5 Ways to Capitalize on Land in Olympia

Land investment offers several avenues to enhance your real estate portfolio. Raw land deals necessarily include becoming intimately familiar with Olympia zoning for residential, multifamily, commercial, or agricultural, or even for the land’s natural resources. Other aspects of land use are for the public, such as schools and parks, open spaces, and even the right … Continued

4 Tips to Win a Bidding War When Buying a House in Olympia

The competition is fierce when making an offer and buying a property in today’s Olympia real estate market. But, unfortunately, when a bidding war begins, emotions can get the best of the most experienced investor. So it is crucial to consider the genuine possibility of a bidding war, preparing yourself in advance to avoid costly … Continued

5 Things You Should Know About Olympia FSBO Property Listings

FSBO property listings are one option for homeowners in Olympia. “Let’s sell it ourselves and save all of those real estate agent commission fees for ourselves!” Sounds great, right? When it comes to FSBO listings for sale by owner, going it alone isn’t always the right move. The process of selling a home is much … Continued

What Olympia Home Sellers Should Do After a Poor Property Inspection

The inspection contingency in your sales contract is an inescapable reality with a traditional real estate transaction. Many Olympia home sellers fear the unknown of what lies behind their walls or under the floor. The best practice for home sellers is to have a pre-inspection before getting an offer. However, we will now explore what … Continued

5 Things to Know About Buying Distressed Properties in Olympia

Distressed properties aren’t always bargains. There is, however, the potential to discover a great deal among them. Typically, a property becomes distressed because the owner faces financial devastation, and there is no other recourse than to sell. Of course, if a home has fallen into a state of serious disrepair, this too is a distressed … Continued

How to Sell Your Olympia House in a Hot Market

It’s no secret that it is a hot market right now in the real estate world. Low housing inventory and high demand should mean that your home would sell quickly. Homeowners are often left to wonder why their house just is not selling or even getting any showings when the Olympia real estate market is … Continued

5 Repairs to Overlook When Buying Investment Property in Olympia

Which repairs are deal-breakers and which have acted as placeholders for a wise investor like you to come along? Buyers want homes ready to move into and often lack the time, patience, or imagination to consider less than perfect houses. Homes with less curb appeal typically tend to sit longer on the market. The best … Continued