The Solarian Blog

Exploring the PNW

September 19, 2017

I asked one of my soldiers, “where is Yakima, and what is there to do there?” To which they replied, “Sgt., nothing. It's a small town that has nothing but farming, take what makes you feel at home because I am sure they will not even have a mall.” So, for three weeks of training, I stayed in the barracks, didn't leave the base, and was miserable. I promised myself I'd never come back to a town like this.

I asked one of my soldiers, “where is Yakima, and what is there to do there?” To which they replied, “Sgt., nothing. It's a...

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Five Criteria for Pricing a Home

February 23, 2019

When you put your home up for sale, one of the best ways to determine the asking price is to look at comparable sales. There’s rarely a perfect apples-to-apples comparison, so a pricing decision oft...

When you put your home up for sale, one of the best ways to determine the asking price is to look at comparable sales....

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First-Time Homeowner? What To Know About Safety

February 8, 2019

      Being a new homeowner can be scary. There are many potential hazards to be prepared for, especially if one is to ensure the health and safety of a family and protect a home, as we...

      Being a new homeowner can be scary. There are many potential hazards to be prepared for, especially if one is to ensure the health...

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Buying a Second Home in Tri-Cities

January 17, 2019

Have you fallen in love with the relaxed and happy feeling that consumes you when you spend time in the Tri-Cities? Do you find yourself fantasizing about buying a second home in the Tri-Cities? You?...

Have you fallen in love with the relaxed and happy feeling that consumes you when you spend time in the Tri-Cities? Do you find...

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Moving to Washington State? Here Are 10 Things to Help Get You Established

November 21, 2018

Are you excited about your upcoming move to Washington? With our dynamic cities, magnificent mountains, old growth forests, and unbelievably dramatic coastline, Washington is a treasure. Those of us w...

Are you excited about your upcoming move to Washington? With our dynamic cities, magnificent mountains, old growth forests, and unbelievably dramatic coastline, Washington is...

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6 Tips for Choosing a Good Home Inspector

November 16, 2018

If you are in the throes of the home buying or selling process, it is likely that you will soon need the services of a home inspector. This person is a crucial part of your decision to move forward wi...

If you are in the throes of the home buying or selling process, it is likely that you will soon need the services of...

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What You Need to Know Before Buying a Short Sale

October 10, 2018

In our modern days of Amazon, Groupon, and RetailMeNot, it seems everyone is looking for a good deal. House hunters are no different. One way that potential buyers may look to save some money is by pu...

In our modern days of Amazon, Groupon, and RetailMeNot, it seems everyone is looking for a good deal. House hunters are no different. One...

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