Home & Real Estate

Home and Real Estate Weekly: Simple steps for a better home appraisal

If you’re looking to refinance your home or possibly sell, you’ll need a killer appraisal. A bank will not refinance a home for more...

Reminder: Free home maintenance seminar in Lynnwood July 14

Learn how to protect your investment with an overview of home maintenance responsibilities from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 14, sponsored by Habitat for Humanity...

Free home maintenance seminar in Lynnwood July 14

Learn how to protect your investment with an overview of home maintenance responsibilities from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 14, sponsored by Habitat for Humanity...

Home and Real Estate Weekly: 5 landscaping DIY projects

Ever get the itch to do a DIY project? Whenever we do, our favorites involve getting outdoors and mixing up our landscaping features. Whether...

Home and Real Estate Weekly: 5 must-have tools for homeowners

When you own your home, things are going to break and, unless you want to spend your money on visits from a neighborhood handyman,...

Seattle area still leads nation in home price increases

Greater Seattle has now led the nation in home price increases for 20 months in a row, tied for the second-longest streak, our online...

Home and real estate weekly: Ideas for accent walls

Publisher's note: Please enjoy this new weekly feature focused on home and real estate topics. An accent wall can totally transform a room, taking it...

5 things buyers should know about home inspections

Home buyers tend to have a lot of questions about home inspections. Are they required? How are they different from appraisals? When does it...

Habitat for Humanity to hold home buying seminar June 16

Habitat for Humanity will host a home buying seminar on June 16. The talk, titled "Realizing the American Dream," will discuss how attainable home financing...

Five reasons to stage your home before buyers visit

Sellers seem to have mixed reactions when they hear the word "staging." Some go all-in, while others are somewhat resistant to the idea. The...