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Refresh Your Bathroom into a Spa

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With some creative thinking and a few do-it-yourself projects, you too can transform an everyday bathroom into a spa-like experience:

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Posted on 15 January 2020 | 6:00 pm

Matthew Gardner - Will There Be A Recession in 2020?

Windermere Chief Economist, Matthew Gardner, answers the most pressing question on everyone’s minds: Will there be a recession in 2020? Here’s what he expects to see.

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Posted on 13 January 2020 | 6:00 pm

Good tidings we bring, with turkeys and things!

Agents from the Windermere Moses Lake office delivering 100 turkeys to the Moses Lake Food Bank.


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Posted on 18 December 2019 | 7:00 pm

Matthew Gardner's 2020 Mortgage Rate Forecast

Each year Windermere's Chief Economist, Matthew Gardner, forecasts into the next. Here's what he expects for Mortgage Rates in 2020.


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Posted on 16 December 2019 | 6:00 pm

2020 Economic & Housing Market Forecast

As we head into the New Year, it's time to recap how the U.S. economy and housing markets performed in 2019 and offer my predictions for 2020. 

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Posted on 12 December 2019 | 6:00 pm

Home Security for the Holidays

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The holiday season can bring joy and peace, but it can also bring package thieves and burglary. Stay safe this winter by taking a few precautions with your home security. From old-school security tricks to new digital home monitoring tools, there are many options when it comes to keeping our homes safe and preserving that sensibility. 

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Posted on 9 December 2019 | 6:00 pm

Matthew Gardner's 2020 Real Estate Forecast

It’s that time of year when Windermere's Chief Economist Matthew Gardner dusts off his crystal ball and peers into the future to give us his predictions for the 2020 economy and housing market.

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Posted on 4 December 2019 | 6:00 pm

Four Holiday Décor Trends to Inspire You This Season

The holiday season is here and for many of us, that means it’s time to deck the halls. If you’re looking for some inspiration and a place to start, here are some ideas that are certain to get everyone in the spirit. 

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Posted on 2 December 2019 | 7:00 pm

Remodel for the Most Resale Value

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What’s the best remodeling project for your home? The answer, in part, depends on where you live. Every year, Remodeling Magazine evaluates which projects bring the most return at resale in different markets around the country in their “Cost vs. Value” report.  For the purposes of this blog, we are focusing on the Pacific states (WA, OR, CA, AL) and the Mountain states (MT, ID, UT, CO, NV).

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Posted on 20 November 2019 | 7:00 pm

Windermere’s Winter Drive Collects Nearly 6,000 Items for Mary’s Place

It’s another fall season and the fourth year of Windermere’s #TackleHomelessness campaign with the Seattle Seahawks. As a part of this campaign, Windermere hosts an annual “We’ve Got You Covered” winter drive. This year, 33 Windermere offices in in the greater Seattle area* participated in the drive, collecting new hats, scarves, gloves/mittens, socks, and other warm winter items for Mary’s Place.  

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Posted on 18 November 2019 | 7:00 pm