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January 19, 2017
Real Estate on Bainbridge Island | Jen Pells Realtor

Bainbridge Real Estate 2016 In Review

A Promising Start to the New Year Familiar Themes With regard to the Bainbridge Island real estate market and its year-end numbers, the similarities between 2016 and 2015 are striking. In both years, the market struggled with a lack of inventory and strong demand, while the market trends (that actually […]
December 13, 2016
Bainbridge Island Musical Firetruck 2016

Bainbridge Island Musical Firetruck 2016

Yes, you heard it.  That was indeed the musical firetruck.  The iconic tour around the island is already underway.  Wasn’t it just Halloween?  I am never ready for Christmas, but I must say the snow day we had last week did really nudge me into the holiday spirit. I love […]
December 2, 2016
Winslow Holiday Tree

Bainbridge & Kitsap Christmas Tree Farms | 2016

My Christmas tree is NOT up. Not even close.  Is yours?  Thanksgiving is officially over and the winter holiday season is underway. I am NEVER ready. But, ready or not, this weekend and next islanders will be out in force hunting down Christmas trees.  Next week there are snowflakes in the forecast, […]
October 28, 2016
North Town Woods Neighborhood on Bainbridge Island - Jen Pells Bainbridge Agent

Bainbridge Real Estate 2016 3rd Quarter Review

Just the Facts It’s election season, which means we hear assertions from candidates that sometimes warrant a bit of fact-checking. The same rules apply to real estate. At Windermere Bainbridge, we’ve heard a lot of mis-perceptions and embellishments about the state of our local market. “The bubble is bursting!” “Prices […]
August 18, 2016
Bainbridge Island Summer Real Estate Market Jen Pells Realtor

Bainbridge Real Estate 2016 2nd Quarter Review

Memories of Years Past A History Lesson The one constant in our real estate market is change. Ten years ago (yes, it has been 10 years!), we were in a very competitive market. Inventory was tight and prices were going through the proverbial roof, setting new highs. Then, in September […]
July 31, 2016

The Gardner Report | Western Washington | 2nd Qrt 2016

The following analysis of the Western Washington real estate market is provided by Windermere Real Estate Chief Economist Matthew Gardner. We hope that this information may assist you with making better-informed real estate decisions. For further information about the housing market in your area, please don’t hesitate to contact me. […]
May 17, 2016
Matthew Gardner Windermere

The Gardner Report 5.16.16

What’s Ahead for the Summer Real Estate Market? The housing market is performing remarkably well, with the exception of incredibly low inventory levels in many areas throughout the country. Why is this happening? Windermere’s Chief Economist, Matthew Gardner, explains why and offers his predictions for what we can expect in […]
April 23, 2016
Winslow Walkway on Bainbridge Island Waterfront

Bainbridge Real Estate 2016 1st Quarter Review

An Inventory Driven Market   The Same Old Tune Even as the birds of springtime sing their new songs of the season, I must hit repeat as I report – once again – on our local market’s low inventory. A lack of available homes continues to dictate what’s happening in […]