Of water, wells and San Juan real estate | Guest Column

  • Dec 11, 2014 at 1:07PM

When you first consider purchasing an unimproved parcel of land you should condition your purchase upon a satisfactory water source. Due to the risk of closing before the water source is determined, the days of clients purchasing land without the source are long gone.


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Holiday shopping made more convenient in Friday Harbor

  • Nov 28, 2014 at 8:00AM

More than a half-dozen Friday Harbor businesses will be extending their hours into the night.

Buyers hold sway, but gains in real estate recovery emerge | As I See It

  • Nov 24, 2014 at 1:06PM

In this buyer’s market it is all about pricing, and listings that are priced properly sell in a timely manner. If sellers desire action around their listing, they should price their property to sell based on the level of recovery in our market and amount of inventory that is direct competition.

First Impressions: effective 'staging' can help separate your property from the pack | Guest Column

  • Nov 14, 2014 at 6:43PM

Often referred to as a “mainland thing,” staging is now being embraced by savvy island sellers with surprising results. Big or small, vacant or occupied, every home benefits from staging.

Successful first season at 'A Place to Play'

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 12:47PM

A Place to Play, located at 55 Spring Street, opened its doors Memorial Day Weekend. In children’s museum style, it functions as an indoor playing space for children, where imagination and creation are at the forefront of fun.

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