Have you ever wondered if an open house will sell your home? Plus, come look at one of the oldest gems in our community, Frank’s Market.

The bell over the entrance door at Frank’s Market rings with a steady trickle of customers on a recent afternoon. The amiable proprietor greets many of them by name. “You looking for mochi ice cream?” he asks a high-school girl.She stops in her tracks. “How did you know I wanted mocha ice cream?” she asks, bemused. He chuckles and points to the freezer case.The proprietor’s name is Rick, not Frank, though he probably gets called Frank a lot. Frank was Rick Koba’s dad. Frank and his wife Miyo

My name is April Adams and I’m a Realtor in this great town I call home, Moses Lake, WA. I’ve been in the business for over 10 years and I truly love what I do. It is important that buyers and sellers have a qualified Realtor that understands the buyin…

If you are first time home buyer OR even if you’ve bought and sold in in the past but it’s been forever-a-go… Knowing the key players in a real estate transaction is one of your keys to success.Escrow is a third party to a real estate transaction. They are there to make sure everything during the closing proceeds smoothly, including the transfers of money and documents. Escrow protects all the relevant parties by ensuring that no funds and property change hands until all conditions in the

If I had a nickel for every time I was asked this… Well, without the ‘dude’ part in some cases (-; Appraisals seem to be taking record waiting times. Why is that?