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Leavenworth Washington Real Estate Blog. News and Market Analysis for the Leavenworth, Lake Wenatchee and Fish Lake by Geordie Romer of Windermere Real Estate in Leavenworth.
Renting out your vacation home as a short term rental has long been a popular idea in the Leavenworth and Lake Wenatchee area. Both the city of Leavenworth and Chelan County have rules regulating vacation rentals and airbnbs so I decided it makes a lot of sense to spell out the differences for lo...
A big snow in January caused a delay in listings but buyer demand continues to cause home prices to soar in Leavenworth.    The average sale price in Leavenworth in Q1 was... $935,000! See all the details in our latest post:
 Leavenworth home prices continued their meteoric rise throughout 2021.  The average single family home in Leavenworth sold for $819,000 in 2021 which is up 13% from $722,000. The median sales price in 2021 for Leavenworth is up to $705,000 from $620,000.Demand remained very high and supply was e...
When I first started a real estate blog in 2005, I didn't know how long I could keep it up or even all of the possibilities ahead of me.I started on Blogger with a Blogspot address and after a few years I moved to Wordpress.Over time it made more sense to combine my IDX website and my blog, so I ...
I have been featured a few times recently on different real estate and home and garden websites and wanted to share those links here.  Thanks to the bloggers and journalists who are willing to feature content from real estate experts like myself and others here on Active Rain. Home staging tips f...
With summer temps in the 90s and even as hot as 120 degrees this summer, more and more home buyers are considering purchasing a condo in Wenatchee with a pool.  There are a number of public pools in the Wenatchee Valley, but many condo associations do have neighborhood swimming pools for the excl...
Looking for a 55 and older community in Wenatchee? Curious about how 55 and older communities work and who is allowed to live there? I've got all the details covered in my recent article over on our Wenatchee condo blog. What is a 55 and older community? For those who are wondering, there are two...
 What does it take to win a bidding war in Leavenworth's very competitive housing market?  I looked at the sales and listing data for 2021 YTD and found that 36% of homes are selling for above asking price in 2021. These homes sold for 6% more than the list price, on average, which is $38,000. Yo...
Bidding wars are more and more common in 2021 and the Wenatchee Valley is no different. The average single family home in the Wenatchee metro area is selling for 2% higher than the list price in the first part of the year. What about the condominium market? In our latest blog post we answer the q...
Are you watching the housing market and wondering when there will be new Wenatchee condos for sale? Inventory is at an all time low and right now (mid April 2021) there are actually ZERO condominiums on the market in either Wenatchee or East Wenatchee. Are you worried that you might miss an oppor...

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Leavenworth Washington Real Estate Blog. News and Market Analysis for the Leavenworth, Lake Wenatchee and Fish Lake by Geordie Romer of Windermere Real Estate.