Stuff To Do: Harlem Globetrotters In Everett This Afternoon!

I grew up watching the Globetrotters, amazed at their prowess and delighting in their humor. Sadly, I just saw this or would’ve given you much more warning. If you’re spending the day with the kids for today’s holiday, here’s a great opportunity to get out of the house and have fun. Harlem Globetrotters 2015 Washington Read More …

Good Ole Lynndale

My son’s current school will be undergoing¬†a tear-down/re-build next year. Though this won’t impact us directly, we care about our neighborhood school. Several of his friends will still be attending, plus, I’ve spent most of my life around this building. The existing structure was built in 1957, so it’s really well past time for an Read More …

Supply & Demand Duking It Out

Just read Tight Supplies Put Home Prices on the Move¬†over at Realtor.com. Stuff we’re seeing, too. Our market is really tough right now: way more demand than homes. We’re seeing multiple offers on homes (one listing we have ended up with 11 offers), and we’re seeing “buyer fatigue”. When offer after offer falls through, it Read More …

Realtors and Community

I’ve met the occasional real estate agent who struggles with an over-inflated sense of self. This is rather rare, though. More often, though, they’re fighting insecurity, failing to see the value they add. Well, outside of a real estate transaction, that is. Perhaps that’s why so many people lose contact with their agents, even though Read More …

Keller Williams Family Reunion 2015

Most of last week I spent in Orlando, taking part in Keller Williams Family Reunion. Around 15k real estate agents from all over the globe deepening our knowledge and celebrating the unique culture that is KW. It’s an amazing event. I came away with tons of new ideas, which I’ll flesh out more fully in Read More …