‘Problem renters, fences and easements’ – 9 a.m. Sunday
Tom Kelly | October 2, 2015 9:42 amWhat are your options if you buy a new home and you find a fence incorrectly placed on your property?
Own vs. rent from a first-time buyer’s view
Tom Kelly | October 1, 2015 7:38 amGiven the parameters, the Burns study found that rent payments were 34 percent cheaper than owning in Seattle, a difference of approximately $537 a month.
What to expect from new closing process changes
Tom Kelly | September 29, 2015 7:45 amConsumers will have more time to review the total costs of their mortgage prior to closing.
Five home inspection fixes before your open house
Tom Kelly | September 28, 2015 10:34 amA home inspection is a seller's chance to show there is nothing to hide in the home.
Harvard study considers reasons for low for-sale inventories
Tom Kelly | September 23, 2015 9:35 amThe study highlighted one big culprit not often discussed-demographics.
Single-family rental homes still investor sweet spot
Tom Kelly | September 22, 2015 7:23 am"No matter how you crunch the numbers, the outlook for rentals looks strong for the foreseeable future."
How expensive? King County homes nearly double national average
Tom Kelly | September 17, 2015 7:04 amAffordability has fallen from one month ago in all regions of the United States, with the West posting the largest drop in the affordability index.
Three things sellers do that drive buyers nuts
Tom Kelly | September 15, 2015 8:41 amBuyers are getting annoyed at homes that need repairs that sellers refuse to make.
Sky-high homes: 2 percent of Seattle renters plan to buy in next year
Tom Kelly | September 14, 2015 8:23 amThe national percentage of renters who say they plan to buy a home in the next year fell from 12.1 percent to 11.4 percent in…
Questions on early reverse mortgages still linger
Tom Kelly | September 9, 2015 7:12 amThe borrower can't owe more than the value of the home.