Westwood Village Ranch Bungalow with “Modern Shed”

9456 21st Ave. SW Seattle WA $525,000 Live beautifully in this sweet 1941 Cape Cod bungalow, tucked away in a peaceful setting with rural feel (complete with chicken coop!) Gracious front deck leads you inward to your updated home w/new electrical panel, Mitsubishi heat pump and cooling system (AC!), new sewer line, and newer appliances. The backyard is an organic retreat w/fruit trees: Lambert cherry, honeycrisp apples, bartlett pears, fig & an edible landscape of alpine strawberries, … Continue reading...

Seattle Real Estate Market Continues at a Crazy Pace

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The Real Estate market in the Seattle is crazy! Brokers with Northwest Multiple Listing Service added 10,562 new listings to inventory during March -- the highest volume since September when they added 11,210 properties to the selection. Even so, demand continued to outstrip supply, keeping inventory depleted and we are seeing offers of 5, 10 and even 20% over listed price. The latest statistical summary from Northwest MLS shows double-digit price hikes were widespread across the 26 … Continue reading...

West Seattle Contemporary Home for Sale

3707 40th Avenue SW, Seattle WA 98116 $995,000 You will love this like-new contemporary home with coveted 4 bedrooms and 2 baths on 2nd floor including a sumptuous Master Suite. There is an elegant living room with a fireplace and a main-floor family room or office with 2nd fireplace and access to fenced Zen garden with a hot tub. Amazing top-of-the-line remodeled kitchen with gas range and stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar and dining room too! Master features 5-piece bath with heated … Continue reading...

Park Manor Townhomes

525 17th Avenue East Seattle WA 98112 $599,950 Beautiful vintage charm in this 1400 sqft town home w/gleaming hardwood floors & fireplace, located on quiet tree-lined street on North Capitol Hill. Lives like a house! Many custom features & Southern exposure flood the space with light. Two bedrooms up & amazing European stone "wet room" bath. Remodeled kitchen with stainless steel appliances. Lower level offers a 2nd bath area w/opportunity to build a 3rd bedroom, office, bar or … Continue reading...

Swanky Columbia City Pad near Seward Park

Swanky Columbia City Batchelor pad

Mid-Century Modern In-City Pad in Columbia City 4709 50th Ave. S. in Seattle $450,000 Take a Virtual Tour! Located between beautiful Lake Washington and Seward Park & hopping Columbia City, this updated condo is part of a vibrant, safe and friendly 8-unit complex. Enjoy Mid-Century chic galore, lovingly enhanced with many touches including foodie-inspired and remodeled kitchen with gas range. Move-in ready with hardwood floors and newer appliances. Includes serene back yard … Continue reading...

Loan limits raised on home loans in the Seattle area

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For the fourth straight year, the Federal Housing Finance Agency raised the conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. (By law, conforming loan limits must be adjusted to reflect changes in home prices across the U.S.) Across most of the U.S. the 2020 loan limit will be raised to $510,400, an increase of nearly 5.4% from last year's level of $484,350. In high-cost areas, including three counties in Washington state, the limit increases to $741,750 (150% of $510,400). The new … Continue reading...

Seattle Real Estate Market Mixed through the 2019 Summer

Modern home for sale in Seattle in the Wallingford neighborhood

Seattle Real Estate Market mixed this summer Northwest MLS brokers report mixed activity during July, as volume of closed sales reaches 12-month high July provided mixed messages on housing activity, noted one industry veteran when commenting on the latest report from Northwest Multiple Listing Service. The newly released MLS figures show last month's closed sales reached a 12-month high. Member-brokers also reported the number of new listings (11,193) nearly matched pending sales … Continue reading...

Vintage Capitol Hill Home for Sale

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Seattle Real Estate   Vintage Home on Capitol Hill is a great investment in Seattle Real Estate 811 E. Aloha Street, Seattle WA 98102 Restored 1906 vintage home for sale in historic Harvard Belmont on Capitol Hill which is perfect for the forward-thinking investor with an eye towards future development. Both units have wood floors and updated kitchens and baths with gas range and stainless steel appliances. Main floor features wood-burning fireplace, new period windows, deck and yard … Continue reading...

Vintage Victorian Home on Capitol Hill

218 19th Avenue East, Seattle WA 98122 $869,000 Vintage Victorian Home on Capitol Hill. Imaginative re-creation of a 1906 Victorian home, complete with backyard folly - “Gustav’s Teahouse”, perfect for music, art studio or a tea party after a game of croquet in your secluded backyard garden. This classic vintage home is a jewel box of whimsy. Owner/artist designed spaces become a celebration of creativity. Hand-hewn woodwork and cabinetry throughout, Fanciful tile baths, intriguing nooks and … Continue reading...

West Seattle View Home

Mesmerizing and Sublime West Seattle Lose yourself in the views from this sweet Cape Cod-style bungalow in the Gatewood neighborhood of West Seattle 7704 44th Ave. SW, Seattle WA 98136 $795,000   Virtual Tour of 7304 44th Ave. SW Amazing unobstructable water views from Vashon to Bainbridge from this secluded relaxing retreat. Beautiful sunsets, long afternoons on the patio, views of the Olympic Mountains, peace and quiet. Gourmet kitchen with Viking gas range, Fisher Paykel … Continue reading...