Buying a home is an exciting experience, but it can feel a bit overwhelming if you don’t have the right information. Check out these helpful resources about the home buying process. When you’re ready, give Jeremy Mellick a call at 206-260-1260 to tour available homes in the King County and Maple Valley areas.

Buying a New Home? Make Your Move Easier With These 3 Purging Tips

Buying a New Home? Make Your Move Easier With These 3 Purging Tips

Are you thinking about buying a new house or apartment? While the prospect of a new home is undoubtedly exciting, you may be dreading the thought at having to pack everything up and move. In today’s blog post we will explore three tips for purging old, unwanted, or forgotten items before making a move into … Continued

Make 2018 the Year You Escape the ‘Rental Trap’

Make 2018 the Year You Escape the 'Rental Trap'

Are you growing tired of paying rent each month and not building your net worth? Being stuck in the ‘rental trap’ isn’t much fun, but if you are determined, you can break out. Let’s explore some of the steps that you can take to make 2018 the year that you become a homeowner.   Rent … Continued

Buying an Older Home? 3 Key Flaws That Could Spell Trouble

Buying an Older Home? 3 Key Flaws That Could Spell Trouble

Are you a fan of homes with a bit more character than newer, modern designs? Whether in pristine condition or more of a “fixer upper,” buying an older home is incredibly popular in cities across the country. However, there are some key factors to consider if you’re thinking about buying a home built decades ago … Continued

How Much Is the Right Amount to Commit to Your Down Payment?

How Much Is the Right Amount to Commit to Your Down Payment?

Are you thinking about buying a new house or apartment? If you are going to take out mortgage financing, one consideration you will have is your down payment, which is the amount you pay up front in cash to cover some of the purchase cost. Let’s consider a few points that will help you to … Continued

Yes, You Should Take the Plunge and Buy a New Home in 2017

Yes, You Should Take the Plunge and Buy a New Home in 2017

Are you thinking about buying a house, apartment or condo? In many markets across the country, there’s never been a better time than now to become a homeowner. In this post, we’ll share a few reasons why the conditions are right to jump into the market and buy a new home in 2017.   Interest … Continued

Go Big or Go Home: 3 Reasons Why Your First Home Should Be Spacious

Go Big or Go Home: 3 Reasons Why Your First Home Should Be Spacious

Buying your first home? One of the key considerations you’ll need to make is just how much ‘house’ you want to buy. While going minimal might seem like a good idea to save on costs, having a smaller living space can end up cramping your lifestyle in many ways. Let’s look at three great reasons … Continued

Tired of Renting? 5 Reasons Why Young People Prefer Owning a Home

Tired of Renting? 5 Reasons Why Young People Prefer Owning a Home

At some point in their lives, every renter thinks about home ownership and whether it’s worth it. Let’s explore the top 5 reasons why young individuals prefer the idea of owning a home over renting.   It’s All About Control It’s unlikely to come as a surprise that having control over their living space is … Continued