Founded in 1972, Windermere Real Estate is a company that deals in single-family residences, multifamily units, condominiums, townhomes, vacant land, and commercial and rental facilities. With more than 8,000 agents, it provides a range of relocation services that includes moving options, rental assistance, temporary housing arrangements and utility transfers. The company also offers home marketing assistance, personal counseling, cost-of-living analysis and policy consulting services. It provides the specialized Windermere Bridge Loan from the Washington Loan Company, which assists in the buying and selling of residential and commercial properties. In partnership with Windermere Mortgage Services, Windermere Real Estate offers information and assistance with a variety of mortgages, loan products and financing options. It operates the Windermere Foundation, which provides housing facilities and services for homeless and low-income families. Windermere Real Estate maintains a presence in Seattle.