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December Events Bellevue Samena Club

  Winter Break Day Camp Enjoy your winter break with us! We will do fun winter activities, play games, and go swimming. Make sure to register early to reserve your spot! Click here to register online. For more information please click the photo. Lifeguard Training This blended learning course combines online studying with on-site practice where you …

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Half of Seattle homes sell in 9 days or less

June was a busy month for home buyers in Seattle. More than half of all the homes that hit the market in Seattle last month were sold within nine days, according to data from Redfin. Denver was the only city that had homes sell faster in June. Seattle has the third largest year-over-year inventory decline in the country, …

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Oh my! The difference a year can make!

 Important Points To Consider: The latest Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey reports the 30-year fixed rate at 3.7%. Freddie Mac’s projection for Q2 2016 is that the rate will be 4.7% (a full percentage point higher) The Home Price Expectation Survey predicts that home prices will appreciate by 4.4% during this same time The …

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All gave some, some gave all

Happy Memorial Day

Economic News for the week of January 20th

Check out the latest economic news from Stephen Chow, Mortgage Broker, Sterling Bank on his Inside Lending Newsletter. Words from Stephen: Fannie Mae projects overall economic growth to rise from 2.6% in 2013 to 2.9% in 2014, with housing’s contribution expected to double from 0.3% to 0.6%. Fannie Mae economists also expect a modest rise of about 2% …

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As the leaves fall, so have house prices fallen in the Seattle area

Single-family home prices in King County saw a remarkable run from January to July, when the median price hit $434,000, a 24% increase in just seven months. Sounds like a 2006 market, doesn’t it? Then a jump in mortgage rates took some steam out of the market. In August, the median sale price slipped almost 1%. …

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New ‘Timber’ music festival July 26-27

Coming July 26-27, Timber! is the new outdoor Music Festival from Artist Home Presents! Billed as a full immersion in nature and music. Combining music, community and the beautiful natural environment of the Pacific Northwest, the festival is set near Carnation, Washington, at the Tolt-McDonald Park near the confluence of the Tolt and Snoqualmie rivers. The inaugural …

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Leadership & Courage Gave Birth To This Nation

… and the same will keep us free. Happy Fourth of July!

It’s here! Farmers Market opens May 28th!