3 Bed Beautiful Rambler with Views in NE Tacoma

 

5625 Chinook Drive NE, Tacoma 

The Essentials:

2,103 Sq. Ft.

11,234 Sq. Ft. Lot

3 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms

3 Car Garage

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This darling 3 bedroom rambler is proudly situated in NE Tacoma and enjoys beautiful views off the deck toward Commencement Bay and even Mt. Baker on a clear day!

As you enter you’ll feel an immediate sense of “hominess” with freshly refinished hardwood floors and wainscoting that greet you. These are just a few of the quality details throughout.

The formal living room is a delightful space to entertain with high ceilings, a soothing color scheme and large windows allowing plenty of natural light in.

To the left is a spacious den or office and the formal living flows easily into the dining room to the right.

This handsome den is complete with a glass door and built in book shelves!

Imagine the family gatherings you’ll enjoy here in this beautiful dining room! Notice the carved out space for your china hutch and displaying your precious heirlooms. The wainscoting around and crown molding above this space create a custom designer look that is sure to impress your guests!

The view from the dining room showcases just how perfectly the spaces flow into each other for easy entertaining.

As you walk into the kitchen you are greeted by clean crisp white cabinetry, crown molding, smooth Quartz counters and a gas cook top island. To the right is the breakfast nook that opens to the spacious deck where you can enjoy the breathtaking views!

Step outside to the spacious deck that is partially covered for year round barbecues! If you’re taking the night off as chef there are a plethora of dining options nearby.  Enjoy breathtaking views of Tacoma and Mt. Rainier while overlooking Commencement Bay from a local favorite, The Cliff House Restaurant. Not feeling fancy? Enjoy a casual meal at Browns Point Diner then meander down to Browns Point Lighthouse Park for more stunning views and to watch the ship traffic headed to the Port of Tacoma.

This open concept kitchen space flows right into the family room so the chef is always part of the action.

Cozy up with a great book by the warmth of the gas fireplace with brick surround. The family room features built in cabinets, too.

One of two full bathrooms is just the right size

Serenity awaits in the quiet enjoyment of the Master Suite, complete with a tray ceiling and tranquil colors to sooth you into a peaceful slumber.

Had a long day? Just light some candles, pour a glass of relaxation and soak the troubles of your day away in the garden soaking tub with tile surround.

This spacious Master Bath is also well appointed with a free standing shower, tile counters and floors, dual vanity sinks and a walk in closet complete with built in shelving.

One of two additional bedrooms is spacious with double door closets.

The third bedroom also features double door closets

Enjoy an evening meal here al fresco and bask in the warmth of the sun while enjoying the beautiful sound view of Vashon/Maury Island

Even on a cloudy day there’s nothing quite like taking in the freshness of salt air by the Puget Sound

The back yard is fully fenced an enjoys ample space for the critters and little ones to enjoy play time

 

Minutes from all major conveniences nestled between Downtown Tacoma and Federal Way commuting is a breeze! If you’re looking for more room to roam it’s a quick 15 minute drive to Dash Point State Park where you can hike, bike, stroll the beach for treasures, or fish off the public pier.

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Posted on January 12, 2018 at 3:10 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Custom Homes, Listing Blogs, New Listing, Pierce County Homes For Sale, Tacoma | Tagged , , , , , ,

SHOWROOM QUALITY REMODEL 4 Bed 2.5 Bath in Heart of Downtown Puyallup!

421 4th Ave NE Puyallup, WA

The Essentials:

1,968 Sq. Ft.

4 Bedrooms /2 plus 1/2 Bathrooms

6,500 Sq. Ft. Lot

Brand New 2 Car Detached Garage

Desirable Downtown Puyallup

Offered for $460,000

Click here to view the listing

 

Welcome to Downtown Puyallup, a friendly, small town with a perfectly central location and easy access to all major freeways and Sounder commute! The name Puyallup is native and means “a generous people”. We think you’ll agree when you decide to make this town and this beautiful home yours!

As you enter this incredibly remodeled craftsman home you’ll immediately feel inspired by the warmth it brings and enjoy new 9″ oak plank flooring, coffered, wood beam ceilings, and a cozy gas fireplace to snuggle up next to!

Relax and unwind in this modern style home that features quality upgrades like: All new electrical, all new plumbing, and a new high efficiency gas tankless water heater! I should also point out that these are the original leaded glass windows and door, as well as the original staircase. So pretty!

The dining room is the perfect size and ready for holidays and special get togethers. The french door ahead leads to a room that can be used as a bedroom, home office or den.

This view from the dining room showcases the built in cabinets ready to display your favorite knick knacks or house your special china

Note the coffered ceiling in this room too, large windows allowing plenty of natural light in and a walk-in pantry to the left

Pass through the dining room and prepare to be delighted with an all new kitchen that features everything a chef needs to cook and entertain! This brand new kitchen features solid wood cabinets, solid granite counter tops, a center island with a 4×8 bar that has a built in Jen-air gas downdraft cook-top with griddle, and all new stainless appliances!

A few more of the quality features in this chef inspired kitchen include full height tile back splash, tile flooring and to the left is even a built in window seat. Through the door you’ll flow out to the spacious deck for barbecues and outdoor entertaining.

 

So much room to spread out a delicious feast and entertain your guests right here in the hub of the home!

Fall in love with this concrete farmer’s sink, its decorative and durable!

This room on the main floor is a wonderful flex space that can be a bedroom, a home office or a den/rec room. What would you use it for?

 

Finally, the powder bath on the main floor is tastefully remodeled, too, with a custom vanity cabinet and granite top as well as tile flooring

As you make your way up the original staircase of this home, you’ll find the Master Suite complete with a walk-in closet and a stunning new bathroom…..

All new soft carpeting for your tender tootsies…..

Step inside this sleek, modern Master Bath and prepare to have your senses delighted with an original claw foot tub, a dual head walk in shower with a rain head so you can stand and let your troubles melt away….. enjoy beautiful custom tile work all around you!

Its a bathroom design that belongs in a Homes and Garden Magazine….

One of two additional bedrooms upstairs is painted fresh and has new carpeting. The door leads to a nice little composite deck. Step outside, you’ll see….

How about relaxing with your new favorite book and a Cup of Joe right here on this new composite deck that overlooks the backyard? Listen to the birds chirp you into better spirits and let the warmth of the day sooth you into a peaceful mindset

The third bedroom upstairs is roomy and all new too. Notice the wood wrapped windows and recessed panel doors, crisp and white!

The seller spared no expense in this remodel down to the last bathroom as well! It’s nicer than most fancy hotels you’ve probably stayed in, don’t you agree?

When you finally make your way outside, you’ll find a large deck off the back complete with the convenience of a gas line hookup for your barbecue. Dine alfresco in the comfort of your own back yard and there’s even a firepit for toasting marshmallows and staying warm on chilly nights in the northwest. The backyard is fully fenced, too, to keep the littles and critters safe!

Did I mention the whole property features all new sod and easy landscaping? You should also take note that this home has been freshly painted not only on the inside, but on the outside as well so you can just sit back and put your feet up and relax because the work is all done!

A quality remodel couldn’t be truly complete without a BRAND NEW 2 CAR GARAGE and a brand new driveway!

This classic craftsman home built in 1910 is all new again inside and out and is ready for the next 100 years….. start your memories here in Puyallup!

 

This home enjoys the most central location you’ll find in Pierce County with easy access to all major freeways and The Sounder Station, making your work commute a snap! Downtown Puyallup is a cozy, friendly and walkable community home to the Western Washington Fairgrounds where you can enjoy tons of exciting events all year round! Check out the Spring Fair in April and the big one in September, too. Grab a tasty Fair Burger and don’t forget to bring home a warm baker’s dozen of our famous Fischer Fair Scones! While you’re taking a stroll through downtown Puyallup, check out a few local favorite spots like Anthem Coffee where you’ll experience heroic hospitality every day! After enjoying a sunny day picking up some local produce and a fresh floral arrangement at the Farmer’s Market, cool off at the Puyallup Spray Park. Getting hungry? Then grab the kiddos and walk down to the tracks to watch the trains go by at Trackside Pizza while enjoying a hand crafted pizza with fresh ingredients (the kids can even make their own pizza here…. say, Pie-Up!). And if you’re a fan of The Food Network, you’ve just gotta try the destination Crockett’s Public House featured on Diner’s Drive-Ins and Dives in 2012 where Guy Fieri put Puyallup on the map! (catch the episode in this link). You just gotta try the Public House Meatballs, Mom’s Sloppy Joe and the Fire Grilled Artichoke…… Bon Appetite’!

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Posted on December 19, 2017 at 3:41 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Downtown Puyallup, Listing Blogs, New Listing, Pierce County Homes For Sale, Puyallup | Tagged , , , , , ,

Delightful Updated 3 Bed Rambler in Martha’s Vineyard!

5630 61st Ave W. University Place, WA

The Essentials:

1,725 Sq. Ft.

3 Bedrooms /2 Bathrooms

5,744 Sq. Ft. Lot

2 Car Attached Garage

Gated Community

Offered for only $379,900

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Welcome home to this DARLING 3 bedroom Rambler located in the heart of University Place!  Enjoy a maintenance free exterior and peace of mind in a lovely gated community.

As you enter you’ll notice the beautifully refinished hardwood floors, warm and neutral colors and quality details. The formal dining room here is just one area you’ll love to entertain in.

Enjoy a cozy dinner for two or invite some friends and family over for a great home cooked meal.

The arched doorways add a simple touch of elegance throughout this home…

You’ll love entertaining in this home because continuing through the formal dining room you’ll pass through the butler’s pantry, home for your wine and beverage glasses.

This delightful kitchen boasts cherry cabinets, a pantry, a skylight, center island, granite counter tops, ceiling fan and all stainless appliances. To the right is an incredible sunroom!

The sun is always shining in this additional living space that enjoys natural light year round from two skylights, large windows and french doors. There is a large cabinet under the window ahead to neatly tuck away your knicknacks, too. The french doors to the left lead to the deck to place the barbecue.

A view from the kitchen into the Great Room. You will love this open concept floor plan, it is so cozy!

The Great Room is warm and inviting year round with a gas fireplace and a large window for ample, soft and natural light.

Walk through the french doors into the charming Master Bedroom that is complete with a private 5 piece bath and walk in closet.

The Master Bath is perfect with dual vanity sinks, tile counters and floor and a garden tub to soak away the day’s troubles!

If you don’t feel like a bath tonight, there is also a separate shower. The walk in closet is the perfect size and there is a linen closet to the left of the vanity for your towels and bedroom linens.

One of two additional bedrooms has a built in desk perfect for a home office or a student. This bedroom has beautiful refinished hardwood flooring, too!

The third bedroom with a double door closet and soft carpet flooring

The second full bathroom in this home also features tile counters and flooring for easy cleaning! There is a linen closet just behind this door as well.

And finally the separate utility room with cabinets and a wet sink

Don’t forget to peek into garage where you’ll see the built in work bench with cabinets and all of the bonus storage space this home has to offer! Here you’ll be able to neatly tuck away behind closed doors all of the things you don’t use every day so your garage never looks cluttered! There is additional attic space above, too!

This fully updated, perfect condition, one level home in the gated community, Martha’s Vineyard is on the market for the first time in 17 years! If you’re looking to spend more time doing what you enjoy and less time dealing with maintenance hassles, then look no further! The Homeowner’s Association takes care of all the things you dread doing, such as yard work (front landscaping is included), exterior window, skylight and siding washing, too! With all that free time you’ll have, you’re sure to be able to enjoy the great outdoors! Up for a round of golf? Challenge yourself on the Chamber’s Bay links golf course, home of the 2010 US Amateur and 2015 US Open! After your personal best round of golf, enjoy breathtaking views of the Puget Sound and snow capped Olympic Mountains while sipping a celebratory sud on the 19th hole at Chambers Bay Grill. University Place is a neighborhood known for its convenient proximity to JBLM, I-5, Highway 16 and Downtown Tacoma. All are with 15-20 minutes away!

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Posted on November 20, 2017 at 3:56 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Listing Blogs, New Listing, Pierce County Homes For Sale, university place |

Custom Built 4 Bedroom in Heart of Fircrest!

116 Alameda Ave, Fircrest

The Essentials:

2,090 Sq. Ft.

4 Bedrooms /2 plus 3/4 Bathrooms

5,187 Sq. Ft. Lot

2 Car Attached Garage Plus Covered RV

Offered for $395,000

Click here to view the listing

Welcome to this stunning custom built and nearly new craftsman in the heart of Fircrest, WA!

 Park your RV here and come on inside!

As you walk in the front door you will immediately take note of the decorative iron railings and gleaming rustic colored hardwood floors.

You’ll also notice the crisp white door and trim package and vaulted ceiling. The door to the right leads to a full bathroom on the main floor.

The bedroom on the main floor is currently being used as a playroom. What would you use it for?

The full bath on the main floor is tastefully done and has a pedestal sink.

As you pass into the Great Room you’ll feel like you walked onto a showroom floor!

This space is light and bright with a vaulted ceiling, a large window and recessed lighting. It is also important to note that this home comes with a high tech security system that includes a camera monitor. It can be customized to be a smart house!

The open concept kitchen and dining area is perfect for the family who loves to be a part of all the action! The french doors to the right lead you easily out onto the covered porch for all year round barbecuing and entertaining!

There was no expense spared in the quality of this Dream kitchen for any chef! Notice the rich, solid surface tops and the crown molding cabinet trim all crisp and clean in white tones.

This dream kitchen also features full length tile back splash, so pretty!

Did we mention high end stainless appliances are included, too?

As you come upstairs and walk into the Master Bedroom, you’ll notice the hardwood floors, vaulted ceiling and large windows. To the left are barn doors that lead to a custom bathroom suite.

Your view into the master bath through the custom barn doors

Every room of this home is filled with high quality touches. The master bath begins with dual vanity sinks and a private toilet room with pocket door.

Check out this fantastic walk in shower with custom tile work and multiple shower heads!

One of the two additional bedrooms upstairs, so tastefully done!

There is also a full bath upstairs with a beautiful white vanity and tile back splash

The third bedroom upstairs is currently being used as an office. Notice all of the wood wrapped windows for plenty of natural light

And finally, as you step outside the french doors onto the deck, you’ll appreciate the beautiful wood slat covering with recessed lighting and the deck where the barbecue goes. The backyard is private and tastefully landscaped.

 

Conveniently located near all major amenities and minutes to Hwy 16 makes commuting a breeze. Fircrest is a tightly knit community with a 25 mph speed limit. It is boarded by Tacoma and University Place, both of which have a plethora of dining and shopping options.  You can also enjoy a round of golf at the Fircrest Golf Club or relax at their pool! If you’re looking for more room to roam there’s the 75 acre Titlow Beach Park just a short drive from here and is located right on the Puget Sound. It offers tennis and basketball courts, playfields, trails, spraygrounds and playgrounds for the kiddos and picnic areas, too!

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Posted on October 2, 2017 at 12:12 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Fircrest, Listing Blogs |

3 Bedroom 2 Story in Salishan, Tacoma

3781 E R St., Tacoma

The Essentials:

1,680 Sq. Ft.

3 Bedrooms/ 2 Full Bathrooms

4,598 Sq. Ft. Lot

2 Car Attached Garage

Offered for: $259,950

Click here to view the listing

Welcome Home! Centrally located for low commute times to Seattle and JBLM, this little darling is ready to be yours! Refreshed and ready for move in with new paint, new carpet and vinyl. Super efficient 3 bed 2 bath 2 car in attractive redeveloped Salishan.

Surrounded by parks and walking trails, you’ll have plenty to do outdoors before coming home!

The open concept living space is just the right size for relaxing and entertaining

The dining space is part of the open concept and leads to the sliding glass door where you’ll find a fully fenced back yard

The kitchen offers ample oak cabinetry, all appliances and a breakfast bar for a quick snack on the go

Preparing meals will be a joy in this crisp and clean kitchen!

The Master Bedroom is a generous size and offers plenty of windows for natural light

One of two full bathrooms, simple and stylish

The Master walk-in closet includes windows for natural light and plenty of space

One of two additional bedrooms, all new carpet!

The third bedroom with all new carpet!

 Enjoy some outdoor fun in the fully fenced and spacious back yard!

Centrally located in Tacoma WA is a terrific neighborhood called Salishan that has been restored like new! JBLM is nearby and Seattle is a faster commute from here. Just blocks to schools, churches, The Tacoma Library and restaurants, this home offers an affordable option and easy living. If you love parks you have many options, but you have to try Roosevelt Park where they have a walking trails and a terrific disc golf course that will challenge you for hours! If you’re bored with an ordinary eating out experience, you gotta try El Pique Restaurant where a blend of Mexican and Peruvian dishes, like ceviche and tapas will delight your senses. A huge favorite in Tacoma is also The Top of Tacoma, featuring one of the BEST Happy Hours in the city, some down to earth tavern food and brunch every Saturday and Sunday! You’ll also be just 10 minutes away from downtown Tacoma and the fabulous Tacoma Waterfront where you can enjoy a relaxing stroll, rent a kayak for a few hours and dine in one of many waterfront restaurants. Come tour this home and see why Tacoma is such a great place to live!


Posted on September 29, 2017 at 11:25 am
Michael Robinson | Posted in Listing Blogs, Tacoma |

Exceptional 5 Views Remodeled Home in Tacoma

6430 View Ridge Dr., Tacoma

The Essentials:

4,888 Sq. Ft.

4 Bedrooms/ 3.5 Bathrooms

30,128 Sq. Ft. Lot

Garage and Carport for 3 Cars

Offered for: $925,000

Click here to view the listing

 

This exquisite home is on a large lot and is just beaming with pride in mid-century modern architecture!

Enjoy exceptional views year round of the Puget Sound, The Tacoma Narrows Bridge, mountains and more!

The current owners took a lot of pride in the renovation of this home and the details are impeccable. The living room features a cozy gas fireplace and full length brick wall and hearth.

Making your way around the main floor you’ll immediately take in all of the windows that open to the expansive wrap around deck. This is another lounging around space that leads to an outdoor living room as well

Enjoy year round entertaining while soaking in the views on the covered outdoor living room. The heaters above will keep you warm no matter the weather.

You’ll see that the living area opens to the formal dining room and the expansive wood wrapped windows allow all of the beauty and natural light in.

The wood wrapped windows make for an elegant dining space to enjoy formal or even casual meals

This modern kitchen won’t disappoint and is fully equipped with everything you need to entertain

As you enter the master bedroom you’ll take note of the cozy gas fireplace and room for your wall mounted tv.

The Master Bathroom features a walk in shower and tile throughout

This closet in the Master Suite is thoughtfully designed to keep you well organized

One of the 2 additional bedrooms upstairs with hardwood flooring

The third bedroom upstairs with hardwood flooring

A full bathroom on the main floor features custom tile work

As you make your way downstairs, you won’t want to miss the wine cellar and cork wall decor!

The downstairs space is expansive and has all the space you need for entertaining. Check out the wet bar!

Another view of this tremendous bonus space and yet there’s even more…..

Appropriately named the man cave, have the fellas grab a cold one from the wet bar and watch the action of your favorite sports team!

Head on out to the patio to relax all year round in the hot tub!

And the space just goes on! What would you use this for? A craft area or playroom?

The bedroom downstairs could be the perfect space for your teen or college student

Nothing was spared in the remodel of this truly exceptional home! Note the quality in details of the bathroom downstairs. It is simply beautiful!

 

Located in the desirable North End of Tacoma and minutes to Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, this exceptional home is perfect for year round entertaining!  Explore several waterfront parks and beaches as you walk, run or stroll Ruston Way. With views of Mount Rainier to the West, the Olympic Mountain Range to the East and Commencement Bay, there’s no better place to spend a sunny afternoon or take an after-dinner stroll. Rent a boat for the day, a kayak or a paddle board or take a leisurely stroll on the fabulous Tacoma Waterfront and have a cup of award winning chowder at Duke’s Chowderhouse outdoor on the patio. Relax in a reclining lounge chair and catch a great new release at the Ruston Way Theatre! There are so many wonderful restaurants to choose from so close by and entertainment and shopping opportunities, too. Within blocks you can jump on the freeway and enjoy easy access to wherever you desire to be!

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Posted on September 7, 2017 at 4:40 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Listing Blogs, New Listing, North End, Tacoma | Tagged , , , , ,

Car Collector’s Dream in North Gig Harbor

4115 105th St. Ct. NW, Gig Harbor

The Essentials:

1,388 Sq. Ft.

3 Bedrooms/ 1 plus 3/4 baths

27,008 Sq. Ft. Lot

Multiple Garages! Covered RV/Boat, Large Covered Carport

Offered for: $495,000

Click here to view the listing

 

Welcome home to an amazing place where all of your cars and toys will have a home, too! This is 1 story living at it’s best in North Gig Harbor!

This private home is tucked away behind it’s own gated entry and includes incredible garage spaces, covered parking for up to 12 cars or more, boats, and an RV!

This open concept rambler has skylights and is ready for your vision. Keep warm in the winter by the wood burning stove.

The living room leads to a spacious sunroom just through this door

While you pass through the kitchen you’ll take note of the abundance of cabinetry and style-stone counters

The kitchen opens to a spacious dining area that features a large bay window and tile flooring for easy cleaning

Enjoy the warmth of the sun year round in this over-sized sunroom with beautiful open-beam ceilings

This space would also make for an excellent bonus room or additional family room

The Master Bedroom is spacious

The Master Bath features a step into the garden soaking tub and a large window with privacy glass

A second bedroom with hardwood flooring

The third bedroom

A 3/4 bath finishes the floor plan

Enjoy the outdoors on this .62 acre lot all year round on this spacious covered deck with a railing that wraps around!

The sidewalk leads you to the covered RV or boat space.

Park your big toy here year round, it will always be protected from the elements!

Let’s just call this a ginormous covered carport, because it’s 40′ deep!

This is just one of the heated garages where you can tinker with your collection!  Invite the boys over to talk shop for hours and take a break at the bar to keep an eye on the game while having a cold adult beverage.

Got toys? I’m here to tell ya, properties like this are few and far between unless you build it yourself! These garages are heated, wired for 220 and one has a 12′ door.

Imagine coming home to your own private piece of heaven located off of Peacock Hill in the picturesque North Gig Harbor. You’ll feel comforted by the security of a gated entry. This ONE OF A KIND property has plenty of room for all of your award winning toys! Become a member, if you aren’t already, of the Gig Harbor Cruiser’s Auto Club and share your passion for fine automobiles! Stop by to The Devoted Kiss Cafe just down the street for a fantastic breakfast and lunch with incredible views. Love seafood? You’re in luck because Anthony’s of Gig Harbor is where you want to be! Take in a spectacular view of the harbor and Mt. Rainier while dining and enjoy premium Northwest seafood and watch the local marina activities. This home is located centrally to everywhere you want to be and close to freeways for easy access to your commute. Just minutes away also to more shopping and dining option in Uptown!

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Posted on August 30, 2017 at 4:11 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Listing Blogs |

Great Commercial Opportunity in Stadium District!

9 St. Helens Tacoma

The Essentials:

4,726 Sq. Ft.

4 Floors of Commercial Office Spaces

6,775 Sq. Ft. Lot

Offered for: $650,000

Click here to view the listing

This historical property was built in the late 1800’s for Henry Drum, who was the mayor of Tacoma from 1888-1889, and later a state senator. It was designed in the Queen Anne style of architecture and was renovated and turned into a professional office space 40+/- years ago by the current owners/architects. Currently, there are four suites ranging in size and amounting to approx 4,726 sq.ft

The main floor offers 2 Suites, each with their own very unique appeal

This space is currently being used for design consultation. The possibilities are endless!

As you walk through the main floor you’ll take note of the quality wood work throughout with understated excellence.

These office spaces are ideal for a plethora of businesses, such as Counseling Services, Brokers, Consultants, CPA’s, Accountants and more. And because it is located in such close proximity to the Tacoma Courthouse, it is also a perfect space for Attorneys!

Note the beauty in wood wrapped windows and stained glass

The spacious second and third floors are occupied by the current owners, Architects Rasmussen Triebelhorn (ART)

 

Each space presents an opportunity for your vision. It is important to note that this property includes a fire sprinkler system as well.

The Garden Suite is on the lower level and has it’s own access. It is currently occupied by Carpe Diem Massage Therapists.

 

This commercial parcel is established as a historical landmark and also includes off street parking. It is conveniently located in the Historical Stadium District of Tacoma, providing easy access to the Tacoma Waterfront, freeways, hospitals, schools and shopping.  Anyone that is self-employed or in the service industry will enjoy this ideal location and flexibility of space!

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Posted on August 17, 2017 at 1:12 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Listing Blogs, New Listing, North End, Tacoma | Tagged , , , , , ,

Elegant 4 Bedroom Dream House on nearly Half Acre in Canterwood!

5006 Bridlepath Dr. NW, Gig Harbor

The Essentials:

4,443 Sq. Ft.

4 Bedrooms/ 3 Full plus 1 Half Bathrooms

20,423 Sq. Ft. Lot

3 Car Attached Garage

Offered for: $975,000

Click here to view the listing

 

 Located in the quaint maritime city of Gig Harbor, this elegant and spacious home is nestled on nearly a half acre lot in the pristine neighborhood of Canterwood!

As you enter this dream home you will immediately take note of the gleaming hardwoods and expansive wood wrapped windows allowing the natural light in.

Imagine the sit down meals you will enjoy with friends and family in this elegant dining room that opens to the formal living room. Enjoy the views in the backyard through this enormous window.

 

As you walk into the formal living room you’ll notice the handsome fireplace and mantle and enormous wood wrapped windows that allow you to enjoy the view of the backyard from all angles.

The half bath on the main floor has designer touches for your guests to enjoy.

The main floor also features an office with built in desk ready for you to work from home.

The entryway of this beautiful home invites you, your friends and family with gleaming hardwood floors and vaulted ceilings. Notice the custom stair railing, too.

On your way into the kitchen you’ll pass by a butler’s station where you’ll keep the wine chilled and ready for entertaining!

As you enter the kitchen you’ll be delighted with the high quality touches everywhere you look from the solid slab granite counters to the Kitchenaid appliances and center island. Notice the kitchen window is wood wrapped to match the cabinetry, how thoughtful!

This is truly a chef inspired kitchen with warm tones and it just flows perfectly!

Ahhhh the perfect spot for a morning Cup of Joe. Make sure to stop by and support a great local business, Susanne’s Bakery, on your way home for some tasty fresh baked breakfast goodies!

The open concept of the kitchen leads to the family room so you’ll always be a part of the action. I just can’t get over how beautiful these enormous wood wrapped windows are!

There are two bonus rooms in this incredibly spacious home and this one is located on the main floor. What would you use it for?

The laundry room itself is also on the main floor, just look at all of this storage space to help you keep everything organized and neatly tucked away!

When you make your way upstairs you’ll find the master bedroom that is better described as a 5 star hotel room! Enjoy a romantic fire that is visible from your cozy bed and the luxurious master bath as well. Just wait until you see it next!

The master bath is so luxurious and feels more like you’re staying at The Ritz Carlton!

The quality touches never seem to end in this home with floor to ceiling tile surrounding a dual headed shower that is accessed from two sides, each with it’s own vanity sink

One of 3 more spacious bedrooms upstairs. This one is en suite with a full bathroom

A third bedroom upstairs. There is also another full bathroom!

 

This is the fourth bedroom. Did I mention there is all new carpet, too in this home??

Wait…. what?? A second Bonus Room?? Yes indeed there is! There’s a space for everyone and every activity in this tremendous home!

How about this amazing outdoor living space? Light the fire and fire up the barbecue for year round enjoyment!

The backyard couldn’t be any more perfect with its park like setting! Stay healthy in your own backyard while you work up a sweat during a friendly game of hoops on the sport court! And the little ones can enjoy hours of exercise and playtime, too on the huge play structure!

After all that exercise you’ll want to cool off under this great gazebo with a zesty glass of fresh squeezed lemonade in the shade!

There’s so much to enjoy about this truly exceptional home on it’s own park-like setting! Located in the beautiful city of Gig Harbor, you’ll also find the Harbor Waterfront. Take a stroll along the harbor where you can shop, dine, and take in breathtaking view of Mt. Rainier while you watch the boats come and go. Enjoy a locally brewed craft beer at 7 Seas Brewery, fresh seafood at Anthony’s, or sit on the deck of Tides Tavern and watch the boat traffic! If you’re up for a round of golf, Canterwood Golf and Country Club is just minutes away where you’ll find an 18-hole course and all the amenities of a private country club. Whether lounging around the outdoor pool, playing on the tennis courts or challenging yourself on the golf course, you’re sure to have a great time! You are also nearby to The Tom Taylor Family YMCA , St. Anthony Hospital and stocking up your pantry at Costco!

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Posted on August 11, 2017 at 2:50 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Gig Harbor, Listing Blogs, New Listing | Tagged , , , ,

Magnificent 4 Bedroom Home with Stunning Views on Fox Island

1639 11th Ct., Fox Island

The Essentials:

3,704 Sq. Ft.

4 Bedrooms/ 2 Full plus 3 x 3/4 Bathrooms

10,501 Sq. Ft. Lot

3 Car Attached Garage

Offered for: $895,000

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If you enjoy a slower, more relaxed and peaceful lifestyle, then you’ve found home! Upon entering the driveway you’ll be blown away by the beauty in craftsmanship of this magnificent 5 bedroom stunner and just wait until you see the view from here!

This home feels like a vacation every day as you soak in the views through expansive windows. Get ready to have all of your senses tingled!

So much beauty to see and it starts with a towering stone fireplace that is the focal point of the great room. There are two sliding glass doors that lead you to the showstopping views!

But wait, check out the kitchen first…. As you walk in you’ll take note of the quality finishes and top of the line stainless appliances.

Imagine the entertaining you’ll do in this open concept kitchen that joins the great room. The cook will always be a part of the action! Notice the built in wine cooler and extensive cabinetry.

 

The dining area just off the kitchen takes in the incredible views, too. Step outside through the slider to soak them in!

The deck off the kitchen is perfect for cooking outdoors all year around. Sit back and relax and watch the boats go by or make friends with a bald eagle likely to sit in your tree!

Watch for whales passing through during the day and enjoy the twinkling lights of Steilacom at night. You will enjoy the sound of the waves, occasional seals barking and gulls calling while you take in the smell of the sea air from your deck!

Wake up to an incredible show of stars in the morning as you start your day luxuriously in this private master suite!

Why pay to go to a spa when it is right in your own home? You’ll appreciate the fine quality in every room of this personal retreat.

The master bath also has a spacious walk in closet and the tile work is just beautiful

Enjoy your Stay-cation here, just step outside the master bedroom onto a private deck complete with a hot tub! This home just feels like a vacation every day of the year!

One of 3 additional bedrooms that takes in the amazing views. This bedroom has it’s own private bath attached

No expense was spared in every bathroom in this quality home

Another bedroom that is just the perfect size

Every bathroom in this home has a shower and quality custom tile work throughout

This bedroom can also be an office or a fitness room

The great room opens way up to this loft that is a great flexible space complete with built in bookshelf

But wait, there’s still more! A huge bonus room, too upstairs! There’s room for everyone and every occasion.

Can you imagine this view this right from your home? It’s hard to believe but it can be yours!

Be on the lookout, you just might see an Orca whale passing through!

Fox Island is a vibrant and unique community. Local favorites include Zog’sa beer and wine garden where you can enjoy live music! Or stop in the Fox Island Grocery & Deli for some take out and to rent a movie. Check out the Fox Island Sand Spit for a great spot to picnic, take a beach walk, or go swimming. It sits on the Western tip of Fox Island at 55 Bella Bella Dr. If you’re interested in learning more about Fox Island’s history you can visit the historical society  Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1 pm – 4 pm. Admission is $1!  If boating is your passion you’re in luck Fox Island has a Yacht Club that sits on 17 beautiful acres fronting Cedrona Bay. Amenities include a 4,400 sq. ft. clubhouse, 150 ft of floating dock, sport court, outdoor play area & dance floor. Make Fox Island your home today!

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Posted on August 10, 2017 at 1:38 pm
Michael Robinson | Posted in Fox Island, Listing Blogs |