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Are you getting ready to sell?

If you are one of the many home owners who are getting prepared to sell your home, whether you are up-sizing or down-sizing, here are a few tips to help get your home ready. 5 Things To Do Before You … Continue reading

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Tips to keeping your home warm & cost effective

With winter in full swing here in the TriCities our energy costs are on the rise, so here are a few tips to keeping those costs down that are not too late to implement. 1. Check for drafts around windows … Continue reading

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Thinking of Remodeling?

With the tax return season nearing, some of you may be thinking of remodeling your home. Here are some tips on finding the right contractor and avoiding the less reputable ones.  Before you open your phone book and start randomly … Continue reading

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Real Estate Comes Out Winners at end of “Fiscal Cliff”

Late last night the Senate Bill to extend some federal tax code provisions important to home buyers, sellers, builders, and those in real estate were finally passed by the House in a 259-167 vote.  Among the items approved through the … Continue reading

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Strongest Rise in New Home Sales In Over 2 Years

Thursday, December 27th the Census Bureau reported that new home sales rose to the annual rate of 377,000 in November. This is an increase of 4.4% from October and 15% from earlier in the year. It is the highest increase … Continue reading

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Riverfront makeover goes forward

The Bridge-to-Bridge/River-to-Rail riverfront makeover project has unanimously brought the City of Kennewick and Port of Kennewick commissioners together in a spirit of cooperation, thus allowing them to begin the process of creating the vision and planning for the future development of … Continue reading

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Changes in Toyota Center seating lends itself more to the performing arts

Smaller audiences in fewer seats at Kennewick’s Toyota Center will have a better view and a change to hear better at upcoming performances. In the past, difficulty in seeing and hearing the productions have made some folks disappointed in the venue. It is … Continue reading

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Mid-Columbia cities, agencies race for state funds

On August 31, there was a cyber race to push the “submit” button on the Washington Department of Revenue’s website. Whoever is first in line will have first dibs on a $2.5 million pot of money offered expressly for local … Continue reading

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Agendas: Meeting schedules for your city, county, school district….

Source: Herald staff: Tuesday Sept. 1: Kennewick Irrigation District, 9 a.m., 12 W. Kennewick Avenue., Kennewick: discuss formation of the Red Mountain South Local Improvement District and receive an update in executive session about the process to interview applicants for … Continue reading

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