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Leavenworth Washington Real Estate Blog. News and Market Analysis for the Leavenworth, Lake Wenatchee and Fish Lake by Geordie Romer of Windermere Real Estate in Leavenworth.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
According to census numbers, Leavenworth is the only town with significant population loss in North Central Washington over the past decade. In a recent story in the Wenatchee World they surmise that this population loss is due to rapidly rising housing costs during the real estate bubble (from 2...
01/23/2012
or Failure! In my latest post for the Geek Estate Blog I tackle my three keys to real estate success.   Nurture Leads Stay in Touch With Past Clients Keep Sellers Informed   New school, old school. Online or offline - it doesn't get much simpler than these three tasks.     Please check out the fu...
01/12/2012
We just published our year end review over on our blog. 2011 was a lot like 2010 for the real estate market in Leavenworth. Homeprices were down trivially, but the number of homes increased by a hair. The best news is that the over decline in house prices is much less than that in Seattle or nati...
01/12/2012
REOs, Foreclosures, Bank Owned Homes, Short Sales - distressed home sales of every sort have been in the national media for years now and have dominated real estate headlines. Knowing that these types of sales get all the press and that every home buyer would prefer to get the best deal possible,...
01/11/2012
Some Leavenworth homeowners might find that they could be getting lower rates on their homeowners insurance. The change is due to work that the local fire district did in revevaluating fire protection classifications. This mostly effects those residents with hydrants whose homes were just outside...
01/07/2012
The Leavenworth Winter Sports Club is hosting their annual Ski For Health Day this Sunday at the Icicle River Trails next to the Fish Hatchery and Sleeping Lady. Participants can ski for free, try demo gear, and get free mini-lessons. We have done this event in the past and it is a really great w...
01/06/2012
If you are in Leavenworth or Lake Wenatchee New Years Day you might want to check out Jim Sofie's New Year's Day Polar Bear Swim at Lake Wenatchee. A hundred or so brave or crazy folks line up to jump in the Wenatchee River at Lake Wenatchee State Park every year. It's quite the festive scene and...
12/31/2011
I have been writing a real estate blog for seven years now and every year I find a few more things I wish I was doing a bit better.   We have New Years Resolutions for our personal lives, why not our blogs?   In our latest post over at our Leavenworth real estate blog, I ponder new goals and new ...
12/31/2011
We are proud to announce that once again we are sponsoring the Banff Fillm Fest on tour in Leavenworth. This year the films will be shown at the Festhalle which will allow for a larger number of people to enjoy them. There will be a raffle for donated prizes and libations available from Icicle Cr...
11/10/2011
Everybody wants a good deal. I get that, I really do. Unfortunately, just because Leavenworth home prices went down, doesn't mean that anyone is giving houses away. The median house price is still above $300,000 and the average is at $350,000. Can you find a house for under $200,000? Just barely....
10/19/2011
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Leavenworth Washington Real Estate Blog. News and Market Analysis for the Leavenworth, Lake Wenatchee and Fish Lake by Geordie Romer of Windermere Real Estate.