Do You Know the Cost of Waiting?

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  • The “Cost of Waiting to Buy” is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices and interest rates were to increase over a period of time.
  • Freddie Mac predicts that interest rates will increase to 4.8% by this time next year, while home prices are predicted to appreciate by 4.9% according to CoreLogic.
  • Waiting until next year to buy could cost you thousands of dollars a year for the life of your mortgage.

The expansion of the NHL through the years [video]

NHL through the yearsA video depiction of the National Hockey League transforming from six teams to thirty-one teams #NHL100

Why every graduation plays the same song

It’s that time of year… Graduations. Here’s a cool video explaining why this one tune is played at almost all graduations.

Downtown Bellevue Condos Coming: Will Help With Low Inventory

Condo development has been slow in Bellevue over the past few years. It’s no wonder, with the risk taken by the developers.

New construction of condominiums almost always results in litigation (thanks to the Washington Condominium Act). To protect themselves, developers acquire special insurance which can run upwards of $55,000 per unit, on top of construction costs!  Because of this, many developers choose to build apartments instead.  It is hard to blame them, considering they can lease out an entire building within 6 months for

New construction of condominiums almost always results in litigation (courtesy of the Washington Condominium Act). To protect themselves, developers must acquire special insurance which can run upwards of $55,000 per unit, on top of construction costs!  Because of this, many developers choose to build apartments instead.  It is hard to blame them, considering they can lease out an entire building within 6 months for top of market rents and recap their investment in a short amount of time.

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Why Does Music Make Us Feel?

From the Incomparable Jason Silva.

How to fold clothes to save space in your home

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source: http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/how-to-fold-clothes-to-save-space/#.WR7wE2jys2w

Top 25 Creative Cities in the U.S.

Though Los Angeles and New York immediately pop to mind when the topic of creative cities is mentioned, Seattle doing us proud ranking right up there with major U.S. cities.

Discover where the schools, creative jobs, and the most artists live in this infographic from Homes.com.

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NWMLS Market Snapshot Infographic

Check out the NWMLS’s April Market Snapshot:

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The physics of the “hardest move” in ballet

swanSpend any time in a ballet studio, and an outsider would be hard-pressed to figure out which move is the hardest, but one stands several pointes above the rest: a fouetté, seen in the thirty-two spins performed by the Black Swan in Swan Lake.

Ted-ED explores the physics behind this incredible move.

Lawn Maintenance Your Seasonal Cheat Sheet

Get your croquet

set out https://www.acheterviagrafr24.com/generic-viagra/ of the shed and dust off your sun hat, it’s time to make your lawn a lovely place to be.

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