Member Profile

Ed Laine

Ed Laine - Broker Member

Hometown Advisor Real Estate, LLC
2331 130th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98005

Office: 425-250-5550
Cell: 206-229-5515
Fax: 425-641-5227


The Wall Street Journal’s #1 Washington Broker for 2011-2014. Ed is USREOP's Western Regional Manager, a REOMAC Member and DSPros Member, I have been a real estate professional for 30 years specializing in REO for 25. I have extensive experience in the REO Process, including negotiations, foreclosure acquisition through eviction, cash for keys, pre-marketing activities, marketing, contract and sale, through to closing, REO disposition and risk analysis. I also possess unique marketing skills and programs have allowed me to exceed Multiple averages in sales units, sales price as well as speed of closings. I have successfully completed over 5000 transactions since 1987. Currently, my listings sell 25.4% faster than the MLS Average and for 5.2% more money. I have a team of REO Specialists ranging from Pre-Market Coordinators, Listing Coordinators, Repair Coordinators to Closing Coordinators. I also own a full service Property Management Firm to assist when the strategy is Buy & Hold. I give my clients the best service and quick turnaround times. I am a WA State Instructor, paid national speaker and real estate coach. For more information about me and my team, please visit .


CDPE Certified, ABRM, NVSI Certified, WA State Certified Instructor, USACares Certified, BPO/Valuations Instructor. Licensed Short Sale Negotiator/Loss Mitigator and Loan Orignator.

Areas Serviced:

King County, Pierce County and Snohomish County primarily. Some of my clients also ask me to go further and in those instances I also serve Kitsap County, Thurston County and Skagit County.