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State's unemployment rate moves up again despite 6,800 new jobs

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 10:58AM

Despite an estimated 6,800 new jobs created from October to November, Washington's unemployment rate rose for a third month in a row to 6.2 percent, according to preliminary and seasonally adjusted numbers released today by the state Employment Security Department.

 
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Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker

What To Do When The Power Goes Out

The wind storm last month left a lot of people in the dark, as well as unprepared. With these handy tips, you won’t be left in the cold or the dark next time. BEFORE EMERGENCIES: if you don’t have an emergency kit, please make one. Keep enough water for three days (one gallon of water...

Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker

Preparing Your Home for a Winter Sale

Selling your home in the winter can be a little tricky. It’s good for sellers, since there are fewer homes on the market, but it’s not the most popular season to sell. Here are some tips to make your house more appealing to buyers in the winter: 1.  Make your home inviting. Don’t make your...

Edward Jones | Ribbon cuttings

  • Dec 2, 2014 at 1:01PM

Auburn recently welcomed Scott Shoemaker's Edward Jones office to its business community at a Nov. 25 grand opening.

Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker

4 Ways to Lower Your Winter Electric Bill

The temperature is dropping, so your thermostat is rising. That means your energy bill could also be rising. Here are some tips to stay cozy while keeping a little extra money in your pocket! 1.  Keep your house cooler while you’re away from home. Lower the temperature when you know you’re going to be out...

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