Place of Prestige

Property Watch: Ralph Anderson's Personal Penthouse in a Historic Landmark

Located in a historic building in the heart of downtown Seattle, this penthouse listed by Windermere is on the market for the first time ever.

08/31/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

$500K Showdown

Price Point: Warehouse Loft or Cabin Loft?

It's a loft battle for $500,000 with these two Seattle-area homes from Windermere. Which would you choose?

08/25/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Off-Grid Getaway

Property Watch: An Itty-Bitty, Off-Grid Cabin on Shaw Island

This real estate listing from Offshore Properties on this small San Juan County island has 9.9 acres and one tiny cabin.

08/24/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd


Property Watch: A Unique Victorian in Queen Anne

This pretty home offered by Compass is just one of a handful of Seattle houses built before 1900, and features ornate millwork and a wondrous backyard.

08/17/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Tiny Tudor

Property Watch: A Vintage Courtyard Condo Lives Like a Little House

This 527-square-foot one-bedroom home is part of Rosina Court, a collection of brick, Tudor-style homes with 1920s charm.

08/10/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Won't You Be My Neighhhhbor

Property Watch: A Midcentury Ranch for Modern Horses

This property in the Seattle suburbs has more than 35 acres of pastures and forest, plus a log cabin and plenty of space for horses.

08/03/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Ooh, Fancy!

Property Watch: An Incredibly Ornate Tacoma Abode

The architect behind the Governor's Mansion designed this elaborate house full of custom millwork, formal spaces, and bold finishes. Offered by Windermere.

07/27/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

$1.9 Million Showdown

Price Point: City Craftsman or Woodsy Northwest Contemporary

These four-bedroom homes from Redfin and John L. Scott offer two very different settings for the same price. Are you going for the Eastside or Ravenna?

07/21/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Holy Window Benches

Property Watch: A Playful and Spacious Mount Baker Tudor

This elegant yet joyful home, listed by Compass, is big on square footage, creativity, and wallpaper. Outdoor patios and a pool add to the stately nature.

07/20/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Have Home, Will Travel

Property Watch: Lake Union Houseboat You Can Actually Drive

Built by a local family of craftspeople, this cabin-like home sits on a pair of pontoons and is one of only 11 houseboats that can travel around the lake.

07/13/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Special Delivery

Property Watch: Shipping Container Cabins in Stevens Pass

Twenty minutes from the Cascades ski area, these two upcycled shipping containers work as a cozy two-bedroom accommodation.

07/06/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

$900K Showdown

Price Point: Central Townhome vs. Quirky Lakefront Cabin

These homes from Redfin and Windermere don't have much in common other than a cool fireplace and a $900k price tag. Which would you choose?

07/01/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Small but Mighty

Property Watch: Vintage Capitol Hill Studio Maximizes Its Tiny Space

Picture-perfect features, carefully planned storage, and a shelf-lined sleeping nook defy its sub-500 square feet. Offered by Windermere.

06/29/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Forest Life

Property Watch: Midcentury Design Meets Nature in Olympia

This Robert M. Jones house offered by Windermere has almost seven acres of natural resources along the Eld Inlet.

06/22/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Reach For the Sky Haus

Property Watch: An Adorable A-Frame of Instagram Fame

Windermere offers this Instagram-famous cabin along the Skykomish River with a light-filled loft, a wall of windows, and a massive online following.

06/15/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd


Property Watch: A Spacious 1905 Home With a Cozy Attic Apartment

Offered by Compass, this historic Foursquare just blocks from Volunteer Park is full of period craftsmanship, opulent updates, and flexible spaces.

06/01/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

For the Birds

Property Watch: A Habitat for People and Wildlife in Ravenna

This park-like property from RE/MAX Northwest has a little bit of everything: woodland paths, two homes for people, and countless homes for birds.

05/25/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Built to Fit

Property Watch: A Midcentury Architect’s Home on Three Tree Point

An architect's imagination, Kubota landscaping, original details, and private tidelands combine in a waterfront dream home in Burien.

05/18/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

$750K Showdown

Price Point: Eastlake Castle Condo vs. West Seattle Vintage Charmer

Both of these Seattle homes for sale are listed for around $750,000. Which one do you think is the better deal in this real estate market?

05/13/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

A Hot Tub with a View

Property Watch: An Offbeat Hood Canal Cabin

This water-view house is around an hour from any surrounding city, but incredibly close to the forest and mountains of Olympic National Park.

05/11/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd