Geordie Romer's blog
Despite the so called "death of print media" we still subscribe to a number of magazines in our household. I enjoy Fortune magazine and one of the regular columns they have is called "My Metrics". Each issue, some analyst or economist shares a hidden secret about some number that they use to determine how the economy is doing or how a specific business is doing.
I thought I'd share with you a metric that I think is key to understanding the health of the Leavenworth real estate market.
It really boils down to this...
Did 10 homes sell last month?
Everybody is talking about the Christmas movie being filmed in Leavenworth and here is your chance to take part. The movie is called "Ira Finkelstein's Christmas Vacation" and it is the story of a Jewish kid who loves Christmas.
We have been hearing about clients avoiding condos because they are "impossible" to finance. At least one local agent has been spreading around this rumor. To help us learn more about financing condos, we asked Darel Ansley of Peoples Bank in Wenatchee to set the record straight.
Darel, there are rumors going around Leavenworth that it’s impossible to get financing for a condominium… is this true?
I recently discovered a few new neighborhood blogs and thought it would be good to list all the different places online that folks can get information about neighborhoods around Leavenworth and Lake Wenatchee that they might be interested in buying in.
Please let us know if your neighborhood has a blog or newsletter we should add.
The Department of Commerce and the Washington State Department of Transportation recently announced plans to make the Stevens Pass Greenway the first electric vehicle-friendly National Scenic Byway route. With Federal Recovery Act funding through the State Energy Program, the state will install two to three electric vehicle (EV) fast charging stations along U.S. Highway 2.