Here's a market update for June activity – records set. The trend we've been seeing continues – extremely low inventory and increasing prices. What's that mean? Sell now! It's an extremely strong seller's market. Does that mean wait to buy? Absolutely not. Prices keep going up, and with interest at such lows (and a potential rise in the near future), your buying power is stronger now than it will likely be in the future…
Relaxing near the river on the back deck = backyard bliss!
We give where we live
Check out this really cool DIY bench! Uses about $35 worth of materials and is reminiscent of Williams-Sonoma outdoor furniture that costs thousands!
Nest, the smart themostat company, has updated their product line and control app. Here's a summary of the updates:
Don't have AC in your house? Local home improvement store sold out of AC units?! Here are some tips to try to keep your home temps a little lower during the hot weather!
There are THREE locations with outdoor movies this summer on the Eastside!!
This year's Bellevue Movies in the Park is being held in hidden Valley Park while the Downtown Park is getting some improvements! The movies, all G or PG rated and FREE, begin at dusk (about 9pm) every Tuesday from July 7 through August 25. This series has a different charity each week, and will have the charity as well as suggested donation items listed on the bellevue.com website. http://www.bellevue.com/outdoor-movies.php
The second location is the Crossroads Movies in the Park. Family fun and activities start at 7:30pm each THURSDAY in AUGUST. The schedule can be found here: http://bellevuewa.gov/outdoor-movies.htm#schedule-crossroads
The third location is the Kirkland Outdoor Movie Night at Carillon Point. There is a recommended donation of $5.00 per person, and all proceeds go to Hopelink, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting self-sufficiency to all members of the community. Basic concession items will also be sold at the venue, all benefiting Hopelink. http://carillon-point.com/about/events