Fylicia Waugh's Blog

7 Steps to Prepare Your House For Sale

It can be difficult to know where to start and what is worth the time and effort, so I hope to help remove some of the guess work for you.

CARE Act & Other COVID Related Resources

Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act became law and allocated $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn.

3 PNW Home Maintenance Tips

Three quick winter home maintenance tasks that you can knock out no problem with a quick trip to the grocery store, a few clicks on your computer, and by calling your thermostat company.

10 Things You Need to Know Before Moving to Puyallup, WA

There are so many fun parks, walking trails and places to take your dog here in Puyallup and the surrounding areas. Especially in the summer there are lots of events that are dog friendly.

Selling a House For Sale by Owner

"Why should we list with a real estate agent? Why wouldn't we just sell it ourselves or for sale by owner?"

Downsizing for Retirement

When talking about selling a retiree's primary residence and downsizing what are some of the pros and cons discussed?

Selling a House on Septic

We'll tell you what it takes to sell a house that has a septic tank and about the operation and maintenance and pumping requirements that the Pierce County Health Department has.

Living in Puyallup Washington

This originally quaint and charming town hosts one of the biggest fairs in the US which has drawn significant attention from tourists and visitors around the country.

Tips for Moving to a New City or State

Moving to a new city of state is scary and can be overwhelming. Here's a helpful list of items to consider and think about before you make your big move. 

Should We Buy a Home Before or After We’re Married?

There is no one right way to handle your home purchase. These are just some things I think are important to consider, but not an all-inclusive list.

PNW- 8 Reasons to Move Here

As you can see there’s a lot of reasons to love the Pacific Northwest AND move here! If you’re interested in buying OR selling real estate in the greater Pierce and Lewis County areas, please reach ou

1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges

First, a 1031 tax deferred exchange is when you exchange one property for another in order to DEFER the payment of capital gains tax.

Retired Couple Moves to Eastern WA: A Success Story

I was fortunate enough to help a retired couple that lived on a beautiful secluded acre in Orting sell their home and move to Eastern Washington just in time to spend Christmas with their family!

Mountain Community Garden

On September 12th 2018 at 6pm Eatonville citizens had the pleasure of learning how to put their garden to bed from Irene Bensinger, courtesy of the Mountain Community Garden.

Your Property- Taxes and Improvements

There are so many reasons to own a home. Here are just some of the financial benefits.  

Bathroom Remodel

Ok, so it’s been a REALLY long time since I posted about any home remodeling projects. We haven’t been doing a ton, just trying to survive life. However, Tyler has been slowly working on the bathroom. It’s not TOTALLY finished, but so dang close I wanted to share. It looks so much better!...