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Congratulations to my clients on their beautiful remodel in Downtown Issaquah!  

The Issaquah real estate market is heating up again now that the snow has finally subsided.  Congratulations to my sellers on getting this gorgeous home in downtown Issaquah under contract. When wanting top dollar for your home quality craftsmanship really matters. Although this home is on the smaller side, the quality materials and attention to detail is what made the difference in getting this home sold quickly.  Are you looking to buy or sell in Issaquah?  If so, reach out to me - I am here to help - Call me directly or send me a text message 425.829.1029




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Could There Be Fraud Happening in the ARCH Program at Issaquah Highlands? 

I have sold numerous ARCH homes in the Issaquah Highlands and it seems like some homeowners are breaking the rules in order to rent out their units. This program is specially meant for those that cannot afford housing in the area and now appears that some homeowners are abusing the program. When purchasing an ARCH home owners must agree to particular rules and regulations. In addition to signing paperwork you must show information like W2's, tax returns, etc to make sure you qualify. It specifically states that this must be your primary residence and that no rentals are allowed.  The rules are quite strict and even had a particular situation where I was selling a unit last

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Better than new construction in the Heart of Downtown Issaquah

 If you are looking for a full renovated home in Issaquah then look no further! This home has brand new plumbing, electrical, HVAC, AC, roof, gutters, and much more.  Chef's dream kitchen features quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, nook, and custom cabinets with shiplap backsplash. Family room boasts a wall of windows, gas fireplace, and shiplap feature wall. The tranquil master suite features a private deck, large walk in closet, master bath with customs shower, quartz counters and double sinks. This home really has it all and the quality can't be beat! MLS#1410553

For more information contact me at 425-829-1029.








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Wondering How Inventory Levels will Impact Seattle Eastside Housing Prices? 

I know many people are curious what is happening with Seattle Eastside housing inventory levels and what happens if they continue to increase. Here is a short video on what has been happening in the just the last two weeks. I suspect we will see this continue to rise as we move towards spring. 


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Seattle Housing Market StatsWondering what the Seattle real estate trends are in your area? 

Many people have been asking the question about what will happen this year with our Seattle housing market. Here is a look at what we predict will happen as we move through 2019. As you can see from the graphs below if you are interested in selling I would encourage selling sooner than later.  I am recommending this to my clients at this time because we are seeing a slight Sellers market for these first couple of months but moving to a balanced market early spring. Once late spring hits we are looking at a serious shift in to a buyer's market starting in May where we will see a flood of inventory, price drops and closed sales under actual list price. That said, if you thinking about

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Looking for a new home in Carnation that doesn't break the bank? Check out my new listing! 

Listed at 495,000 - 4 bedrooms, 2.25 baths and 1540 square feet 

Come and fall in love with this charming 4 bedroom home situated on a large lot on a quiet street in Carnation. You will love the feeling of country but blocks away from trails, parks and all the fun shops/restaurants of downtown. This home features a spacious living room with wood insert fireplace which leads to your light and bright kitchen with plenty of cabinets and counters space. Upstairs you will find 3 more bedrooms, full bath plus master suite with built in bookcase and bath attached. Outside find plenty of room for gardens, climbing trees and enjoying the serenity of nature. Fully

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17626 161st Ave SE, Renton, Washington

$549,000 - 4 Beds - 3¼ Baths - 2,260 Sqft  

Beautifully remodeled 4 bed home features vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors and tons of windows. New carpet, paint, solid white doors, and tons of storage adds to the beauty of this home. Spacious family room with marble fireplace opens to your chef's dream kitchen with quartz counters, high end stainless steel appliances and plenty of cabinets. Tranquil master suite and fully remodeled bath with quartz counters, tile shower & large closets. Two more bedrooms plus fully updated full bath round out the upper level. Downstairs features large rec room with bathroom and laundry. 2nd master suite features large closets and another bath

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1796 10th Ave NE #1221, Issaquah, Washington

$569,990 - 2 Beds - 2½ Baths - 1,350 Sqft

Stylish townhouse in the heart of the Issaquah Highlands. Freshly painted interior, refinished hardwood floors and brand new carpet makes this perfect place to call home. Great room concept with double sided gas fireplace which leads to your chef's kitchen with stainless steel appliances. Master bedroom has a large private bathroom with a shower, soaking tub and a walk-in closet. Other features include a second bedroom with a full bath, attached two car garage and laundry room. Pre-wired for speakers, wired for internet and phone, plus built in closet systems. Walking distance to restaurants, movie theater & shops. Free 1 year home warranty! 

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Issaquah Highlands: Name Your Selling Price And We'll Bring The Buyers!


2017 was a record year for The Issaquah Highlands. Some sections of the housing market increased by nearly 30% with the overall price for a home increasing just under 18% for the year. Take a look at an in-depth review of The Issaquah Highlands market from the number 1 listing brokerage in the Issaquah Highlands and see where the housing market has grown, the highest priced SOLD home, the home that went the MOST over asking price, and also get an idea of what to expect in 2018.

See Full Issaquah Highlands Housing Market Update HERE

With record low inventory literally causing a Housing Shortage Crisis We have many buyers out there looking and with a lack of inventory,

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This home was listed last month for 995,000 and closed yesterday for 1,155,000.  This is the highest price per square foot in the South Cove area and goes to show what hard work, great staging, and a great marketing campaign can do for you - Super exited for my clients! 

If you are interested in learning more about your home value please reach out as I am always happy to help - even if you are just curious.  Remember we always offer full service and list for a 1 percent listing fee (plus the buyer's agent commission).

Leanna Young

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