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As you know Seattle is the coffee capital with Starbucks on almost every corner and latte stands popping up in between. Well, a S. Seattle coffee-stand owner couldn't compete so he decided on a "new twist" in the barista business to improve his sales.  The "Cowgirls Espresso" baristas are wear sc...
Situated in the View Ridge Neighborhood, this brick rambler has been lovingly maintained. It sits on a 10,000+ sq. foot lot that features mature fruit trees, garden area, sport court and play house. The home boasts a new roof, fresh interior and exterior paint, new carpeting and pergo floor. MLS ...
New Urbanism is a movement that is permeating Snohomish County, especially Mukilteo and Everett.  "Village Center" development is one of the first created in Mukilteo. Combining housing, retail shops and condominiums.  The heart of the development has a publc plaza with outdoor dinng, benches and...
Everett has the best kept secret......Jetty Island. Jetty Island is a manmade island and salt water marsh made with sand dreged from the navigation channel of the Snohomish River.It's a popular recretation spot for young and old. It is only accessible by boat.  During the summer months the "Mosqu...
Someone just gifted me a book titled "Trump The Best Rel Estate Advice I Ever Received"  This book isn't about The Donald, but 100 top experts share their real estate strategies with him.An easy read and, who knows, someone of us may end up in his sphere.
The Snohomish County Camano Association of Realtors had a presentation recently from Aaron Reardon, our County Executive.  Higher education in Snohomish County is one of his priorities.Senator Jean Berkey from the 38th District sponsored Senate Bill 5322 which calls for the expedited creating and...
Did you know that Everett, Washington boasts the second largest marina on the West Coast? Well, we do and now we are growing.  The project called the "12th Street Yacht Basin" will indeed be a marina for yachts with slips designed for vessels from 80-143 feet. This is not your "grandmother's mari...
Dave Lininger, founder of RE/MAX International spent $1,000,000 at an auto auction over the weekend.  You ask what could be worth $1,000,000 and why.  Lininger bought a Hummer used by CNN to cover the war in Iraq. The proceeds from this sale will go to the Fisher House Foundation, who temporarily...
      Everett is finally "growing up".  A major riverfront land deal nears closing.  The California company will bring back to life for people what was used only for industry.  The dream of an upscale place to shop, dine, work, live and play is starting to take shape. Best yet the development wil...
The Boeing plant in Everett, WA just released details on the remake of the 747, the 747-800.  It's predecessor is 40 years old.  The new 747-8 Intercotinental is 18 fee longer than the 747-400 which allows for an additional 51 passengers in a three-class seating arrangement. The 747-8 borrows som...

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