Real Estate

October 14, 2014 9:15 PM
This home, built in 1903, has been on the market for 289 days. Why?
June 27, 2014 6:19 PM
For golfers, a short walk to the first tee is motivation enough to live on or near a golf course. But even those who don’t know the...
houseboats for sale in seattle magazine
April 29, 2014 5:48 PM
Classic Craftsman houses may dominate local neighborhoods, but for pure Seattle flavor, nothing beats the humble houseboat. With ties to...
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April 22, 2014 8:40 PM
The first time Seattle saw a house sell for more than $1 million was 30 years ago (in Shoreline’s Highlands neighborhood). We’ve come a...
March 18, 2014 5:09 PM
Unclaimed storage space in a house is like an inkblot test: Fitness buffs see a place for the elliptical, fashion plates see a huge closet...
February 25, 2014 11:57 PM
The cul-de-sac—icon of suburbia—has fallen out of favor with urban planners seeking greater connections between neighborhoods and transit-...
January 21, 2014 10:37 PM
There’s no one style of ski house, although they tend toward crisp chalets and sturdy log cabins. The only real requirements for a true...
January 21, 2014 9:54 PM
From formal solariums in grand homes to small atrium add-ons, sunrooms are Seattle’s answer to the Southern-style screened-in porch. Set...
May 28, 2013 8:34 PM
While Seattle is not what you’d call a swimming pool kind of town (case in point: in mid-April, only nine active Seattle-area house...
April 15, 2013 11:15 PM
Next Door website for neighbors
April 4, 2013 12:18 AM
Forget leaning over the hedge, that’s so Home Improvement. Seattleites who want to borrow a rake, report a loose dog or just meet the...
April 3, 2013 8:58 PM
Technically, I don’t live in Madrona. I live in neighboring Denny Blaine, the tiny sliver of a ’hood whose biggest claim to fame is being...
edmonds
April 3, 2013 8:56 PM
After a long stint of renting in Seattle’s lively Phinneywood neighborhood, I felt like I was “taking the black” (see: Game of Thrones)...
south lake union places to live in seattle
April 3, 2013 8:48 PM
Ambition and energy permeate South Lake Union. It feels hopeful, forward thinking, exciting—a place where creative and brilliant people are...
west bellevue best places to live in seattle
April 3, 2013 8:46 PM
Given that tried-and-true Seattleites find it difficult to “cross the bridge” for anything, living on the Eastside really challenges...
wallingford
April 3, 2013 8:42 PM
From Lake Union to NW 60th Street, sturdy old houses with large, friendly evergreens stand guard against grey skies. Yards and parking...