Monthly Archives: April 2011

High Point homes flying off the shelves, errr, market

As High Point’s only resident buyer’s agent I wanted to give a quick update – Spring is here, wow is it! There are so few resales on the market right now, and Polygon is selling it’s new homes right and … Continue reading

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4-Star Built Green townhome for sale in West Seattle

A fabulous 4-star Built Green townhome is for sale in High Point (West Seattle). In this video I do a quick walk-thru tour. I live in High Point and am the only resident buyer’s agent in the community. If you’re … Continue reading

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I will be appearing on “Healthy Homecast” internet podcast tonight at 7 PM

Tonight is my night to record a podcast with Darryl Whelan, the owner of Healthy Painting, LLC. He has started a podcast called Healthy Homecast and is bringing in some great community speakers to educate listeners about how to create … Continue reading

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It’s Earth Week – focus on “Green Living: Low-Impact Home”

It’s a big week in the United States as we celebrate the 40th birthday of the Earth Day Movement. I appreciate that mainstream information sources like Realty Times are also providing information about green homes and living in a way … Continue reading

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What a non-functioning bioswale looks like (VIDEO)

After an overnight rain in Seattle, you have an opportunity to see what a bioswale that was not built correctly looks like it and how it fails to fulfill its purpose. This is located in the High Point community of … Continue reading

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Flashback! Returning to the first home I owned, still love those green upgrades (VIDEO)

I sold this home in 2007 – my husband and I bought it in 2001. We made some changes, and had a lot more to do. We decided to sell it and move to a environmentally-certified townhome instead since we … Continue reading

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SOLD! A Built Green Certified townhome in High Point, and how I love those little square windows (VIDEO)

I am welcoming a new neighbor to High Point soon; one of my real estate clients is purchasing a townhome a couple of blocks from where I live in the Built Green Certified Community of High Point located in West … Continue reading

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Asthma sufferers should look for homes that are Indoor airPLUS certified

Did you know 19% of all US households have at least one member suffering from asthma? Indoor air quality is paramount to their health, not to mention the reduced out-of-pocket costs or Emergency Room visits also helps the whole family (1,800,000 ER visits … Continue reading

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How to sell your home now in a strong buyers’ market

There are probably a million “how to sell your home now” tip lists out there. But this one in today’s Realty Times has some good reminders for our modern times, specifying that “curb appeal” also means on the web. In … Continue reading

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Green Living: Telecommuting and Smart Growth Neighborhoods

I for one and am all for this. I moved to a community that is very walkable but it does not have a high WalkScore because it is a little too far away from the bulk of services a person … Continue reading

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