Windermere Shred Day 2018!

We have the date for the 2018 Annual Windermere Shred Day in hand! Set aside a couple hours on May 19, 2018 from 11-2 to get your shred on down at the Windermere office at 2900 W Broadway.  This year we will have 1 truck available with a 5 box limit.  Bring a canned or box food donation for the local food bank and we can continue paying it forward. 

Funny story about last years event is that we ran out of truck space in the first 2 hours!  So it’s best to show up early so that we don’t have a full truck.  It will be a drop and go service on the day of the event.

Posted on April 20, 2018 at 5:40 pm
Heather Adkinson | Category: Community, Great things about this little town, Things to do | Tagged , ,

How to Price Your Home

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    When you put your home up for sale, one of the best ways to determine the asking price is to look at comparable sales. There’s rarely a perfect apples-to-apples comparison, so a pricing decision often relies on comparisons to several recent sales in the area. Here are five criteria to look for in a sales comparison.

    1. Location: Homes in the same neighborhood typically follow the same market trends. Comparing your home to another in the same neighborhood is a good start, but comparing it to homes on the same street or block is even better.
    2. Date of sale: It varies by location, but housing markets can see a ton of fluctuation in a short time period. It‘s best to use the most recent sales data available.
    3. Home build: Look for homes with similar architectural styles, numbers of bathrooms and bedrooms, square footage, and other basics.
    4. Features and upgrades: Remodeled bathrooms and kitchens can raise a home’s price, and so can less flashy upgrades like a new roof or HVAC system. Be sure to look for similar bells and whistles.
    5. Sale types: Homes that are sold as short sales or foreclosures are often in distress or sold at a lower price than they’d receive from a more typical sale. These homes are not as useful for comparisons.
Posted on March 22, 2018 at 7:05 pm
Heather Adkinson | Category: Community, Moses Lake Relocation | Tagged , ,

Moses Lake Brews & Tunes

Don’t forget to come down and support your downtown with the new (hopefully annual) event of Moses Lake Brews and Tunes Saturday February 24th all throughout the downtown stores.  You will find a breweries and live music in 9 different storefronts.

Musicians attending will be: 

Thief of Hearts (Band)
Rylei Franks
Ty Huck
Jeffrey Ames
Memory Lane (Band)
Free Beer Nuts (Band)
Nick & Nathan Fisher
Brian Bridges
Michelle Payne
LJ Polmateer

and equally as important the Brewery’s that will be pouring will be:

Ten Pin Brewing Co.
Doghaus Brewery
Wenatchee Valley Brewing Company
Rocky Coulee Brewing Company
St. Brigid’s Brewery
Badger Mountain Brewing
Bale Breaker Brewing Co.
No-Li Brewhouse
Silver City Brewing

We are looking forward to attending and helping run the registration desk.  Can’t wait to see you there, come say hi!  And if you don’t want to drink just come for the music, that part will be free!

Tickets can be purchased on site or at the following locations:

Artgarden Pottery
Directors Mortgage
Simple Balances

Posted on February 23, 2018 at 9:14 pm
Heather Adkinson | Category: Community, Great things about this little town, Things to do

Modern Architecture in Moses Lake

I don’t know about you but the one thing that I wish Moses Lake had more of is Modern Architecture. There is something about the clean lines that speaks to my OCD. Looking through these articles and seeing all these beautiful homes make me wish we had a builder in town who did more modern homes. Are you a fan of clean lines or would you rather stick with the craftsman style?

Posted on January 3, 2018 at 4:47 pm
Windermere K-2 Realty, LLC | Category: Community, Home, Moses Lake Relocation | Tagged , ,

Why Community Involvement from your Agent Should Matter to You

Free Masks During Fire Season

Kandi Bersanti winning 2016 Community Involvement Award

This is a topic that is close to my heart. The more involved I get in the Moses Lake Community the more I see, especially this community, how much we need people to get involved. We want to have a community that everyone wants to belong to, we want to feel that what we do matters to this community. With Windermere’s emphasis on community and core values we are able and expected to be out in the community making it a better place to live for you. Every time you use a Windermere agent you are saying that community matters and that businesses that contribute are important to you. Here we are as a company making a living off of those that live in our community and those who choose us, there should be a level of expectation from you that the business will in turn contribute in a positive manner to the place that you live. Look at those you do business with in the community and pay attention to those that you see out doing good and understand and see where their companies heart truly lies. What are they doing to help make this place better?

This year we were able to contribute thanks to you to:

Grant County Homeless Task Force

Moses Lake Canine Program

Moses Lake Museum and Art

Community Family Services

Grant County 4-H & FFA Sale

Boys & Girls Club

Moses Lake Booster Club

Community Services of Moses Lake

Columbia Basin Allied Arts

Big Bend Intervention Fund Donation

Windermere Shred Day

This list is not inclusive of all the committees we are involved with and individual donations we all make as agents.  We at Windermere THANK YOU for allowing us to do what we do.

2017 Donation Tree to Habitat for Humanity

Posted on December 12, 2017 at 10:06 pm
Heather Adkinson | Category: Community, Great things about this little town, Uncategorized | Tagged ,