Marguerite Giguere's (getrealtacoma) Blog

Real Estate Agent - Windermere Professional Partners
Teresa Boardman of St Paul Real Esate Blog related how she's being asked by her clients if they should keep their houses on the market over the holidays.  Her thought was it's better on the market than off if you really want to sell. I agree with her wholeheartedly.  While it's true that there ar...
RTSS or "Rebuilding Together South Sound", is accepting applications from Homeowners who need some help with their homes.  The deadline is December 1st, and the actual "Rebuilding Day" will be April 25th, 2009.  They (and their network of affiliates) will provide free home repairs to homeowners i...
With Pierce County claiming the dubious honor of #1 in the state for home foreclosures, I find it shocking that there isn't a greater effort underway to educate homeowners about Washington State's Free Homeowner Counseling Line. Just so you know, when a person falls behind in their payments and t...
The Elmwood is located on 10th & Yakima in Stadium. It's a beautiful street surrounded by big houses and zillion dollar views. It just dropped under 200k. These pictures are of my favorite unit, #3. It has a huge balcony with views of the water and the surrounding fanciness. If I lived here it w...
Here's what selling in Downtown, and how much it sold for. This is all a matter of public record- So don't feel like you're doing anything naughty when you look. They all sold within in the last 60 Days. Reverie at Mercato 1501 Tacoma Ave S #419 Listed at $349,900 Sold for $320,000 2 Bedrooms, 2...
For years I would admire the Elks Building while I waited at the light coming off the freeway and taking a right onto Stadium Way.  What is that place?  Why has it been allowed to fall into such disrepair?  Why doesn't someone buy it and love it?  Little did I know that this building has a long ...

Marguerite Giguere

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