Our sole purpose is to educate and provide resources for real estate agents and their clients. By sharing our expertise in the home services arena, we can help make others succeed in the life cycle of home ownership- buying, preparing for move, remodeling, maintaining, and eventually selling.
How we do this
We have experts in the home services industry that help us achieve our mission. Here are some of our educators below.
Alan Regala, Owner of ShelfGenie
Alan is an expert at creating functional storage spaces. He has always had a passion for problem solving and helping others, and ShelfGenie is the perfect opportunity to do both. ShelfGenie retrofits existing kitchen cabinets and pantries with custom Glide-Out shelving. Alan started ShelfGenie in Seattle in 2010, and it's been a success ever since. He has been named Rookie of the Year, Franchisee of the Year, and ShelfGenie has top ratings on Angie's List and Yelp. Alan holds a Bachelor’s degree from California Polytechnic Institute, San Luis Obispo, and a Master's degree from Stanford University. www.shelfgenie.com/seattle
Jeff Stegelman, Owner of Urban Painting and Northwest Interiors
Jeff Stegelman is the owner of Urban Painting Northwest, a residential and commercial painting company servicing the Seattle metropolitan area. With over 700 projects completed, we draw upon our experience to provide clear and detailed recommendations customized to the needs of each project. Our areas of expertise include all facets of interior and exterior painting, color consultations, wallpaper installation, cabinet refinishing, and surface restoration. www.urbanpaintingnorthwest.com
Bob Greenspun, Owner of Simplicity Home Energy
Bob Greenspun is one of Seattle's most experienced residential energy auditors. He founded Simplicity Home Energy in 2009 to help local homeowners maximize the comfort, health and savings potential in their homes. Home energy auditing is a break-through industry in Puget Sound because savvy home buyers hate waste. Most of his clients have been in their homes for less than 1 year. Previously, Bob was clown with Ringling Bros. Circus and The Big Apple Circus Clown Care Unit. He lives in Seattle with his wife and 2 young children. www.simplicityhomeenergy.com
Sara Eizen, Interior Designer and Home Organizer
Sara Eizen is an interior designer with a passion for helping busy moms and families reclaim style and space in their homes on any budget. She delivers creative, affordable design, home organizing, and color consultation services and tips through her Seattle-based consulting business. Eizen has appeared in local and national media and contributed to notable design publications including Home Organizing & Closet Makeovers: A Sunset Design Guide, InStyle magazine, Seattle Homes & Lifestyles magazine. She has a degree in Interior Design from Michigan State University. www.saraeizen.com