Gig Harbor Real Estate September 16, 2022

Chapman House: A Modern Country Manor on 1.45 Private Acres in Gig Harbor 

Built in 2022 and offered fully furnished, Chapman House presents a truly once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in the Pacific Northwest. Nestled amid lush and lovely natural beauty, the glorious external landscape inspired this residence’s award-winning global designers to create a true work of art. Embrace mindful living, bask in impeccably curated spaces, and let life unfold with ease. An impressive 5,299-square-foot layout features 4 bedrooms and 4.5 baths alongside sunlit living spaces, and a separate suite with its own kitchen all promise the very best in comfort and convenience. Located at 9916 Chapman Drive NW Gig Harbor, WA 98332 and just down the street from Sehmel Homestead Park and less than 5 minutes to Highway 16 and a hub of shopping and dining, this country manor on 1.45 acres is listed for $2,450,000. 

Gorgeous greenery and manicured landscaping lead the way home, and the front door opens up into a stunning entryway. From the moment you step inside, it’s immediately evident that each and every detail has been thoughtfully chosen. Exquisite natural finish materials include Carrera marble, Pennsylvania Blue Stone, and solid cedar, and each element is paired with soft lighting, cozy fireplaces, and Sierra Pacific doors in almost every room to bring the outside in. 

Whether you’re hosting a formal affair or simply having friends over for a laid-back get-together, you’ll find more than enough room to comfortably host a crowd. Sip on aperitifs in the front living room before relaxing amongst guests in the formal dining room, and discover even more expansive living space as you meander toward the well-appointed gourmet kitchen and its adjacent living areas. Chef-ready appliances, generous counters, an abundance of storage, a massive island, and more are all at your fingertips. Soaring ceilings captivate here, too, and views of the park-like outdoor scenery delight at every turn.

Sprawling square footage includes plenty of room for flex space; this country manor is ready to accommodate all of your wants and needs as life evolves in the years to come. A separate suite is complete with even its own kitchen area, and would make the perfect getaway for a live-in relative or out-of-town visitors. Each additional bedroom and bath offers something special, and the primary suite is the epitome of resort-worthy living. Unwind in bed while admiring views of the tranquil outdoors, relax in a sitting area alongside the stately fireplace, keep everything organized in the huge walk-in closet, and enjoy rejuvenating wellness routines in the spa-inspired ensuite bath. 

Time spent out in the fresh air is an absolute joy in part thanks to outdoor living spaces ready for rest, relaxation, and of course, epic entertaining. Gather around the outdoor fireplace this fall and winter, and soak up the sun out on the deck all spring and summer long!  

Living in Gig Harbor

At 9916 Chapman Drive NW Gig Harbor, WA 98332, you’re nestled in a private, picturesque setting, and yet city conveniences are merely minutes away. For starters, the 98-acre Sehmel Homestead Park is right down the street, and here you’ll find several sport courts and fields, a playground, picnic areas, an amphitheater, gardens, 4 miles of trails, and much more. Highway 16 is a quick 4-minute drive away, and close to the highway access you’ll find Borgen Boulevard with its many shops, restaurants, services, etc. Places like Target, Costco, The Home Depot, Albertsons, PetCo, and dozens of other amenities are all right here! 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Gig Harbor Real Estate September 12, 2022

Impeccably Remodeled Home on Private & Park-Like 1.5 Acres in Gig Harbor 

Boasting a complete remodel with no expense spared, this stunning Gig Harbor home is perfectly positioned on 1.5 acres and yet is just 1 mile to Uptown Gig Harbor and Highway 16! Imagine living in your very own private wonderland where natural beauty delights at every turn, and yet top city conveniences are no more than 3 minutes away… This rare one-of-a-kind residence promises all of this and so much more. The 2,880-square-foot layout has been expertly curated to offer only the best, and in addition to 3 bedrooms and 2.75 baths, you’ll find an impressive open floor plan that offers the lifestyle you’ve been envisioning for yourself! Located at 3914 32nd Avenue Ct NW Gig Harbor, WA 98335, this Gig Harbor treasure is listed for $885,000. 

Sparkling like new, this home shows off a long list of renovations. The extensive remodel includes a gourmet kitchen, a 50-year roof, skylights, a heat pump, electrical wiring and panel, a furnace, heated bath floors, appliances, and fixtures. From the sunlit front entryway, the main living area seamlessly unfolds. Eye-catching shiplap, statement-making beams and columns, and crisp white trim characterizes this captivating haven. 

The inviting living room beckons, and a handsome stone-accented fireplace anchors this warm and welcoming scene. This fall and winter, relax on the sofa while staying cozy by the fire, and admire views of the tranquil greenery framed by a wall of large windows. Gather in the adjacent dining room for mealtime, and whether you’re simply enjoying a laid-back evening or you’re hosting guests for a delicious meal, it’s all at home here! 

The kitchen is truly a masterpiece—it’s easy to see all of the care and attention to detail that went into this elegantly efficient space. Rejuvenating natural light pours in through a skylight overhead, shining the spotlight on the timeless cabinetry, the generous counters, and the sleek appliances. Additional not-to-miss details include the pot filler (so handy!), several convenient electrical outlets for countertop appliances, windowed cabinets where you can show off your favorite dishware and stemware, and a beautiful floating shelf perfect for your cookbook collection. 

Another major perk awaits in the primary suite, a luxe and lovely getaway ready for unwinding. A fireplace with floor-to-ceiling stone accents adds instant coziness, while the extra-large bedroom layout ensures that you have more than enough space for a king-sized bed and a sitting area. There’s even direct access out onto the deck—pop outside in the morning to sip on coffee in the fresh air! A walk-in closet is also in the mix, and a charming barn door slides open to reveal the spa-inspired ensuite bath. 

Ample versatility can be enjoyed with the rest of this home’s square footage; use any extra space you may have to create comfortable bedroom getaways, your dream home office or gym, or even transform extra space into a hobby room. 

Tucked away amid tall evergreens and featuring neat landscaping alongside a sprawling lawn, this property’s idyllic outdoor setting offers you your very own secluded oasis retreat. Entertain out on the large partially covered deck that overlooks the backyard, or simply bask in the sun in peace and quiet. This gorgeous Gig Harbor residence is ready to become your next home-sweet-home! 

What’s it Like to Live in Gig Harbor? 

At 3914 32nd Avenue Ct NW Gig Harbor, WA 98335, you’re nestled on 1.5 acres that lets you feel like you’re miles and miles away from city life, and yet top amenities and attractions are easily within reach. Highway 16 and Uptown Gig Harbor are both merely 1 mile (a 3-minute drive) from home. Uptown Gig Harbor offers a huge variety of shopping, dining, and entertainment. And, just 9 minutes from home you’ll find the iconic Downtown Gig Harbor waterfront where you can enjoy waterfront dining, water sports, community events, and more. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Tacoma Real Estate September 9, 2022

Updated 1920s Craftsman with Detached 2-Car Garage in North Slope District of Tacoma 

Bright and beautiful living awaits at every turn with this impeccably maintained and updated home in the highly desirable North Slope District of Tacoma. Nestled amid gorgeous historic homes and in a neighborhood lined with vintage street lights, this 1924-built gem fits right in! A 1,872-square-foot layout includes 3 bedrooms and 1.75 baths, and you’ll also find a detached 2-car garage out back alongside the picture-perfect backyard getaway. Located at 909 N Sheridan Avenue Tacoma, WA 98403 and merely blocks to iconic parks, schools, dining, shopping, hospitals and more, this Tacoma treasure is listed for $789,000. 

Framed by a manicured lawn and mature greenery, this classic Craftsman shines with vintage character from the moment you arrive home. A welcoming front porch is ready for you to decorate with your favorite plants and flowers (or pumpkins, come October!), and the front door opens up right into the light-filled living room. It’s immediately evident that not only has this home-sweet-home been lovingly cared for over the decades, but it boasts many smart updates as well. In the past 10 years, this home has received a new roof, kitchen, and windows. More recent updates include new interior paint and base trim, a newer heat pump, washer and dryer, window treatments, a Murphy bed, and the chimney was even refurbished in 2018. This home has also benefited from monthly service from Lind Pest Control. 

In the living room, gleaming floors, crisp trim, and a contemporary neutral color palette set the scene, making way for you to move right in and infuse each space with your own unique design sensibilities. A stately fireplace flanked by built-ins anchors this welcoming haven, and rejuvenating light pours in through several strategically placed windows. From here, the layout seamlessly unfolds into the adjacent dining area; those who love to host get-togethers are sure to appreciate having a designated place for entertaining! 

The expertly curated kitchen is just steps away from here, and each carefully selected detail shines with timeless style. Neat cabinets rest alongside a textured backsplash, while shimmering counters and sleek appliances promise even more efficient elegance. Hang out at laid-back bar-style seating, or enjoy morning coffee and casual weekend brunches in the kitchen’s sweet and sunny dining area. 

A total of 3 bedrooms and 1.75 baths await, and the main floor bedroom is especially versatile thanks to the fact that it has a Murphy bed. Use this bedroom as a home office, and transform it into a guest suite when the need arises. In the primary suite, a calm aesthetic meets a spacious layout, and vaulted ceilings let the getaway feel even more light and airy. The primary bath shows off a fresh atmosphere with spa-inspired finishes as well. Additionally, one of this home’s perks is how much storage it offers, which includes generous built-in bedroom storage options. The large detached 2-car garage out back not only has room for organization and even more storage, but you can create your dream workspace for hobbies and projects here as well! 

A large private wrap-around deck in the backyard expands your living space, and you can have fun hosting parties and BBQs all summer long, or simply relax out in the peace and quiet. Neat landscaping shows off plenty of room to put your green thumb to work, whether you envision growing fresh fruits and veggies, or you want to fill the backyard with vibrant blooms and blossoms. 

What’s It Like to Live in the North Slope District of Tacoma? 

At 909 N Sheridan Avenue Tacoma, WA 98403, you’re tucked away in North Slope District in Tacoma, a historic neighborhood close to many top attractions and amenities. Schools are just blocks away, and Annie Wright Schools (and the adjacent Tacoma Lawn Tennis Club and Garfield Park) are only 0.6 miles away. 6th Ave is just 0.4 miles from home, and here you’ll find places like Bluebeard Coffee Roasters, MSM Deli, Walgreens, Starbucks, and many other restaurants, shops, local services, etc. not far beyond. Other local favorites include places like Hank’s Bar & Pizza, Frisko Freeze, Parkway Tavern, and all of Stadium District’s destination dining. The iconic Wright Park is only 0.7 miles away, and Tacoma General Hospital and surrounding medical facilities are only about half a mile from home. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Gig Harbor Real Estate August 26, 2022

Newly Updated Estate on Close to 2 Acres with Panoramic Views in Gig Harbor 

Perfectly positioned on close to 2 acres in the Purdy area of Gig Harbor, this palatial home affords the luxe lifestyle you’ve been envisioning! Stunning panoramic views of the Puget Sound, Mt. Rainier, and the gorgeous greenery of the Pacific Northwest rest on the horizon, adding even more wonder to the picturesque, private atmosphere. An expansive 3,453-square-foot layout provides one-level living, and 4 bedrooms and 3.25 baths can be found alongside beautifully curated living spaces (don’t miss the impressively appointed chef’s kitchen!). Located at 12513 101st Avenue Ct NW Gig Harbor, WA 98329 with access to a private community beach and just 10 minutes a huge variety of city amenities in Gig Harbor North, this updated estate is listed for $1,750,000. 

An impeccably manicured yard makes for a lasting first impression, and it’s no surprise that this gem is move-in ready. Everything has been thoughtfully updated and taken care of; new updates include the hot water heater, hot tub, sauna, shades, electrical panel, backup generator, A/C, and security system. 

The front door opens up to reveal expansive living where sunlight pours in through walls of windows and ceilings soar overhead. Imagine kicking back to relax in the main living area while admiring big views and staying cozy alongside the fireplace… pure bliss! 

The kitchen and dining area are just steps away, and this haven of gathering is ready for get-togethers large and small. Host sit-down meals in the dining area where a wet bar makes it easy to keep everyone’s drinks freshened up, and delight in having kitchen amenities fit for a chef. Top-end Viking, Thermador, and Bosch appliances all promise efficiency, and don’t miss the brand new 42’’ Sub-Zero fridge! Plus, custom built-ins and a pantry boast an abundance of storage for all of your essentials. 

A total of 4 bedrooms offer enviable versatility (create the home office and home gym you’ve always wanted!), and flexible square footage could be transformed into a den, hobby room, or playroom. In the mix you’ll also find the resort-worthy primary suite that overlooks the Puget Sound; views can be enjoyed while you’re unwinding in bed or getting ready in the ensuite bath. The spa-like bath promises a sumptuous experience, whether you’re taking a luxurious bubble bath or rejuvenating with your favorite wellness routines. A walk-in closet with built-in organization is also at your fingertips.

Additionally, one of this home’s big benefits is its huge laundry room! Shimmering counters and ample built-in cabinetry ensures you have tons of room to keep household essentials organized alongside laundry amenities. You’ll also discover the beautiful sauna here—indulge in a spa-worthy experience without even having to leave the comfort of home! 

On the back patio, a hot tub shows off another way to relax with a view, and the patio looks out onto an expanse of breathtaking natural beauty. Mature greenery and neat landscaping surrounds at every turn, and while everything is gorgeous as is, there’s also opportunity to add your own personal touch. Plant your favorite trees, shrubs, and flowers; design even more landscaping; grow fresh fruits and veggies in garden beds; and expand your space for entertaining… if you choose! 

What’s It Like to Live in the Purdy Area of Gig Harbor? 

Purdy is an area in north Gig Harbor and is on the northern border of Pierce County. At 12513 101st Avenue Ct NW Gig Harbor, WA 98329, you get access to a private community beach where you can go swimming, boating, and enjoy bonfires! When you’d like to enjoy even more outdoor amenities, head to Gateway Park just 6 minutes away; here you’ll find a playground, picnic amenities, and access to 360 Park which offers 360 acres of trails. Just 7 minutes away across the Purdy Bay Bridge you’ll find Local Boys (great for fresh produce!) and several dining options. Highway 16 is 10 minutes away, and just beyond, a huge variety of shopping, dining, local services, etc. all await along Borgen Boulevard. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Gig Harbor Real Estate July 28, 2022

0.3-Acre Property in Gig Harbor Ready for Your Dream House

A unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity presents itself with this 0.3-acre property in a prime Gig Harbor location! This lovely and large building lot even has the potential to feature panoramic views of the Puget Sound and Cascade Mountain Range from a second story. Located at 1811 Serena Lane NW Gig Harbor, WA 98335 near the Tacoma Narrows and close to Highway 16, Downtown Gig Harbor, Uptown Gig Harbor, and Tacoma, this property is listed for $180,000. 

Let your imagination run wild with the possibilities that this Gig Harbor building lot presents! This is the ideal property to build your dream home—this land is situated in a quiet, scenic neighborhood, has the potential for views, and is in a fantastic Gig Harbor location. It really does have it all, presenting the ideal situation for the lifestyle you’ve been envisioning for yourself to become a reality. 

Featuring a picturesque, park-like setting, this property is level to gently sloped. This corner lot has been partially cleared, and it could be opened up even more to reveal panoramic views of the shimmering Puget Sound and the majestic Cascade Mountain Range from a second story. There’s also easy access to power and water, so you have one less thing to check off of your to-do list when you start to plan, design, and construct your dream home. 

What’s It Like to Live in Gig Harbor, Washington? 

Gig Harbor is a city in Pierce County where you’ll find abundant city conveniences and outdoor adventure side by side. At 1811 Serena Lane NW Gig Harbor, WA 98335, you’re situated near the Tacoma Narrows and merely a 2-minute drive to connect to Highway 16 (which takes you over the iconic Tacoma Narrows Bridge), making it easy to hop over to Tacoma and beyond. 

When you need to run errands, would like to enjoy local dining, or are in search of some entertainment, head to Uptown Gig Harbor which is only 6 minutes away. Pick up groceries at Metropolitan Market, Safeway, Harbor Greens, or Fred Meyer, and do even more shopping at places like PetSmart, Mud Bay, Gig Harbor Ace Hardware, Michaels, Kohl’s, HomeGoods, and more. There’s also a huge variety of dining here, whether you’d like to grab something quick at Lunchbox Lab, Panera Bread, or Jersey Mike’s Subs, or enjoy a sit-down meal at places like Table 47, Fondi Pizzeria, Moctezuma’s Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar. This is only the beginning—there are dozens more places to check out! Plus, popular spots such as Escape Hour Gig Harbor, Ocean5, and Galaxy Theaters Gig Harbor IMAX provide fun entertainment. 

At 1811 Serena Lane NW, you’re also only a 9-minute drive to the Downtown Gig Harbor waterfront. Enjoy waterfront dining, check out community events, browse local shops, stay active with water sports, and moor your boat here! 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Tacoma Real Estate July 25, 2022

Excellent Investment Opportunity! Updated, Vacant & Ready to Rent Duplex in Tacoma 

Situated in a prime Tacoma location where you’re surrounded by top conveniences and attractions, this duplex presents an attractive investment opportunity. With updates galore, this duplex is completely move-in ready. Plus, it’s vacant and ready to rent! Located at 817 S Cushman #AB, Unit AB Tacoma, WA 98405, this Tacoma duplex is listed for $620,000. 

This timeless home was built in 1913, and it still retains much of its original character. And while residents can enjoy this captivating vintage charm, a long list of updates offer modern amenities and a fresh feel throughout. A brand new roof and new furnace promise peace of mind for years to come. Discover a new washer/dryer, a new main floor kitchen and a refurbished 2nd floor kitchen, and refurbished baths. New flooring, new interior and exterior paint, and new light fixtures are also in the mix. The landscaping has even been refreshed! 

Each residence features the same dialed-in style; crisp white trim, rich floors that shine like new (because they are!), and an abundance of natural light can be enjoyed in each inviting space. The new main floor kitchen is especially noteworthy—a bright and cheerful aesthetic meets excellent efficiency. Pristine white cabinets offer tons of storage, and spacious counters provide plenty of room for meal prep.

A large backyard is brimming with possibilities. It’s fully fenced, and offers tons of room for play, gardening, and hanging out in the fresh air.

Living in Tacoma 

At 817 S Cushman #AB, Unit AB Tacoma, WA 98405, you’re close to schools, parks, dining, shopping, medical facilities, public transit, great commuting options… and more!

Here are a few top highlights of this particular Tacoma location:

  • One of the most exciting things about this location is the fact that it’s only 0.4 miles to the Hilltop District Link light rail, coming soon! This light rail stop is part of the Hilltop Link light rail extension, which is scheduled to open in 2023. This section of the light rail connects riders to several stops throughout Downtown Tacoma, ending at the Tacoma Dome Station. Here you can hop on a bus or the Sounder Train all the way to Downtown Seattle (and many stops in between and beyond). By 2032, Tacoma Dome Link service will begin, which will provide a way to ride all the way to SeaTac Airport and beyond.
  • This duplex is great for car commuting, too—Highway 705 is only 5 minutes away, making it easy to connect to Interstate-5. Highway 16 access is merely 3 minutes away. 
  • MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital and Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital are only 0.7 miles away, and St. Joseph Medical Center is only 0.9 miles away.
  • You don’t have to leave your immediate community when you need to run errands; Safeway is only 0.2 miles away, and several fantastic dining options like Manifesto Coffee, Red Elm Cafe, Tacoma’s No1 Fried Rice, Bar Rosa, Pho King, Le Donut, Peterson Bros. 1111, and more are all merely a ~2-minute drive away.
  • You’re also wonderfully close to destination neighborhoods like Downtown Tacoma (home to tons of entertainment, dining, shopping, UW Tacoma, museums, etc.), 6th Ave (home to lots of dining and shopping!), and Stadium District (find popular restaurants and shops, including Stadium Thriftway, a great grocery shopping option).
  • 27-acre Wright Park is also close by, offering a lovely local spot to explore and picnic at!

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Bremerton Real Estate July 19, 2022

Classic 4-Bedroom 1.5-Bath Tudor with Panoramic Views & Private Backyard in Bremerton

Quintessential Tudor charm, an expansive 2,443-square-foot layout brimming with possibility, and a wonderfully convenient Bremerton location are all wrapped up in this picture-perfect package! Captivating original details rest alongside modern features, and upgrades include the new high efficiency furnace and the updated main floor bath. Panoramic views of the city (with some views of the Sound and Mt Rainier!) delight, while Downtown Bremerton, the ferry to Seattle, Highway 16, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, city amenities and more are right at your fingertips. Located at 421 S Yantic Avenue Bremerton, WA 98312, this 4-bedroom, 1.5-bath home is listed for $445,000. 

As soon as you arrive home, this 1934-built treasure transports you back in time in the best way possible! Charming steps lead right up to this brick beauty, and an attractive arched entry door is just the first preview of this home’s Tudor charm. Lovely coved ceilings and refinished hardwoods characterize this home’s main living spaces, and in the living room, a statement-making fireplace anchors the light-filled scene. While this home features several vintage aspects, there’s plenty of room for you to embrace your favorite home decor, whether your style leans more traditional or trendy. 

The dining room provides a designated space for entertaining, and even more seating is right in the adjacent dining nook that connects to the kitchen. Enjoy more formal meals or larger gatherings in the dining room while benefiting from the dining nook that also happens to have a ton of storage! Beautiful built-ins show off ample room for organization; display your favorite dishware and glassware in the upper windowed cabinets, and use the counter space to set up a coffee station or appliances. The kitchen is right at your fingertips, and here you’ll find vintage elements that you can refresh and make your own! 

Today, many homebuyers desire a layout that ensures versatility, and this home delivers. A total of 4 bedrooms and 1.5 baths offer flexible use; if you have extra bedroom square footage, you can create a home office (or 2), a study room, a hobby room, etc. In the basement, you’ll find tons of storage, laundry amenities, and abundant potential! 

Picturesque privacy is all yours in the large, fully fenced backyard. This delightful scene offers a canvas where you can bring your vision to life—neat landscaping awaits your green thumb; grow your favorite plants and flowers in the garden beds. Idyllic natural greenery provides shade and a sense of seclusion, so you can relax, unwind, and rejuvenate on the patio in peace and quiet! 

Living in Bremerton, Washington

At 421 S Yantic Avenue Bremerton, WA 98312, you’re surrounded by conveniences and top local attractions. For example, places like Safeway, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Winco Foods, Highway 3 (which turns into Highway 16), the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, etc. are all no more than 5-6 minutes from home. Downtown Bremerton is merely minutes away as well, and when you need to hop on the ferry, the Bremerton Ferry Terminal is a quick 8-minute drive away. Grab the ferry and take it all the way to the heart of Downtown Seattle! 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Bremerton Real Estate July 8, 2022

Sunny & Spacious 3-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home in Bremerton’s Manette Community 

Featuring panoramic views of mountains on the horizon and the shimmering water, this expansive 2,261-square-foot home is situated in Bremerton’s Manette community. Just 5 minutes to the Bremerton Ferry Terminal where you can hop on a ferry straight into Downtown Seattle and no more than 10 minutes to the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, this home-sweet-home is in a prime location close to top local amenities and attractions. In addition to all of this wonderful convenience, this expansive 2,261-square-foot residence shows off smart and stylish updates. Features like a high efficiency furnace and an instantaneous water heater promise effortless comfort as well. Located at 1318 Nipsic Avenue Bremerton, WA 98310, this 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath home is listed for $609,000. 

A lush oasis of established shrubs, trees, and lovely flowers greets you as soon as you approach this Bremerton beauty! Just in through the front door, the layout unfolds right into the light-filled living room, where rejuvenating sunshine pours in through large picture windows. This wonderfully expansive space presents the opportunity to make it truly your own—design the room around the fireplace, set up a sitting area by the corner windows, and create a haven that’s sure to become the heart of the home! 

From here you have direct access out onto the sprawling deck, which expands your living space even more. A partially covered area is perfect for when you want to take in some fresh air when it’s drizzly outside, and the generous size means that you have more than enough room to set up an outdoor dining set and a comfy outdoor living space. Spend all summer soaking up the sun and admiring picturesque views with ferries passing by! 

Back inside, you’ll find a dining area alongside the recently remodeled kitchen. The expertly curated kitchen boasts top-end appliances, gleaming granite counters, an eye-catching backsplash that beautifully complements the counters, and handsome cabinetry that even has under cabinet lighting. Natural light cascades in from skylights overhead, letting the kitchen’s perfect blend of elegance and efficiency shine even more! 

Unwind in the comfortable, inviting bedrooms on the main level, and find the third bedroom downstairs alongside a workshop area. Enjoy the benefits of having versatile square footage that you can transform to suit your wants and needs; create a home office (or 2!), a gym, or a hobby room, and let your interests and pastimes flourish! 

In addition to the fabulous deck off of the living room, this property’s outdoor offerings ensure you have plenty of opportunities for entertaining, playing lawn games, letting pets and little ones roam with peace of mind, gardening galore, and projects. Landscaping with greenery planted many years ago surrounds the property, adding to the charm that characterizes this home’s outdoor getaway. 

Living in Bremerton’s Manette Community

At 1318 Nipsic Avenue Bremerton, WA 98310, you’re in close proximity to grocery stores, shopping, restaurants, parks, schools, local employers, and more! To begin with, this residence is just 3 homes up from Manette Park where you’ll find a playfield, playground, sport courts, and more. Merely a few blocks away, you’ll also find revitalized Manette attractions; popular dining here includes Boat Shed Restaurant on the water, Khao Soi, Saboteur Bakery, Hound + Bottle, The Manette Saloon, and La Fermata, for example. Additionally, places like Fred Meyer, Safeway, Walmart, Lowe’s Home Improvement, and many other amenities are no more than 10 minutes away.

One of the top perks of this location is how close it is to the Bremerton Ferry Terminal; it’s only 5 minutes from home, or 9 minutes via the 221 bus! Hop on the ferry to take it straight into Downtown Seattle. The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Downtown Bremerton are also close by and no more than 10 minutes away. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Tacoma Real Estate June 24, 2022

Fully Remodeled Classic Craftsman with 2 Bedrooms & 1 Bath in North Tacoma 

This quintessential North Tacoma Craftsman checks all of the boxes! Discover classic Craftsman charm alongside a full remodel, a picturesque backyard poised for summertime perfection, and a detached garage/carport, all situated merely minutes to top North Tacoma attractions. This home’s complete remodel was in 2019, and there is even a new furnace, hot water tank, and new appliances as well. Light-filled living awaits at every turn, and this cheerful 1,247-square-foot home-sweet-home is ready for years of making memories! Located at 5620 N 46th Street Tacoma, WA 98407 just 1 block to shopping and close to Point Defiance, Point Ruston, the waterfront and more, this 2-bedroom, 1-bath home is listed for $460,000. 

 

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Traditional yet timeless Craftsman design gives this home its eye-catching curb appeal; bold white posts and brick accents contrast with sky-blue paint, and an inviting front porch adds to the welcoming atmosphere. Refinished wood flooring unfolds from the front door, and in the main living area, details like the coffered ceiling and exposed brick fireplace customize this haven. Built in 1922, this home features classic elements while the remodel provides a fresh take on 1920s charm! 

In the kitchen, ample natural light shines in to highlight the pristine space. New appliances promise efficiency and are at the ready, and crisp cabinetry and gleaming counters offer a contemporary aesthetic while still embracing this home’s overall character. Beautiful wood beams and industrial-inspired light fixtures add to the dialed-in style as well, and a section of statement-making exposed brick adds another vintage touch. The kitchen also provides plenty of room to move around with ease, and there’s even a cute dining area. 

This home also includes 2 bedrooms and 1 bath. Each bedroom features a refreshed space, making it easy to move right in and transform each retreat to your liking. The bathroom also showcases a fresh feel while still fitting in with this Craftsman’s overall vibe. In the basement, discover flexibility and tons of potential—simply use this space for storage and laundry, or finish it down the road to add more living space to your home. Additionally, more versatility can be enjoyed in the detached garage/carport. 

In the lovely backyard, you can spend weekends entertaining, sunny afternoons gardening amidst the mature landscaping, and days relaxing under the covered patio area while pets and little ones play. At your next backyard get-together, grill up dinner, play lawn games, and end the day gathered around the fire pit roasting marshmallows. Pure bliss! 

Living in North Tacoma 

At 5620 N 46th Street Tacoma, WA 98407, you’re tucked away in the heart of North Tacoma, and merely minutes to top local attractions. For starters, you can reach North Pearl Street just one block from home, and right here you’ll find Central Co-op for great grocery shopping, and places like Vie Athletics and Indochine on Pearl. Head north or south along here for even more shopping, dining, and services. Point Defiance Park is only 0.7 miles away, and Point Ruston is only 0.8 miles from home. Here you’ll find a movie theater, restaurants, shopping, the Point Ruston Farmers Market, and fun waterfront activities, including access to the paved Ruston Way path that runs along the waterfront. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!

Gig Harbor Real Estate May 5, 2022

Bright & Beautiful 3-Bedroom, 2.75-Bath Condo Offers Single-Family Home Feel in Gig Harbor  

A unique opportunity is here with this duplex that’s been converted to condo status! Offering a single-family home feel with plenty of privacy, here you can enjoy comfortable, spacious living both inside and out. A generous 2,210-square-foot layout features 3 bedrooms and 2.75 baths, and in addition to this south-facing residence’s light-filled living spaces, a huge lower level/bonus room promises excellent versatility. Additionally, this home was fully remodeled in 2008 and has been lovingly maintained since! A lovely outdoor retreat is yours as well—a deck overlooks the sunlit backyard, and the lower section of the property includes RV parking and a large storage shed. Located at 8620 137th Street NW Gig Harbor, WA 98329 in the Purdy area and just 5-6 minutes to places like Costco, the YMCA, Cushman Trail, and Highway 16, this Gig Harbor condo is listed for $445,000. 

Situated in a picturesque setting where the Pacific Northwest’s quintessential natural beauty awaits at every turn, this condo’s dialed-in curb appeal ensures it’s a joy to arrive home to time and time again. As soon as you step in through the front door, the open layout effortlessly unfolds. Vaulted ceilings let the space feel even larger, and abundant natural light adds an extra helping of cheer to every space! 

In the living room, a classic fireplace serves as the elegant focal point, offering an inviting area to gather no matter the occasion. The same is true for the dining space—this welcoming scene is ready for get-togethers and laid-back meals any day of the week. And, when the weather’s warm enough, outdoor dining is right at your fingertips. Pop right outside onto the deck for hassle-free al fresco dining. 

The updated kitchen is absolutely gorgeous; cherry cabinets and granite counters show off handsome finishes, while top-notch efficiency awaits with details like sleek appliances and several convenient electrical outlets for countertop appliances. Additionally, a delightful garden window above the kitchen sink is the perfect spot for displaying your favorite house plants and growing fresh herbs you can add to homemade meals! 

3 bedrooms and 2.75 baths offer loved ones comfortable privacy, and this includes the large primary suite. A walk-in closet is included here, and the ensuite bath shows off some standout details not to be missed—a travertine and double head shower let daily routines feel even more rejuvenating! Discover ample versatility in the huge lower level bonus/media room; this sprawling space is ready to become the ultimate hangout. Set up an entertainment center and tabletop games, or use part of the space for a home gym. 

From the bonus space, you have access to the garden patio, which offers cover no matter rain or shine. A huge backyard unfolds from here, and at the lower section of the property, you’ll find RV parking and a large storage shed. Even more storage awaits in the garage as well.

Living in Gig Harbor’s Purdy Area 

At 8620 137th Street NW Gig Harbor, WA 98329, this residence is close to local Purdy conveniences, and it’s also just 5-6 minutes from top Gig Harbor amenities as well! For starters, Highway 16 access is only 5 minutes away, and head south for just a couple minutes to reach an extensive variety of shopping, dining, medical services, and more. For example, right along Borgen Boulevard you’ll find places like Costco, Target, Albertsons, The Home Depot, Petco, and much more; YMCA is right off of here as well. The popular Cushman Trail Head is close by, too—right as you get off of Highway 16 along Borgen Boulevard, you’ll find parking at the trailhead. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Kirk Lent online here or give him a call/text at (253) 905-1752!