Businesses that sell, service or repair household appliances need several basic, yet important licenses.
Spokane is the social and commercial hub of Eastern Washington. While much of Spokane's economy remains related to surrounding agriculture -- especially local wineries -- several technology and property holding companies have sprung up. Spokane entrepreneurs will find that Washington is a state with significant regulation and oversight. State licensing can be complex and exhaustive. However, local city and county licensing processes are much simpler than the Western Washington metropolis of Seattle.