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We are excited to welcome James Nelson to The Cascade Team!

James is coming to us from a well diverse background! He has military experience and is currently working at theMLSonline.com as a broker. James is experienced in commercial multifamily real estate, and will be working out of the Issaquah branch.  As well as working in real estate, he is also a school bus driver. We are excited to welcome James to the team and feel that he will be a great addition!

Cell phone: 253-653-1181

Email: Jamesn@thecascadeteam.com

James will be working out of the Issaquah office.

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Cascade Team Real Estate agents are proactive in serving their customers, studying the market and touring homes, so they can provide the most

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We are very excited to welcome Angelica to Point Escrow!

About Angelica: I grew up here in the Pacific Northwest, mainly farther south, closer towards Tacoma. I moved up here to the Bellevue area about 5 years ago. I am currently going to school at Bellevue College to get my AA in Business Management and also taking accounting classes on the side. On my free time I like to read, or watch Sounder’s games with my husband. What made me interested in real estate, is because my husband works for a real estate company in Bellevue, and we also have a dream to one day have our own real estate company. Our dream that we have together is what motivated me to go back to school. I am a hard working individual with over 5 years of customer service experience.

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Read this wonderful letter Matt received today about Project Crayon Drive!

Dear Matt:

Thank you so much for collecting crayons for the patients at Children's Hospital; I did not know that such a program existed. I am very happy to help the cause with eight boxes of 64 Crayons, because being able to color with crayons helped me greatly when I was a patient at Children's in 1962.

When I was six years old, my appendix ruptured at home and I was rushed to Children's where I had emergency surgery (twice). I was very sick and not expected to live. In fact, our parish priest came to the hospital to administer Last Rites. Obviously, I didn't die, but I spent three long weeks at Children's getting well enough to go home. After staring at the celling

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Congratulations to the North Bend Office!

It is our pleasure to announce that The Cascade Team's North Bend office just received the 2015 Best of North Bend Award!

The Cascade Team Real Estate has been selected for the 2015 Best of North Bend Award in the Real Estate Agency category by the North Bend Award Program.
Each year, the North Bend Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the North Bend area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were

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KIRKLAND, Washington (April 6, 2015) – Buyer anxiety is rising as the pace of home sales is faster than brokers are able to replenish inventory, according to members of Northwest Multiple Listing Service. Figures just released for March show 11,408 pending sales during the month while only 10,505 sellers listed their homes for sale during the same period.

"The frenzy market has returned and is in full bloom in King and Snohomish counties. Listings are selling as soon as they come on the market for sale," said J. Lennox Scott, chairman and CEO of John L. Scott Real Estate.

The multiple offer market has become commonplace on well-priced new listings, observed John Deely, principal managing broker at Coldwell Banker Bain. However, he cautioned,

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The outdoor kitchen and two-story foyers are starting to lose favor among new home shoppers, while energy efficiency and bigger closets are gaining in popularity, according to a new survey from the National Association of Home Builders. NAHB asked builders to rank home features from 1 to 5 on how likely they were to include them this year in single-family homes they build this year.

An increased interest in energy efficiency is decreasing interest in two-story foyers and rooms, Rose Quint, NAHB’s assistant vice president for survey research, told MarketWatch. "Consumers consider those spaces to be energy inefficient," she says.

Here are some of the least likely features that builders say they will include in new homes this year:

  1. Outdoor
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Is 2015 the year to buy a home? That's the big question as we head into the spring homebuying season, and unfortunately, there's no easy answer.

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For years, analysts have been saying that interest rates are headed up -- that there is, in fact, nowhere for them to go but up. But they've instead held low for much longer than expected -- and will likely continue to hold for some time, says Greg McBride, CFA, Bankrate's chief financial analyst.

"Mortgage rates are currently below 4 percent, and as long as there is enough uncertainty regarding the global economy to keep the Fed from raising short-term interest rates, we're going to see mortgage rates remain very low," McBride says. "But even when that uncertainty dissipates and the Fed does raise

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Open House Sunday April 12th 2015 12-3 P.M.

15338 S 180th Ave Goodyear AZ 85338

Lovely one level home with open, split floor plan and great room concept.  3 Bedrooms plus den, tile in all the right places with two-tone paint and 10 foot ceilings. Sizable formal dining is perfect for entertaining. The well appointed kitchen features a large Island with granite counter tops, pendant lights, pantry, stainless appliances, gas range, GE Profile stainless french door refrigerator is included. 

The open house is scheduled between 12 and 3 PM. You don't want to miss out on this like new home offered for $269.900! 

You can see the full listing link below 

15338 S 180th Ave Listing Link

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Right now in April of 2015 61% of The Cascade Team's Homes listed for sale are selling in the first 3 days AND 47% are receiving multiple offers!

The Cascade Team “Push/Pull” Technology is designed to not only “Push” your homes information out to the public and other agents BUT to also “Pull” potential buyers and multiple offers back in!

From Syndication, Text, Website lead capture, and Automated Feedback system we capture the contact information for every buyer and agent who looks at your home…. Then we can notify them of offers or Open Houses to help generate maximum interest and multiple offers!

Learn more about "Push-Pull" Technology and everything The Cascade Does to our market the competition when it comes to selling your home HERE!

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It is our pleasure to announce that The Cascade Team has won the Best of Trulia Award!

The Cascade Team was just honored with the 2014 Best of Trulia Top Agent Award.  This award is given to top agent around the country.  Winners of the award represent the highest-ranked, most successful agents on Trulia based on client reviews, ratings, and 2014 sales.

Congratulations to all of our agents at The Cascade Team!

Our Local Real Estate Team

Cascade Team Real Estate agents are proactive in serving their customers, studying the market and touring homes, so they can provide the most accurate housing market data for their you their client. This helps you better understand the competitive environment, pricing strategies and provides an edge in

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