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Madrona Contemporary with Carriage House

We love this Madrona contemporary. Too bad we can’t blog it. So you’ll have to login.

Enjoy The Views From The Upper Floor Living Area

This house may seem small from the street, but the butterfly roof over the upper level living area and the master bedroom, really opens the space up.  Covered decks on each end let you relax outside without going downstairs to the patio. Listed for $725,000, 1838 S Lane is a 3 bedroom, 2.25 bathroom home… Read More

AIA Award Winner Needs Help

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New Modern in Magnolia

Increasingly I get the sneaking suspicion that when I out grow out of Eastlake I’m going to end up in Magnolia in a new modern home like this one at 1814 36th Ave W. Even though I’m not much of a wine drinker, (I’m sure I will be when I’m old enough to move to… Read More

Sound Views From A 1931 Modern

If the views don’t sell you on this house above Alki Beach Park, the wood beams and ceilings will. Built in 1931, this modern home at 2356 Hughes Ave SW is listed for $899,999.  There are 2 bedrooms, 1.75 bathrooms within the 2,010 sq ft.  Thankfully the house retains most of it’s original design elements. … Read More

Vaulted Wood Ceilings in Fauntleroy

I love the vaulted wood ceilings in this mid-century modern home in Fauntleroy at 8824 39TH Ave SW. Has views of the Sound too! Listed at $985k for 3,060 square feet with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms on a 7,500 square foot lot. Listing provided courtesy of Tess Christensen, Coldwell Banker Danforth.

Magnolia Mid-Century Modern

Another mid-century modern in Magnolia! This one is at 3002 24th Ave W and was built in 1966. Listed at $995k it is 3,250 square feet with 5 bedrooms (!!!), 3.25 bedrooms on a 8,820 square foot lot. Love the big lot, open living room and kitchen with deck off the space. Listing provided courtesy… Read More

Sweet Magnolia Mid-Century Modern

There’s a sweet Magnolia mid-century modern that hit the market Sunday. Unfortunately we can’t publicly blog about it so you’ll need to login to see the details.

Fort Lawton News Roundup

If you too, like me, are obessing about Fort Lawton, here is a roundup of what else has been written about the launch of these historic homes for sale: Seattle Times: Former military house in Seattle’s Discovery Park goes on market. After spending $9.5m to acquire the property: For construction work on each home, the… Read More

Fort Lawton’s First Home Going On Sale Today

The first of Fort Lawton‘s 26 homes in Discovery Park, the one at 4426 Montana Circle, is going on sale today for $799k. This week we had the chance to check out their model home, sales center and talk to developer, Gary Blakeslee. Overall, we’re very impressed; this is a once-in-a-life-time opportunity to own a… Read More

Live in the Trees (in Denny Blaine)

Live in the trees in this brand new home in Denny Blaine at 111 33rd Ave E. Designed by Philip Christofides and built by Eric Kormondy we love the interiors – huge front door, wide plank floors, floor to nearly ceiling windows, hardwoods in the bedrooms (why does everyone skimp on that??), and surrounded by… Read More

New-ish Madison Valley Playhouse

1810 23rd Ave is a Playhouse built home from 2012. The 1,755 square foot, 3 bedroom, 2.25 bathroom home sold new for $599k in 2012 and is now listed at $798k. It has a bright airy design with nice views of the Cascades and Bellevue. Listing provided courtesy of Sarah Rudinoff, John L. Scott.

Hawthorne Mid-Century Modern

Wood & Windows Frame Lake Views

This house is as impressive now as it would have been in 1966 when it was built by local architect Jerry Gropp, who is renowned for his northwest contemporary designs. Listed for $1,050,000, 13516 42nd Ave NE is oriented for maximum views of Lake Washington through floor to ceiling windows.  Within it’s 3,050 sq ft,… Read More

Stone Lover’s MCM in Bellevue

Have to admit, it was the stone that bought this home to my attention. Listed for $708,000, this home at 1016 122nd Ave SE, Bellevue, has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.  Sited on a 0.58 acre lot, it has 2,120 sq ft of living space.   It has many unique features.  The combination of colored… Read More

60’s Stark Modern On Mercer Island

This is a classic example of a 1960’s modern in the stark style of architecture – flat roofs, floor to ceiling windows, clean lines, and open spaces.  Very cool. 9505 SE 43rd St on Mercer Island was built in 1969 and sits on a wooded 0.45 acre lot.  Listed for $1,150,00, it has 4 bedrooms,… Read More

New Contemporary In Maple Leaf

This Maple Leaf contemporary has several strong selling points.  A large bonus room leading out to the rooftop deck.  Master bedroom suite with it’s own deck.  Well designed kitchen in the open plan living room.  Location. Listed for $875,000, 1002 NE 80th St has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, with 2,583 sq ft.   It has hardwood… Read More

Wine Anyone?

This Queen Anne home at 1216 5th Ave N caught our eye because of the swank wine cellar lurking downstairs. Listed at $1.5m you get not just an impressive wine cellar but views of downtown and an elevator so you don’t need to lug all those bottles up the stairs. Listing provided courtesy of Curtis… Read More

Very Nice Mount Baker Modern

This 2012 modern in/on Mount Baker has decks all over the place, an open wood staircase, and a living room designed to take full advantage of the views. Listed at $800,000, 3719 37th Ave S has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, with 2,780 sq ft.  There is a second master bedroom which is setup as a… Read More

Stunning Modern in Magnolia

I had to double check the year built on this modern Magnolia home at 2920 W Boston St. Built in 1928 a recent collaboration of NextCentury Modern and Baan Architects has made this place absolutely stunning. Listed at $1.5m it is 3,290 square feet with 4 bedrooms, 3.25 bathrooms on a 5,000 square foot lot…. Read More