State of Real Estate

Hazy Return-to-Work Policies Mean the Suburbs Are Still Hot

Seattle real estate trends from October 2021 show a clear focus on areas like Lake Forest Park, Mountlake Terrace, Burien, North Bend, Skyway, and Renton.

11/19/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Vintage Glass and Old Brass

Property Watch: A 1904 Foursquare Home Stays True to Style

Coldwell Banker Bain real estate agents Lisa Sears and James Campbell list this preserved historic home from 1904, adapted for modern life.

11/17/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Art House

Realtor Confessions: Pearl Nelson of Pearl Nelson Real Estate and Skyline Properties

The musician of Champagne Champagne and White Tears fame explains his turn to home buying and selling in Seattle.

11/16/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Firehouse Flip

Property Watch: A Fire Station Turned Luxury Home in Kirkland

A case of adaptive reuse, this luxury home on the Eastside rings all the right Seattle real estate bells.

11/10/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Lease Peeping

Seattle's Rental Climate Has Changed, Even If Prices Haven’t

New laws backed by city council member Kshama Sawant, including improved eviction safeguards, have buoyed renters and irked landlords.

11/09/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

Open Water

Property Watch: Peak Paul Thiry by Golden Gardens

Seattle's pioneer modernist designed this waterfront home near Golden Gardens.

11/03/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Home Sweet Home

These 3 Buyers Survived Seattle’s Wild Real Estate Market

They survived the housing search. Here's how they did it.

11/02/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd Photography by Kyle Johnson

Arboretum Atmosphere

Property Watch: A Midcentury Modern Marvel by Ira Cummings

The design by Ira Cummings and Japanese landscaping make this Seattle real estate marvel shine in Rainier Beach, listed by Berkshire Hathaway.

10/27/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Anderson Family Abode

Property Watch: A PNW Architect's Home Built for Everyday Life

Famed Seattle architect Ralph Anderson's son built this waterfront home with lots of views.

10/20/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

MAKE SCENTS

10 Candles to Cozy Up with This Fall

Tongue-in-cheek scents from Cancelled Plans and cozy pumpkin pours from Seattle Candle Company keep even the dreariest season merry and bright.

10/18/2021 By Zoe Sayler

Float On

Realtor Confessions: Courtney Cooper of Seattle Afloat and Cooper Cartwright

This Keller Williams North Seattle real estate agent talks about why she loves the floating home life, and why it's always important to hold onto the keys.

10/18/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

State of Real Estate

Is Downtown Seattle Poised for a Real Estate Comeback?

The Seattle housing market is wild, but year-over-year growth last month means the drama isn't over yet.

10/15/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Chasing Waterfalls

Property Watch: A Lakefront Home with a Waterfall Room

This waterfront property on Lake Jeane has plenty of space and a unique layout that includes a central waterfall fountain.

10/13/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Something Old, Something New

Property Watch: Vintage Victorian Cozies Up to Modern Vibes in Georgetown

This house for sale in Georgetown marries vintage charm with modern updates.

10/06/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Mansionesque

Property Watch: A Little Slice of Mansion Life in Capitol Hill

This $735K condo conversion in a 1908 building has reverence to its original era—and a lofted suite.

09/29/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Ikea Hacks

Ikea Kitchen Specialist Brave Element Puts the Art in Particleboard

The Seattle company puts the art in particleboard, creating built-ins, media centers, closets, cabinets, and more out of basic Ikea stock.

09/24/2021 By Allecia Vermillion

Brace Yourself

Property Watch: A Trendsetting 1904 Mansion on Queen Anne Hill

This $5.2 million home for sale in Queen Anne has modern updates in the kitchen and bedrooms.

09/22/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Lawyer Up

Realtor Confessions: Robin Sheridan of Compass Real Estate

This Seattle broker describes her edge in negotiating deals, why the suburbs are so popular right now, and that time with the raccoons.

09/21/2021 By Angela Cabotaje

Enclaves

Chief Seattle Club Builds a 'Home' to Combat Indigenous Homelessness

Chief Seattle Club's ?ál?al project, a new affordable housing development, is set to open soon in Pioneer Square.

09/21/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

Starry Night

Property Watch: A Cedar Treehouse Palace in Kirkland

Compass real estate offers this spacious, artful home with a three-bedroom ADU, yurt, and skylights galore.

09/15/2021 By Sarah Anne Lloyd