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Manette Area Homes Sold June 2014 | Bremerton Real Estate Market Reports

Manette. Just across the Manette Bridge from downtown Bremerton you will find the Bremerton neighborhood area called Manette.   Homes in the Manette area range from 1930 craftsman, 1940 bungalows, 1950 ranch styles and in the last few years some brand new construction.  In Manette you can live on a "Leave it to Beaver" type street or on some low bank waterfront. Manette boasts its own unique community with shops and diners and its own summer time celebration.  I would buy a house in Manette, … [Read More...]

Kitsap Lake Real Estate Report

Kitsap Lake Homes Sold June 2014 | Bremerton Real Estate Market Reports

 Let's try something new with the Bremerton Real Estate  Market Reports.  Let's go micro and drill deep into the  Bremerton Homes Sold for June. Kitsap Lake is an area just three miles west of  the  Bremerton city limits.  In June there were four homes  that sold in the Kitsap Lake area. Three of these homes sold in 30 days and the fourth in  the first 60 days. List rices ranged from $119,000 to a high of $219,900.  Sold prices were between $117,100 and $217,000.  There were 2 one-story … [Read More...]

Homefront Realty

Here’s How it works – How do Real Estate Agents get paid?

Real Estate Agent Commissions - How it works. Real Estate agents are usually paid on commission.  Most are not employees and most receive a 1099 instead of a W2 at the end of the year.  There are a million different types of brokerage models, so many so that it would be impossible to list even a few.  What I am going to explain is just the easy part.  How real estate agents through their brokerages get paid. Step 1 - a seller decides to sell their property and hires an agent who contracts … [Read More...]

Bremerton Investment Property

Bremerton Real Estate | Bremerton Real Estate Investors | Flip or Flop?

Bremerton Investors are you using a local real estate broker? Did you purchase your flip using your sister that works in the South King County area?  Price was right.  But did you get the right type of information regarding the resale value after the flip?  Is your Flip still available after 14 months?  Yes, 14 months!  Did you buy the wrong house to flip and now you are in trouble?  Does your broker know what areas people will buy in quickly in Bremerton? There are still several … [Read More...]

Bremerton Sold Properties by Month May 2014

Bremerton Real Estate | Bremerton Housing Market Report May 2014

Bremerton is still a Seller's Market with just under 4 months of active inventory Inventory is still low and Bremerton continues to be a  Seller’s* Market with just  4 months of inventory.  Below are some market statistics for the Bremerton area for the month of May 2014. These homes all have Bremerton listed as their city in their physical address. During the month of May  2014  167 new listings became active in the NWMLS data base, which was 2 homes more than May 2013 and 8 more than in … [Read More...]

Bremerton Waterfront Homes

Bremerton Waterfront Homes | Stop Dreaming

Bremerton Real Estate: Bremerton Area Waterfront Listings Sinclair Inlet,  Phinney Bay,  Oyster Bay,  Ostrich Bay,  Chico Bay,  Dyes Inlet The City of Bremerton is bordered by over 14 miles of saltwater beaches and the  unincorporated areas of Bremerton boasts even more waterfront property.  You  would be surprised how many homes are located on the gorgeous West Sound  Beaches and just how affordable they are.  There is low bank sandy beaches just steps  from some of the most affordable … [Read More...]

Bremerton New Construction

Bremerton New Construction | Buying a New Home in Bremerton

New Construction!  Brand New Homes! Do you know how different it is to buy a new home than to purchase a resale home?  Do you know what is standard and what is an upgrade or extra?  Is the builder offering any incentives?  What are the builder incentives? You as a buyer NEED to be represented.  Would you like to work with the builder's agent or would you rather have your own agent that is going to look out for just you? For 10 years I was an agent that would "sit a plat" for a builder.  I … [Read More...]