Exceptional & Like New 5-Bedroom, 3-Bath Home Along Greenbelt in Convenient Lacey Community 

Built in 2018 and situated in the highly sought-after Gateway II community in a wonderfully convenient Lacey location, this 2,605-square-foot residence is an absolute delight to arrive home to! Immaculately maintained and featuring an attractive blend of traditional design and contemporary elements throughout, this timeless treasure offers generous space to spread out in. In addition to 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, open-concept living spaces, a bonus room and more, this residence even comes with a lovely backyard that rests along a greenbelt so you have privacy and a view! Located at 2723 Saga Ct NE Lacey, WA 98516, this Lacey gem is listed for $460,000. 

Tucked away in a picturesque neighborhood with sidewalk-lined streets, this eye-catching beauty absolutely shines like new. The classic Craftsman-inspired exterior design is made even more attractive thanks to impeccable landscaping, all hinting at the beautiful aesthetic that awaits inside. The front entryway guides you into the great room, a light-filled haven ready for all that life brings your way. The main living area is anchored by a gas fireplace, and you can relax here by the roaring fire while enjoying idyllic views of trees outside. 

Laminate floors flow right into the gourmet kitchen and adjacent dining area, and here a captivating blend of elegance and efficiency is at your fingertips. Cook dinner on the gas range, enjoy having ample meal prep space on beautiful counters, and rest assured that you have plenty of storage for kitchen essentials thanks to handsome cabinetry and a pantry closet. A stylish island bar offers a casual dining option, and the sundrenched dining area provides space for a dining table where you can gather for holiday feasts, special occasions, and laid-back meals any day of the week! 

This home’s palatial layout includes not only 5 bedrooms, but you’ll find a large bonus room upstairs as well. And just wait until you see the master suite—this sumptuous retreat features a huge bedroom layout, plus a 5-piece master bath and an extra-large walk-in closet. In the bath you’ll find a refreshing aesthetic replete with modern simplicity and spa-worthy amenities. Unwind with a rejuvenating bubble bath, indulge in wellness routines without having to leave the comfort of home, and enjoy the convenience of double sinks. Additionally, the laundry room is included upstairs as well—never have to worry about hauling laundry loads up and down the stairs! 

Outdoor enjoyment is aplenty with this perfectly positioned property that’s nestled right along a greenbelt. Not only does this offer privacy when you’re in the backyard, but you also have a view of Pacific Northwest greenery when you’re sunbathing on the patio. You can easily choose to keep things simple and low-maintenance, or you can put your imagination to work adding in more landscaping and transforming the patio with comfy outdoor furniture, flower baskets, a string of glowing lights, and more. 

Living in Lacey

At 2723 Saga Ct NE Lacey, WA 98516, you’re tucked away in the Gateway II community and only 5 minutes to Interstate-5 and 15 minutes to Joint Base Lewis-McChord. When you need to run errands, you also have a huge variety of amenities easily within reach—Cabela’s is only 3 minutes away, and when you cross I-5, you’ll find places like Costco, Walmart, Safeway, The Home Depot, PetCo, LA Fitness, and dozens of other shops, eateries, and services. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.


Posted on August 26, 2020 at 8:46 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Lacey Real Estate |

Updated & Architecturally Stunning 4-Bedroom, 3-Bath Home w/Puget Sound & Olympic Views in Prime University Place Location 

Surrounded by lush, mature greenery and boasting architecturally intriguing design at every turn, this 2,918-square-foot University Place home also offers views of the Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. Built in 1967, this home’s long list of modern updates mean that you can enjoy vintage style elements while still having contemporary convenience. A new kitchen, new bathrooms, new flooring, new windows, new plumbing, and new exterior trim paint are all in the mix, and 2 furnaces keep things comfortable. Located at 4215 Olympic Blvd W University Place, WA 98466 on a large 0.26-acre corner lot and close to schools, iconic parks, shopping and more, this 4-bedroom, 3-bath home is listed for $625,000. 

As soon as you step inside this architectural wonder, unique design elements are sure to immediately catch your eye. The impressive entryway guides you right into the formal living room and dining area, and here, wall-to-wall windows offer views of an idyllic Pacific Northwest scene. Picturesque greenery extends toward the shimmering Puget Sound and majestic Olympic Mountains, so whether you’re simply snuggled up on the couch catching up on your favorite TV shows with a roaring fire, or serving up a homemade holiday feast in the dining area, you have a truly remarkable scene as your backdrop! 

The well-appointed kitchen is just steps away, and this beautifully curated haven of fashion and function shines with style. On-trend light fixtures shine down on huge counters, while pristine white cabinetry rests alongside sleek appliances. Captivating design elements include the intricate backsplash, open shelving, and recessed ceiling details, and you can enjoy the view from bar-style counter seating. Another living area is around the corner, and this inviting haven not only offers a comfortable area to unwind in, but you also have direct patio access from here! 

A floating staircase winds its way upstairs, and here you’ll find bedrooms where everyone can have their own private getaways. The master suite is especially noteworthy, with its gorgeous wood beams overhead, its walls of windows, and private deck that offers you front row seats to breathtaking sunsets. An ensuite bath with spa-inspired finishes completes this exquisite offering, and just wait until you see one of this home’s additional upstairs bathrooms—the ceiling is truly one-of-a-kind! 

In addition to this home’s upper deck just off of the master suite, you have a patio and a gorgeous yard to spend time in—sunbathe in peace and quiet, grill up dinner on the patio and enjoy al fresco dining, and spend sunny afternoons gardening to your heart’s content! 

Living in University Place 

At 4215 Olympic Blvd W University Place, WA 98466, you’re merely minutes to some of University Place’s best offerings, plus you get access to UP’s award-winning school district. Curtis Senior High School is just a few blocks away, and Bridgeport Way and all of its shopping, restaurants, and local services are only 4 minutes from home. Here you’ll find quick access to places like Safeway, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, Walgreens, the library, several eateries, and much more! Chambers Bay Park is only a 3-minute drive from home, making it easy to stay active whether you love to golf or just stroll along the waterfront. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555. 


Posted on June 11, 2020 at 9:03 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in University Place Real Estate |

Move-in Ready 3-Bedroom, 2-Bath Home w/Lovely Backyard & Private Access to Long Lake in Lacey

Timeless beauty and elegant simplicity await with this move-in ready single-story home! Featuring a 1,596-square-foot layout, this residence offers gorgeous light-filled living spaces along with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. You’ll also find a picturesque outdoor setting and fully fenced backyard on this corner lot, and you’re just down the street from Arbors Park and close to private access to nearby Long Lake. Located at 3800 Arbor Dr SE Lacey, WA 98503, this home is listed for $345,000. 

Classic design and mature greenery await when you pull in the driveway, and as soon as you step inside, this home’s floor plan invites you in to discover the impressive great room. Cheerful sunlight cascades into this haven through architecturally intriguing skylights, and vaulted ceilings add to the airy feel of the space. A gas fireplace anchors the room and offers a cozy setting on chilly days, and you can move right in and begin arranging your furniture and decorating to your heart’s content. Beautifully updated to reflect contemporary design trends, a tasteful neutral color palette and shimmering laminate floors characterize this welcoming scene. 

The kitchen offers a smart, spacious layout, where stainless steel appliances boast efficiency and large counters and generous cabinetry ensure ease. Stylish details are also in the mix, from bold accent walls to eye-catching light fixtures that hang above the trendy bar-style seating and kitchen sink. Serving up laid-back meals to loved ones is a breeze thanks to the open floor plan, and the large dining area means that you have plenty of room to host a crowd as well when the time comes! 

Find flexibility in each of this home’s 3 bedrooms, and be sure to take a look at the wonderfully spacious master suite—this pristine retreat is designed to delight! A cool color palette and plenty of natural light enhance the relaxing atmosphere, and a walk-in closet makes it easy to stay as organized as possible. In the ensuite bath, a fresh aesthetic and rejuvenating natural light mean that bubble baths and daily routines are all the more enjoyable! 

When the weather starts to warm up, you have A/C to keep things comfortable when you’re indoors, and you also have a lovely fully fenced backyard with lots of privacy to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air from. A charming patio is ready for al fresco dining, sunbathing, and barbecues all summer long, and you can spruce up this outdoor oasis with comfy furniture, a string of firefly lights, and vibrant flower baskets. A lush lawn provides space for play under the shade of mature trees, and a garden bed is ready for you to put your green thumb to work cultivating fresh fruits and veggies. 

Living in Lacey 

At 3800 Arbor Dr SE Lacey, WA 98503, you have many opportunities to enjoy the outdoors whether you’re heading to the neighborhood park down the street to let little ones burn off energy on the playground, or you’re going to Long Lake Park to swim, play in the sand volleyball courts, rent paddle boards and kayaks, or picnic and relax.

When you need to run errands, you’ll find everything you need just 7 to 15 minutes away, including places like Safeway, Target, Fred Meyer, The Home Depot, Planet Fitness, Costco, Cabela’s, and dozens of other shops, eateries, and local services. You’re also only 11 minutes to connect to Interstate-5, and Joint Base Lewis-McChord is just a short commute away! 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.


Posted on June 10, 2020 at 9:42 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Lacey Real Estate |

Exceptionally Maintained 3-Bedroom, 1.75-Bath Vintage Home in North Tacoma

Nestled in a prime North Tacoma neighborhood, this move-in ready 1,704-square-foot beauty offers a delightful blend of vintage charm and modern convenience. Built in 1942, this home is not only brimming with character, but you’ll also find smart updates sure to impress. Recent upgrades include a remodeled kitchen, a basement makeover, new exterior paint, and the sewer line was replaced in 2012 ensuring this home is ready to take on the future. Located at 4020 N 11th St Tacoma, WA 98406 and just minutes to the University of Puget Sound, Jefferson Park, and more, this 3-bedroom, 1.75-bath home is listed for $419,000. 

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Situated on a corner lot along sidewalk-lined streets, this classic Tacoma treasure is surrounded by fresh landscaping and mature greenery that offers a picturesque, private setting. A charming path leads to the front door, and as soon as you step inside, the light-filled living room beckons. Rejuvenating sunlight cascades in through several windows, while a stately fireplace anchors the spacious haven. A stylish neutral color palette makes it easy for new owners to move right in with ease—whether your personal aesthetic leans toward more traditional sensibilities or you love embracing the latest trends, this home’s lovingly maintained spaces ensure that you can start to unpack and decorate as soon as you get the keys! 

The layout flows into the dining room where you can enjoy everything from laidback weekend brunches to holiday feasts, and the remodeled kitchen is easily within reach. Thoughtful design nods at this home’s 1940s origins while promising top-notch convenience, and lovely details like scalloped trim and open shelving above the sink add visual intrigue. 

Each of this home’s baths offer sparkling white finishes for a fresh feel, ensuring that daily routines are all the more enjoyable. Plus, this home’s 3 bedrooms promise that loved ones can enjoy having their own private havens to unwind in at the end of each day. The fully finished basement offers even more potential, and here you’ll find a great room, storage, laundry area, and even a separate entry. There’s also plenty of room for an entertainment center, a fitness area, a hobby room, an office, and more! 

Even more possibility awaits with this property’s outdoor amenities, and there’s space for RV/boat/trailer parking, plus storage and room for hobbies in the shop. Charming stone and brick accents wind their way throughout the landscaped yard, past the neatly manicured lawn and garden beds. Imagine enjoying quiet afternoons sunbathing out on the patio, or hosting summertime barbecues where the whole neighborhood is invited. Your home-sweet-home awaits! 

Living in North Tacoma

At 4020 N 11th St Tacoma, WA 98406, you’re in a prime North Tacoma neighborhood that’s just blocks to parks, schools, shopping, restaurants, transit, and more. The 15-acre Jefferson Park is only about 3 blocks away, and here you can enjoy the playground, sprayground, sport courts, picnic shelter, and more. Head just a couple more blocks south, and you’ll reach 6th Ave, a hub of dining, shopping, and nightlife, and local favorites like Valhalla Coffee Co. and Sushi Tami are right there, just 0.4 miles from home!

The University of Puget Sound is just 0.3 miles away, and the iconic Proctor District is only 0.8 miles from home. Here you’ll find places like Metropolitan Market, Safeway, Europa Bistro, Cactus, Pomodoro Italian Restaurant & Bar, Peaks & Pints, Chalet Bowl, Blue Mouse Theatre, the Proctor Farmers Market, and so much more to do and explore. Additionally, Highway 16 is just a 4-minute drive from home, making it easy to get around the rest of Tacoma and beyond. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.


Posted on May 1, 2020 at 8:35 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Exceptionally Maintained & Updated 4-Bedroom, 2.75-Bath Home w/Huge Yard in North Tacoma 

Nestled in North Tacoma and just minutes to destinations like Point Ruston and Point Defiance, this 2,128-square-foot gem is completely move-in ready! Not only do you have a generous 0.27-acre lot with views of Puget Sound and Mt. Rainier, but this lovingly maintained and updated beauty offers stylish, inviting spaces that are a joy to spend time in. Located at 4631 N Vassault St Tacoma, WA 98407, this 4-bedroom, 2.75-bath home is listed for $499,000. 

An open concept layout on the main level makes it easy to spend quality time with loved ones, and whether you’re enjoying a quiet, relaxing evening at home or hosting a house filled with guests, this residence is ready for it all! The light-filled living room is anchored by a classic brick-accented fireplace, and the spacious layout offers versatility in use. You can move right in and immediately begin to infuse the space with your own unique style! 

The layout flows right into the open kitchen, a modern haven of convenience. A smart design includes ample cabinetry that offers tons of storage for kitchen essentials, while large counters and sleek appliances promise to make meal prep as easy as possible. The island offers laid-back bar-style seating, and on sunny days you can easily enjoy al fresco dining out on the deck—it’s just steps away! The dining room is also at your fingertips, and those who love to entertain are sure to cherish having an elegant atmosphere for hosting dinner parties, holiday celebrations, and special occasions. Gorgeous built-ins tie in the room’s aesthetic with the kitchen, and offers extra storage while windowed shelving provides the perfect spot to show off treasured dishware. 

On the lower level, the potential for a guest suite awaits. Not only is there separate entry access, but there’s plumbing in place for a 2nd kitchen if you decide to head that route. Whether you’d like to create a separate living space or you just decide to use the square footage as another living area, you have some wonderful flexibility here! Create the ultimate hangout complete with an entertainment center and a recreation area, or use the extra room for a fitness center or hobby space. The same potential awaits with this home’s 4 bedrooms—if you have an extra room, you can set up that office, library, or craft room you’ve always dreamed of having! 

Even more opportunity awaits with this property’s outdoor offerings. An expansive multi-level deck is ready for barbecues where the whole neighborhood is invited, and views of the Puget Sound and Mt. Rainier offer the ideal backdrop. The decks also look over the fully fenced yard, and here you’ll discover an oasis replete with mature greenery and garden beds just waiting for your green thumb. There’s even a dedicated garden space perfect for cultivating your own fruits and veggies in, and extra parking offers space for an RV and ascess to power. 

Living in North Tacoma 

At 4631 N Vassault St Tacoma, WA 98407, you are merely minutes to schools, shopping, transit, parks, and much more. North Pearl Street is only 0.3 miles away, and along here you’ll find bus lines, restaurants, grocery stores, medical facilities, and anything else you might need! At this particular North Tacoma location you’re also incredibly close to Point Defiance Park—you’re only 0.7 miles from this popular destination where you can explore trails and visit beaches, visit the zoo and aquarium, and more. Point Ruston is only 1 mile away, and here you can spend the day dining, shopping, and having fun right on the scenic waterfront. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555. 

 


Posted on November 27, 2019 at 10:51 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Classic 3-Bedroom, 2-Bath Rambler on Gorgeous ⅓ Acre in the Redondo Area of Des Moines

Cherished and lovingly maintained over the years, this move-in ready rambler offers spacious living in a convenient area of Des Moines. Featuring a 1,790-square-foot layout, this beauty includes 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and inviting living spaces that are ready to be transformed with your own personal decor and style! Enjoy having ample room both inside and out—this home is nestled on a sprawling ⅓ of an acre that includes garden space, plenty of parking (find lots of room for a boat, RV, or trailer), a detached garage/shop, and more. Located at 26635 16th Ave S Des Moines, WA 98198 in the Woodmont community, this treasure is listed for $410,000.

Centrally located and wonderfully close to highways, shopping, restaurants, outdoor opportunities and more, this home ensures it’s easy to get around while offering you the comfort that only home-sweet-home can! As soon as you step in through the front door, this home’s living room invites you in, showing off a brick-accented fireplace as the room’s cozy focal point. If you feel like giving the space a refresh, you’re in luck—you’ll find original hardwood floors right under the carpet!

The layout seamlessly flows into an additional living area, a welcoming retreat characterized by an accent wall that gives the space a cabin-inspired feel. Enjoy views into the backyard from here and the adjacent dining nook where the kitchen is right at your fingertips.

Showcasing a vintage aesthetic, this haven of efficiency has eye-catching details throughout. From the hardware on the handsome cabinetry to flooring that takes you back in time, the kitchen is a blast from the past that still offers all of the modern conveniences you could desire. Plus, just around the corner there’s a built-in desk area, and the laundry room isn’t far beyond. Easily switch laundry batches while you let dinner simmer on the stove!

This home offers 3 bedrooms, and the master suite not only has an extra-large layout, but here you’ll also find an ensuite bath. Have an extra room? You might choose to use it as an office, hobby space, or fitness center!

Even more fabulous potential awaits with this home’s generous outdoor areas. Host barbecues and relax out on the patio, and put your green thumb to work in the mature garden. The leveled backyard is perfect for play, and it makes adding in a play toy and taking advantage of the space just that much easier. Find versatility in the detached garage/shop, and tons of parking potential whether you need room to park a boat, RV, trailer, or all of the above!

Living in Des Moines

At 26635 16th Ave S Des Moines, WA 98198, you’re in the Redondo area of Des Moines, which is located in South King County. In the Woodmont community, you’re merely minutes to local schools, Woodmont Park, Safeway, LA Fitness, Bartell Drugs, bus lines, and several other shops, eateries, and services. You’re also only a 2-minute drive to the Redondo Park & Ride, and just a 3-minute drive to connect to Interstate-5. Plus, Redondo Beach and places like Saltwater State Park and the Redondo Beach Boat Launch are also just minutes away, making it easy to take advantage of the beautiful Pacific Northwest scenery and the Puget Sound!

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.


Posted on April 23, 2019 at 9:56 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Des Moines Real Estate |

Move-in Ready 3-Bedroom, 1.75-Bath Rambler on Anderson Island’s Riviera Executive Golf Course

Vacation-inspired living awaits with this move-in ready beauty that’s nestled on the 2nd tee box of the Riviera Executive Golf Course! Featuring a 1,260-square-foot layout that includes 3 bedrooms, 1.75 baths, and wonderfully inviting living spaces, this rambler is surrounded by natural beauty. Ownership of this home includes membership to the Riviera Community and gives you access to 2 fresh water lakes, a seasonal marina, a 9-hole golf course, Lakeshore Restaurant, tennis and volleyball courts, and camping facilities! Located at 11021 Pioneer Dr Anderson Island WA 98303, this Anderson Island home is listed for $215,000.

This home-sweet-home is tucked away in a dreamy natural paradise that feels miles away from it all! Privacy and comfort are all yours, and once you step inside, this home’s welcoming atmosphere envelopes you in warmth. In the main living area, you’ll find a spacious layout that looks out into the idyllic outdoor scene that surrounds you. Featuring a simple neutral color palette, this versatile area is completely ready for you to move right on in and begin decorating to your heart’s content!

The spacious open-concept kitchen presents a fabulous opportunity for those who love to cook and bake—generous counter space means you have ample room for countertop appliances and meal prep. Not only that, but you’ll find tons of storage space in the cabinetry, and there’s even enough room for a center island if you desire it!

Each of this home’s 3 bedrooms offer flexibility; loved ones can each enjoy having their own private space, and if you have an extra room or two, the list of possibilities is a long one. Whether you’ve always dreamed of having a craft or hobby room, an office, a playroom, or a fitness center, opportunity awaits! You’ll also find a full-sized 2-car garage to take advantage of, whether you transform it into a workshop or use it for storing your outdoor tools and toys.

This property’s outdoor offerings are just as promising as its indoor amenities, and those who love spending time out in the fresh air are in for a real treat. A large deck in the back is ready for entertaining, and you’ll find plenty of space for a barbecue, an outdoor dining set, and comfy lounge chairs. Host a crowd for a summertime get-together, or simply enjoy the tranquil atmosphere that surrounds you. And of course, it doesn’t get any better for golf enthusiasts—you’re right on the 2nd tee box of Riviera Executive Golf Course!

Living on Anderson Island’s Riviera Executive Golf Course

At 11021 Pioneer Dr Anderson Island WA 98303, vacation-worthy amenities are at your fingertips! Life in the Riviera Community gives you access to several premium conveniences, including access to 2 fresh water lakes, a seasonal marina, a 9-hole golf course, Lakeshore Restaurant, tennis and volleyball courts, and camping facilities. You’re also close to schools and parks, and the Anderson Island Ferry is only a 6-minute drive from home! From here you’re only a 20-minute ferry ride to Steilacoom.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.


Posted on November 21, 2018 at 12:44 am
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Anderson Island Real Estate |

Incredible Potential Awaits in Fantastic Auburn Location! Discover this Spacious 4-Bedroom, 2.25-Bath Home on 0.25-Acre Property

Built in 1971 and ready for your unique vision of home to become a reality, this 2,400-square-foot residence is brimming with possibility. In addition to 4 bedrooms and 2.25 baths, this home offers spacious living areas designed with entertaining in mind. The 0.25-acre property also boasts a 2-car detached garage (in addition to the 5-car attached garage!) and a large backyard, and captivating views of Auburn Valley are aplenty! Located at 32532 107th Ave SE Auburn WA 98092 and merely minutes to schools, shopping, freeways and much more, this residence is listed for $425,000.

Situated in the highly sought-after Hidden Valley community, this home’s prime location is just the beginning of its long list of desirable amenities. In the main living area, soaring ceilings, huge windows, and a fireplace surrounded by stone accents is ready for your unique decor and style. Whether you’d like to embrace the retro vibe or go for something more chic and contemporary, the living area offers enough versatility for you to have some fun!

This home’s huge kitchen is definitely a treat for those who love to whip up delicious homemade meals. The spacious layout boasts a smart design, and tons of cabinetry means you have more than enough room for all of your kitchen essentials. Large shimmering counters have ample space for meal prep, whether you’re cooking a holiday feast, spending the day baking dozens and dozens of cookies, or getting meals ready for the entire week! The adjacent dining nook shows off a cozy atmosphere, and the built-ins offer a handy spot to show off treasured dishware or your cookbook collection.

The 2,400-square-foot layout includes 4 bedrooms, and if you have an extra room (or two!), you can finally create that hobby room, fitness center, playroom, or library you’ve always dreamt of having. There’s also tons of storage and flexible space in the 5-car attached garage (rows and rows of built-in shelving makes it easy to get organized!), and the 2-car detached garage is perfect for storing all of your tool and toys. You could even transform it into an art or music studio!

When the weather warms up, this home’s backyard is ready to become home to years and years of cherished memories. Host weekend barbecues and summertime get-togethers on the deck, or spend quiet, relaxing days gardening to your heart’s content.

Living in Auburn

At 32532 107th Ave SE Auburn WA 98092, not only are you located in the highly desired Hidden Valley community, but you’re just minutes away from several city conveniences. The 9.6-acre Auburndale Park is only half a mile from home, and here you can take advantage of the playground and trails. You’re also only a 6-minute drive to many of the amenities that rest along Auburn Way, including places like Fred Meyer, Lowe’s Home Improvement, 24 Hour Fitness, bus lines, and much more. Even more transit options can be found just 11 minutes from home—catch the Link Light Rail at the Auburn Station, or hop on Highway 18 and connect to Highway 167 right here.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.


Posted on November 2, 2018 at 11:55 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Auburn Real Estate |

Sophisticated & Like-New 3-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home in Fife’s Saddle Creek Community

Exceptional in every way, this expansive 2,123-square-foot home offers ultimate comfort in a wonderfully convenient location! Featuring elegant, stylish finishes and top-notch amenities (like central A/C!) at every turn, this 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath home is brimming with beautifully maintained space to spread out in. Plus, enjoy having a fully fenced backyard for play and relaxation, and a community park that’s just around the corner! Located at 4241 64th Ave E Fife, WA 98424 and nestled right in between the Port of Tacoma and Downtown Puyallup, this 2006-built home is listed for $360,000.

Showcasing a modern take on Craftsman-inspired design, this like-new home is ready for you to move right on in and begin infusing each space with your own unique vision. Lush landscaping and a welcoming front porch with brick-accented columns make for a lovely first impression, and the captivating 2-story entryway is a delight! Cheerful natural sunlight illuminates the way, and the open-concept floor plan unfolds with gleaming hardwood floors.

To the right, the living room is ready for relaxing evenings unwinding in peace and quiet, or days spent entertaining guests and visiting with loved ones. A stately gas fireplace anchors the space, and you could easily curate a formal, traditional aesthetic or choose to go with decor that’s more trendy and chic. Whichever look you choose to embrace, you’ll be able to bask in the cheerful sunlight that cascades in through the wonderfully large windows.

The open floor plan flows right into the kitchen and adjacent dining nook where both elegance and efficiency are aplenty. The delicious blend of smart design and the warm color palette make for an inviting atmosphere, and whether you’re prepping meals or just sipping a glass of wine with a friend at the bar-style island seating, the versatile setting is ready for it all! The same is true of the adjacent dining nook—laid-back weeknight meals or holiday gatherings are all at home right here.

Even more dynamic square footage can be found upstairs with this home’s 3 bedrooms. The master suite is a standout highlight, with double doors that swing open to reveal the sprawling layout. Natural light fills the space to show off the generous size, and there’s ample room for a king-sized bed and a sitting area or desk if you’d like it. Recessed ceiling details make for an even more sumptuous experience, and things get even better once you see the walk-in closet and the 5-piece master bath! Spa-worthy finishes fill this spacious haven, and a corner soaking tub bathed in warm natural light is an oasis of rejuvenation. You’ll also find a laundry room on the upper level, offering the ideal spot for storing household essentials and making it as easy as possible to keep the home running smoothly.

Discover low-maintenance landscaping in the fully fenced backyard, and a beautiful sanctuary for making memories and relaxing in the fresh air! Framed by lush green grass and partially bordered by raised garden beds, the spacious patio is ready to be brought to life with your unique style. With room for a barbecue, an outdoor dining set, and comfy lounge chairs, the patio extends this home’s entertaining potential and makes way for weekend barbecues and summertime patio parties!

Living in Fife

At 4241 64th Ave E Fife, WA 98424, you’re just minutes from outdoor opportunities, city conveniences, schools, Port of Tacoma, Downtown Tacoma, and Downtown Puyallup. The Port of Tacoma is only a 10-minute drive from home and Downtown Tacoma is only 11-minutes away, making it easy to commute for work or enjoy an evening out on the town. Grocery stores, shopping, restaurants and more can be found just 9-minutes from home along River Road in Puyallup. Both the Tacoma and Puyallup Sounder Stations are just a bus ride away, offering a convenient transit option (especially for those who may work in Seattle!).

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.


Posted on September 24, 2018 at 11:28 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Fife Real Estate |

Well-Maintained 2-Bedroom, 2-Bath 2nd Level Condo Unit in Convenient Federal Way Location

Ultimate convenience and easy living are yours with this 2-bedroom, 2-bath condo! Recently updated and ready for you to move right in, this 926-square-foot home features highlights like newer stainless steel appliances, a full-sized washer/dryer, and a large master bedroom with a walk-in closet. You also get access to a community clubhouse that boasts amenities like an exercise room, an athletic court, an outdoor pool, a hot tub, a game/recreation room, and more! Located at 28307 18th Ave S B202 Federal Way, WA 98003 and just minutes to Redondo Beach, bus lines, freeways, schools, several parks, shopping and more, this condo is listed for $195,000.

When you arrive home, inviting light-filled spaces are at the ready for relaxation and entertaining alike! Gleaming laminate floors lead into the living room, a welcoming haven that features a wood burning fireplace and is brimming with simple elegance. Imagine snuggling up on the couch with a cozy fire on a crisp autumn evening, or being able to create a picturesque holiday scene this winter! From here you also have direct access to the balcony, a sunny perch where you can bask in the fresh air and create your very own outdoor oasis on.

The layout flows into the spacious dining area, and here you’ll find the room to host a crowd if you need to! Serving up homemade meals is as easy as possible thanks to the open kitchen—not only are there newer stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops in the mix, but a huge window bathes this efficient space in cheerful natural light.

This condo’s spacious layout also includes 2 generously sized bedrooms, and the master suite features a walk-in closet and your very own private ensuite bath. The second bedroom features built-in closet space and a large layout, and if you don’t need to use it as a bedroom, transform this beauty into an office, hobby room, or den!

Living in Federal Way

At 28307 18th Ave S B202 Federal Way, WA 98003, you’re in a prime Federal Way location that’s just minutes away from outdoor opportunities and city conveniences. Pacific Highway is conveniently at your fingertips (also meaning that bus lines are just about a block away!) and Interstate-5 is only a 3-minute drive away. When you need to run some quick errands, places like Safeway and Walgreens are merely 2 minutes from home, while places like Walmart, Trader Joe’s, Target, and much more are only 4 minutes away!

When you want to spend some time outside, Redondo Beach is a 5-minute drive away—here you can relax on the beach, enjoy the scenery from the boardwalk, and even launch your boat. The 398-acre Dash Point State Park is only 13 minutes from home, making it easy to take advantage of miles of hiking and biking trails, camping, beaches, wildlife viewing, fishing, and so much more.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.


Posted on September 12, 2018 at 3:09 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Federal Way Real Estate |