Are you ready for homeownership? Are weighing the options of buying in 2023 or waiting to time the market? Here’s what Windermere’s Chief Economist Matthew Gardner says.
New home listings, market updates and tips for buying and selling your home
What is it like to live at 302 N Stadium Way Condo in Tacoma?
302 N Stadium Way is wedged between Stadium High School and the Annie Wright Schools. You have incredible views of Commencement Bay, Mt. Rainier plus the Port of Tacoma. The interior design of the condo is just as impressive as the views. Take a peek at one of the most luxurious condo’s in Tacoma!
Race & Homeownership In Tacoma
A recent publication from the Office of Lieutenant Governor Denny Heck, “The Racial Wealth Gap Is The Housing Gap” highlights the two key factors of how the housing gap is directly correlated with the racial gap in America. Furthermore, the implications on the economy as the racial wealth gap continues to grow.
Community Dinner Kits
Each year we raise money to gift members of our community a delicious dinner with all the fixings included! Last year, we served 85 families as a group and our goal this year is to serve up to 150 families and raise money for as many families as we can in the Tacoma area.
Student Loans, Race & Homeownership
The outcome from disproportionate student loan debt is a topic that needs to be highlighted as well. Black home buyers carry the most student loan debt which leads to a disadvantage when saving for a downpayment. With less money for a downpayment, the median home price for a Black home buyer is 12% less than the median home price of a White home buyer, which ultimately leads to a disadvantaged opportunity for long-term wealth gains.
4th of July in Tacoma, WA 2021
4th of July is here! If you are late to the party (like I frequently am), don’t fret! Here are several activities you can participate in throughout the day to take full advantage of the day.
Tacoma’s Pride Festival 2021
Pride Month is here in Tacoma! The Tacoma Pride Festival kicks off on July 10th with a Flag Raising and the fun continues with live music, drag shows, special guest speakers, films, block parties and more. The Tacoma Pride Festival honors and celebrates the LGBTQA community.
Rezoning Plans for Tacoma: What’s Happening Now?
The Home In Tacoma project, which is part of the Affordable Housing Action Strategy, has differing opinions amongst Tacomans. Some people think city council should approach the plan neighborhood by neighborhood, instead of a blanket approach. It appears that a hybrid model is the direction the city’s Planning Commission is leaning toward. This hybrid model will aim to balance the residents’ apprehension with the city’s need for more affordable housing options.
Building Affordable Housing In Tacoma
How do I build an Accessory Dwelling Unit on my property? Podcast host and Owner of Windermere Abode, Dave Jones sits down with lifetime Tacomian and Code Official at the City of Tacoma; Luke Shadduck to get all the details.
Update: Real Estate Restrictions + Covid Relief Bill
Find out the current COVID-19 real estate industry restrictions and guidelines announced on December 30, 2020.
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