Why You Should Consider Moving to Bellevue, WA: A Quick Guide

Why You Should Consider Moving to Bellevue, WA: A Quick Guide

Bellevue, Washington is a bustling city located just east of Seattle across Lake Washington. The contemporary area couples the fine arts with rich agricultural history, restaurants, shopping centers, and recreational activities, making it a popular destination for professionals, families, students, and retirees. 

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How To Choose The Right Listing Agent When Selling Your Home

How To Choose The Right Listing Agent When Selling Your Home

When you’re selling your home, picking the right realtor will help ensure you receive the highest asking price, as quickly as possible. Many sellers unfortunately make the mistake of picking the first agent they speak to, or the one that offers the lowest commission rate. More often times than not, however, this ends up costing homeowners more in the long run. 

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Selling your Home 101: Exterior Updates and Repairs | Better Properties Eastside

Selling your Home 101: Exterior Updates and Repairs

If you were to take a drive around to look at homes for sale in Bellvue you would likely be struck by the differences in presentation. Some home sellers go all out to make certain their house stands out from the crowd while others seem unconcerned by the fact that the exterior of their home is the first impression buyers have. The fact of the matter is, first impressions sell. According to HGTV, a well-maintained landscape can add as much as 10 percent to the selling price of your home. 

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Selling your Home 101: Interior Updates and Repairs | Better Properties Eastside

Selling your Home 101: Interior Updates and Repairs

Although selling your home as-is seems tempting, that decision can end up costing you dearly in the long run. Performing key interior updates and repairs not only makes your home sell faster, but also increases its final sales price. You do not have to go all out to net a great return on your investment, however. You can simply perform the five following interior updates and repairs to prepare your home for listing on the local real estate market. 

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Top Tips for the Home Buying Process | Better Properties Eastside

Buying a Home for Your Growing Family? Things to Think About

Remember when you moved into your last home? It felt so big, so full of promise. And then you filled it – with furnishings, kids, toys, and possibly a pet or two. As a family grows, so does the need for a new place to live, a new home in which to create memories. 

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Condo or Home? | Better Properties Eastside

Condo or Home? What is Right for Me? 4 Things to Consider

When it comes time to purchase a dwelling of your own, you can streamline your search before you start by deciding between single family homes and condominiums. Weighing the potential requirements and expenses associated with each dwelling type can help you choose between these two excellent options. Once you have narrowed down your search, you can easily locate the properties that meet your exact specifications. Here’s what you need to know when choosing between condos and single family homes. 

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How Real Estate Agents Get Paid | Better Properties Eastside

How Do Real Estate Agents Get Paid?

When it comes time to start the real estate sales or purchase process, acquiring support from a dedicated real estate agent can help you make the right decisions and avoid potential pitfalls. Worries about being able to pay the real estate agent’s fees, however, may threaten to deter you from securing help from this important professional. Fortunately, the fee structure and payment process is actually designed for the ease and convenience of both buyers and sellers. Read on to learn all you need to know about how real estate agents receive pay for their services, so you can go into the home buying, or selling, process with confidence. 

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