Custom contemporary craftsman home w/ an abundance of natural daylight, open beamed ceilings, architectural windows throughout the layered living areas. The heart of the home is the remodeled kitchen w/ Mission Cabinets and a 9 1/2 foot granite island, stainless hood fan and appliances, pocket office and a great connection to the outdoor deck & patio and family room. This home is extremely sharp! Â More
The homes inÂ Rainier VistaÂ are all built using green building practices in what is being modeled as Green Living is Good Living.
Looking for cutting edge home building technology?
Two of the most innovative homebuilders are in construction or in planning stages of their new collection of high-performance homes inÂ Rainier Vista. The collection of homes can best be expressed as expressed as next-gen homes.Â Dwell Development is building some of the most energy-efficient spec homes in Seattle. They currently have 3 under construction inÂ Rainier VistaÂ starting at $429,000 these homes will be certified as 5-Star Built Green and Energy Star. Move quickly on these, they donâ€™t last long.
Award winning Green BuilderÂ Martha RoseÂ is making plans for 4 new homes inÂ Rainier VistaÂ expected to beÂ completed in early 2013. Roseâ€™s collection will be solar ready, extremely energy-efficient and their trade mark â€œhealthy indoorâ€ living package featuring a high-performance heat-recovery-ventilator, air tight thermal envelop and low to little VOCs in the interior finishes.Â Email me for more information
The Rainier Vista Community in Columbia City
The excitingÂ Rainier VistaÂ community is a well-planned master community, designed to be a walkable neighborhood. Â The front porch community offers a wide variety of designs that line the narrow streets with trees and sidewalks that encourage inter-action among the residents.
Arrowhead Point is bordered by the Inglewood Country Club to the north, Saint Edwards State Park to south and Lake Washington to the west. Â Arrowhead Point is about 7 miles from north Seattle. Arrowhead Point is conveniently located close to Kenmore, Kirkland, Lake Forest Park, and Bothell.
Seattleâ€™s Magnolia neighborhood is the second largest neighborhood in the Seattle area with roughly 20,000 residents. Magnolia is bordered by Salmon Bay and Shilshole Bay and the Lake Washington Ship Canal.Â The majority of homes in Magnolia are either built near or close to a hill allowing many Magnolia residents great views.Â View homes in MagnoliaÂ are a prize to be had and are in great demand.
Real estate activity in Magnolia
CurrentlyÂ Magnolia has 66 single family homes for saleÂ priced from $275,000-$5.3 Million; the average market time is 115 days. 42Â pending sales in MagnoliaÂ with the average market time of 43 days. This doesnâ€™t tell the whole story! Â If you take-out Â four homes out of the mix that have collectively been on the market 900 days the average market time ofÂ pending sales would be 24 days.
What makesÂ MagnoliaÂ such a desirable location?Â MagnoliaÂ is surrounded on three sides by water and it has an abundance of public parks that offer visitors and occupants the opportunity to hike, run, and picnic while enjoy major water and mountain views.Â One of the largest attractions ofÂ MagnoliaÂ is theÂ â€œVillageâ€Â which has everything one needs without having to drive away from the neighborhood. The popular shopping community has many homes for sale that are within walking distance toÂ Magnolia Village.
One of the very best kept secrets in Seattle is the Cedar Park neighborhood.Â Bordering on the western shores of Lake Washington and bordered by Matthews Beach to the south, 145thÂ is the north border and 35thÂ AvenueÂ and Sand Point Way provide the west border for this 4 mile long wooded residential area.
The natural sloping Cedar Park topography offers manyÂ homes with great viewsÂ of Lake Washington, Mount Baker and to the south Mount Rainier. Â Originally developed in the 1920s to the early 40s Â as vacation cottages, after 1945 the area developed into a single-family residential community with the bulk of the homes being built from 1950-1970.
TheÂ waterfront homesÂ in Cedar Park are separated by the Burke Gilman trail that runs from Gas Works Park in Seattle to Redmondâ€™s Marymoor Park.Â The Burke Gilman Trail was formerly a rail road line converted into a public trail in 1978.
Cedar Park is located close to the University of Washington, Lake City and the Northgate shopping area conveniently located to several freeway on and off ramps.
Dateline Seattle Wa. May 16, 2012 â€“ During the preparation and staging of a new listing in Seattleâ€™s Magnolia neighborhood the stager suffered an ankle sprain and minor knee bruises. Â The stager is reported to be in good condition and said â€œIâ€™ll finish the job prior to Sundayâ€™s public open house.â€
The home is aÂ 1950s daylight rambler, originally build as the personal residence for the homebuilder; the home has its roots deeply embedded in a â€œnew urbanismâ€ theme, built within an extremely walk-able neighborhood represented by itsÂ walking score of 80. Local residences, while passing by, can often be heard commenting about the subtle architectural characteristic of this home compared to other homes built in this era.
The home is located atÂ 1911 31stÂ Avenue WestÂ in Seattle features a large invitingÂ covered entry, natural daylighting from well thoughtÂ out placement of windows, use of stone & brick, â€œbigâ€ rooms, and an abundance of storage.
An extremely well maintained with some updating to kitchen and bathrooms, a rare home for the era, with a 2-car garage and 3 baths located just east of popular Carleton Park in South Magnolia.
You might find a limited selection of new homes in the Seattle (51) and when shopping for aÂ new construction in the Kirkland marketÂ you need to start looking at about $464k and up.Â Relax, take a deep breath and look at the available the large selection of new construction in Bothell area to select from.
Bothell is a 28 minute drive from downtown Seattle and is 15 minutes from downtown Kirkland.
No matter what your housing need may be Bothell has a wide selection of inventory of new homes to choose from.
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