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Affordable Houses Brought within Reach of Seattle by Ferry

Washington State Ferries The Washington State Ferry System connects Seattle and the nearby mainland to the many islands and peninsulas around Puget Sound.  Residents rely on the system to connect them to centers of employment and commerce.  Seattleites ride the ferries to reach recreational opportunities.  And tourists frequent the system in the summer to enjoy […]

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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?  Commute time?  Recreation?  Do you love a certain […]

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Alaskan Way Viaduct Closure Survival Guide

Alakan Way Viaduct Closure Survival Guide   Ready or not, the Alaskan way viaduct closure is planned for October 21-31st.  One of the well travelled roads and a great alternative to I-5, commuters of all vehicles are panicking even for this short nine day closure. 

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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 paint a rainbow with it.  Seattle is comprised of […]

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