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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BRIAN HOPPER ATTENDS THE GEEKWIRE SUMMIT DOWNTOWN SEATTLE

Guest Author Brian Hopper, Managing Broker with Realogics | Sothebys Int. Realty I recently attended the 2017 GeekWire Summit which took place downtown Seattle, Oct. 10&11th.  The GeekWire Summit is one of the country’s premier technology conferences, bringing together more than 900 innovators, entrepreneurs, business executives, media and tech leaders to explore the future of

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VIDEO PROMO: BRIAN HOPPER TO SPEAK AT INMAN LUXURY CONNECT IN BEVERY HILLS

Brian Hopper has been invited to speak at the upcoming Inman LUXURY Connect event held October 18th and 19th at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills California.  Hopper will be sharing on productivity, and specifically sharing his Top Ten Productivity Hacks. The event is mainly attended by real estate brokers and insiders from across

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THE VALUE OF DOWNTOWN CONDOS CONTINUES TO SKYROCKET, AS LACK OF SUPPLY CONTINUES

According to NWMLS data for September, downtown Seattle values are skyrocketing as the median home price for in-city resale condominiums increased a staggering 35-percent year-over-year. The sharp increase in value is indicative of Seattle’s continued struggle with population growth, rising real estate prices for both renters and buyers, and a supply and demand imbalance with

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ROCKY’S MARKET TRENDS AT THE WATER’S EDGE

Heed the Call of the Waves Life on the shores of Puget Sound, as well as its neighboring straits and harbors, lakes and archipelagos, offers all the pleasures and adventure that draw people to the water’s edge. Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty presents a look at the waterfront market trends for the first half of 2017, from the

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ACCORDING TO RECENT TRENDGRAPHIX RESEARCH, RSIR IS THE FASTEST-GROWING FIRM AMONG THE TOP 10 LARGEST REAL ESTATE COMPANIES IN THE NWMLS

The firm’s resales surpass $1 Billion in 2017, a pace of growth that is credited to RSIR’s exclusive marketing platforms, international buyers, and broker micro-branding Representatives of Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) confirmed today the firm has posted more than $1 billion in closed and pending home resales year to date, not including $225 million in new

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SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY BRAND EXPANDS PRESENCE IN SOUTH CAROLINA

Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced that AugustaRoad.com Realty in Greenville, South Carolina, is the newest member of its network and will now operate as Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty. Established in 2011, the firm is owned and operated by Joan Herlong and serves the luxury residential real estate market in the Greater

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NORTHWEST GOLF PUTS PUGET SOUND HOMEBUYERS “IN THE ZONE”

Golf, the world’s foremost stick-and-ball game, will forever be associated with Scotland. Yet the Puget Sound offers a strong assortment of world-leading courses playable year-round in the region’s mild climate amidst scenic topography. A fjord system of valleys carved by glaciers, the bays and inlets of Puget Sound are not unlike the firths of Scotland.

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CHINESE BUYERS CONTRIBUTE TO SEATTLE’S REAL ESTATE BOOM AS CHINA SEES FASTEST GROWING HOME PRICES IN THE WORLD

In a recent visit to Seattle, May Lee of CGTN discussed the growing interest in Seattle with Dean Jones, President & CEO of Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR), who told her “the secret is out and the Chinese know it.” Jones cited the state’s lack of income tax, top-ranked schools, and relative affordability compared to other West Coast peer markets as

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WASHINGTON’S GOLD COAST

Realogics Sotheby’s Int. Realty (RSIR) has given the name “Gold Coast” to the Lake Washington shoreline stretching from Faben Point at the northwestern tip of Mercer Island to Beaux Art Village, and from there to Saint Edward State Park north of Kirkland’s Juanita neighborhood…. The across-the-water city views of Bellevue and North Seattle from these locations,

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