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 |

Updated & Move-in Ready 2-Bedroom, 1-Bath Home with Large Yard in Convenient South Tacoma

Home sweet home awaits with this charming 1,992-square-foot South Tacoma treasure! Lovingly maintained over the years, this 1946-built beauty was recently updated with a new sewer line, exterior paint, and refinished hardwood floors, ensuring this residence is ready for the future. Featuring 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, inviting living spaces, an attached one-car garage, and a gorgeous, level backyard, this retreat is a delight to arrive home to time and time again! Located at 1418 S 40th St Tacoma WA 98418 and wonderfully close to schools, grocery stores, restaurants, shops, Interstate-5, transit and much more, this gem is listed for $240,000.

A lush lawn and a classic exterior welcome you home, and a sweet path leads right to the front door. Step inside to find a bright and inviting atmosphere, with original woodwork and high ceilings throughout! Natural sunlight pours in through large windows in the living room, contributing to the bright and cheerful setting that’s ready for your personal touch. The same sunlit scene can be enjoyed in the adjacent dining area, a versatile space with plenty of room for a full-sized dining table should you want it!

Right around the corner, the kitchen awaits. Showcasing vintage elements alongside modern amenities, the kitchen’s smart design ensures you have ample storage and counter space. Whether you’re meal prepping for the week or baking up dozens and dozens of holiday cookies, you’ll find the room you need for all that life brings.

In addition to this home’s thoroughly charming living spaces, you’ll find 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, and a versatile basement as well. Each spacious bedroom promises comfort and privacy, and rich flooring meets a calm color palette in both bedrooms, showing off the ideal haven for rest and relaxation.

In the expansive basement you’ll also find a finished flex room, offering the perfect spot for a hobby space, office, guest room, or fitness center. The rest of the basement offers quite a bit of potential as well—whether you choose to use it for storage or you decide to transform it into the ultimate hangout, you can be sure that you’ll have enough room to make your unique vision of “home” become a reality!

The same opportunity can be found in the large backyard, a beautiful retreat showcasing a lush lawn that can be enjoyed all summer long. Whether you’re hosting barbecues on the covered patio, sunbathing in the tranquil atmosphere, or busy cultivating a garden filled with flowers, fruits, and veggies, there’s space for it all!

Living in South Tacoma

At 1418 S 40th St Tacoma WA 98418, you’re nestled in a prime South Tacoma location! Safeway is just a block away from home, and you’ll find a long list of amenities less than a mile away. The Tacoma Mall and all that surrounds it awaits close by, and whether you need to stock up at Costco, run errands at the mall, or grab a bite to eat at one of the neighborhood’s many restaurants (Red Robin, Chipotle, Buffalo Wild Wings, Five Guys, just to name a few!) are all within reach. Head east and you’ll find several supermarkets, and even more eateries like the popular Vien Dong all in the mix! Commuters will especially love being just a 2-minute drive to Interstate-5 and just a couple of blocks away from bus lines, making it easy to get around the city 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 11, 2018 at 11:10 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Spacious 3-Bedroom Home w/Detached 2-Car Garage, Storage Shed & Large Backyard in Tacoma’s Summit Community

Nestled in the highly sought-after Summit community in Tacoma, this home-sweet-home offers the best of both worlds in that its level 0.57-acre property provides privacy all while being close to city conveniences! A dream for investors or buyers with a vision, this home is ready to be renovated and brought to life again. Featuring a 1,992-square-feet layout that includes 3 bedrooms and 1.75 baths plus a wheelchair-friendly roll-in shower, this well-built home is ready to make your customized dream home become a reality! Located at 2424 84th St E Tacoma WA 98445 and just minutes to freeways, schools, parks, and shopping, this residence is listed for $269,000.

For those who love spending time outside, this property presents an especially unique opportunity! Brimming with potential inside and out, this home’s outdoor offerings include tons of storage space. A detached 2-car garage and a storage shed boast ample room for storing all of your outdoor tools and toys, and you could even transform some of the spaces into a hobby area or work bench! The yard and patio need some extra care to reach their full glory, but after a few weekends of sprucing up the place, you’ll be ready for hosting backyard barbecues. Plenty of opportunity awaits for putting your green thumb to work, and this home’s already lush greenery just needs some tending to.

Head inside this inviting home to find the same potential for customization, and get ready to put your imagination to work! The front living room provides a welcoming setting, and cheerful natural lighting cascades in through the large front window. A classic brick-accented fireplace anchors this haven, promising years filled with cozy evenings no matter how you choose to remodel or decorate the space!

A large kitchen not only features tons of cabinet space, but it even has enough room for an additional island if you desire it (the extra counter space is sure to come in handy!), and a sunny dining nook for convenient meals. Versatility is one of this home’s strong suits, and as you journey through the rest of the home and explore each flexible space, you’ll find opportunity awaiting around every turn. 

Included in this home’s 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, you’ll find a couple of especially unique areas. The noteworthy master suite promises to become a sanctuary of rejuvenation, and its vaulted ceilings and exquisite window arrangement create an atmosphere of sophistication. An ensuite bath offers privacy and a spa-inspired setting, and plenty of closet space makes it easy to stay organized! Plus, this home also features a wheelchair-friendly roll-in shower if you need an accessible bathing area.

Living in Tacoma’s Summit Community

At 2424 84th St E Tacoma WA 98445, you’re located just about 10 minutes south of Downtown Tacoma and the Port of Tacoma. Those who have to commute will love being just a short 4-minute drive to Highway 512, making it easy to connect to Interstate-5 or Highway 167. Schools, shopping, eateries, parks, and more are all within reach, ensuring you really don’t have to go far to find what you need. Both Pacific Avenue and Canyon Road are just about a 5-minute drive in either direction, and both of these central hubs make it easy to access grocery stores, restaurants, services, shops, and 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 February 22, 2018 at 11:57 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Meticulously Updated 3-Bedroom Cape Cod Home with Gorgeous Yard Close to Proctor District in North Tacoma

Beautifully updated and carefully maintained, this Cape Cod masterpiece shows off smart design alongside elegant style! Built in 1939, this immaculate residence features a long list of renovations that include new windows, new roof, a remodeled bath, an updated utility room and front porch, new interior and exterior paint, a fabulous kitchen upgrade, and more! Featuring a spacious 1,632-square-foot layout that includes 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, a fully finished basement and much more, this North Tacoma treasure even includes a freshly landscaped yard and refinished deck to enjoy. Located at 4619 N 30th St Tacoma, WA 98407 just minutes from the popular Proctor District, this incredible package is listed for $359,000.

Arrive home to this gem’s picturesque exterior that includes neat landscaping and a charming gated path! Gleaming hardwood floors welcome you into the front of the home, a sophisticated setting that’s a dream for entertainers. The pristine living room and adjacent formal dining room offer a versatile scene—whether you’re just hanging out and having a laid-back night with loved ones or hosting guests for a special occasion, this dynamic space is ready for it all! Large windows fill the space with bright natural light, and a neutral, contemporary color palette is ready for you to move right on in and begin infusing each room with your unique style.

Toward the back of the home, the magazine-worthy remodeled kitchen features improvements to the cabinets and peninsula, new appliances, shimmering granite counters, and more! Tons of room for storage and ample counter space for meal prep ensures that daily activities are a breeze, and bar-style counter seating offers a handy, casual dining option.

This home’s spacious layout includes 3 bedrooms, each one offering a private, comfortable space to retreat to. Especially of note is this home’s stunning remodeled bath—here, discover spa-inspired finishes and contemporary amenities that modern home buyers will love!

Find even more room in this home’s fully finished basement, a versatile area brimming with potential. Whether you choose to use it as an entertainment center, a hobby space, fitness room or play area, there’s room for it all! Plus, a laundry area and tons of extra storage offers even more convenience and efficiency.

An outdoor oasis awaits in this property’s impeccably maintained backyard. The expansive deck provides plenty of space for a set of patio furniture and lounge chairs, and offers the ideal scene whether you’re hosting lively summertime barbecues or simply sunbathing in the peace and quiet. Plus, a carpet of green grass and a neat path lead to a storage and parking area for even more convenience.

Living in North Tacoma Near The Proctor District

At 4619 N 30th St Tacoma, WA 98407, you’re just half a mile away from Proctor Street, making it easy to enjoy the popular Proctor District! A destination for locals and out-of-towners alike, the historic Proctor neighborhood is home to excellent shopping, dining, and entertainment. Enjoy grocery shopping at Metropolitan Market, Safeway, and the Proctor Farmers Market, or enjoy a meal out at Europa Bistro, Knapp’s, Pomodoro Italian Restaurant, Viva Tacoma, La Fondita, and more! Browse through shops like Compass Rose, Teaching Toys & Books, and The Pacific Northwest Shop, or enjoy a movie at The Blue Mouse Theater.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.

Posted on June 9, 2017 at 11:56 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Charming 3-Bedroom, 1-Bath Home w/Spacious Backyard in Convenient Tacoma Location

Perfect for first-time buyers or those who are looking to downsize, this move-in ready charmer offers comfort and convenience both inside and out! This home’s 984-square-foot layout includes 3 bedrooms and 1 bath, and even shows off a newer roof, furnace, windows, and sewer line. Located at 6806 Fawcett Ave, Tacoma WA 98408 near Wapato Park, shopping, schools, freeway access, and a long list of other top-notch amenities, this home is listed for $190,000.

Brimming with inviting spaces, this Tacoma treasure offers the opportunity for you to transform this beauty into your own unique haven! As soon as you step inside through the front door, a light-filled living room welcomes you inside to rest and relax. Original hardwoods await underneath the carpet, and a neutral color palette offers simple, elegant style to build upon.

Head toward the back of the home to discover a large, open-concept kitchen and dining area. Here, find plenty of space for a full-sized dining table if you desire, offering room to host holiday get-togethers and dinner parties at! Large sliding glass doors fill the space with bright and cheerful sunlight while providing direct access onto the backyard deck.

This home’s backyard is a dream for outdoor lovers! The deck shows off the perfect spot for a barbecue and comfy patio furniture to relax on, while a fenced yard is brimming with potential. Whether you envision a play toy, flower beds, or your very own vegetable garden, there’s room for it all. Plus, a covered parking space at the side of the home provides enough room to park an RV, boat, or trailer in. 

When it’s time to turn in for the day, 3 cozy bedrooms await. Offering privacy and versatility, each bedroom ensures loved ones each have a unique space to call their own. Have an extra bedroom? Consider transforming it into a fitness center, office, playroom, or den—the possibilities are endless!

Living in Tacoma

At 6806 Fawcett Ave, Tacoma WA 98408, find convenience and a long list of Tacoma amenities right at your fingertips! A Fred Meyer shopping center is a short 2 blocks away, and also includes a Rite Aid, Jiffy Lube, Great Clips, McDonald’s, Spud’s Pizza Parlor, and much more to take advantage of. For those who love to stay active and spend time outdoors, Wapato Park is just 0.7 miles away, making it easy to enjoy the trail the wraps around Wapato Lake or the off-leash dog park. For those who commute, you’re also in luck—Interstate-5 is just a 6-minute drive from home, making it easy to connect to the rest of Tacoma and beyond!

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Katsumi Purbeck online here or give him a call/text at (253) 376-3555.

Posted on February 3, 2017 at 11:39 pm
Katsumi Purbeck | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |