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Visualizing the Recent Explosion in Lumber Prices

Published 1 week ago on May 8, 2021By Marcus LuGraphics/Design:Harrison Schell Lumber is an important commodity used in construction, and refers to wood that has been processed into beams or planks. Fluctuations in its price, which is typically quoted in USD/1,000 board feet (bd ft), can significantly affect the housing industry and in turn, influence [...]

May 18th, 2021|

Just Listed in Federal Way – $625,000

 1068 SW 325th Ct, Federal Way, WA 98023 This home will check all of your boxes-plenty of living spaces inside and out, quiet cul-de-sac, green space, storage galore, and architectural character all wrapped up with a bow labeled "quality". This home has been well loved and cared for by the same owners for over 30 [...]

May 13th, 2021|

Just Listed in East Tacoma – $275,000

6716 E E St, Tacoma, WA 98404 Investors - a great opportunity - a 10,000sf corner lot with existing home, detached garage and lots of room to get creative - multiple structures? Underlying lot lines allow for parcel segregation - Buyer to conduct own due diligence. Home sold "As-Is". Cash offers due to listing agent [...]

May 13th, 2021|

Just Listed in Tacoma – $325,000

2410 Yakima Ct, Tacoma, WA 98405 Urban Tacoma Living - this home is situated in a locale that allows for easy access to downtown, commute, and amenities. Smart living floor plan - a secured entry from 1-car attached garage, upper level has open concept living- high ceilings and oversized windows give this a great modern [...]

May 12th, 2021|

Just Listed in S. Tacoma – $450,000

5209 S Thompson, Tacoma, WA 98408 The period detail of this home, built in 1906, is evident from every perspective-so many original finishes that have been well cared for make this home a visit to the past. However, there are plenty of modern amenities to align with living in 2021. Rooms are spacious and well [...]

May 6th, 2021|

Just Listed – Condo in Downtown Tacoma – $400,000

1515 Dock Street Unit #209, Tacoma, WA 98405 City living next to the water - perfectly timed for summer, next to marinas with easy access to/from your boat. Enjoy slab granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, slate tile in the kitchen and luxury bathroom with marble counters and floor in this spacious 1 bedroom + den [...]

May 6th, 2021|

Just Listed in North Tacoma – $650,000

1212 N J, Tacoma, WA 98403 Classic clinker brick in wonderful N. Tacoma setting. Historical architectural elements combine with current aesthetic to make this a cozy home to enjoy. Main floor includes updated kitchen that provides for casual dining and backyard access to a deck. A spacious living room is large enough to also allow [...]

May 5th, 2021|

Just Listed in Kirkland – $1,100,000

10913 128th Place NE, Kirkland, WA 98033 Meticulously cared for home with a floor plan that allows for many lifestyles. Main floor open concept living—living/dining/kitchen– also enjoy a separate sitting area and bonus room that could serve as a main floor primary suite. The 2nd level provides 4 additional bedrooms including primary with ensuite. Fine [...]

April 26th, 2021|

This Isn’t a Bubble. It’s Simply Lack of Supply.

Some Highlights In a recent article, Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR), discussed the state of today’s housing market.When addressing whether or not today’s high buyer competition and rising home prices are evidence of a housing bubble, Yun said that this “is not a bubble. It is simply lack of supply.”Today’s housing market is healthy, [...]

April 23rd, 2021|

There’s No Reason To Panic Over Today’s Lending Standards

Today, some are afraid the real estate market is starting to look a lot like it did in 2006, just prior to the housing crash. One of the factors they’re pointing to is the availability of mortgage money. Recent articles about the availability of low down payment loans and down payment assistance programs are causing [...]

April 1st, 2021|