Spacious Move-in-Ready 1-Story, 3-Bedroom Paradise on Raft Island in Gig Harbor

Located at 234 Hemlock Dr NW Gig Harbor, WA 98335 on the small, picturesque Raft Island, this 1,752-square-feet turnkey rambler offers a retreat like no other! Enjoy a luxurious, waterfront lifestyle without the pricey taxes. On Raft Island, you can even install your very own buoy with deep water moorage down at the waterfront. With 3 bedrooms and 1.75 baths, this home is listed for $319,950.

Nestled on 0.33 acres of land, this retreat welcomes you home with a long driveway and offers plenty of privacy! A beautiful, landscaped yard with raised garden beds, lush foliage and a sprawling deck make it ideal for spending time outdoors, whether you’re relaxing in peace or hosting big get-togethers. Plus, a separate parking spot with a plug-in for RV or boat is ideal for those who need some extra storage space.

Inside, it’s time to make yourself right at home. A spacious layout offers ample room for spreading out in and relaxing. New, plush carpet and rich hardwood floors set an elegant, inviting scene, whether you want to curl up with a good book next to the stunning fireplace, or host a dinner party in the open-concept dining area. The kitchen is any cook’s dream—there’s plenty of space to spread out and whip up elaborate meals in, and even a countertop eating area!

When you’re ready to turn in for the night, a lovely master suite awaits. A master bath and huge California closets boast plenty of space, and French doors that lead out onto the back deck all make for a dreamy escape!

 

Living on Raft Island

Located in Henderson Bay in the Puget Sound, Raft Island is a small island just off the coast of Rosedale and Gig Harbor. The small island features incredible Northwest scenery, and lots of opportunity for enjoying the outdoors—especially if you love boating and other water sports! Additionally, 2 beach parks, tennis courts and a private boat launch all offer added convenience and beautiful places that make staying active easy! The island is connected to the mainland by Madrona Drive, making it quick and easy to get around—no need to take a ferry.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Alison Easley online here or give her a call/text at (253) 279-8229!


Posted on September 22, 2015 at 12:10 am
Alison Easley | Posted in Uncategorized |

Lovely 3-Bedroom Craftsman Home w/Beautiful Deck & Patio in North End of Tacoma

Tucked away on a picturesque sidewalk-lined street in a quiet neighborhood, this North End Craftsman is ready to become your home sweet home! Located at 5211 N 35th St, Tacoma WA 98407, this 1,550 sq. ft. home features 3 bedrooms and 1 bath. Built in 1918, this timeless residence boasts charming historic details alongside newer updates and features, and is listed for $225,000.

When you arrive home, breathe a sigh of relief—this darling home is all yours! On the main floor, an open concept living room and dining area offer an inviting atmosphere to rest and relax in. Beautiful molding details, a stately fireplace, and wide windows that let in plenty of bright, natural light create a welcoming scene of elegance alongside comfort. The dining area offers a place to simply enjoy a morning cup of coffee, or host classy dinner parties in. Alongside, the spacious kitchen awaits, complete with plenty of counter space, cabinet storage, and sleek S/S appliances. A bedroom (with plenty of cheerful natural light), an updated bathroom, and a handy laundry/mud room complete the first level.

Upstairs, 2 more bedrooms and a useable landing offer even more space and convenience. The bedrooms provide privacy and luxurious comfort, while the landing area offers an excellent space for an office or play area. For additional storage space, the unfinished basement provides an ideal option!

Outside, this home has ample space to garden, relax, play, and more! Landscaped flower beds and raised garden beds are a gardener’s dream, and a deck and patio in the back provide an ideal space for hosting BBQs and entertaining. There’s even room to build a garage in the back of the paved alley area if you so choose!

Living in Tacoma’s North End

The North End of Tacoma is filled with charming homes and tree-lined streets, and neighborhoods rest alongside small pockets of local businesses. The conveniences of grocery stores, restaurants, services and more are all nearby (including the treasured and historic Proctor District), while the ability to enjoy nature is just a short walk away: a myriad of parks—including Point Defiance—are all in your backyard! Nearby, Ruston Way—the road that runs along the Puget Sound—includes a picturesque walking trail along the water, leads to waterfront restaurants and parks, and connects to Highway 705 for added convenience.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Alison Easley online here or give her a call/text at (253) 279-8229!


Posted on August 3, 2015 at 8:38 pm
Alison Easley | Posted in Uncategorized |

Updated 3-Bedroom Craftsman w/2-Car Garage in Tacoma

Built in 1917, this historic Craftsman home boasts all of its original charm alongside modern updates and conveniences. You can’t beat that! With 3 bedrooms and 1 bath, this 1.5 story home includes a remodeled kitchen and bath, and a long list of lovely improvements and details. Located at 5006 S Yakima Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408 this 1,584 sq. ft. home is listed for $189,000.

An inviting open layout welcomes you home, and gorgeous refinished dark fir floors can be found throughout. The spacious, charming living room includes convenient, original built-ins and a stately brick fireplace. The formal dining room offers a sophisticated setting with lots of windows for natural light, and sets an ideal scene for enjoying a casual morning cup of coffee or hosting a classy dinner party. The newly remodeled kitchen also features an additional cozy dining area.

Fresh paint inside and out adds to the bright and cheery atmosphere of this Craftsman gem. New electrical with panel, new plumbing, vinyl windows and more are all on the long list of fantastic features this home offers. The main floor also has one bedroom, in case you prefer one-level living. Upstiars, 2 large bedrooms with big closets for extra storage space offer ease and privacy. The home is even equipped with an Iris whole house monitoring system for extra peace of mind!

Living in the Heart of Tacoma

Conveniently located just off of S 56th Street, this home has easy access to I-5 for commuters and Pacific Ave, a hub of culture and activity. It’s a short 7-minute drive to the Tacoma Mall, another bustling area that offers a myriad of shopping opportunities, restaurants, and other businesses and services. This location is also just minutes from grocery shopping at staples like Safeway and WinCo. For the times when you need a breath of fresh air, Wapato Park is a short walk or drive away. This sprawling outdoor gem includes an off-leash dog park, Wapato Lake, a beautiful garden, picnic shelters, and more!

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Alison Easley online here or give her a call/text at (253) 279-8229!


Posted on July 20, 2015 at 10:56 pm
Alison Easley | Posted in Uncategorized |

3-Bedroom, 1-Story Home in Steilacoom’s Beautiful Arrowhead Estates Neighborhood

Tucked away in Arrowhead Estates, this 3-bedroom, 2-bedroom home boasts privacy and seclusion while still offering quick and easy access to all kinds of nearby amenities! Freeway access, stunning lakes, Ft. Steilacoom Park, Pierce College, Anderson Island Ferry, beaches, shopping, restaurants and movie theaters are all just minutes away. Located at 11306 111th St SW, Tacoma, WA 98498, this 1,570 sq. ft. home is listed for $229,000.

A beautifully landscaped front yard with a lovely white picket fence welcomes you home, and upon entering the front door, you’re greeted with an inviting living room. A skylight fills the room with natural light; bask in the sun from the comfort of your sofa! A stately fireplace and classic hardwood floors set a scene of elegance.

This home’s great floorplan naturally guides you through the home, and a master bedroom with a private bath await. All bedrooms include updated closets, providing ample area for storage and staying organized!

At the back of the house, a family room off of the kitchen opens up to the spacious backyard deck. The fully fenced backyard rests against a lush greenbelt and offers plenty of privacy and a scenic view. A sprawling yard provides lots of space for play and relaxation, and gardeners have a wonderful area to grow flower beds and vegetable gardens to their heart’s content!

Living in Steilacoom

Perched on the Puget Sound, Steilacoom, believe it or not, was the first “real” city in Washington state! It still has that “small town” feel to it, and its strong sense of community is a highlight for residents. Many also choose to live in Steilacoom for its close proximity to bigger nearby cities, especially Joint-Base Lewis McChord. It’s a quick 10-minute drive to JBLM, 20 minutes to Tacoma, and 30 minutes to Olympia.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Alison Easley online here or give her a call/text at (253) 279-8229!


Posted on June 24, 2015 at 9:23 pm
Alison Easley | Posted in Uncategorized |

Tri-Level, 3-Bedroom Home Just Blocks from Lake Steilacoom

Stroll to the lake or enjoy a backyard barbeque in this bright California split level. Walking distance from Lake Steilacoom, this peaceful Lakewood neighborhood will have you breathing easy. Located at 7915 88th St Ct SW, Lakewood, WA 98498, this well-maintained single-family home is 2,032 sq. ft. with 3 bedrooms and 2 ½ bathrooms, and is listed at $249,950.

A top-level “cook’s kitchen” boasts a range of amenities: double ovens, a trash compactor, double-drawer dishwasher, French door refrigerator and large copper sink. Newly installed cabinets and countertops are a stylish compliment to the durable, stainless steel appliances. Loved ones can gaze into the backyard through sliding glass doors as they gather around the table in the in-kitchen dining space.

Guests will be quite comfortable in the main floor’s cable-outfitted living space, which receives plenty of sunlight from its front-facing two-story windows. With fireplaces on both the main floor and in the basement, you’ll stay cozy all year round.

Recently updated with fresh exterior paint, new roofing and vinyl windows, this home’s greatest assets are outdoors. An attached garage allows for plenty of storage, and ample paved parking space makes the perfect home for an RV or boat. Beautiful 360-degree landscaping features a terraced lawn, freestanding basketball hoop and backyard entertainment area, complete with 2 built-in brick fireplaces. The well-manicured outdoor oasis will surround you with greenery year-round.

Living in Lakewood
Outdoor enthusiasts will feel right at home in Lakewood with its lush green space, ample lake access and scenic views. With easy access to Interstate 5, this suburban community is conveniently located and is a quick drive to shopping centers, recreational facilities and business hubs. Locals enjoy the peace and quiet of this serene neighborhood and rest easy knowing that urban excitement is just a hop, skip and a jump away.

Want to make this gem your new home? Learn more by contacting Alison Easley.

 

Posted on June 8, 2015 at 12:16 am
Alison Easley | Posted in Uncategorized |