THE CONDO CONUMDRUM – 10 REASONS WHY THERE AREN’T MORE NEW CONSTRUCTION “FOR SALE” MULTIFAMILY DEVELOPMENTS IN SEATTLE

Seattle is the fastest-growing large city in the US with the median home prices rising more here than any other metro area in the nation. That means developers are building new condominiums at a record clip, right?  Nope, it’s actually the opposite. There is currently a real of in-city condominiums resulting in high median home

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HOPPER GROUP INTERIOR STYLIST TAPPED TO ASSIST WITH PROMO FOR MAGNOLIA MARKET LINE FEATURED AT TARGET STORES

Recently our Interior Stylist Nicole was chosen by a local marking firm to assist in helping choose different styles of products newly introduced from the Magnolia line of products found at Target!  Nicole was tasked with picking 3-5 kitchen or dining products she thinks are going to fly off the shelves this Christmas season.  Nicole

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[809 97TH AVE SE BELLEVUE | WASHINGTON] JUST LISTED

An Ultimate View in Bellevue, this 6220 sf 4 bedroom home on 3 levels of living space will offer the combination of masterful new construction and an award-winning view of Lake Washington and Seattle. A double height entry welcome all over beautifully finished wide plank floors that spread out to include a great room with

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SKULLCANDY FOUNDER LISTS PARK CITY SNOWBOARDING ESTATE FOR $18.9 MILLION

Nestled in the heart of Park City, Utah, with direct access to the regions’ finest slopes, Skullcandy founder Rick Alden is selling his ski-in/ski-out home for $18.9 million with Summit Sotheby’s International Realty. According to the Wall Street Journal, Alden has owned the 33,000-square-foot home on over five-acres for nearly a decade. A true winter sports estate, Alden

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ON TOP NATIONWIDE FOR 13 MONTHS, SEATTLE-AREA MONTHLY HOME PRICE GROWTH TAKES A HOLIDAY

Upon last month’s release of the CoreLogic Case Shiller Home Price Indices for August 2017, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) predicted, “Should the trend since April continue on the back side of the peak home-buying season, it is possible that Seattle’s monthly home price trend could actually turn negative.”  This in fact is exactly what happened, with the

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HOPPER GROUP ATTENDS GRAY MAGAZINE ‘GRAY AWARDS 2017’ GALA AT THE NEWLY OPENED SANCTUARY EVENTS CENTER

On Wednesday, December 4th, Hopper Group’s Brian and Nicole Hopper attended GRAY Magazine’s annual awards event.  The event featured the Pacific Northwest’s (and Canada) leading designers, architects, both commercial and residential.  The event took place at the newly opened lux space called The Sanctuary.  The Sanctuary has quite a story behind it, as it is actually a recently renovated

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HOPPER GROUP’S ROCKY POULIN ATTENDS 11TH ANNUAL REALITY SPORTS FUNDRAISING DINNER

Reality Sports Fundraising Dinner well attended in it’s 11th year Rocky Poulin was out in the community of Puyallup recently to help support collage pal Brian Peterson, founder of Reality Sports.  The Nov. 17th  fundraising event drew a large crowd and was catered by Flying Tomato Italian Grill, and held at the Western Washington Fairgrounds Event Center.

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RSIR BROKER BRIAN HOPPER SHARES HIS MOST HEART-WARMING REAL ESTATE MOMENT

A Routine Buyer’s Inspection Turns into a Full Blown Party Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) broker Brian Hopper says it was a summer evening in July when he got a call from the buyer’s agent at 7pm letting him know that the inspection on the listing he was representing was complete and that it went well. It’s what

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BRIAN HOPPER FEATURED ON GROWING YOUR WEALTH, WITH BRIAN EVANS AND HOST JEFF SHADE ON 570 KVI NEWS RADIO

This past weekend, Brian Hopper was honored to join Madrona Financial CEO Brian Evans, the Northwest’s leading finance guru on his radio show the “Growing Your Wealth.”  We talked briefly about downsizing trends, aging at home, what’s going on with the market in Seattle, if it’s a good time to sell, and the steps to

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MOST HEART WARMING REAL ESTATE MOMENT I’VE EVER HAD; BUYERS INSPECTION TURNS INTO FULL BLOWN PARTY

It was a summer evening in July, as I got the call around 7pm from the buyers agent that the inspection on my listing (I represented the owner) was complete and that it went very well, but they were still at the home.  He must have heard the hesitation in my voice, “your still there,

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BRIAN HOPPER ATTENDS AND SPEAKS AT INMAN LUXURY CONNECT 2017

-by Brian Hopper This last week I attended Inman Luxury Connect 2017 held at the beautiful and iconic Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills California.  The timing was perfect as a bunch of rain was headed to Seattle the morning we flew out.  I woke up early and super pumped to speak at the event, and it was

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