September, 2015

September 2015 RE/MAX National Housing Report

August home sales were 5.0% higher than August 2014 and were 27.6% greater than the sales in August 2008, the first month of the RE/MAX National Housing Report. Completed transactions in August were 11.4% lower than in July, which was the second best month for home sales since 2008. Source:: http://www.remax.com/newsroom/press-releases/september-2015-remax-national-housing-report.htm Image Source: http://tinyurl.com/o6prfbt

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Mortgage Rates Holding at 3.75% Ahead of Signals From Fed

The weekly mortgage rate chart illustrates the average 30-year fixed interest rate in six-hour intervals. By Lauren Braun Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed loans rose this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages at 3.75 percent, up one basis point from last week. The 30-year fixed rate hovered around 3.73 percent […]

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Welcome, Jackie Ashley!

We are thrilled to announce that Jackie Ashley has joined the RE/MAX Professionals Olympia office! Jackie is a creative problem solver who has been involved in many different aspects of real estate over the last 25 years. She loves to help make her clients’ dreams come true through buying, selling, or investing in real estate. Jackie is […]

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Tips on Choosing the Right House for Your Next Open

Denise Lones of the Lones Group wrote a fantastic article on how to choose the right house for an open on her blog. It includes tips on open houses that get good traffic, Denise’s “Top Five Traffic Generators” and open house options. You can read the full post here–we highly recommend it! Image source: http://tinyurl.com/pdue8ym  

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Good Times at the RPAC County Fair (Gallery)

Last month, RE/MAX Professionals Olympia, Gig Harbor and Tacoma brokers had a great time line dancing, riding a mechanical bull and digging in to some great food at the Thurston County Association of Realtors RPAC County Fair Fundraising Event. Our very own Julie Bradshaw even won a blue ribbon for best western costume! We wanted to […]

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Two RE/MAX Pros Brokers Elected to Tri-City Association of Realtors

We are proud to announce that RE/MAX Professionals Tri-Cities Broker Cari McGee was elected a director of the Tri-City Association of Realtors! During her three-year term, Cari will join RE/MAX Pros Tri-Cities Broker Dave Shinabarger, who was elected to the position last year. On behalf of all our staff and agents, we’d like to congratulate […]

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