Lake Union Partner buys Midtown Center

Lake Union partners is buying Midtown Center (the Post Office site) at 23rd and Union for $23million.  The site is approximately 3 acres and will hold around 550 apartments and some retail space.  HAL (former holding company for Holland America Lines, and a large...

Staging your house -before and after

Staging your house -before and after

                   As a full service broker, I provided cleaning, staging and photography for this client and the home sold for $75,000 over the list price. Great staging and fantastic photography get people into a home. My philosophy is that you only need two...

HALA Seattle Urban Village Rezone

HALA Seattle Urban Village Rezone

Here is a map of the draft Urban Village rezone for the Central Area of Seattle.  Not many properties are actually being rezoned.  The areas in which homes are being rezoned have hash marks through them.   The biggest changes are to single family zones where the...

January Seattle Real Estate News

January Seattle Real Estate News

Home Buyer Frustration Continues Current Statistics | Market Recaps | Market Update Charts KIRKLAND, Washington (Jan. 5, 2017) - Like many other months of 2016, December was frustrating for buyers across Washington state as they encountered depleted inventory and...

Central Area Design Guidline Workshop

Central Area Design Guidline Workshop

Seattle’s Central Area neighborhood is going through a phase of rapid growth.  As new developments spring up around the area, impacts are felt most strongly by smaller business and residents who have a long called the CA their home.  The Central Area Design Guidelines...

November Real Estate in Seattle

November Real Estate in Seattle

Real Estate Brokers Expect No Holiday Breather (Released by the NWMLS without edits) Sales Stay Strong and Supplies Remain Low KIRKLAND, Washington (Dec. 5, 2016) - Pending sales of homes hit an all-time high for the month of November according to the latest...