Aug. 12, 2012

New Feature: Lifestyle Home Search (Best Schools, Low Crime, and More)

Lifestyle Home Search

Lifestyle Home Search

A great new feature on is its collection of Lifestyle search options.  Try it here: Advanced Search.  The data is scrubbed down to the block/group level - much finer than the zip code level.

The Lifestyle options are:

  • Highly Rated Schools - Select "Very ...
Share This Post
May 30, 2012

New Listing: Remodeled 3 Bedroom Rambler in Echo Lake Neighborhood of Shoreline

Shoreline Remodeled Rambler

Shoreline Remodeled Rambler

This former bank owned house has been expertly remodeled with a totally reimagined kitchen and numerous updates:

  • Kitchen remodel with granite counter tops, new refrigerator, tile back splash, and new cabinets
  • New roof, new gutters and downspouts, and tube light in bathroom
  • New windows all around
  • New ...
Share This Post
March 9, 2012

New Listing: Terrific Shoreline Remodeled Home is Like New

All New Kitchen

Shoreline Remodeled House

Today we are introducing this thoroughly remodeled 4 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom house in Shoreline with detached 1 car garage and workshop.  It sits on a large residential lot in a quiet neighborhood in the Briarcrest community of southeast Shoreline.  Three schools and two parks lie within ...

Share This Post
Nov. 15, 2011

Seattle's Loyal Heights Elementary School is one of the Best Elementary Schools in Seattle

One of the best elementary schools in Seattle is the Loyal Heights Elementary School located in the Ballard neighborhood.  Serving grades K-5, it is among the few public elementary schools that are recognized for high student academic achievement.

According to the Seattle Times article, its students passed state standardized ...

Share This Post
Oct. 17, 2011

How 2 Colleges In The Greater Seattle Region Are Saving The Planet

It’s well and good to learn from a lecture. But rarely is a lecture life-changing.

Washington is called the evergreen state. We love our trees, the great outdoors and our planet. We are a hardy people. And we have two universities (colleges) that are in the top 10 for sustainable ...

Share This Post
Sept. 22, 2011

Spacious Bellevue View Home has Many Upgrades

Bellevue View Home

In the hills of South Bellevue nearby to where I live, I recently found this Bellevue view home with many attractive features:

  • A great view of trees and greenery with the mountains in the distance.
  • An oversized master suite with with room for an office or TV/entertainment area besides ...
Share This Post
Aug. 12, 2011

Green Your School Year Around The Greater Seattle Region



Wow! Where did the summer (oh, did we have one) go? It's mid August and a new school year is just around the corner. Stores are full of back to school supplies and clothes. Times are tough - budgets are stretched thin. It's easy to want to ...

Share This Post
June 28, 2011

Living in Edmonds - Virtual Relocation Package

Quaint Edmonds downtown like a seaside village. 

Edmonds is just north of Seattle and overlooks Puget Sound.  It is as peaceful as a village with a quaint downtown shopping district and just down the street at the water is the Ferry Terminal with a ferry running to Kingston (from which you drive to Bainbridge Island ...

Share This Post
May 12, 2011

Seattle Pacific University, Great Location, Great Christian Education

Just off Nickerson Street on the northern skirts of Queen Anne is the campus of Seattle Pacific University.  One of the four large universities in Seattle (the others being University of Washington, Seattle University, and Cornish College of the Arts), Seattle Pacific is on 43 acres and is rated ...

Posted in Queen Anne, Schools
Share This Post