Category: NWMLS

5 Things Buyers Should Know About Seller Disclosure Statements

What is a Seller Disclosure Statement? Seller Disclosure Statements (often called Form 17 in the State of Washington) are the buyer’s opportunity to learn as much as they can about the property and the seller’s experience in it. Potential seller disclosures range from knowledge of leaky roofs to work done without the benefit of a …

NWMLS reports sales down slightly but pending transactions WAY up!

Northwest Multiple Listing Service (NWMLS) today reported a 43 percent increase in pending sales of single family homes and condominiums during May compared to the same month a year ago. However there were about 5 percent fewer year-to-date transactions than in 2010. Why the wide discrepancy? During the first five months of 2010 sales were …