Spring Hill Lodge, listed by Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) broker Peter Phillips, received attention from Sotheby’s International Realty recently, as the video is featured on their YouTube Channel. The feature comes after the brand announced that they had reached a staggering 30 million views over the summer. As the most viewed and subscribed-to real estate channel on YouTube, properties selected for inclusion on their channel garner exposure that spans from around the corner to around the world.
In a recent feature on Seattle PI, Kirsten O’Brien calls to “city-slickin’ would-be ranchers, farmers and cowhands,” saying “we found your dream home.” The place? Majestic Joy Ranch, a 20-acre natural horsemanship property listed by Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty brokers Chris Doucet and Vicki Jackson. A retreat close to urban amenities, the resort-like facility boasts guest quarters, a 5-car garage, hay storage, a beaver pond, no-chemical input pastures and landscapes, natural horsemanship paddocks with a run-in shed for horses, and a round pen and trail with obstacle training.
A recent television feature on King 5 highlights Falconridge Farm, a cherished Seattle property that was recently listed by Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) brokers Boni Buscemi and Scott MacBride. As the article reads, “the road to Falconridge Farm transports you to a place that’s hard to find in this increasingly crowded city,” with its pastoral landscape situated just minutes from downtown Seattle.
It may be autumn but the Seattle real estate market shows no signs of cooling with the fall temperatures, as the latest Case-Shiller home price index reveals that Seattle has sustained a staggering 13.5-percent growth year-over-year. As outlined by a recent report compiled by the FutureCast Forum, buyers are overwhelmingly looking at in-city and urban living options as Seattle continues to cement its reputation as a technologically global city on the rise. Though demand in The Emerald City remains strong, homeownership opportunities are few, as only 6.5-percent of the new deliveries in our current decade are or will be offered for sale, and just 43 resale units are currently listed on the NWMLS. Those looking for an elevated Seattle experience that embraces the “live, work, play” lifestyle are turning to the Four Seasons Private Residences, a collection of just 36 luxury residences perched above the iconic hotel.
Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty broker Pamela Bellah recently opened the pages of Shaping Seattle Architecture while brushing up on some of the city’s most iconic properties, and discovered that the book features her listing at 3816 SW Massachusetts St, a now pending West Seattle residence designed by renowned local architect L. Jane Hastings.
Brokers Say the 2.5 Acre Estate is Next to Join a Run of Record-Setting Sales on Lake Washington’s Gold Coast
Becky Gray, Senior Global Real Estate Advisor with Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) has listed a 2.5 acre Medina waterfront estate for $28 million on the Northwest Multiple Listing Service today – currently the most valuable property offered for sale in King County.
- Built in 1929 the 5 bedroom, 4.75 bathroom residence and carriage house comprises 6,070 square feet.
- 150 feet of no bank waterfront in a quiet bay with a stunning southerly view of Mt. Rainier.
- Park-like grounds including a clay tennis court with a redwood surround and backboard, a circular entrance driveway to a three-car garage and a guest loft designed by George Suyama.
- Formal gardens with handmade brick herringbone paths, two nearly century-old Sequoia trees and a Cedar-lined pathway that mimics a walk in the forest, yet exists just moments from a world-class city on the rise.
In a recent editorial feature, Kirsten O’Brien from Seattle PI highlights a sunny gem at Sunland Estates listed by Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) broker Katy Gamlem. As the article outlines, “the home’s close proximity to spots such as Crescent Bar and Vantage makes it ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, but it also offers plenty of amenities for those who prefer to take in the outdoors from afar.”
JayMarc Celebrates 100th Home Delivery within Mercer Island and West Bellevue while Pundits Warn of Rising Land and Construction Costs; Predict New Home Slow Down and Escalating Values
Representatives of JayMarc Homes have delivered the 2017 “425 Idea House” located at 9803 SE Shoreland Drive in Bellevue, enviably located within walking distance of Old Main Street attractions. The 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom manse is comprised of 5,690 sq. ft. with three stories, an in-home garage and inspiring views of Whalers Cove and downtown Bellevue. It’s the centerpiece of 425 Magazine’s 11th annual showcase of design, architecture and lifestyle, which was previewed on September 14th for ticketed guests and attracted more than 160 attendees. Listed for $4,488,888 by broker Daniel Sessoms of Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty(RSIR), a public open house weekend is scheduled for Saturday, September 16th and Sunday, September 17th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Written by William Hillis, Research Editor with RSIR
Golf, the world’s foremost stick-and-ball game, will forever be associated with Scotland. Yet the Puget Sound offers a strong assortment of world-leading courses playable year-round in the region’s mild climate amidst scenic topography. A fjord system of valleys carved by glaciers, the bays and inlets of Puget Sound are not unlike the firths of Scotland. And more than any other popular sport, golf is a game in which—in every sense—the landscape comes into play.
Curbed Seattle recently put together a list of “The 25 most expensive Seattle homes for sale right now,” which included a variety of properties, “from waterfront mansions to postcard-view condos.” Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) had five listings make the list, a $13.8 million penthouse in Belltown and a $9.4 million Market Place Tower residence listed by RSIR brokers Scott Wasner and Moira Holley, two NEXUS Seattle penthouses (one offered at $4.9 million and the other at $4.8 million), and Lawtonwood, a $4.89 million estate listed by RSIR brokers Jay Kipp and Jennie Robbs.