Events, Realogics Sotheby's International Realty

What’s Next: Your Weekly Event Calendar Update

Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) is thrilled to bring you this week’s event calendar! Your comprehensive guide, take a peek at what’s going on! From this weekend’s Seafair Air Show and a Farmer’s Market in Issaquah, to next week’s Art Walk on Bainbridge Island, here’s what’s happening around the sound:

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Seattle Events >>>     ♦     Eastside Events >>>    ♦    Bainbridge Island Events>>>

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Broker Aaron Gazes Boards the USS Carl Vinson’s “Tiger Cruise” for Civilian Travel

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a member of the US Navy? Well, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) broker Aaron Gazes got a taste of naval life when he boarded the USS Carl Vinson, a Nimitz Class aircraft carrier, for a week-long civilian “Tiger Cruise” to accompany his brother, a member of the ship’s navigation department. Also on board was mother Kim Gazes, a member of the Bainbridge Island Office team. On these cruises, civilians, are known as “tigers” while on board, and are given a one-of-a-kind opportunity to eat, sleep, and breathe just like the Navy.

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Events, Realogics Sotheby's International Realty

What’s Next: Your Weekly Event Calendar Update

Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) is thrilled to bring you this week’s event calendar! Your comprehensive guide, take a peek at what’s going on! From the RSIR’s Upcoming Cycle Saloon Tour and the Opera’s Preview of Nabucco, to an exclusive Sotheby’s Jewelry Evaluation Event held at our Kirkland Connoisseurs of Life Showroom, here’s what’s happening around the sound:

Select Links Below to View Full Calendar of Events in Each Community

Seattle Events >>>     ♦     Kirkland Events >>>    ♦    Bainbridge Island Events>>>

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Condos Stage a Comeback; First Presales in a New Development Cycle Begin Closing

Following a five year absence of condominium development the first presales at Insignia have begun closing in July 2015. The 700+ unit twin tower was the first large condominium project to break ground and commence presales in 2012 as the in-city housing market signaled a rebound and Bosa Development kick started a new cycle of for-sale development. The last major development was Escala, which broke ground in 2007 and delivered in 2009/10 amidst the Great Recession. Until recently, developers have focused on building apartments, noting that the region’s robust job growth has attracted many new residents that prefer to rent, helping to drive up lease rates despite the fact thousands of new apartments have been delivered and more are in the pipeline.

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