Queen Anne Real Estate

Oct. 1, 2020

Prohibition, Bootleggers, and Rumrunners in Seattle

Vintage homes comprise a special type of charm. Classic architecture, fine craftsmanship, and rich history help us imagine a bygone era. What was daily life like? What ideas were valued by people of the time? And what was happening in this young city in 1922? Thanks to accurate records, we ...

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May 1, 2020

We Are Still Showing Homes: 8 Ways We Keep You Safe

We are working for you! These are unprecedented times, and our greatest priority is the health and safety of our clients and team members. We also understand that real estate transactions don't just stop. Your home may be your greatest asset; there is a lot at stake. People are ...

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Feb. 22, 2020

1909 Bigelow Ave N

The beautiful Tudor style home on Seattle’s coveted Bigelow Avenue North was built in 1926. Thanks to well-kept records, we are able to learn about the original owners and what life was like in Seattle and specifically Queen Anne Hill, nearly 100 years ago.

The original owners of this home ...

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Feb. 1, 2020

Urban Hiking on Queen Anne

Several years ago, the Steve Kennedy Team wrote a blog post about our 5 favorite Queen Anne staircases. It continues to be our most popular post of all time, so when the current owners of 1107 Olympic Way West (click to see the listing) told us about their love of ...

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Sept. 20, 2019

506 West Galer

There is something very special about a vintage home. If these walls could talk, this lovely 1906 Dutch Colonial would tell the story of the Mantor family and the beginnings of the Seattle Fire Department.

On October 17, 1889, four months after a devastating fire burned most of Seattle to ...

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Aug. 17, 2019

315 Hayes Street

This gracious craftsman residence is just as charming today as it was nearly a century ago. It hasn’t been on the market in nearly 40 years, which is truly a testament to the commitment and love the current owners feel for their home. Built in 1922, it is filled with ...

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