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Houseboat Lending Now Available

After a nearly 4 year hiatus, Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union has stepped up to the plate to offer houseboat lending in the Seattle area. We salute SMCU for embracing this amazing Seattle tradition which truly helps to define the Seattle character. For those thinking about purchasing a Houseboat in Seattle, this is great news. The [...]

By |2015-09-22T10:23:07-07:00May 26th, 2010|General, Issues, Miscellaneous, News, Resources|Comments Off on Houseboat Lending Now Available

Appraiser Rule Sucks!

There is a storm on the horizon that is seriously going to HURT our economy. The new Appraiser rules HVCC (Home Valuation Code of Conduct) being imposed are likely going to cause further harm to our economy. Though the concept sounds reasonable - i.e. removing the ability for Loan Originators or Real Estate Agents to [...]

By |2015-09-22T10:25:53-07:00April 23rd, 2009|General, Issues|Comments Off on Appraiser Rule Sucks!

Shoreline Master Program

From the Department of Planning and Development (Shoreline Master Program Update): The Department of Planning and Development (DPD) has begun the process of revising Seattle's Shoreline Master Program (SMP) for the first time since 1987. The SMP establishes policies and regulations governing land use along marine and freshwater shorelines. Seattle's shorelines include Puget Sound, Lake [...]

By |2019-02-06T05:07:44-08:00March 13th, 2009|Issues|Comments Off on Shoreline Master Program

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