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Holiday Staging Tips

Though the holidays are historically one of the slower seasons in real estate, that doesn’t mean that there aren’t any house-hunters out there looking to ring in the New Year in a new home.

December 7, 2023


Congratulations to NWMLS Board Member Keith Bruce

Appointed as Washington State Real Estate Commissioner NWMLS is proud to announce that Keith Bruce, NWMLS Board Member and Designated Broker/Co-Founder of Sound Point Real Estate LLC, has been appointed as one of seven Real Estate Commissioners for the State of Washington. The Commission is dedicated to upholding, protecting, and promoting the interests of [..]

October 20, 2023


Northwest MLS Mobile App: Getting Started

We are excited to announce the release of the Northwest MLS Mobile App, a powerful tool that provides the most up-to-date listings in your market, and helps brokers and their clients connect. FEATURES: Map Search Enter a city, ZIP code or neighborhood to search for listings. Once you selected a [..]

September 20, 2023


4 Integrations That We LOVE in the Northwest MLS Mobile App

The Northwest MLS Mobile App provides NWMLS brokers and their clients with powerful search tools and valuable property insights to help them buy and sell real estate in the Pacific Northwest. The app is integrated with Matrix, the multiple listing service database that provides access to property details in real-time, [..]

August 18, 2023


Real Estate Photography 101

Tips & Tricks That Sell You only get one chance to make a first impression and top-notch photography gets more buyers to click on your listing. Whether you’re an aspiring amateur or a seasoned professional, great real estate photography requires a unique balance of style, technique, and technology. Follow the [..]

April 18, 2023


Six Design Trends to Try in 2023

Updating your space can be as easy as applying a new coat of paint or adding timeless treasures from your local thrift shop. Check out these hot design trends for ideas on how to add a little flair to your home in 2023. 

March 23, 2023


Scholarship named to honor legacy of REALTOR® Margo Wheeler

To honor distinguished REALTOR® and community volunteer Margo Wheeler, the Seattle King County First Citizen Foundation will award a $5,000 scholarship in her name to the highest ranked high school scholarship applicant. Ms. Wheeler, a beloved leader and a managing broker at the John L. Scott Real Estate|Tacoma University Place [..]

February 17, 2023


Seven Easy DIY Home Repairs

Keeping up on simple repairs can add value to your home without breaking the bank. Check out these easy “Do it Yourself” repairs to keep your home in tip-top shape. 

January 19, 2023


Five Reasons to Plant Natives

Whether you are creating a garden from scratch, or simply adding some variety, please consider choosing native plants to enhance your local ecosystem. Not only are they easy to care for, many natives are a good choice when dealing with difficult terrain, such as steep slopes, deeply shaded areas, or [..]

November 29, 2022


Autumn Home Maintenance

Our Top 8 Tips Whether you are getting ready to put your house on the market, or just need some advice to keep your home in tip-top shape, autumn is the perfect time to prepare your home for the cold months ahead. A well-cared for home not only looks good, [..]

November 1, 2022

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