Populated by all manner of Seattleites, Eastlake is a particularly attractive location for residents with ties to the University of Washington . . .
State and local tax deductions in Washington generally equate to our ability to deduct property taxes since we do not have a state income tax. With TCJA, it’s capped at $10,000.
It’s more important for us to think about the next 10 or 15 years, more of a medium-term brain-storming for just how we want to craft our lives
Over time, many paths have been explored, but it was the journey down those paths that led to more and more clarity.
Many assume real estate brokers are extroverts, outgoing, bar-hopping, dinner partying people. I’m not the expected social butterfly.
Boomers and their parents are facing these transitions now. Some will be proactive, most will be reactive to changing conditions.
Thinking ahead alleviates so much of the stress that accompanies moving day.
A broker who’s earned the Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES®) designation made the choice to assist people who may be unsure about how to navigate life’s transitions.
Seattle is just one of the many ADU-friendly areas* in the U.S. and was a factor in one of my recent listings on historic Capitol Hill.
My job with any client, or potential client, is to guide, be honest, be respectful, hold hands when necessary and nudge a little when things seem insurmountable.