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Tips for being a great tenant in Seattle

As a follow up of our last monthly blog post Tips for being a great landlord in Seattle here is the opposite end of the spectrum 🙂 Every Seattle landlord wishes for high-quality renters. Hence, they take every prospective applicant through thorough tenant screening...

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Tips to Keep Your Home Safe

“There’s no place like home. There’s no place like home.” Dorothy’s infamous refrain from The Wizard of Oz rings true in the hearts of many a homeowner, both in Kansas and far from it. These four walls hold family and memories, heirlooms and heritage, both priceless...

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Renting to Tenants with Pets

A large percentage of Seattle area tenants come with some kind of a pet.  Most pets (and responsible pet owners) are not a problem in rental properties.  However, if you're a landlord in the Seattle area, you more than likely are somewhat apprehensive when it comes to...

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Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Rental Property

The month of May is synonymous with the beginning of spring. It's the ideal time for both landlords and tenants to inspectthe general condition of the rental property. Many landlords would rather call for professional help to ensure that their property is thoroughly...

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How to Screen Tenants

Most Seattle landlords have a pretty good picture of the ideal tenant. It is someone who pays their rent when they are supposed to, treats the property as if it were their own, and isn’t a disruption to the neighbors. While there is no guarantee that every tenant...

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Top 8 Reasons You Should Move to Seattle

Ranked fourth for growth among the fifty biggest U.S cities by U.S Census, the Emerald city is undoubtedly the crown jewel of the Pacific Northwest. It is cuddled up between the Cascade and Olympic Mountain ranges, along the shores of Lake Washington and Puget Sound....

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