Wedgwood

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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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

community patches in seattle

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 18, 2011

Grateful Bread in the Wedgwood Neighborhood

 

There are few things more important in a neighborhood than having a great bakery.  If it is a bakery that emphasizes healthy and organic breads and pastries, all the better.  If it's also a great cafe with a pleasant laid back environment, plentiful tables and nice ...

Posted in Community, Dining, Wedgwood
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May 3, 2011

Rain Sushi in Wallingford

Rain in WallingfordRain Sushi has some buzz and we went and tried it out a little bit ago.  It presents a menu that is "modern Japanese fusion" which means Outside Rain in Wallingfordtraditional ingredients but treated with sometimes a western flair.  There is a nice selection on the menu of other cooked items ...

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April 29, 2010

Classic Seattle Architecture - Craftsman House

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Seattle is known for an early 20th-century American architecture called Craftsman.  People who visit our city notice the abundance of Craftsman houses & bungalows and note that these aren't quite so common (or ...

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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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July 21, 2009

Schools, Soccer and Synagogues in Wedgwood

Wonderful Wedgwood. The community just north of Ravenna, View Ridge and the UW was named by Al Balch, the founder of Wedgwood. His wife loved the English inspired "Wedgwood" China and they developed the community just after the great depression in 1929 when much of the area was used for ...
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