Gated Community ~ University Place

8422 59th Street Court West ~ University Place, WA  98467

Spend 2 minutes and discover how easy living can be!  Perched amongst the trees, this home lives like a rambler ~ yet it has a fully finished walk-out basement for even more  space!!  Located in the gated Danbridge Community, this move-in-ready home features your master bedroom suite on the main level, complete with spa-like bath and walk-in closet large enough for your morning yoga!  With no obstructing walls, the Great Room is perfect for entertaining and your guests can enjoy two private decks as well.  A laundry on both levels makes it easy to live all on one floor!  And, make sure you see the hidden wine cellar . . . a perfectly fabulous place to open those classic vintages!

And, yes, this home IS in the University Place School District!   And, the school bus stops right at the gate!  Join others in sending your kiddos off to school!

MLS #1182550 ~ $385,000 ~ 3 Bedrooms ~ 2.5 Baths ~ 2,164 sq. ft. ~ Built in 2000

Hope to see you soon!

 

Easy Living Elegance ~ University Place

4444 Paradise Avenue West ~ University Place, WA  98466

Enjoy a short, personal tour of this designed-for-the-views home! It is fully oriented to Puget Sound! The nearly 4,000 sq. ft. home has rambler style living on the main level and a fully finished walk-out daylight lower level.   Our seller incorporated the elegance of  box ceilings, bay windows, formal bow window, wainscoting & multiple fireplaces.  Yet, with 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 laundry rooms and 1 over-sized kitchen life is easy!  Live life to its fullest right here!

Update ~This home sold in 10 days for $755,000 in August, 2017.

Join me again, when we tour another home available for purchase!

 

Earthwise Architectural Salvage Tour!

 

A quick tour of a unique salvage yard in Tacoma!   Come with me for a couple minutes.  See my favorite corner of this truly unique salvage yard! Everything from live-edge wood & reclaimed bowling alley lanes to authentic period hardware, such as glass door knobs.  It’s a Saturday morning, put your tennis shoes on, grab-a-cuppa-Joe kind of places!  With DIY, remodeling, updating and HGTV so popular ~ this is a definite stop for your materials!  All these materials are reclaimed, saved from the landfill!  Talk to John, the acquisitions manager.  He may pick up your salvage!   Earthwise Architectural Salvage

See you at the next find!

University Place ~ Kelly Park ~ Property Pro’s Episode 2

This home sold in 6 days with multiple offers!  What a difference professional planning did for this home! With a budget of $15,000, we were able to paint the interior & exterior, add new carpeting, transform the kitchen & add features that today’s buyers desire.  The ownersof this home netted over 300% ROI, quickly, for over offering price!  Congratulations!

University Place ~ Wescliffe Estates ~ Property Pro’s Episode 2

This video shows the final product and budget that was started in Episode 1!  Our project manager, Jessica Neal-Smith, kept the project ON budget!  She spent $11,000 to totally transform the master bath from a deterrent into a feature; and, $10,000 to repaint the exterior as well as the interior, all new carpets, light fixtures, etc!  Our sellers netted over a 200% ROI.  What would the ROI be on your home?

University Place ~ Wescliffe Estates ~ Property Pro’s Episode 1

What started out a deterrent, became a selling feature for this home!  Our seller saw the financial benefits of taking $21,000 to remodel the bath, as well as paint, carpet & landscape before the home was presented for sale! In return, they got a quick sale and netted over 200% ROI.   See where it started in this episode.  Episode 2 shows the final product & budget.

Lake Tapps Home Sold ~ Multiple Offers

I often employ a drone and it’s pilot to assist in marketing my properties.  The aerial shots truly enhance the presentation; and, it assists potential buyers see the possibilities this property offers.   Both the drone and traditional professional photos were used here. As you can see here, it truly made a difference in showcasing this mini-farm in the Lake Tapps area of Pierce County. The home was very well prepared by our sellers and beautifully staged to enhance the home’s features.  Buyers could clearly see themselves living here!  So much so, our sellers had 9 offers within 4 days!  Home preparation, the right price and staging all assist a seller in getting the highest sales price!  Congratulations!