Sept. 9, 2012

Wilde Rover, Kirkland's Irish Pub

One of my all time local favorites is The Wilde Rover Irish Pub Restaurant.  This popular Kirkland pub borrows part of its name from the well known Irishman, Oscar Wilde.  By their own admission devoted to "good food, drink, conversation, entertainment and friends" the atmosphere of this local ...

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April 26, 2012

A Pocketfull of Kids Activities for Bellevue and the Eastside


If you are thinking about moving to Bellevue, Kirkland, Woodinville, Issaquah, Sammamish, or another of the highly rated Eastside communities, this pocketful of Kids Activities is offered in a spirit of showing, not telling, you what's fun and available in an area that I personally believe to be ...

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Oct. 23, 2011

Learn about the Eastside Deal of the Week

Eastside Deal of the Week

Each week I'm picking out the Deal of the Week out of my Eastside Value Buyer's List.  I'm looking for a house that is already discounted to fair market value at the list price and is in good repair.  I visit the ...

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Oct. 15, 2011

Sign up for the Free Weekly Eastside Value Buyer's List

Eastside Value Buyer's List

Today I launched a weekly series of MLS searches to discover the best prospects on the Eastside for investors and handy owner occupiers to buy houses at a discount.  This is an amalgamated list of bank owned homes that already appear to be fairly priced ...

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July 16, 2011

Seafair Events on Saturday, July 16

Queen of Seattle sails under Ballard Bridge 

Seafair is here!  July is a treasure trove of events in the Seattle area as parades, festivals, and neighborhood celebrations sprout up everywhere.  Just on the 16th (yes, that's tomorrow!) are 5 major events throughout the area, as follows:

The Pirate's Booty Seafair Milk Carton ...

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June 6, 2011

Townhouse, House, or Condo in Downtown Kirkland, $500,000 to $700,000 Range


The Downtown neighborhood of Kirkland offers a great lifestyle.  Many of the homes will offer views of the lake, and living in this area you are just steps to downtown Kirkland's abundance of cafes, restaurants, boutiques & galleries.    The Lake Street Mall and the Marina offer enjoyment ...

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June 1, 2011

Kirkland Marina Park

Kirkland Marina Park 

Marina Beach Park in Kirkland's Moss Bay is a destination for walkers and for boaters alike.  You can drive there, boat there (overnight guest moorage is convenient) or walk there from your home, especially if you are the lucky owner of a Downtown home, most of which ...

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Dec. 10, 2010

Bob Kelly, our New Bellevue Real Estate Investment Specialist!

bellevue washinton real estateeXp Realty would like to welcome its newest real estate investment expert, Bob Kelly, to our team in Bellevue, WA.  Bob is a newly licensed agent, since June. He lives with his wife and three sons in Bellevue, WA.

Real estate investment background:

Bob and his wife have purchased six ...

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May 6, 2010

Purple Cafe and Wine Bar in Kirkland


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Purple could be a mindset, it could be a way of life.  If I didn't have anything else to do than explore area wines and eat wonderful food, I might be ...

Posted in Community, Dining, Kirkland
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April 15, 2010

St. Edwards State Park in Juanita

A series on local parks in the Seattle Area by Edy Kizaki, Realtor, Broker

This park is a hidden jewel which, once discoverd, will not fail to get onto your list of permanat favorite places

to take the kids.  There are a variety of different areas and activites available ...

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