CofanoGroup Blog

Rent Control Coming to Washington?

Listen to Windermere’s Chief Economist discuss new state rental control legislation on the West Coast and his thoughts on whether Washington may entertain the idea.
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Your Credit is Valuable – Protect It!

You may recall that in 2017, Equifax (one of the largest credit reporting agencies), experienced a massive data breach that gave hackers access to the personal information of upwards to 150 million people. As a result of a global settlement with the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and 50 U.S. states and […]
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Will it cost more to sell your home in 2020?

In what seems live an ever increasing need to generate more money, the Washington state legislature made some changes to the Real Estate Excise Tax (REET) that will go into effect in 2020.  If you have sold a home in Washington, you may recall that the state imposed a flat tax of 1.28% on the […]
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