Productivity Tips for Working From Home

Whether you’ve been working remotely for years or are new to a work-from-home scenario, there are important strategies for doing it successfully. Many have the misconception that working from home is easy and will automatically lead to increased productivity. In reality, the opposite is usually true. There are often more distractions at home, and not […]

Best apps to use in Seattle, WA

Known for being the largest city in the Pacific Northwest with a land area of 83.7 square miles, Seattle can be overwhelming. Thankfully, there are a number of apps that can make life easier if you’re in Seattle. Whether it’s finding your way around the city or deciding on what restaurant to dine in, these […]

Is a House or a Condo a Better Choice for You?

When looking for a new place to live, the first thing you need to decide is what type of home you want. Many people dream of owning a house, but others prefer to live in condominiums. Each has advantages and drawbacks. Pros and Cons of Owning a House One of the main advantages of living […]

Metropolist Magazine Volume 1 | Issue 1

Get Your Guide to the Hottest Real Estate Market in the Nation Seattle’s real estate market, both residential and commercial, has been cooking for a few years, making it tough for people who want to enter the market, or even move within it. That’s where the 1st-ever Metropolist Magazine jumps in to inform. Our 1st magazine is […]

Don’t Be a Stranger in Your Community

Have you been craving some more community involvement or some new friends here in Seattle? Feeling like an outsider in your own neighborhood can be intimidating whether you are new to the area or thinking of branching out. You might be moving from a close knit community into an undiscovered one, leaving you feeling down […]

Do you know about High Point?

In April our office enjoyed a guided tour through the Neighborhood House – High Point Center in West Seattle’s newest neighborhood, built from the ground up starting in 2006.  It was both impressive and totally inspiring.  Besides being a beautifully designed building, it is LEED certified and an environmental learning center.   This center was built […]

First Quarter 2010

The first quarter of 2010 has been a good one for the Seattle real estate market, overall.  Interest rates are still hovering around 5% and there are great houses listed at value prices for buyers.  Sellers are getting offers from qualified buyers that are decent and loans are closing! As always, it is valuable to […]