Friday, October 31, 2014

Settle In: Sweeping Lake and Cascade View from 80s View Ridge Home Now Priced at $1,448,000

Take a look at this Lake Washington view home which celebrates soaring ceilings and sweeping views and where you can settle in to watch the Fall storms and eagles.  Modern fireplace with log storage under the hearth and other terrific design touches surprise.

Bonus? Nanny or MIL quarters on the main level.  Three bedrooms and 3.25 baths. Updated throughout. 

Location: Perched at the end of a lane above View Ridge Swim Club, the home comes with a club membership.  Easy commute to UW, Seattle Children's and downtown. Burke Gilman Trail and Magnuson Park are right there.

Contact me for details.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Circa 1909, This Shingled Fremont Cottage Offers Charm Plus a Separate Sauna and Hot Tub Studio Out Back

Visit the real Carmel-by-the-Sea
You just might think you're in Carmel, CA. With its shingled exterior and wood interior accents, this cheery and bright turn of the century bungalow is in Seattle's vibrant Fremont neighborhood. Separate outbuilding across the patio features a sauna and in ground hot tub. Two bedrooms.  Thoughtful use of space including covered porches for larger living. View the photos here and let me know if you'd like to hear more about this in-city home listed today at $450,000.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Living on the Green: 5 Bedroom Home Abutting Sand Point Country Club Now Listed at $1,750,000

Peruse the online photo gallery of this Craftsman style home built on the golf course in 2006. Capturing Lake Washington and Cascade Mountain views from its balconies, the home is set up for entertaining with its Viking stove, wainscoted formal rooms, patios and plenty of extra space. Enjoy the Club from your new home on the 13th green at one of Seattle's best, in-city private clubs.  Contact me for further information.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Windermere Home with 3 Bedrooms on Main Floor, 1 on Lower: Now Listed at $949,000

Charming four bedroom, 2.75 bath Cape Cod home with finished lower level, copious storage and updates throughout. Spacious view deck and private landscape back yard for enjoying the lake and mountain views.  Click here to take a look at the photos and let me know if you'd like to hear more about this charming 1946 home.

Friday, October 24, 2014

Watch the Clouds Over Puget Sound: Olympic Mountain View Home Listed. Mid Century Modern in North Beach

That storm yesterday was breathtaking to watch from Seattle's North Beach neighborhood.  This 1950 home with covered view deck overlooks Puget Sound and its migrating orca whales.  Excellent opportunity for a buyer looking to rejuvenate and celebrate a 1950 style home.

Three bedroom, 1.75 bath home listed at $730,000.  Level yard with more views, huge great room with fireplace.   Photos are online here.  Contact me for more information!

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Mt Baker May Get Snow Soon: Own This Ski Cabin Just Down the Road for $169,900

Track snow forecasts here.
Two bedroom, 1.75 bath log cabin with loft in Glacier, WA makes an excellent jumping off point for skiing, Nordic skiing, fishing, hiking and more. View the photos here and let me know if you'd like to hear more about the cabin. 

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Magnolia with 3 Bedrooms

3 bedrooms, 1 bath located just a few blocks from West Magnolia Park. Built to last in 1943.

Basement provides ample storage. Detached garage for your car and a partially fenced yard and patio for your friends. Asking $490,000.

If you'd like to tour this home or others in the area just call or email.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Gorgeous Puget Sound & Olympic Mountain Views from this $559,000 Cottage

Checked out the Center for Wooden Boats pond yet?  It's a great addition
to the South Lake Union neighborhood. But from this North shore home,
you'll see much bigger boats racing.
New 1940 home on the market in North Beach Seattle.  View the listing photos here and... check out the views!  Lower level, deck, yard and more. Email or ring me to hear more.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Here's a Fun One: Groovy View Ridge View Home at $892,999

A buyer with a fondness for space-age design will love this 60s property situated to capture Lake Washington and Cascade Mountain views.  Lovingly restored by the home's second owner, this four bedroom house is incredibly unique: in a good way for the Design within Reach-minded buyer.  Perfect for entertaining.

60s era fireplace, soaring spaces with beefy 16 foot beams, updated kitchen with 6 burner, stainless countertops, Thermodor and more.  View the photos online here, including the architect's original sketch, and give me a call or email.  Easy commute. Close to UW, Burke Gilman and Seattle Children's. Bundle up and listen to the Christmas Ships from your view decks.  This is one to check out!

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Bryant/Ravenna Remodel on 25th Ave NE

A nicely finished remodel of a classic Tudor. They did a great job of finishing off the upstairs and basement to capture some very usable space and the kitchen just sings. 4 bedrooms, 3 baths. Asking $725,000. For more information on the property and photos....

If you'd like a tour of this home or others in the Ravenna and Bryant neighborhoods just call or email me.

Updated Ravenna Home Asking $629,000

A Ravenna favorite: Third Place Books.
1949 four bedroom, 1.75 bath home in Ravenna. Recent remodel includes all new wiring and new electrical panel, new furnace, new egress windows, new bath with in-floor heat. Finished basement and fenced yard. An easy walk to Zeeks or Third Place Books.

For additional photos and property information click here, or call or email me for a tour.



Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

$399,000 View Lot in Magnolia Awaits Your Design: For Sale in Seattle

The Olympic Mountains and Puget Sound are the views from this property perched above 29th Avenue West in Seattle's Magnolia neighborhood.  Offers will be reviewed on Monday October 20 for this investment property. Take a look at the photos of the lot's views here.  Value is in the land itself, not existing 1925 home.

Monday, October 13, 2014

1970 Leschi Seattle View Home Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright Protege, Architect Theodore Bower

Book on architecture may be purchased here.
Furnishings like this, befitting the era, may be found
at Design Within Reach and on eBay.
The photos of this home tell the story: click here to view them.  Unobstructed views of Lake Washington, the Cascade mountains and Mt. Rainier.  Soaring ceilings and windows. Bleached wood finishes.  Kitchen with Cararra counters.  Artist studio.  Two car attached garage.  Listed today at $1,697,000.  Let me know if you'd like to hear more.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Who Else Goes to Farmer Bob's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch Each October? Own This Log Cabin Just Up the Road.

Log cabin winter d├ęcor ideas online here.
We shoot corn from a Corn Cannon each year at Farmer Bob's, get nice and muddy down in the pumpkin patch and eat their roasted corn. 

The area is always a favorite: the light just seems better  in Snohomish.  This four bedroom log cabin, just around the bend from Farmer Bob's in Maltby, is on the market for $614,000. 

A 2+ acre family weekend place or a perfect spot to move to and escape the City?  Your choice. 

Remodeled 50s Rambler in Meadowbrook

Updated 1954 rambler tucked into quiet section of Meadowbrook. 2,100 sq ft of living space. 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Large master suite. Private fenced backyard. Live near the historic Fischer Farm and LaVilla Dairy.  Photos of the home listed at $599,900 may be viewed hereIf you’d like to tour this or other properties in the area please give me a call or email to arrange a time.  
LaVilla Dairy

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Woodinville Recording Studio and a Spacious 3 Bedroom Home Asking $574,999

Are you looking for a 3 car garage to store your bikes and also want a detached recording studio out back? 3 bedroom, 2.75 bath home. The home also has a 1,400 sq ft unfinished basement. Plus it’s just up the hill from Woodinville Whiskey, The Hollywood Tavern, Red Hook and St. Michelle.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

3 Bedroom 1961 View Ridge Home: $798,500 Near View Ridge Swim Club

View Ridge Swim Club in Seattle's NE neighborhood.
This home near View Ridge Swim Club was built in the 60s to maximize the views of Lake Washington, the Cascades and majestic Mount Rainier.  An online album of photos may be viewed here. After you take a look at them let me know if you'd like to learn more.  Offers, if any, are scheduled to be reviewed October 14.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Matthews Beach Home Listed at $360,000

Cute two bedroom 1.75 bath cottage in North Seattle with separately accessed basement for extra storage. Hardwood floors. Patio for entertaining. En suite master, walk in closet and clean, crisp lines.  Click here to view photos and let me know if you'd like to hear more.

Hello Mount Si! Gorgeous View Home with Sport Court, Hot Tub, Water Feature and More. Listed for $799,000

This four bedroom retreat, built in 2006, offers vacation-level amenities in a home that works well as a primary residence. Located in North Bend, you're closer to skiing and Eastern Washington yet an easy commute to Renton, Kent and more.  View photos here to check out the Chef's kitchen, vaulted ceilings, hickory floors and 2.75 baths plus bonus room. Outside features exquisite landscaping with 30 foot waterfall and sprinkler irrigation system for the yard, an automatic shade awning for the back yard, a lit sports court and fenced garden/orchard.  Views of majestic Mount Si abound.  Contact me for more info on this terrific home.

Monday, October 6, 2014

One Floor Living in Haller Lake Neighborhood: Refurbished 4 Bedroom Mid Century Modern Home on Huge Lot

Take a look at the photos of this bright 4 bedroom 3.25 bath home with rolling lawn listed today at $799,500.  Located on a quiet street in Seattle's Northend, near Lakeside and the Evergreen School, the home offers space and privacy on its nearly 1/3 acre lot.  Hardwood floors and a Chef's kitchen, complete with space for guests, home office and more.  Interested in hearing more about this home? Just call or email me.

Friday, October 3, 2014

1920s Ravenna Craftsman Home: on 25th. Listed Today at $474,950

Entertaining collections.
Imagined calling this 1920s your home for the holidays.  Hardwood floors, three + bedrooms and a basement.  Off street parking.  Private back yard.  Mature trees for fall foliage, native ferns and more.  Terrific home for walkability and commuting by bus. 

This classic Craftsman home is on 25th Ave Ne: just up the road from Kidd Valley and University Village.  View photos online here.  Close to the University of Washington, Husky Stadium, Pair and Frank's restaurants Ravenna Park, and more.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Skykomish Lodge Retreat asking $260,000/ Think Snow

With winter coming don’t you want an inviting lodge style home only 13 miles from Stevens Pass to rest after a day on the slopes? 2 bedroom, 2 bath home in Skykomish complete with river rock fireplace, hardwood floors and a wraparound porch.  Use it for your own enjoyment or as a vacation rental. Click on the title for more information and photos of this property. For a closer look at this or other properties near Stevens Pass just call or email.



$325,000 Maple Leaf Fixer Upper: Three Bedroom Project for Sale on Level Lot, Quiet Street

Bring your contractor and vision.  This home is being sold as-is, offering a wonderful opportunity for a renovation in the hot Maple Leaf market.  The neighborhood has the new Reservoir Park plus my favorite hardware store: Ace.  The 1967 architectural lines on this home can be celebrated and finessed.  Three bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, hardwoods under carpets, and an attached carport.  Click here for details on the home and let me know if you'd like to hear more.