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Jan. 6, 2012

Seattle Real Estate New Year's Resolution #3 Know Your Neighborhoods

Greg Nikols, a former Seattle mayor, called Seattle a City of Neighborhoods.  Each has its character, its charms, perhaps even its faults.  Before you choose a home it is extremely important to be sure that you will not regret the location.

Are schools important to you?  Walkability ...

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Oct. 3, 2011

Belltown Condo in Seattle

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Belltown Condo in Seattle

Working in the Seattle market,  you bet I preview lots of Belltown condos in Seattle.  Combining urban excitement and Seattle’s spectacular natural setting, Belltown is a hot market for both retail buyers and investors looking for opportunities in a stable real estate market.

A ...

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July 13, 2011

Best Real Estate Deals in Seattle

Best Real Estate Deals in Seattle

 

 

One of the most frequently asked questions I get are “where can I find the best real estate deals in Seattle?” and “what’s the hottest area in Seattle?”   Honestly, there is value in every market and in every neighborhood.  ...

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June 22, 2011

Community Patch in Seattle Neighborhoods

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One of the most delightful things about Seattle is the abundance of nature surrounding us.  Although this is a large metropolitan city, I appreciate the fact that you can escape to nature at any time.  Big or large, we have parks situated in every neighborhood and convenient access ...

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June 17, 2011

Seattle Neighborhood Farmers Markets

Fremont Sunday Market

Seattle Farmers Markets are a local tradition, and each neighborhood has one with a little bit of it's own special character.  Here is the all-inclusive list of the markets.  You don't have to limit yourself to one because many of them are on different days of ...

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June 17, 2011

Celebration of Coffee in Seattle!

 

Coffee in Seattle

On June 18 and 19, Seattle Center will be hosting Northwest Coffee Festival 2011 in celebration of great coffee in Seattle.  This will be a truly exquisite event to not only taste the best of northwest coffee but an opportunity to experience coffee in various ...

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June 14, 2011

Marination Mobile in Seattle

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Restaurant or kitchen on wheels is fast becoming common and popular casual dining option in Seattle.  With the recent explosion of food trucks serving diverse array of appetizing fare, it is easy to understand the appreciation.  Most frequent type you see in Seattle corners are Mexican food trucks ...

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Sept. 14, 2010

The Monorail in a Blink*

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The Seattle Monorail is a one-stop public transit option and part of our World’s Fair history (built in 1962).  I’m a fan.  This isn’t a train, a subway, a light rail, or public transit system ...

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May 12, 2010

Seattle Tours for Everyone

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Got the sunshine bug?  Pulled out your shorts and sneaks yet?  Here's something you might enjoy on a Thursday, Friday or Saturday (Apr-Dec).  For inquiring minds: when you notice fern ...

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April 27, 2010

The Seattle Market - is it true?

Here's a common misnomer, but one that we all use often and for different reasons:  "The Seattle Market."  But really, to mix up all the neighborhood data into this one market snapshot is like mixing all the primary colors till they're brown, and then trying to ...

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