Home & Real Estate

Home and Real Estate Weekly: Five secret weapons for DIY projects

Is there a home maintenance project that’s been lingering on your to-do list for too long because you’re dreading the trip to the hardware...

Edmonds School district to host Real Estate Partnership lunch Oct. 3

Real estate professionals are invited to join Edmonds School District Superintendent Dr. Kris McDuffy for a special luncheon at noon Wednesday, Oct. 3. "Our hope...

Home and Real Estate Weekly: Before you buy a fixer-upper, think about resale value

We’ve all watched the HGTV programs that show a run-down old house transforming into a dream home. Tackling a big renovation project on an...

Home and Real Estate Weekly: Choosing the right paint finish

It can be intimidating to stand in front of the paint swatches at the paint or hardware store and try to make a decision....

Home prices continue to drop in Seattle area, including Snohomish County

Home prices are continuing to fall across an unseasonably cool Seattle-area real estate market, with homes that would have been snapped up in an...

Late summer home maintenance checklist

After the dust settles on your summer celebrations, you may notice that your home has begun to show the signs of an active summer...

Home and Real Estate Weekly: Five tips for maintaining houseplants

Adding plants to your home will give it a fresher and brighter feel and will also improve your home’s air quality. Although it does...

Be sure to check credentials when hiring a professional remodeler

If you’re planning a home remodel, hire a professional remodeler with excellent credentials. According to the Master Builders Association of King & Snohomish Counties...

Home and Real Estate Weekly: Need-to-knows for buying your first home

Buying your first home can be one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences of your life, but it can also be a scary...

Home and Real Estate Weekly: The truth about viewing homes online

It’s easy to get sucked into looking at home listing after home listing online, drawn to the stunningly filtered photos of manicured lawns, sharp-looking...