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Great Local Gifts for Dads and Grads

What do supporting local businesses and celebrating loved ones have in common?  They both show how much you care. Celebrate Father’s Day or graduation by buying unique gifts found here in our community. Check out our list of local gifts below so that you can show hardworking students and wonderful fathers how much they mean […]

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Selling and Buying a Home at the Same Time – FAQs

Selling a home while buying another home at the same time can be challenging. If you are thinking about doing this, you probably have questions. So, we’ve gathered together a list of frequently asked questions to help you through the decision-making process. What are the pros and cons of selling a home with a contingent […]

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Lovely, Local Mother’s Day Gifts

Show the special mom in your life how much you appreciate her by shopping locally this Mother’s Day. Here on the Kitsap Peninsula, we have many wonderful options. By supporting local businesses, you not only find personalized Mother’s Day gifts, but you also contribute to the growth and success of your community. This May, explore […]

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Interior Design Trends and Home Decor Inspiration

Now that spring is officially here, it’s a great time to shake off the winter grays. Infuse your place with new accessories that reflect fun trends and fresh seasonal vibes. Depending on your go-to sources for interior design trends and home decor inspiration, you may discover conflicting information for recommended colors, styles, and overall looks. […]

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Home Sellers’ FAQs: Inspections, Contingencies, and More

Thinking of selling your home? Home sellers deal with appraisals, inspections, contingencies, staging, and more. We answer your most frequently asked questions below. What is a Comparative Market Analysis? A Comparative Market Analysis or CMA is a detailed report that estimates the value of your home based on the sale of similar properties in your […]

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Must-Visit Museums in the Pacific Northwest

Winter might seem like it is dragging on, but these local and regional museums are a great way to get out while staying dry. Our corner of the Pacific Northwest has many different types of museums to explore. Whether you want to keep it local or venture out a bit farther from home, this list […]

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North Kitsap’s Upcoming Winter Events

When it comes to North Kitsap’s upcoming winter events, there are plenty of ways to celebrate the season. From December through February there are fun festivals and activities for families, friends, and visitors. We’ve compiled a helpful list to get you started. Just be sure to check each event’s website for more details. December Events […]

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New Agent Spotlight: Ben Hoover

When buying or selling a home, you want a local real estate agent who knows the area and offers a wealth of experience as your advocate and guide. Meet one of our newer Windermere Bainbridge agents: Ben Hoover. We’re delighted to feature him in our Q&A. We know his interesting professional background and genuine desire […]

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Buying a Home to Remodel

For some, finding that dream home that truly encapsulates what they envision can be challenging. Maybe you found a beautiful home, but there are a few aspects that don’t align with your hopes. Thankfully, there’s always the option to buy a home with remodeling projects in mind. Whether you’re contemplating changing a couple of rooms […]

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