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View Homes: Listing Data & Market Trends

In the Pacific Northwest, there’s no shortage of homes with amazing views. Views are considered by many buyers to be highly desirable and often increase the value of a property. Whether you are selling or looking for a view home, NWMLS brokers have the ability to list and search for [..]

June 13, 2024

Monthly Market Update

While interest rates remain high, an increase in inventory and closed sales transactions signal that buyers and sellers are adjusting

The real estate market has continued to pick up in accordance with typical seasonal patterns, with further increases in activity expected as we move fully into the summer months.

June 5, 2024

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Joyce Vanderpol: Celebrating 100 Years

NWMLS member Joyce Vanderpol, at 100 years young, is the “eldest” Managing Broker in Washington and most likely the United States as well! She’s been a Blaine resident for 51 years and a real estate professional for 37 years. She was born alongside her twin sister in the then small town of Kirkland [..]

May 30, 2024

Press Release

NWMLS Leads the Industry in Providing Consumers with Transparency, Choice and Options to Negotiate

In 2019, home sellers filed two class action lawsuits (known as Moerhl and Sitzer/Burnett) against the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and several large brokerages.

May 28, 2024

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Housing Hotspots: Listing Data & Market Trends

Have you ever wondered which locations have the most expensive homes, least expensive homes, or the highest number of sales? NWMLS brokers have answers! We’ve put together some interesting trends found by searching in the NWMLS database (which contains hundreds of thousands of listings dating back to the 1990s). Most [..]

May 23, 2024

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The History of Comparative Market Analysis (CMA): 40 Years of Powering the Region’s Real Estate Industry

As NWMLS celebrates our 40th Anniversary in 2024, let’s take a look back at how comparative market analysis (CMA) has evolved over the last four decades. Did You Know? A comparative market analysis (CMA) estimates a home’s price based on recently sold, similar properties in the immediate area. Brokers create [..]

May 17, 2024

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Powerful Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) Tools Available to NWMLS Brokers

NWMLS provides our member real estate brokers with a variety of advanced tools to help them in their day-to-day business. These tools make it easy for NWMLS brokers to quickly find comparable properties and create professional market analysis presentations to show their real estate expertise. Matrix, the NWMLS listing database, [..]

May 9, 2024

Monthly Market Update

Market activity increases despite “constrained” mortgage rate impacts

The real estate market has begun to pick up consistent with typical seasonal patterns, with further increases in activity expected over the next few months as we transition from spring to summer.

May 6, 2024

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Introducing the OneHome Portal

OneHome™ is a secure communications portal that allows you to view the most current and accurate property details, browse listing photos, and check out both street and satellite views. OneHome always displays the most accurate and current listing information, as the data comes directly from Northwest MLS. The robust, intuitive [..]

April 25, 2024

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