Brought to you by The Awesome Nossum Group at Wilson Realty, hosts Christian Nossum, Jason Saldarriaga, Les Cutting, and Reed Watson from one of Seattle’s top real estate groups discuss relevant topics and current events from around the Seattle area. And we try to have fun while doing it!
75: Why You Should Stop Renting
Are you a renter who often dreams of owning your own home? Someplace you can invest in and make truly your own? Well then this is the podcast for you! This week, the Awesome Nossum Group at Wilson Realty discuss why its a smart financial and personal decision to stop renting, and buy a home. Later in the episode we're joined by Dan Keller of New American Funding to the numbers, talk finances, and why now is still a good time to buy!
74: Seattle Architecture
Have you ever wondered why it's impossible to find a craftsmen style home in Viewridge? Or why there are so many bungalows around Greenlake? So have we. In this episode the Awesome Nossum Group at Wilson Realty brings their knowledge of Seattle's neighborhoods and history together with a touch of research. We will outline for you why Seattle's architecture looks the way it does, why certain homes appear more commonly in specific areas, and what the most common styles of home are, both traditional and modern.
73: Wish you were Beer - An Awesome Nossum Interview with Stoup Brewing
As the hosts of our "Beers and Home Buying" classes, it's no secret that the Awesome Nossum Group loves Beer, and one of our favorite places to have a class is at Stoup Brewing in Ballard (and Kenmore!). On this episode of the Awesome in Seattle podcast, Christian and Reed have the pleasure of interviewing Stoup co-founder Lara Zahaba about beer, Stoup, and the Washington brewery scene! To find out more about our favorite beers, or to sign up for a beers and home buying class, go to www.beersandhomebuying.com, or reach out directly to the Awesome Nossum Group at Wilson Realty Exchange.
72: Summer Vacation Destinations Part 2 (Central and East)
The sun is out, and so is Part 2 of our "Summer Vacation Destinations" episode! This week, the agents of the Awesome Nossum Group at Wilson Realty take you through all of their favorite getaways in Central and Eastern Washington! From boating on Lake Chelan to wine tasting in Walla Walla, this episode has something for everyone.
71: Seattle Vacation Destinations Part 1 (North, West, and South)
If there's one thing all of us Seattleites can agree on, it's that we live in a beautiful region. From the ocean to the high desert and everything in between, the Pacific Northwest has an incredibly diverse range of beautiful places to explore. This week we at the Awesome Nossum Group at Wilson Realty are sharing just a few of our favorite vacation destinations, all just a few hours drive away from downtown Seattle. This episode covers North, West, and South Washington, so be sure to stay tuned for part 2, covering our favorite spots in Central and Eastern Washington as well!
70: What's the Deal with Interest Rates and Appraisals?
If you follow the news in the world of real estate, chances are you've heard interest rates are on the rise! It's true, they are going up, but that's not the full picture. In this episode we put rising interest rates into historical context, look at how these rising rates are impacting the Seattle market, and give buyers and sellers alike an update on what's new in the world of property appraisals. While the Awesome Nossum Group at Wilson Realty are real estate agents, and not appraisers or economists, you're welcome to reach out to us to learn more about how these changes may affect your situation.