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Where To Impress An Out-Of-Towner In Seattle

Where To Impress An Out-Of-Towner In Seattle

Playing tour guide with someone who has never experienced all that Seattle has to offer can be a daunting task, mainly because there is SO much to see, and you want to make sure they have the best experience. Here is my list of must-see places to bring your tourists as well as where to eat/drink to assure they’re just as impressed as you are with this place.

Selling A Home In The PNW: Which Months Are Best?

Selling A Home In The PNW: Which Months Are Best?

If you’re thinking about selling your home, you may be wondering: what time of year is the best time to do so? Although a good real estate agent can sell a house during any season, there are definitely certain months of the year that are better than others for various reasons.

Easy Ways to Increase Your Home's Value

Easy Ways to Increase Your Home's Value

Selling your home can look like a long and intimidating road, but there are many easy do-it-yourself projects you can do that will increase your home’s value by more than you know!

Live Ballard- What I love About this Eccentric Seattle Neighborhood

Live Ballard- What I love About this Eccentric Seattle Neighborhood

Ballard is one of Seattle’s oldest neighborhoods, and holds a rich history. Whether you’re strolling the beach at Golden Gardens, visiting the Nordic Heritage Museum, or hitting the Ballard Farmers Market, this neighborhood has it all. Here are some highlights of the Ballard neighborhood that you definitely do not want to overlook!

Preparing to Sell in The Spring

Preparing to Sell in The Spring

Before listing your home, there are several steps you can take to ensure that it will be in tip-top shape and appeal to buyers. Updates big and small make a difference in first impressions and can increase your net profit. Here are a few guidelines that will help you prepare for a sale in the season ahead.

Home Maintenance Checklist: Winter 2018

Home Maintenance Checklist: Winter 2018

We are moving from the autumnal season and into the chill of winter, which means now is the time to have a look at essential winter home maintenance. Whether it’s in preparation for the sale of your home or just the desire to protect your investment, the following tips and tricks will help you keep your residence in top shape through the coldest season of the year.

Local Spotlight: Build an Impeccable Leschi Lifestyle

Local Spotlight: Build an Impeccable Leschi Lifestyle

I recently introduced a stellar ready-to-build view lot in Leschi to the market with approved permits and plans for a 3,000+ square foot home with a 2-car garage. Situated down a private road, this is a rare chance to build your dream home in a coveted neighborhood with sweeping views of Lake Washington and the Sound. In celebration of this unique opportunity and its proximity to the marina, market and restaurants, I decided to highlight Leschi with a local spotlight.

Home Maintenance Checklist: Fall 2018

Home Maintenance Checklist: Fall 2018

The changing of the seasons marks the time of year for home maintenance. Whether you’re preparing to sell or just want to take care of your beloved home, this checklist will help ensure your home stays in tip top shape through the upcoming cold, rainy season.

Seattle Seeks Upzoning as Affordable Living Solution

Seattle Seeks Upzoning as Affordable Living Solution

Affordable housing is defined by Seattle’s government as housing that “costs no more that 30% of a household’s income”. While the number of units available that meet this guideline shrink, local government is seeking to change zoning regulations in hopes of increasing housing opportunities that will be affordable.

Hipsters Love Seattle, and Houses Too

Hipsters Love Seattle, and Houses Too

Seattle is known for many things. One of which is its ability to include a vast array of people in one, unique city. A new generation of art-loving, out of the box thinkers are here and are affecting the housing market within our wonderful city. Who are they? Hipsters.

Neighborhood Spotlight: Magnolia

Neighborhood Spotlight: Magnolia

Secluded and surrounded by natural beauty, Magnolia is one of Seattle’s oldest and largest neighborhoods, offering a small-town feel within the big city. Only accessible by three bridges, the quaint and quiet community sits just northwest of downtown on a hilly coastal peninsula. Home to Discovery Park, a thriving commercial district, family-friendly activities, and incredible outdoor amenities, Magnolia continues to attract new residents, locals, and tourists to enjoy its myriad offerings and lifestyle.