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5019 Hyada Blvd NE, Tacoma
Incredible rare opportunity! One of only a couple remaining vacant lots in lower Browns Point. Just under a quarter acre and brimming with possibilities. Imagine waking to breathtaking views of Commencement Bay, the Olympics, Vashon Island and finishing the day with gorgeous sunsets over North Tacoma. If the views don't satisfy the neighborhood amenities are sure to please. Stroll down to Lighthouse Park for picnics, sun, and summer events. Explore the 461 acres of forest, camping, beach, and swimming of Dash Point State Park. Enjoy a frosty beverage up the street at North 47 Brewing, dine out at the Cliff House and grab essentials at Lighthouse Market. Easy access to Hwy 509 North through Federal Way or South to the Tacoma Dome Station.
830 S Anderson St, Tacoma, WA
This Central Tacoma tudor home is ready for a new owner! Inside you'll find unmistakable charm spotted throughout, ready for an eager owner to accentuate. Oak floors run wall to wall, arches frame the dining room entry and a quaint fireplace waits for cold winter feet. Solid wood trim frames modern vinyl windows, metal cabinetry adorns a retro kitchen, and vintage wood doors can be found on the main floor. A massive unfinished basement boasts much potential. One of only a couple homes on the street to include driveway parking with a single car garage accessible from both the front and the alley. Located so closely to the shopping, restaurants, and activities of the busy 6th Ave district, you'll have a tough time wanting to stay home.
714 S 43rd St, Tacoma, WA
A quaint corner lot home with lots of space to play. Take advantage of this home's great lot. Park your toys, plan big BBQs, or just have fun in the sun. Take a step inside to an open concept living room and kitchen ready to host gameday parties or just relax with a book. Two bedrooms filled with natural light make great space for escaping from the world. Don't miss the fresh carpet, paint and vinyl windows throughout. Exit through the utility room and into the fully fenced side yard. Newer cement board siding wraps the home. A single car detached garage could make a great shop or ideal storage. Parking both off street and on the lot abounds. A short walk from shopping, restaurants, and growing activities of the 38th St Lincoln District.
103 Tiedman Rd NW Lakebay, WA 98349
Secluded among the gorgeous fir trees of Key Peninsula you’ll find an incredible French Colonial w/ unique finishes. Through the patio entry you're greeted w/ an old growth fir stairway & rare Brazilian Rosewood floors. A gorgeous master features stunning Venetian plaster, walkthrough his/hers closets, and an elegant master bath. Entertain in the expansive great room. Cherry kitchen cabinets pair well w/ the rosewood floors & deep granite countertops. Appliances include a professional Viking stove/oven, matching Viking hood & commercial Atosa fridge. BBQ, entertain, or relax around the impressive rear patio. Practice cannonballs in the beautiful sparkling swimming pool. Raise goats or chickens in the home's small animal enclosure.
29540 32nd Place S, Auburn WA 98001
Summer is here, don't miss this opportunity to make the most of it. Centrally placed on a large corner lot this home boasts exceptional amenities both inside and out. Enjoy yourself year round with gardening, gatherings in the fenced yard, or hang out on the covered deck. A quaint gazebo offers a place to lounge outdoors, but is also wired and ready for a relaxing hot tub. Inside you'll find a spacious open concept living, dining, and kitchen floorplan. Host special occasions in the large dining room addition, movie nights in the bright living room, or create feasts in the kitchen conveniently located just off the back deck. 2 bedrooms and an enormous master with a full private bathroom give everybody a space to escape. New roof in 2019.
30520 7th Ave SW Federal Way
Get ready for some sunny backyard fun! This standout single story home sits within a massive fenced lot perfect for summer activities. Hang out on the back deck, barbeque with friends, throw the ball with the dog! On rainy days stay inside, cook a favorite meal in the updated kitchen, enjoy movie night, or dine with others, all within the well planned kitchen/living room layout. Three bedrooms give you a place relax away from others on a busy day. The updated bathroom is perfectly placed within the home. A large garage provides space to park and store your extras or set up that gym/shop you've always wanted. You'll be just minutes away from Federal Way shopping, restaurants, transit, and even Redondo Beach!
5664 S I St, Tacoma WA 98408
What a find! Super cute arches greet you at a 1936 Tudor style home. Step into a generous living room w/ charming coved ceilings. Original oak & fir floors throughout. Arched entry to the dining room compliments the home's theme. A kitchen perfect for entertaining on the sunny porch/deck. Enjoy summer nights around a cozy outdoor fire. Double pane Milgard windows, new 50 year roof, new exterior paint, new gutters, new water supply line. Park off street or in the large garage w/ alley access. Take a short drive to Wapato Park for outdoor activities or head up to Lincoln District for restaurants and shopping. Close to I-5, grocers, and much more!
Two Turnkey Tacoma Duplex Opportunities With a Great Central Location.
3625-3627 S Mason Ave and 3631-3633 S Mason Ave Two extraordinary duplexes featuring two bedrooms and one bathroom in each of the four well kept units. The Tacoma rental market is booming, now is your time to invest in this excellent opportunity. The units have been extremely well maintained by the owner and loved by long term tenants. Each unit has it's own washer & dryer, private patio with sliding door access, and have been non-smoking (property wide) for 20+ years. Outside is enough parking for four cars per unit. Tenants will enjoy a central location in Tacoma that not only provides many opportunities for entertainment and recreation, but easy access to shopping, home improvement, and freeway access. Specifically featured in video is unit 3631.
14435 100th Ave SE Yelm, WA 98597
A covered porch invites you into an open concept main level featuring rich "hand scraped" wood floors leading to a generous living/dining room & beautiful kitchen w/ fine alder cabinets & stunning granite slab countertops. Upstairs, a master suite comfortably fits a king size bed under vaulted ceilings & is paired w/ a generous bath & walk-in closet. Two more bedrooms & a full bath finish the upstairs. Comfy AC, a large 2 car garage, & a quaint yard can't be missed.
1508 S L St Tacoma, WA 98405
An incredible find in Central Tacoma recently remodeled & dialed in. Striking floors greet your entry & carry you through a spacious living room to an exceptional kitchen finished w/ granite counter tops, stately shaker cabinets, & direct access to a large deck great for entertaining. A bdrm on the main provides a perfect place for guests/office space, upstairs boasts 2 large bdrms flooded w/ natural light. Blocks from 1111, Manifesto Coffee, 1022 S J, & 1 block from the light rail extension.
31900 104th Ave SE Auburn Video Tour
Fun & light filled 2 story home located in Auburn's Emerald Pointe. A top floor condo designed w/ open space & easy living in mind. The spacious main floor pairs a generous kitchen, dining area, and bright living room within a modern open concept space that ends w/ a cozy patio overlooking a beautiful greenbelt. The end unit provides a master bedroom w/ no neighbors in sight along w/ a walk in closet & great master bath. Easy access to 167, Sounder, & downtown fun.
419 N J St Tacoma Video Tour
Own a piece of Tacoma's historic North Slope District with a hip 19th century Victorian. A white picket fence & stately porch columns invite you inside a home spotted w/ elements of an 1888 construction. Solid oak floors, craftsman style interior trim, large windows, and an exposed chimney add rustic charm. A kitchen nook perfect for morning coffee, an expansive master bedroom exits to a large cedar deck overlooking the garden. The Parkway, Stadium District, and Wright Park all sit blocks away.
1220 N Huson St Tacoma
A classic North Tacoma home w/ space for everyone. Original fir floors and craftsman finishes greet your entry & invite you to a wonderful living room w/ a wood burning fireplace & generous natural light. An inviting formal dining room ready for gatherings leads to the spacious kitchen. Study/relax in a single bedroom/office on the main w/ access to the sunny deck or retire upstairs to 3 large bedrooms. A massive yard provides space for pets & outdoor activities alike.
13711 163rd Ave NW, Gig Harbor, WA 98329 Video Tour
An incredible custom built rambler secluded among 2.5 acres. Enter an expansive dining/living room w/vaulted ceilings, Brazilian hardwoods & rich natural light. Custom cabinetry & black granite frame an exquisite kitchen made to entertain. Hardwoods continue to a master bedroom complimented by vaulted ceilings, a private deck, & a bathroom featuring a walk in rainfall shower. Relax/bbq out back on a beautiful textured/stained cement patio ideal for long summer evenings.
512 SW 352nd St, Federal Way, WA 98023 Video Tour
An incredible and spacious home boasting a superb design and immaculate landscaping. A roomy kitchen featuring a large butcher block island & generous storage shares an open floor plan with an entertaining living room. Exceptional living spaces include a formal dining room, game room/5th bedroom & outstanding formal living room w/ vaulted ceilings showcasing natural light. The master bedroom greets w/ French doors and a gorgeous en suite bathroom/walk in closet.
Downtown Tacoma Neighborhood Video - WindermerePC.com
For more information on Tacoma, visit our website at http://WindermerePC.com A neighborhood brimming with life and activity, Downtown Tacoma is a growing community of students, artists, condo owners and business people who love staying active and enjoying what the city has to offer. Downtown is a hub of variety: restaurants, museums, locally owned bars, craft breweries, boutiques and theatres are aplenty. For more information on Tacoma, visit our website at http://WindermerePC.com Song: 8-Bit Death Artist: Rat & Co Filmed and Edited by Just 2 Guys Creative http://www.Just2GuysCreative.com
University Place Neighborhood Video - WindermerePC.com
For more information on University Place, visit our website at http://WindermerePC.com Known for its community-oriented focus and its breathtaking views of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains, University Place (also known as UP by locals) offers a small-town feel while providing many of the same amenities of larger cities. Chambers Bay is a destination spot for residents and out-of-towners alike, and the nationally recognized Chambers Bay Golf Course is a beautiful place to visit— even if you don't play golf! Song: Fourth Sun Artist: Rat & Co Filmed and Edited by Just 2 Guys Creative http://www.Just2GuysCreative.com
West Slope / Narrows Tacoma Neighborhood Video - WindermerePC.com
For more information on West Slope / Narrows, visit our website at http://WindermerePC.com Known for its breathtaking views of the Puget Sound, the Narrows Bridges and the majestic Olympic Mountain range, the West Slope/Narrows area is an established, hillside beach community with a close-knit neighborhood feel to it. Many discover the area to be a nature lover's paradise with the convenience of a developed city—businesses, restaurants and shopping are all nearby, and its central location provides easy access to nearby cities. Song: The Letter Artist: Rat & Co Filmed and Edited by Just 2 Guys Creative http://www.Just2GuysCreative.com
Gig Harbor Neighborhood Video - WindermerePC.com
For More information on Gig Harbor, WA visit http://WindermerePC.com! If you're looking for a peaceful place to settle down (or hey, even visit for a relaxing weekend getaway), Gig Harbor is that quaint, maritime village you've been looking for. It's simple: people move to Gig Harbor, love it, and stay.
Lakewood Neighborhood Video - WindermerePC.com
For more information on Lakewood, visit our website at http://WindermerePC.com Aptly named, Lakewood is a community brimming with beautiful lakes, a defining feature that inspires Lakewood’s lush gardens, private clubs, large lakefront homes, first-class golf courses, and plenty of other opportunities for outdoor fun. Home to American Lake, Gravelly Lake, Waughop Lake, Lake Louise, and Lake Steilacoom, Lakewood’s location is a Pacific Northwest treasure—it’s easy to call it “home.” Song: Seawind Artist: Rat & Co Filmed and Edited by Just 2 Guys Creative http://www.Just2GuysCreative.com
Stadium District, Tacoma Neighborhood Video - WindermerePC.com
For more information on Stadium District, visit our website at http://windermerepc.com Abundant with Tacoma history, the Stadium District is a true gem in the City of Destiny! Located on Tacoma’s stunning North Slope, Stadium offers an enticing blend of natural waterfront beauty alongside easy accessibility to downtown, freeways, schools and shopping. Highly walkable, Stadium’s proximity to dining, shopping, hospitals, schools and contributes to the warm feeling of a close-knit community. It’s not uncommon to see your neighbors out for a walk, kids playing in the nearby Garfield Park and Wright Park, and people just generally enjoying an active lifestyle. Song: 8-Bit Death Artist: Rat & Co Filmed and Edited by Just 2 Guys Creative http://www.Just2GuysCreative.com
Proctor / UPS Tacoma Neighborhood - WindermerePC.com
For more information on Proctor, visit our website at http://WindermerePC.com One of the most charming districts in Tacoma, the historic Proctor neighborhood is like its very own little town within a larger city. Residents love how easy it is to walk to grocery stores, coffee shops, restaurants, boutiques and other locally owned businesses, and it’s a great spot to meet up with friends (and make new ones!) for a relaxing day of exploring. Song: Departures Filmed and Edited by Just 2 Guys Creative http://www.Just2GuysCreative.com
The Commencement Condominiums
Distinctive Homes with Unparalleled Views Just Minutes From Tacoma! Unparalleled views stretch from Mount Rainier sunrises in the east and span the entirety of Commencement Bay and the islands, coming to rest in the west, where the sun casts an orange glow as it sinks behind the Olympic Mountains. The distinctive northwest architecture blends seamlessly with the beautiful surroundings through the use of warm colors, lodge-inspired beams, gorgeous interior finishes and expansive floor-to-ceiling windows. Song: Fault Artist: Rat & Co Filmed and Edited by Just 2 Guys Creative http://www.Just2GuysCreative.com
South Tacoma Neighborhood Video
Sidewalked streets provide convenient access to virtually anywhere you’d like to visit in the neighborhood while taking in the aesthetics of colorful flower baskets and Tacoma’s best collection of public art. The Tacoma Mall and the vast plethora of shops, restaurants, and grocery stores along Tacoma Mall Boulevard and South Tacoma Way make errand-running breeze! Need a breath of fresh air? Find your bliss at one of the many parks in South Tacoma including Oak Tree Park, Alling Park, and a favorite locale- Wapato Park! This expansive outdoor paradise embraces Tacoma’s beautiful Wapato Lake, a picturesque garden, an off-leash dog park to enjoy with your favorite Fido, picnic shelters, and more! Learn more about South Tacoma here: http://www.windermerepc.com/neighborhoods/south-tacoma Song Info: Dream Crusher Media You're Not Alone - CMA
Gig Harbor North Neighborhood Video.mp4
Gig Harbor North is quickly becoming one of the area's most desirable communities thanks to the availability of newer construction homes, an abundance of convenient shops and eateries, and easy access to the Cushman Trail. A natural, suburban setting provides privacy for serene walks through huge swaths of woodlands, or peaceful hikes down to the calm, glistening water, all while allowing for well-placed pockets of centralized and convenient shopping and dining. A village-type feel is thoughtfully preserved as stores are visible from the freeway, but are discreetly tucked into the trees or completely hidden from view when inside town -the best of both worlds! View more at: http://www.windermerepc.com/neighborhoods/gig-harbor-north Song Info: Dream Crusher Media You're Alive - CMA
Fircrest Neighborhood Video
This picturesque town welcomes you with sweet simplicity and peaceful charm. Fircrest is a tight-knit community with many residents being second or even third generation! Fircrest is famed for its exciting community center (with a community pool!) and commitment to serving their citizens through their dedicated police department. The town’s 25 mile per hour speed limit and thoughtfully designed sidewalks make it a great place to walk or ride bikes! Residents also enjoy Fircrest Fun Days, a major summertime event celebrated with entertainment, food, rides, games, arts and crafts, and concludes with a Fireworks show at the park! For those who pine for mid-century modern architecture, Fircrest is the place to be. With most homes built in the 1950’s and 60’s, it is impossible to deny the old-time charm! Less than two square miles in size, Fircrest is conveniently nestled in the middle of University Place, Ruston, Tacoma, and Lakewood, making the drive to surrounding larger cities a breeze! The Center Street on-ramp provides quick and easy access to I-5, making a trip north toward Seattle or South toward Joint Base Lewis-McChord or Olympia a breeze! Song Info: Dream Crusher Media It Is What It Is - CMA
Central Tacoma Neighborhood Video
If you’re looking for a hip, fresh, and lively neighborhood, look no further! Central Tacoma is where it’s at! The Central District exudes a trendy, urban energy with a strong sense of community -an undeniable, one of a kind vibe that is revered by residents and visitors alike! 6th Avenue is the main entertainment hub of the town, where options for fun are endless! There’s something for everyone on this vibrant strip, from vintage clothing shops, incredible restaurants, and a prime bar scene, to cozy cafes and coffee shops, the 6th Ave Farmers Market, and Art on the Ave! Central Tacoma is a growing market with hot neighborhoods and rising values. While a majority of homes were built in the early-to-mid 1900’s, neighborhoods of new condominiums and townhouses are sprouting up! With direct access to Interstate 5 and easy access to Downtown, who could ask for more? To learn more about Central Tacoma visit: http://www.windermerepc.com/neighborhoods/central-tacoma Song Info: Dream Crusher Media Light of Dawn - CMA Ft. Electus
Graham Neighborhood Video
Peaceful and bucolic, Graham offers rural country living, all while being just minutes away from city conveniences! Residents enjoy open, spacious lots with abundant wildlife right in their back yard! (Not to mention incredible views of Mt. Rainier!) Graham is a prime location for those who love the great outdoors—fishing, hiking, and camping are all within reach! There is no shortage of stunning natural scenery, and several lakes, including Lake Kapowsin, attract visitors from near and far. For more about Graham visit: https://www.windermerepc.com/neighborhoods/graham
Downtown Puyallup Neighborhood Video
If you pine for the simplicity of small-town living, Downtown Puyallup is the neighborhood for you! Pride-in-ownership and a deep veneration of history allows residents to enjoy the characteristics and qualities of yesteryear, keeping this picturesque town down-to-earth in a constantly evolving world. Neighbors chit-chat over a cup of coffee on the front porch, and time seems to move a bit slower so that all enjoy the beauty of a simple life. Learn more about Down Town Pupallup at: https://www.windermerepc.com/neighborhoods/downtown-puyallup
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Odd Otter Brewing Company Hoppy Holidays Food Drive
What happened when Tacoma brewery OddOtter's beertender Mitch got into the Hoppy Holiday spirit and relived that epic toboggan moment from Home Alone?... Special thanks to OddOtter and their participation in the 2019 Hoppy Holiday Food Drive benefiting the Emergency Food Network and people in need all over the Puget Sound! Thanks to their participation the drive was able to collect over 10,000 pounds of food for individuals and families around the South Sound for the 2019 holiday season! Way to represent the Tacoma brewing community!
Wingman Brewers Hoppy Holidays Food Drive
Run for cover! Wingman Brewers bombed the donation bins of the 2019 Hoppy Holiday Food Drive with an exceptional outpouring of love and contributions. Special thanks to Wingman Brewers and their participation in the 2019 Hoppy Holiday Food Drive benefiting the Emergency Food Network and people in need all over the Puget Sound! Thanks to their participation the drive was able to collect over 10,000 pounds of food for individuals and families around the South Sound for the 2019 holiday season! Way to represent the Tacoma brewing community!
Narrows Brewing Co. Hoppy Holiday Food Drive
Narrows Brewing Co. of Tacoma got into the 2019 Hoppy Holiday spirit and brought in a big haul of donations for the Emergency Food Network. Special thanks to Narrows Brewing Co. and their participation in the 2019 Hoppy Holiday Food Drive benefiting the Emergency Food Network and people in need all over the Puget Sound! Thanks to their participation the drive was able to collect over 10,000 pounds of food for individuals and families around the South Sound for the 2019 holiday season! Way to represent the Tacoma brewing community!
7 Seas Brewery Hoppy Holiday Food Drive
7 Seas beertender David was hunting the high seas of Tacoma for donations to the 2019 Hoppy Holiday Food Drive. Did he find his lost treasure of Mac and Cheese?.... Special thanks to Tacoma and Gig Harbor's 7 Seas Brewery and their participation in the 2019 Hoppy Holiday Food Drive benefiting the Emergency Food Network and people in need all over the Puget Sound! Thanks to their participation the drive was able to collect over 10,000 pounds of food for individuals and families around the South Sound for the 2019 holiday season! Way to represent the Tacoma brewing community!
Home Buying and Selling 101- Inspection Tip, What is a GFCI?
GFCIs are an important safety feature in all modern homes. They help prevent shock hazards in the places where they most commonly occur. These places include the kitchen, bathrooms, garage, and outdoors. This video gives a very easy to understand explanation of how they work and why we need them.