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If there's a silver lining to this difficult financial crisis that most everyone in the U.S. is going through, it would probably be that as a society we would become much more conscious about the way we spend our life energy (i.e. money), and also be more open to finding alternative means of acqu...
11/21/2008
Address: 12264 Roseberg Avenue South, Boulevard Park This 1920 home is one of the oldest and most unique homes in Boulevard Park. It has been carefully and thoughtfully remodeled so it feels like new construction, yet its vintage charm remains intact.  The 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 2020+ sq ft hom...
11/11/2008
This traditional 1920 home has been completely updated and sits on an impressive lot that spans the length of an entire block.  A rare find and unique opportunity. The 26,958 sq. ft. lot has been short-platted and has received final approval from King County; engineering plans available. All lots...
10/29/2008
Finally, some beautiful weather here in Seattle. We've had the most spectacular weather for at least the past week. It's been well worth the wait. My husband and I decided to go for a walk at Highline Botanical Gardens, since we've never been there before. We were very pleasantly surprised by the...
09/14/2008
I know some of you here will love this study.  I thought I would post this link in case you didn't see it in the mainstream media this morning.  Scotland's Heriot-Watt University has been studying the links between peoples' personalities and their choice in music. It takes into account a whole ra...
09/06/2008
Well, I should say the police helicopters flying over my neighborhood kept me up all night.  I needed 3 cups of strong coffee just to get up and out of the house to go to my class today.  I sat next to my office mate, Tom, who also lives about two blocks away.  I asked him if he heard the helicop...
09/05/2008
My husband and I took our son swimming at my mom's condo.  We started noticing a bunch of commotion. I went out of the swimming area to find out what was going on. Some of the neighbors were standing around one of the many shrubs on the property, expressing shock and disgust at the way in which ...
08/05/2008
Howdy folks, Lisa here with some Burien home sale statistics for the month of July 2008.  Please note that I've only included those homes listed on the MLS in area 130 in the city of Burien. I am happy to say that there are lots of homes that went Pending this month - let's hope they ALL translat...
08/04/2008
I'm quite certain that my pictures cannot convey the beauty of these light fixtures that I saw while sitting at an Open House in Burien on SW 128th St, heading into Shorewood.  It's a beautifully remodeled two-story home that looks and feels like an estate.  As I was standing in the kitchen, the ...
08/03/2008
Greetings!  Here are some handy real estate statistics for Shorweood for the month of July.  Please note that I have only included properties listed on the MLS and properly tagged "Shorewood" or "North Shorewood". This data would include Shorewood On the Sound as well.  Some realtors may tag Shor...
08/03/2008