Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Lake Forest Park View Home: Live By Some Terrific People! Listed at $899,000

Search "white porches and verandas"
on Pinterest for inspiration.
With friends living on this street, I've always enjoyed how it's tucked above Bothell Way on a country-like lane that offers knockout Lake Washington and Cascade mountain views. Click here to view the photos.  Built in 1920. 5 bedrooms.  Nearly 1/3 acre.  Gorgeous public and private spaces, wrap around veranda and bonus spaces. Watch the eagles soar and enjoy a retreat-feel just outside the city.

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Urban Modern Home on Government Way: Magnolia Modern. Listed at $719,000

DWR has the perfect furnishings to outfit this new home.
You may have heard about these brand new single family homes- now check them out! View photos here and let's discuss its features which include:
-Rooftop deck
-Modern design

-Air conditioned
-Three bedrooms and two baths
-Close to Discovery Park, Met Market and more
-Pending 4-star Built Green certification

Friday, December 4, 2015

Mediterranean Style View Home in Seattle's Laurelhurst: Listed at $1.395

Apartment Therapy gives great tips on how to decorate
outdoors with café lights. Magical!
Click here to view the online photo gallery of this "Old Hollywood" style Seattle home built in 1927.  Enjoy lake and mountain views and a magical top floor deck. Let me know if you'd like to hear more.

Saturday, November 28, 2015

1915 Home in Arlington Washington: Revive to its Original Charm. Listed at $229,000

Pinterest post and inspiration
by Rain on My Tin Roof.
After visiting Arlington the other day I checked out some of the local listings: specifically fixer-upper homes built before 1925.  This one, on an arterial off Highway 9, retains some of its original details and is just waiting for some TLC.  View the photos here. This part of Snohomish county is a great spot. Close to winter and summer sports and mountain rec.  Let me know if you'd like to hear more.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

New Construction 5 Bedroom Home on Mercer Island

This home's bath features a gorgeous tub similar to this one by Kardiel.
New construction in great location.  Gorgeous public spaces- check out that chic kitchen and breakfast area! Luxurious master suite with 5 piece spa-like bath. Lower level Great Room offers room to customize according to your hobbies and lifestyle.  Click here to see listing photos.  Priced at $1,298,000.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

1939 Maple Leaf Home with Loads of updates

Great location for this charming home in Maple Leaf. 1,560 sq ft home with 3 bedrooms and 1 bath home on a nice sunny lot. New windows, updated kitchen, plumbing and electrical. Hardwood floors. Close to the new Northgate Transit Center and easy I-5 access. Asking $499,000.

Let me you'd like to tour this and other homes available in Maple Leaf. Follow this link for additional photos and information on this home.

Monday, November 2, 2015

Wedgwood Home-- Ready For Your Vision

2 bedroom 1 bath home in Wedgwood with partially finished basement. Nice level 6,000 sq ft lot if you need room to add on. Fenced yard and detached garage. Great walking score of 78. Close to shopping, the Broiler and Café Javasti. Asking $499,000.

If you're in the market for a new home, I'd be happy to show you this home or others in the area. Follow this link for additional information and photos. 

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Mathews Beach Retreat Asking $550,000

Great Mathews Beach location. Spacious open floor plan. Minutes to Burke Gilman Trail, 15 minutes bike ride to UW. 3 bedrooms and 2 baths on main floor. Huge open lower level could be a perfect studio or M.I.L. New windows throughout. Main living area opens to the deck. Beautiful hardwood floors.

I’d be happy to show you this or other homes available in the area. For additional photos and information click here.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Sweet + Tidy 3 Bedroom Bungalow for Sale in Seattle. $508,000 & You can Adopt the Chickens Too!

This home behind its white picket fence is located north of Windermere near Magnuson Park, UW and Seattle Children's.  Built in 1943 and updated for today. Fresh finishes and tons of charm.  Click here to tour the online photo gallery

Kitchen and family room features French doors that open onto the entertaining deck and large fenced back yard.   Tucked in the back you will find Ms. Pamille and Ms. Velma in their coop.  These two chickens lay eggs every 3-5 weeks and are available for adoption. Let me know if you would like to learn more about this charming Seattle home or others in the area! 

Monday, October 12, 2015

7,000 Square Foot Lot on Queen Anne Hill: Capture the Views. Build New or Add On. $670,000

Pretty-up a porch like this. Ideas here.
Rare in-city opportunity with a large lot on Queen Anne Hill.  Near Interbay Golf, this two bedroom 1940s cottage offers a large unfinished basement and view potential.  Care to take a look? View the online photo gallery here. 

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Spotless, Charming Wedgwood Home Listed at $795,000.

Check out some design ideas here. Not that you need
inspiration- this house already has it all!
Talk about curb appeal! This 4 bedroom house on a corner lot embraces an open floor plan and features designer finishes. Private landscaped back yard.  Hardwood floors. Lovely Chefs kitchen and baths.  Click here to view the photos and let me know if I might get you more information!

Monday, October 5, 2015

Matthews Beach Home with Lake Washington Views: For Sale in Seattle. Listed at $715,000

LZF lamps are on sale now.
Embrace that look!
This light and bright 1970s Lakeside Avenue home above the Burke Gilman Trail features vaulted ceilings and a wraparound deck to take in those Lake and Mountain views.  Bring your design ideas and spruce this one up.  It could be very stylish- neighboring homes are priced well upwards of a million.  View online photos here and let's discuss.

Friday, October 2, 2015

Upper Floor Unit in West Seattle Asking $224,000

The Admiral Condominiums built in 2003 offer a well thought out building with 2 elevators, roof top garden with mountain and Sound views, fitness center and secure parking. This is a large top floor unit with great views from the deck off the living room. An easy commute to Downtown but why leave when West Seattle has everything you’ll ever need?

I’d be happy to show you this condo or others in West Seattle. Click here for additional information and pictures.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

View Ridge 4 bedroom View Home Asking $1,100,000

Great View Ridge location. This 1949 mid-century classic is sighted on the high side of the street to capture views of lake and mountains. Over 3,000 sq ft of living space. Hardwoods, large kitchen. Huge view potential with expansion of top floor. Level backyard with alley access.

To get a closer look at this home or others in the area send me an email.

Friday, September 25, 2015

Four Bedroom 1940s Seattle Home Remodeled in 1985: Listed at $750,000

Fabulous Wedgwood home on a level corner lot with gorgeous trees showing their stunning fall colors.  Side yard, back yard, fenced lawns and party spaces!  Three bedrooms upstairs.  Create your ultimate oasis with the unfinished lower level- customized to your needs and states. New carpet, along with newer: roof, gas furnace, plumbing, electrical and water line.  Take a look at the photos here and let's discuss.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

1919 Dutch Colonial Restoration Project

Looking for  a restoration project on Queen Anne?  This 1919 Dutch Colonial is just begging for a little tlc to bring it back to its original charm. Lots of the details are still there such as the crown moldings. There is even the New Yorker cover wall paper.  Asking $590,000.

Click here for additional information and photos or give me a call for a closer look at this or other homes in the area.

Monday, September 21, 2015

What Summers on the Shores Used to Look Like in Seattle: Lake Washington Waterfront Cabin for Sale. Circa 1922. Split Log Walls + Big Flat Lawn. Listed at $845,000

Design ideas for log homes? Look here for
inspiration. Porch life.
Back before the bridges across Lake Washington, Seattle folks "summered" in spots like Shoreline or, here, in Seward Park. This charming little cabin with full length porch and massive stone fireplace is perched right across the road from the lapping waves of Lake Washington.  Period details and untouched original woodwork.  Huge covered back terrace with beamed roof.  Like something out of This Old House or Country Living, design buffs will definitely want to check this one out.  Click here to view the photos online and let's discuss owning your own slice of old Seattle!

Friday, September 18, 2015

Cute Cabin in Seattle for Sale. Listed at $490,000

Coastal Living offers tips on decorating for that beachy cabin look.
Take a look inside this little charmer. Located on an arterial in north Wedgwood, this sweet little cottage offers off street parking and a lower level set up as an MIL.  4 bedrooms 1.75 baths. Built in 1930. Wood paneled living room. Original kitchen. Loads of charm. Let's discuss.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Double Lot Home on Chestnut Hill Asking $975,000

Two lots with a cool 1955 home--  vaulted ceilings, walls of glass, open floor plan and an over 32,000 sq ft lightly treed lot situated on the top of the ridge. The home has 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Minutes to I-90. Builders will see nothing but potential with these two lots. The house could be a rental during the feasibility phase or remodel the home and enjoy the space.    

If you’d like to take closer look and walk the property just let me know. For additional photos and information on the property click here.

Monday, September 14, 2015

Sand Point Country Club Home for Sale

This 5 bedroom home in Sand Point Country Club is updated with an eye for design and detail. 3 fully remodeled baths embrace a chic mid-century modern style. Large living and dining rooms provide a great flow. Contemporary kitchen with granite counters and stainless appliances includes a convenient eating bar. Easily accessed entertainment sized deck with gas barbecue.  A sport court and level yard is the perfect play space. All new windows/doors and landscaping.  Large 2 car garage. Offered at $1,299,000.
Click here for photos and additional information on this home. Or to schedule a showing just drop me a line.  This is a terrific home! 

Friday, September 11, 2015

Take a Look! 4 Bedroom Home in Greenlake: $879,000. House for Sale in Seattle

Get inspired here.  This Seattle home on the market offers
similar oak floors, white walls, airy spaces.
Bright and airy Greenlake area home with gorgeous coved archways and nooks.  Take a look at the photos of this classic home with entry hall, coved ceilings, hardwood floors and more!  Dining room with French doors to deck. Large bedroom with sunroom on the main floor.  Serene master suite retreat tucked in the eaves upstairs with sitting area, kitchenette, gorgeous bath and walk in closet. Exposed brickwork for architectural appeal.  Wainscoted bathroom with vintage charm. Finished basement with great room featuring second fireplace with mantle.  Walk to the lake, the shops the restaurants.  Care to hear more? Just give me a call or email. I'm here to assist!

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

1910 Ballard Bungalow for Sale

Peruse the photos on this website for design ideas like this.
The photos here show the charm of this good looking cottage in an urban setting. Walk everywhere from this 3 bedroom 1 bath home. Listed at $434,950 this cottage has numerous systems updates as well as a remodeled kitchen and more. Fenced back yard with garden area and cottage pavers. Ballard charm, in a nutshell.

Monday, September 7, 2015

Living Life at the Beach. Richmond Beach Home for Sale at $647,000

Bring your design ideas and get ready for the beach life!  Tucked up North of Seattle in Shoreline is this midcentury home that catches the saltwater breezes and the gorgeous Olympic Mountain and Puget Sound views.  Solid built and well maintained, it awaits your fresh ideas and modern sensibilities.  Three bedrooms and built in 1950 with a huge party deck for relishing those sunsets, a daylight lower level and tons of parking.  Let's discuss this one after you take a look at the photos here.

Friday, September 4, 2015

1940's View Ridge Home situated with a Stunning View

Here is a perfect home that puts the View in View Ridge. Classic 1940’s architecture with 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, big windows and a bright main floor to capture the views. Move in ready or bring your ideas. Offers being reviewed September 10th. Asking $1,042,500.

For a closer look click here. Give me a call if you’d like to take a tour.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

New Construction or Rehab Project.

This 2 bedroom 1 bath home with a ton of potential. Looking for a buildable lot a few blocks up the street from PCC? Here’s a 5,700 sq ft lot with a quaint 730 sq ft home on it. Alley access. Close to shops, neighborhood parks and amenities. The house is located in the Eckstein area. Asking $455,000.

Give me a call to walk through the house. Click here or additional information and photos.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Classic Seattle 1914 Colonial. Practically Untouched Maple Leaf Home Listed at $799,000

Bring your vision... and just imagine how this home's elegance could sing again! As Chip and Joanna say, "Are you ready for a Fixer Upper"? 

12 foot ceilings grace the main floor's formal rooms and upstairs offers tall ceilings too.  An unfinished attic space would make an amazing master suite with city and lake peek-a-boo views.  This hilltop is one of the City's highest and this home is situated on a corner lot across from Maple Leaf Park.  New wiring and copper pipe. Unfinished basement.

Click here to view the online photos and let me know if I can get you more information. 

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Seattle Home on the Market: Open Floor Plan Home with Welcoming Covered Porch Listed at $699,950

This open concept three bedroom North end home offers newer construction and plenty of space. Tucked behind another residence this 2004 house features travertine and oak floors, Chef's kitchen, wood-paneled study and a private yard. Spacious master suite.  Great room. Take a look at the photos here and let's discuss!

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Modern Living in Seattle: 2 Bedroom Ballard Home Listed at $489,950

Dwell knows how to efficiently trick out small spaces.
Loft-like living with minimalist contemporary décor. Take a look at the photos of this gorgeous Ballard house with floor to ceiling windows, radiant concrete floors and a chic urban courtyard.  Open kitchen. Wide-plank hickory. Storage room and off street parking. 

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

1902 Tangletown Charmer for Sale: $534,500 Seattle Home for Sale. Condo Alternative

This cottage features an apple green front door
like this one.  Cheery cottage style.
Walk to Greenlake from this home that is currently used as a vacation rental. Check out the online photos here. The home is a one bedroom, one bath cottage- tucked back on the lot.  Fresh new interiors and nice deck for entertaining. Furnishings available for purchase as well. Let me know if you would like to learn more.

Monday, August 24, 2015

1918 Craftsman Home for Sale in Seattle: Listed at $435,000. Bike to Work!

Coastal Living has the red white and blue front porch scheme
down pat. This home's got a great curb appeal too!
This two bedroom one bath Bryant home is located near the Burke Gilman Trail on the arterial, 40th Avenue NE.  Perfect spot for bike commuting to nearby UW, Seattle Children's or downtown.  Rocking chair front porch with garden. View the online photos here and let's discuss.

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Midcentury Windermere Home: $749,950

Shop Room & Board for the perfect dining room set
for this classic midcentury home.
Thoughtful, stylish updates abound! Take a look at this house on the market and let me know if you'd like to hear more.  Four bedrooms 2.75 baths. Remodeled kitchen. Decks for outdoor living.  Master suite.  Classic Seattle 1950s home.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

A Farm House in Fall City on Acreage for Sale

Turn to Knick of Time for farmhouse design
ideas to spruce up a home like this one.
This getaway is priced at $599,950. Down a private lane at road's end, and sitting on nearly 5 acres, this 1936 farm house offers lawns and lots of room for your weekend retreat or new home.  Three bedrooms.  Excellent opportunity for your design updates.  View photos online here!

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Small House Living: House Boat in Seattle for Sale. Listed at $179,000

Take a look at this little floating home- technically a vessel!  This live-aboard is tucked under the University Bridge on Portage Bay with a private dock you'll share with your one neighbor. Queen sized nook for the bed. River rock gas fireplace.  Room for that SUP or kayak. Kick back and enjoy the evening sunsets while the water laps all around.  Contact me for all the details!

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Four Bedroom Midcentury Modern Bryant House for Sale

Take a look at this one located on a wonderful street above Ravenna.  Photos are online here.  With a few design upgrades this solid home will flourish.  Three bedrooms on the main floor with guest quarters (including bath and kitchenette) below. Hardwood floors, mid century fireplaces, attached garage, lower level Great Room and more. Listed at $647,000.  Let me know if I can get you more information!

Monday, August 10, 2015

1913 Whittier Heights Home: Seattle House for Sale. Great Lines.

How to furnish a porch with style?
 Coastal Living has ideas to spare, like these.
Street appeal!  Great lines/ front porch/ fenced back yard with garden.  This three bedroom Ballard home is listed at $575,000. Hardwood floors, remodeled baths and kitchen.  Lower level for your creativity. Thermopane windows, on demand water heater, updated electrical and newer plumbing.  View the online photos here and let's discuss. 

Three Bedroom 1942 Ravenna House: $368,000

Turn to Sunset.com for
DIY arbor ideas like these.
Welcoming front porch. Large backyard with deck. Terrific location.

This home on 23rd will review offers next week. View the photos online here and let me know if you'd like to hear more or take a look at this bungalow.

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Classic Seattle Home: 1903 Architecture Near Seattle University with Mountain Views. $725,000

This Old House has tackled many homes like
 this one over the years.  But here, the work has been done for you!
Excellent location for walkability. 3 bedroom 2.25 bath house with spacious kitchen, hardwood floors and gracious, bright rooms. Master suite with views. Unfinished basement, fenced yard and separate garage. Classic Seattle completely renovated and with new systems. Click here to view the photos and let me know if you would like to learn more.

Friday, August 7, 2015

Maple Leaf House: $425,000

Home on 80th makes smart use of its space: from two attic bedrooms to daylight basement with good ceiling height. Living room with French doors. This three bedroom 1927 house offers a private back yard and enviable urban locale. Click here to view the photos online and let's discuss!

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Cute Magnolia Cottage: Seattle Home for Sale Listed at $460,000

Close to Seattle's Discovery Park, shown here.
This home's on a corner lot and is close to Discovery Park and all its knockout views. Excellent fixer-upper opportunity for the buyer seeking a terrific location and a 1940s home with good bones. Two bedrooms now- with room to expand in the basement. Overlooks a Northwest woodlands vista. Let me know if I might tell you more!

Classic 1889 Greek Revival on the Market in Seattle's Leschi Neighborhood: Breathtaking Architecture

Greek Revival architecture.
Listed at $1,350,000 this breathtaking home has all its original details (including mill work) and grandeur. Take a look through the online photo gallery here. Four bedrooms, 3.75 bathrooms, Chef's kitchen, guest quarters, large sunny lot.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

1978 Wedgwood Home Listed in NE Seattle: Backyard Urban Sanctuary

Backyard styling ideas galore.
Take a look at the photos online of this three bedroom home just made for entertaining. French doors off the dining room lead to private back yard and gardens with water feature. Master suite with heated floors in bath. Entryway staircase leads to lower and upper levels. New roof, furnace, hot water heater, windows, garage doors and more. Listed at $769,000.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

4 Bedroom Ridgecrest Home Asking $449,950

Walk to the Crest Theater, coffee shop and parks. Beautifully remodeled 1947 home on quiet street. Fully finished daylight basement. Hardwoods and carpet throughout with under floor heated marble in 2 of the 3 full bathrooms.

Let me know if you’d like to take a look at this or other homes in the area.

Click here for additional photos and specifics on the home. 

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Cool Design. Seattle Real Estate Opportunity: A-Frame Home Near Sheridan Beach with Tons of Potential. Listed at $300,000

Live every day like you're on vacation.  Behind its red gate, this two bedroom, one bath 1973 home with cathedral ceilings would make the ideal design renovation project.  The wooded lot has shade gardens and a hot tub tucked beneath the boughs.  Serene, cabin-like feel right in the City with spacious decks, a spring-fed koi pond, circular staircase and more.

Like living in your own private Arboretum. Just up the hill from Sheridan Beach in Lake Forest Park, this home has easy access to the Burke Gilman Trail, Third Place Books, the Sunday Farmer's Market and more.

Click here to view the photos and let's discuss.  This would be a terrific design project!

Thursday, July 16, 2015

1911 Seattle Craftsman Home for Sale in Greenlake Neighborhood. $800,000 in Tangletown

Cottages like these are coveted in Seattle.
Click here to get remodeling ideas and leads like this home's team.
This home is on a large lot and features its original dining room with boxed ceilings and gorgeous updates like a Chef's kitchen. The main floor offers two bedrooms and a smartly updated traditional-style wainscoted bath... while tucked upstairs is a bedroom and bonus den. Lots of potential up there!  Excellent spot to add dormer windows and expand. 

More room can also be gained by custom finishing the home's lower level with its good ceiling height.  A deck off the kitchen is perfect for entertaining and taking in the garden. Alley access and parking, plus walk to Wallingford and the lake. Take a look at the online photo gallery here and let me know if I might let you know more about this terrific house.