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  • February 8, 2018
    by Anne Jones

    Welcome to Berkshire, one of University Place’s most desired communities. This custom home was built in 1999 and has a main floor master suite with a huge walk-in closet, plus laundry and a den on the same level. Upstairs are two additional bedrooms and two baths, plus a bonus room or 4th bedroom. 2 full bathrooms + one 3/4 bath + one half bath […]

  • November 15, 2017
    by Anne Jones

    JUST LISTED FOR $275,000 ***** 3827 Fawcett Ave, Tacoma, WA It’s not easy to find a kitchen this big in a historic craftsman home! Located in the Lincoln District, this charmer has easy access to I-5 & the Tacoma Dome station. Three bedrooms and a full bath on the main floor plus finished space upstairs including the 4th bedroom. Enclosed porch overlooks the fenced […]

  • November 1, 2017
    by Anne Jones

    No worries here — leave your lawn mower and your “to-do” list behind because this 2006 home feels like new! A few of the highlights include: a soaring great room, eat-in kitchen, gracious main floor master suite PLUS the junior suite just down the hall. Upstairs, you’ll find 2 more bedrooms + a full bath and loft space. Winning combo of University Place schools […]

  • September 8, 2017
    by Anne Jones

    **Sale pending!** Two bedrooms  1.75 baths 2,160 square feet / 1,760 finished 6,000 square foot lot Built in 1950 Offered for $380,000 This timeless clinker brick home sits on a large corner lot, perfectly situated between Proctor, UPS, and Jefferson Park. Big, south-facing windows flood the living & dining rooms with natural light. There are hardwoods throughout the main level including both bedrooms, which share a […]

  • April 17, 2017
    by Anne Jones

    Last month we had our 2nd Snacks for Schools gathering, and I can’t say THANK YOU enough! People have been showing so much love for our local students and teachers — and they have expressed such gratitude and appreciation for your generosity. Let’s keep it rolling!! This time we collected donations for Blix Elementary, which is one of Tacoma’s newer elementary schools, having opened in […]

  • March 1, 2017
    by Anne Jones

    I will admit it, I’ve got a soft spot for educators. Both of my parents were originally teachers, and my husband has spent 12 of the last 13 years working in Tacoma Public schools. We have many friends and several family members who teach or are administrators locally. When we moved in 2010, one of our criteria was that we remain in the Tacoma […]

  • November 12, 2015
    by Anne Jones

    Just because the temps have dropped and the skies are grey doesn’t mean you can’t get outside! One of the wonderful things about Tacoma are the various Metro Parks that allow you to feel in touch with nature…and then 10 minutes later get in touch with a really amazing cup of coffee. Tag along as Marguerite and I wander through Point Defiance, which at 760 acres […]

  • October 7, 2014
    by Anne Jones

    There are “unique” properties, and then there are homes that are truly one-of-a-kind. This spacious loft is the latter. Local architect Lynne Martin saw great possibilities in the two-story masonry building, which was originally power substation. The building’s remodel honored many of the original details (such as the corrugated metal ceilings) while modernizing it’s floorplan and systems, including gas heat, double pane windows, and […]

  • September 12, 2014
    by Anne Jones

    Sometimes you really fall hard for a property you are selling. That couldn’t be more true with the Triangle Townhomes. Built Green in 2005, these distinctive properties are located at the corner of 6th Avenue and St. Helens, directly across from Corina Bakery. If you’re not familiar with this neighborhood you can learn more by clicking here and reading this recent blog post). This 1594 […]

  • September 10, 2014
    by Anne Jones

    Located between the better known Theater District and the Stadium Neighborhood, the Triangle District offers urban dwellers a great mix of restaurants, entertainment and opportunities to imbibe! Homes in the Triangle District enjoy a WalkScore of  97, which is off-the-charts amazing!  (See the details of that score for yourself HERE). Just as a refresher, here’s why they call it the Triangle District: TRIANGLE DISTRICT […]