Seattle real estate sales slow down as supply can’t match demand

Seattle real estate sales are slowing down but prices are through the roof This just in from the Seattle Multiple Listing Service: Traffic isn't the only thing that is gridlocked around many Puget Sound communities. "We're experiencing gridlock in the Puget Sound housing market," suggested J. Lennox Scott in reaction to the latest statistics from Northwest Multiple Listing Service. MLS figures show pending sales across the 23 counties it serves dropped about 4.5 percent in March compared to … Continue reading...

Seattle Real Estate: Mid-Century Townhomes for Sale in Madison Park

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Seattle Real Estate Buyers! Looking for an awesome mid-century modern townhome for sale in Seattle? Then you will love this wonderful 1940's townhomes in Seattle's hot Madison Valley neighborhood. Unit 403 30th Ave. E. is two bedrooms and two baths for 4389,950 and unit 405 30th Ave. E. is $419,950. Walk to everything from this vintage Madison Valley townhouse-style home. Hardwood floors and vintage style throughout with updated kitchen and baths. Ideal for those who want the convenience … Continue reading...

Seattle Real Estate: Choosing the best place to live in Seattle

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What is the best neighborhood in Seattle? What's the best neighborhood in Seattle to live in and buy a house if you have kids? What about if you're an active single person? Or getting older and maybe want something quiet? Where do the artists and creative folks live? Are there certain neighborhoods that attract those in tech or musicians or dog lovers? What if you want to just relax and have peace and quiet or you love to garden or take long walks or bicycle to work? The truth is, there's … Continue reading...

Seattle suffering from lack of real estate

Seattle real estate for sale in a sellers market

As reported from anecdotes from brokers and from reports from the local Northwest Multiple Listing Service, depleted inventory is contributing to "overwhelming" traffic at open houses, shifts in strategies for both buyers and sellers, and escalating prices. The latest figures show a drop of nearly 28 percent in the number of active listings in the MLS database compared to a year ago. Members added 6,670 new listings during the month across 23 counties in the MLS service area. That's down nearly … Continue reading...

Staging your home for sale in Seattle

Staging your Seattle home before selling is always a great idea to get top-dollar when you sell your home. When you're dealing with such a significant financial transaction, you want to make sure you don't leave any money on the table. You wouldn't sell your car without cleaning it out first and making it look its best... you should do the same with your house before putting it on the market. Relative to the amount of time and money involved, staging may be one of the most lucrative projects … Continue reading...

Beautiful Luxury Home in Laurelhurst

Seattle real estate luxury homes for lease

  Stunning 1934 English Tudor located in Laurelhurst Beach Club area of Seattle 4556 52nd Ave. NE, Seattle WA 98105 $1,495,000       Storybook Tudor home in magical Laurelhurst setting. Wake up each morning to the sunrise and sweeping views of Lake Washington and the Cascade mountains. Charm galore, tons of natural light, freshly painted, hardwoods, romantic woodburning fireplace, multiple decks & serene entertainment spaces, lush landscaping. Gourmet … Continue reading...

Beautiful Vintage Craftsman on Capitol Hill in Seattle

Old Historic Home on Capitol Hill

Original 1906 Craftsman-era home with only 2 owners in over 100 years. 1153 17th Avenue East $1,600,000 This 5 bed, 3.5 bath home w/master suite has a finished attic, basement & garage studio w/kitchen & bath. Attic would be great art studio or 2nd view master suite Use garage as guest quarters or park 2 cars. Venetian plaster walls, coved ceilings, stained glass, antique gas fireplaces, restored 1906 gas/electric light fixtures. Redo the kitchen to your taste and have a home of your … Continue reading...

Vintage Georgetown Bungalow

Seattle Home for Sale in Georgetown, Seattle WA

Wonderful Craftsman Home for Sale 6637 Flora Ave. S. $495,000  Vintage 1909 Georgetown home w/large art or music studio and/or garage & workshop. Private backyard w/deck, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, den, spacious family room, grand formal living and dining rooms, kitchen w/original tile & cabinets, cute eating nook w/built-ins. Carpets pulled up in basement, so ready to install tile or refinish the concrete. Fenced yard with bamboo gardens, gas heat, new roof and H2O tank, all new … Continue reading...

Mid-Century Modern style home for sale in Seattle area

Seattle real estate for sale in Kennydale

2113 Dayton Ave. N.E. Renton WA 98056 $450,000 Retro cool mid-century modern home for the new millennium. Dynamic indoor/outdoor spaces optimize enjoyment and allow for free flow of movement and ideas and artist studio and workshop invites creativity. 3 bedrooms and restored original tile bath plus a massive 16x20 Master Suite. Remodeled kitchen, unique double-sided wood-burning fireplace, gleaming hardwood floors. Beautiful park-like grounds, almost 1/4 acre of resplendent gardens and green … Continue reading...

Capitol Hill 1908 Vintage American Foursquare at 814 19th Avenue, Seattle WA 98122

Amazing vintage home on South Capitol Hill 814 19th Avenue, Seattle WA 98122 $949,000 Architecturally significant 1908 vintage Craftsman for creative living. 8-10BR & 4 bath home, one amazing architect-designed kitchen with two additional food preparation areas and many live/work options. Perfect for extended family, Air B&B, co-living or amazing estate property -- your home, your choice, your opportunity. Beautiful original woodwork throughout, many original features, yet updated … Continue reading...