PCS and Relocation Information for the Fort Lewis-McChord AFB WA Area
The Lewis-McChord Real Estate Guide is a blog dedicated to the real estate and housing needs of the soldiers and airmen of Ft. Lewis and McChord AFB (Joint Base Lewis-McChord) in Pierce and Thurston Counties of Washington.
The information presented on this blog is provided for the service members stationed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and those who will be coming here in the future. If you are currently stationed here, or if you will be PCS’ing in the future, you should use this blog as a home base for information about Fort Lewis, McChord Air Force Base and the surrounding communities.
The Lewis-McChord Real Estate Guide is organized into categories for home buyers new to the area, as well as those who are already familiar with the area and want more specific home buying information. Those who already own their home will find information about current home values, community market reports, and what to do in order to maintain or increase the value of your home, selling your home, area information, home ownership and more.
Get it straight from Phil, “Buying A Home At Fort Lewis, WA” on YouTube.
PCS’ing, or Thinking of Selling your JBLM Fort Lewis McChord Area Home?
If you are considering selling your home in the Fort Lewis or McChord AFB area, you will find information here about how to expose your home to the largest group of buyers in Western Washington….the men and women Stationed at JB Lewis-McChord. You will also find explanation of the home selling process from beginning to end, and pointers about preparing your home for sale. You will also find tips about buyers home inspections, buyer qualification, and the current real estate negotiating climate.
Relocation services are free and offered at no obligation to those moving to the Fort Lewis Area. Moving to a new place can be challenging and unfamiliar. Be at ease with a personalized assistant that can help your transition easier. Jen, your personal JBLM Relocation Sponsor can help you with many aspects of your move. Specializing in assisting spouses and special needs families get the information and find the resources they need. Many are concerned with neighborhoods, schools, jobs, commutes, amenities, and services. Jen Warren knows this area, and knows what it means to have someone you can trust to help you and your family. Want to find the best schools? Want to know what neighborhoods are closest to base? Need special medical or services for your family? Just want to know where the best restaurants are? No matter the concern, Jen can help you with answers to your questions. Contact Jen Warren today, if she doesn’t know, she’ll find out. Call 360-970-6913 or email Jen@PhilSharpHomes.com. You can also contact her through the JBLM Relocation Sponsor Facebook page.
Home Sellers Toolbox with all the information to making a smart transaction
We recently started offering webinars for home sellers and offer a bank of tools and information to educate sellers and making a smooth transaction. The Phil Sharp Homes Sellers Toolbox cover topics such as: Preparing your home for sale, the costs involved in selling your home, establishing the value of your home, marketing, market exposure and buyer incentives. Be an informed seller, get the tools you need, and get your home sold with free education.
There is also a large piece of real estate within the blog dedicated to home buyers. If you are relocating or PCS’ing to JBLM, you will find a library of information about the area, to include recreation, jobs, schools and communities. There are also numerous links to just about everything that has to do with real estate in Washington. Buying a home in Washington in theFort Lewis Area is a smart investment, and with the right tools, guidance and information, you could be settling into your new home in weeks.
Home Buyer Videos
If you are a first time home buyer, check out our Home Buyers Videos. The Buyers Webinar is presented by Phil, along with Mike Villano of Veterans Lending Group, and Duane Boggs, President of the Washington Home Inspectors Assn. and owner of Boggs Inspection Service. Webinar topics include financing and pre-qualification for loan and VA loans, JBLM area house hunting, offers and negotiations, inspections, and the closing process.
Whether you are buying or selling your home, I wish you the best of luck. If you require real estate representation, I offer the care, protection, and guidance of an expert.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord Real Estate Guide offers Fort Lewis real estate related articles, information, listings, news, events and more for the soldiers, airmen and the surrounding community of Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Phil Sharp Homes offers home buyer, home seller, home owner and investor information to help educate, inform and offer services to those who are interested in real estate.