Madison Park

April 12, 2012

Cafe Flora's Spring Menu Rocks

Fountain Patio Dining at Cafe Flora in Madison Park 

In Madison Park lies one of Seattle's most treasured restaurants.  That it is vegetarian is more important to some of us than to others, but that it is art filled, sun and shadow filled, has delightful almost unheard music tickling at your ears, friendly and attentive servers ...

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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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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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Feb. 25, 2010

Madison Park Real Estate Update, Feb. 2010

New evidence of a real estate market turnaround?

The big news in the Madison Park real estate market last month was the report by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service (MLS) that the median price of Seattle homes sold in January was actually higher than in the same month a year ...

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Feb. 4, 2010

Seattle Japanese Gardens 50th Anniversary

The Japanese Garden in the Arboretum is about to end its winter hiatus, reopening on Sunday, February 14, for its 50th Anniversary season. Rated by a garden journal as one of the ten favorite Japanese gardens in the country, Seattle’s Japanese Garden was inaugurated in July 1960, after only four ...

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May 10, 2009

Mother's Day at the Washington Park Arboretum

This year marks the 75th  anniversary of the Washington Park Arboretum.   It was officially established then in a "joint agreement" between the city of Seattle and the University of Washington.  Hardly a month goes by without at

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