasions where people (I know or not) found a post of mine and followed up to contact me. More so than anything I write about, it's the local conversations, especially those ...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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It's Italian Day at the Farmers Market!  There's always something fun and interesting happening at the Renton Farmers Market on Tuesday's at the Piazza in old downtown Renton. I love the wonderful eats and treats, the beautiful fresh cut flowers, the organic honey, the fresh veggies, arts and cra...

By Colleen Fischesser Northwest Property Shop, A Tradition of Trust in the Pacific NW since 1990!
(RE/MAX Advantage | Managing Broker)
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Condos in Renton Summer 2013 Market Report Looking to buy or sell a condo in Renton, WA? Following market trends and activity is a great start towards educating yourself about sales and pricing trends. Currently there are 45 Condo Listings available for sale. These units have been on the market f...

By Rene Fabre, Marketing in the Digital Age
(First American Title)
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Be yourself, everyone else is already taken. ~ Oscar Wilde I know I’m not the biggest “thing” online. That’s not my aim. Though I am here, there, and kinda everywhere. It totally works for me. Truly, I have a passion for social media, yet I confess, I can’t wait for that term to be laid to rest. ...

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