The diverse evenings, happenings and experiences in the Puget Sound are unlike any other. Discover what your city has to offer this holiday season, from art exhibits and delectable bites to the majesty of ice skating and other festive fun.
In partnership with Esri, Puget Sound Business Journal ranked the wealthiest zip codes in Washington state, and found that Sammamish is now third, behind only Medina and Mercer Island at first and second, respectively. The report, which evaluated factors such as average net worth, median home prices and income, reveals that “the average net worth for Sammamish residents in 98074 increased by $60,000, reaching $1.67 million in 2016 from $1.61 million the year before.”
Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) presents a look at the housing market trends for the third quarter of 2017, from the shores of Bainbridge Island’s waterfront homes and in-city living opportunities to the Eastside’s most distinguished residences.
The Hotshot Crew Challenge is finally here and more than 40 King County leaders have aligned with local fire departments to compete for the coveted title of “Hotshot Crew 2017” in the Medic One Foundation’s annual challenge. The contest, which runs from October 18th to 27th, will raise funds to support the training and education of 24 new Medic One paramedics in addition to much-needed life-saving equipment. This year, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) is thrilled to share that our Owner and Vice President, Stacy Jones, is a co-chair of the event along with Stacy Lill, Founder and CEO of Cashmere Consulting. The “double Stacy” team is supporting the “Red Hot Redmond Hotshots.”
Home of the Day is a feature presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal and Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Puget Sound’s most luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Read more below on the “Home of the Week” winner, listed by Katy Gamlem!
Written by Brian Hopper
The table was set for over 200 guests on a gorgeous summer evening on the shores of Lake Washington as Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) brokers Brian Hopper, Val Burmester and Kemper Dougan attended the second annual Food Lifeline Farm to Table Dinner. One of the biggest events of the summer, the fundraising event hosted by The ICON Foundation was unforgettable as guests celebrated the community and local farm fresh produce with a five-course menu created by Kirkland’s James Beard Award-winning Chef Jason Wilson [Lake House] and an all-star chef lineup including Roy Breiman, Chris Weber [Herbfarm], Frank Rog [Woodmark], Jamie Casady and Jordan Cooper [DERU and Little Brother].
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.
A sun drenched West of Market home on 8,587 square feet of property offers a potential second story with lake and mountain views just blocks from downtown Kirkland and Lake Washington! Alley access and a below grade garage will allow you to create a home with stellar street appeal and possibly a mother-in-law apartment. Come build your dream home on this fantastic property with so much potential!
Located in the sought-after neighborhood of Stonegate, this luxury home on over 1/2 acre boasts a rare combination of seclusion and proximity to amenities. Set in an exclusive enclave of luxury homes adjacent to the Street of Dreams neighborhood, this home is a mere walking distance to Wellington Elementary and Leota Junior High schools of the acclaimed Northshore School District. A short drive brings you into the microcosm of Woodinville, a charming upper-class suburban town featuring dining, shopping, and some of the country’s best wineries all set amongst the backdrop of rolling hills with Washington’s famous evergreens.