The Huffington Post  |  By Todd Van Luling           

You might know that the Seattle Seahawks are going to destroy the New England Patriots this Sunday, but despite your fandom for the blue and green, there's probably some trivia you'd like to brush up on about your favorite team.

Especially if you're one of the diehard Twelves, you've got to learn these five things about the Seahawks before they take on the Patriots at Super Bowl XLIX.

Grab some Skittles and keep reading.

1. The logo was based off a real transformation mask made by the regional Kwakwaka’wakw tribe.

The designers for the Seattle Seahawks logo were inspired by native Northwest Coast art, specifically settling on a Kwakwaka’wakw transformation mask. In 2014, Robin…

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Our Home Seller Marketing Plan

When you're ready to take the next step toward selling your home, Cary Porter & The Cascade Team are here to help. Our comprehensive real estate marketing plan will get your home seen by thousands of motivated buyers.

Our Formula For Home Selling Success

What is our formula for real estate selling success? We have a very defined home selling process that every Home listing goes through to ensure that you have all the necessary real estate tools for successful home sale. The Cascade Team Real Estate is a company like no other, because of these tools and marketing we provide our homesellers. We understand that in today’s ever changing real estate market, home sellers expect a high level of real estate agent…

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Have you found the house of your dreams yet? If you've found a property you love, you now need to decide how much you're willing to offer. You want to be conservative enough that you get a good deal, but you don't want to bid so low that you risk losing the house. The following are some questions that need to be answered prior to making an offer:

  • How long has the house been on the market? The longer it's been on the market, the more flexible the sellers are likely to be.
  • How much are people paying for similar properties in the area?
  • How much can you afford?
  • Are you pre-approved for a loan? If so, you will be very attractive to sellers, and you'll have more room to negotiate.
  • How badly do you want this sale to go through?
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Author:Nancy Robbers

Source: Matt McGee via Flickr Creative Commons.

Super Bowl XLIX has come down to a tale of two coasts: East versus West, colonials versus pioneers, old world versus new. What’s the lowdown on the two cities duking it out on the gridiron? Why do Seattleites and Bostonians consider their town such a great place to live? What’s it like to live there? Most importantly, what signature food might Seahawks and Patriots fans snack on during the big game?


Portal to the Pacific and gateway to the last frontier, Seattle has a lot more going on than coffee, technology and rain.

“There’s something for everyone here,” : “Hiking trails, skiing, craft beer breweries, nightlife, airshows, hydroplane races and…

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Looking for Beaver Lake homes for sale in Sammamish? The Cascade Team has agents who live and work is this great community. All homes currently listed for sale are displayed and broken down by price point, but if you have specific criteria you wish to search on, be sure to use our advanced home search tool here. If you are on a mobile device, be sure to check out our GPS enabled home search feature to see all active listed homes within your immediate vicinity.  Start your new home search now.

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See Our Recent Postcard? Here Are The Answers!

Q 1: How Much did the average Trossachs home value increase in 2014?

A: The Average Trossachs Home increased by 8.5% last year. Meaning a home that was worth $700,000 in January 2014 was selling for $759,500 by then end on the year. A “Net” increase of almost $60,000 for a $700,000 home.

Q 2: What is the price per square foot difference between new construction and resale homes?

A: Currently in Trossachs the average New Construction home is selling$248.26 per sq ft. The average size is 3,929 sq ft and is closing for $992,551

Resale homes are selling at $236.81 per sq ft. The average resale home was 3,261 sq ft and closed for $769,039.

Q 3: What is the price per square foot difference…

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