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LGBT+ Housing Initiative Program

LGBT+ Housing Initiative Program

Seattle Condos and Lofts is partnering with the LGBT+ Housing Initiative to encourage homeownership and support LGBTQ+ homeless youth programs.

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Seattle Waterfront LID Assessment Tax

Seattle Waterfront LID Assessment Tax

The Seattle Waterfront Local Improvement District Tax is now a reality for condo owners in downtown.

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FHA Revised Condo Guidelines – October 2019

By on August 15, 2019 in Mortgage, Real Estate with 0 Comments
FHA Revised Condo Guidelines – October 2019

FHA looks to make a comeback in the condo loan market by easing some of its guidelines.

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Selling a Luxury Condo is About to Get More Expensive

By on April 28, 2019 in Condo Selling, Real Estate
Selling a Luxury Condo is About to Get More Expensive

Selling a home or condo in Washington more expensive for high-end homeowners.

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Common Condo and Home Seller Costs

By on March 21, 2017 in Condo Selling with 0 Comments
Common Condo and Home Seller Costs

The cost to sell a home or condo can vary. In the greater Seattle area seller costs typically range between 9% to 10% of the sales price.

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FHA Reduces Mortgage Insurance Premium – January 2017

By on January 12, 2017 in Mortgage, Real Estate with 0 Comments
FHA Reduces Mortgage Insurance Premium – January 2017

Effective January 27, 2017 FHA is reducing its mortgage insurance premium rate saving buyers hundreds of dollars annually. Though, it’ll provide a negligible benefit for Seattle condo buyers.

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5 Tips to Get Your Condo Ready for Sale

By on July 21, 2015 in Condo Selling, Real Estate with 0 Comments
5 Tips to Get Your Condo Ready for Sale

5 tips to prepare your home for sale to create buyer appeal and attract greater interest, more offers and a higher selling price

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Is Your Condo Rental Cap Legal & Enforceable?

By on March 31, 2015 in Condo Ownership, Real Estate with 0 Comments
Is Your Condo Rental Cap Legal & Enforceable?

A recent Court of Appeals ruling could invalid rental cap restrictions at many Seattle area condominiums.

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Mortgage Rates Continue to Fluctuate

By on January 27, 2015 in Feature, Mortgage, Real Estate with 0 Comments
Mortgage Rates Continue to Fluctuate

The U.S. 30-year fixed rate mortgage interest rate continues to trend downward, making it more attractive to buyers and increasing their purchasing power.

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FHA to Reduce Annual Mortgage Insurance Premiums

By on January 13, 2015 in Feature, Mortgage, Real Estate with 0 Comments
FHA to Reduce Annual Mortgage Insurance Premiums

FHA to reduce the annual mortgage insurance premium as of January 26, 2015.

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