Expansive 4-Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Home with 3-Car Garage in Highly Desireable University Place

Beautifully maintained and featuring huge, inviting spaces designed for entertaining, this University Place treasure is ready to become your ultimate dream home! Unique custom details fill this residence—discover a main level master suite, exquisite trimwork, huge shimmering windows, eye-catching ceiling details, and much more. Plus, a fully fenced backyard and a 3-car garage provide even more space to call your own. Nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac at 5405 79th Av Ct W University Place, WA 98467 in the highly desired University Place School District, this home is listed for $425,000.

Built in 1988, this palatial 2,566-square-foot home is fabulously move-in ready and awaits your personal touch. When you pull in the winding driveway, details like meticulous landscaping and gorgeous brick accents hint at the stylish design that awaits inside. And when you step in through the front door, the 2-story entryway does not disappoint! An archway leads to the huge living room, an expansive haven with a 2-story ceiling, plush carpets, and sun cascading in through huge windows.

This home’s layout flows right into the light-filled dining room. Hardwoods stretch on into the well-appointed kitchen, an attractive space with tons of storage. Enjoy new granite countertops and a cooktop, and the potential for bar-style seating at the counter just adds to this room’s delight. With plenty of space to spread out in, there’s ample room for hosting a crowd—birthday parties, holiday gatherings, and more are all at home here! Find even more space for entertaining in this home’s versatile dining room and additional living room, each offering elegant spaces with recessed ceilings. The living room even features a stately fireplace accented by brick and rich wood artistry, ideal for creating a warm and inviting atmosphere!

The main level also offers a convenient master suite, perfect for enjoying one-level living. Retreat to this relaxing oasis when you need a break, and take advantage of the 5-piece bath! A soaking tub is ready for luxurious bubble baths, ensuring you always have a spa-ready experience at your fingertips to indulge in. And finally, journey upstairs to find the rest of this home’s 4-bedroom and 2.5-bath offerings.

Discover this home’s low-maintenance backyard, an oasis for those who love spending time outside! A charming backyard deck is ready for barbecues and summertime hangouts, and a fully fenced yard provides plenty of room for run and play in. Plus, this home’s 3-car garage ensures you have plenty of storage space and even room for a workbench.

Living in University Place

Located in the highly desired University Place School District, at 5405 79th Av Ct W University Place, WA 98467 you’re surrounded by a myriad of other top-notch amenities as well! Opportunities for taking advantage of the outdoors are just minutes away—Chambers Bay, Cirque Bridgeport Park, and the lakes in nearby Lakewood ensure that getting out and staying active is easy and enjoyable.

Plus, a long list of shopping, restaurants, services, and more are also within reach—shops like Trader Joe’s, Safeway, Whole Foods, Walmart, and Fred Meyer are just minutes away, and restaurants like Applebee’s, Jersey Mike’s Subs, Subway, Pizza Hut, and much more ensure that eating dinner out or grabbing takeout is quick and easy! Commuters will also appreciate being just a 13-minute drive from Interstate-5.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Brandie Hassing online here or give her a call/text at (206) 909-0894.


Posted on April 11, 2017 at 4:35 pm
Brandie Hassing | Posted in University Place Real Estate |

Gorgeous Updated 3-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home w/Incredible Views of the Puget Sound & Olympic Mountains in Bremerton

Showcasing magazine-worthy design both inside and out, this incredible Bremerton beauty also features amazing views of the shimmering Puget Sound and the majestic Olympic Mountains! Nestled on a scenic 0.57 acres, this dreamy 2,172-square-foot residence is brimming with elegant design, modern finishes, and spaces designed with entertaining in mind. Plus, a heat pump and air conditioning just add to the luxurious amenities offer by this masterpiece. Located at 537 NW Vanishing Wy Bremerton, WA 98311, this 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath home is listed for $432,000.

As soon as you step in through the front door, an exquisite 2-story entryway invites you in. This home boasts a long list of updates, including fresh paint, new carpet and vinyl plus refurbished hardwoods, new granite, a new dishwasher, and more. A stately staircase leads upstairs, and stunning Pinterest-inspired spaces are ready for days of luxurious relaxing and entertaining alike. Immaculate and sophisticated, the front living room shows off sparkling windows, crisp white trim, and extra-tall ceilings. The flowing layout leads right into the formal dining room, a lovely area ready for dinner parties, all with a view of the water outside!

Towards the back of the home, an open-concept great room promises to become the hub of daily life. Walls replete with windows fill the space with cheerful natural light and offer views of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains at every turn. The kitchen is in absolutely pristine condition, and features such as a detailed backsplash, bar-style seating, and a chef-ready stove take this room to the next level! The adjacent dining nook and living area are ready for laidback hangouts, and a stately fireplace helps to create a cozy atmosphere on chilly nights.

This home’s inviting 3 bedrooms ensure that loved ones all have a private space to call their own, and the master suite is not to miss! This must-see space is the ultimate retreat—cool blue walls and fabulous views of the water set a relaxing atmosphere, and the spa-inspired 5-piece bath is a luxurious oasis ready to please. A corner soaking tub offers the opportunity for indulgent bubble baths—imagine relaxing in peace and quiet as warm sunlight streams in through the shimmering windows. 

Even more impressive space awaits in this home’s expansive backyard! Completely fenced and featuring a sprinkler system for your convenience, this lush haven is absolutely bursting with potential. A large deck shows off the perfect hangout—imagine hosting summertime barbecues or parties as you and your guests marvel at vibrant sunsets. The sprawling 0.57-acre property also has plenty of room for a play toy, a vegetable garden, and more! 

Living in Bremerton

Located in the Tracyton area of Bremerton, at 537 NW Vanishing Wy Bremerton, WA 98311, you’re surrounded by the incredible signature beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Not only does the Puget Sound offer wonderful views and opportunity for fun and exploration, but the nearby Rolling Hills Golf Course and Illahee State Park are perfect for those who love staying active. When it’s time to run errands, places like Walmart, Fred Meyer, Lowe’s, Safeway, and more are all within reach, and dining options like Outback Steakhouse, Trapper’s Sushi, Starbucks, and much more offer variety and choice.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Brandie Hassing online here or give her a call/text at (206) 909-0894.


Posted on April 7, 2017 at 4:16 pm
Brandie Hassing | Posted in Bremerton Real Estate |

Expansive & Meticulously Maintained 4-Bedroom Home with Stunning Views of Sunrise & Mt. Rainier in University Place

Nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac in gorgeous University Place, this truly spectacular 2,259-square-foot residence features amazing views of Mt. Rainier and breathtaking sunsets! Filled with unique details and meticulously maintained, this Pacific Northwest gem shows off incredible spaces to make your own, both inside and out. Featuring 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a giant rec room, a huge outdoor trex deck, a 3-car garage, and much more, this expertly crafted masterpiece is truly dream-worthy! Located at 5503 63rd Av Ct W University Place, WA 98467, this home is listed for $419,000.

Framed by tall emerald trees in the background and showcasing park-inspired landscaping, this home’s exterior hints at the exquisite spaces that await inside. A large driveway and the custom garage are a car enthusiast’s dream, and the garage boasts workbenches, tons of storage, and even an available lift!

Head inside the front door to discover this home’s spacious and inviting interior, an entertainer’s delight! The front living room features fabulous vaulted ceilings with trendy exposed beams, unique built-ins, and a grand brick-accented fireplace that serves as the room’s focal point. The open-concept area continues on into the formal dining room, a warm and inviting area designed with elegant entertaining in mind.

At the back of the home, a huge kitchen and dining nook await. The stunning, newer kitchen features custom soft-close cabinets and shimmering granite countertops, both offering tons of storage and meal prep space that’s not only functional—it’s stylish, too! The adjacent dining area shows off wall-to-wall built-ins, perfect for showing off your book collection and displaying framed photos, dishware, and other treasures. From here, large sliding glass doors offer a view outside and provide direct access to the palatial trex deck. This fabulous outdoor haven offers jaw-dropping views of Mt. Rainier and the sunrise—enjoy a morning cup of coffee as you take in the blissful scene. There’s also plenty of room for entertaining—add in a barbecue, a few sets of patio furniture, and more. This outdoor oasis is just waiting for summer!

Find even more versatile space inside with this home’s expansive 4 bedrooms—each private retreat is just waiting for you to make it your own! The master suite is especially noteworthy—this palatial haven features a warm color palette with an eye-catching accent wall, an ensuite bath, plus direct access to a backyard deck! This home also includes a giant rec room with tall 10-foot ceilings—transform this space into the ultimate hangout, whether you envision an entertainment center, a recreation area, playroom, or hobby room.

Living in University Place

Nestled in a prime location, at 5503 63rd Av Ct W University Place, WA 98467, you’re close to opportunities for enjoying the outdoors, restaurants, shopping, and more! Enjoy being just a quick 6-minute drive to the Green Firs Shopping Center, home to Trader Joe’s, Safeway, Applebee’s, El Toro, Starbucks, and much more. Whole Foods, Fred Meyer, and Walmart are also just a few minutes away. When it’s time to go exploring, internationally renowned Chambers Bay Golf Course is a quick drive away, a scenic destination whether you want to play a round of golf or just go for a walk! Commuters will also appreciate being just a 14-minute drive from Interstate-5, making it easy to get around the region.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Brandie Hassing online here or give her a call/text at (206) 909-0894.


Posted on April 7, 2017 at 3:33 pm
Brandie Hassing | Posted in University Place Real Estate |

Immaculate 4-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Residence in Highly Desired River Park Estates on the Auburn Golf Course

Discover luxury living in this incredible move-in ready oasis! Meticulously maintained and showing off premium amenities (including central A/C!) alongside sophisticated style, this expansive 2,320-square-foot masterpiece is an absolute dream to come home to. With a generous 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a pristine backyard and much more, this 2005-built beauty is nestled in the highly desired community of River Park Estates on the Auburn Golf Course. Located at 9993 SE 304th Ct Auburn, WA 98092, this fabulous residence is listed for $435,000.

Imagine enjoying a full day of golf at the Auburn Golf Course and then arriving home to this incredible oasis! A magazine-worthy exterior welcomes you home, and stately brick-accented columns frame the front entrance. As soon as you step through the charming red front door, a palatial layout opens up and invites you in. Beautiful hardwoods can be found alongside plush carpets, and tall ceilings create the perfect atmosphere for entertaining guests in. An open concept living room and formal dining room are ready for hosting holiday get-togethers or fabulous dinner parties!

Just around the corner, the thoughtfully designed kitchen awaits. Showing off GE profile appliances, attractive cabinetry, and sleek counters, the kitchen offers elegance alongside efficiency. The center island offers potential for bar-style seating, while the adjacent dining nook shows off a lovely light-filled spot to enjoy a casual meal or morning cup of coffee at. This open space includes a living room as well—enjoy cozy evenings curled up by the fire watching a movie among loved ones!

Find even more space for relaxing upstairs in this home’s 4 bedrooms, including the indulgent master suite. This haven of rejuvenation shows off a spacious layout, cozy carpets, room for a sitting area, and an exquisite 5-piece ensuite bath. In the corner, a soaking tub is ready for luxurious bubble baths after a long day on the golf course! This home’s 3 additional bedrooms and downstairs office offer even more versatile space, and if you have an extra room, consider transforming it into a fitness center, playroom, hobby space—the possibilities go on!

This residence’s immaculate spaces just continue on into the park-like backyard. Here, a covered patio extends into the yard and is surrounded by a lush green turf lawn. Whether you’re hosting a lively backyard barbecue or simply enjoying a quiet day of gardening, this outdoor retreat has room for it all! A stunning water feature is the cherry on top—this scenic sprawl contributes to the backyard’s tranquil atmosphere, making it a relaxing getaway when you need to escape for a bit!

Living in Auburn

Surrounded by natural beauty and city conveniences, at 9993 SE 304th Ct Auburn, WA 98092 in Auburn, you’re situated in an excellent location! Enjoy days on the Auburn Golf Course that runs along Green River, and take advantage of nearby parks like Dykstra Park and Brannan Park. The Auburn North Shopping Center, Applebee’s, 24 Hour Fitness, Fred Meyer, Lowe’s and several dining options are all 10 minutes or less from home, ensuring that running errands or grabbing a bite to eat is quick and easy! Plus, commuters will love being just a 10-minute drive to Highway 167.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Brandie Hassing online here or give her a call/text at (206) 909-0894.


Posted on April 7, 2017 at 1:16 pm
Brandie Hassing | Posted in Auburn Real Estate |

Check out this mind blowing stat for the Fircrest Real Estate Market!

Fircrest Extremely HOT Market!!!

 

Who wants to sell? It would take seconds to sell your home based on this information.  Wow! Normal months of inventory is about 3-Fircrest is .8, which means that there are WAY more buyers than homes to buy and if they keep buying at their current rate, the available homes would be exhausted in less than 3 weeks!  This is what drives home prices through the roof.  Who wants to take advantage of this staggering rare situation that appears to be occurring specifically in Fircrest right now?  If you’re interested in more information please don’t hesitate to call me.  Brandie Hassing 206-909-0894FircrestFircrest For Sale vs. Pending


Posted on November 29, 2016 at 9:51 am
Brandie Hassing | Posted in HOT Fircrest Market |

Gorgeous & Expansive 5-Bedroom, 3.25-Bath Home in University Place

Tucked away behind a beautifully landscaped lawn filled with towering trees and gently blooming flowers, this 4,852-square-foot residence effortlessly marries elegance and efficiency. With a generous 5 bedrooms and 3.25 baths, this home’s appealing layout provides the perfect backdrop for you and your family to create a home! At the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in the heart of University Place, this home is located at 5515 76th Ave Ct W, University Place, WA 98466 and is listed at $589,000.

0_2_gallery.jpg&h=534&bgcolor=eeeeeeEnviable curb appeal and a strong first impression are inspired by the attractive exterior, a classic blend of eye-catching textures and an earth-toned color palette. Upon entry, a grand staircase twists upward as the main floor opens up to greet you. Sunlight pours in through tall windows, and sleek tile, hardwoods, and plush carpeting bring about an immediate sense of comfort. The living room offers plenty of space for loved ones to gather, and features a crisp, white fireplace as an ideal, stately centerpiece.

3_2_gallerySteps beyond, find yourself in the gourmet kitchen area, which includes a dine-in island, ample counter space, and easy access to a casual dining area. For special meals among friends and family, make your way to the formal dining room, where views of lovely greenery are sure to elevate your dining experience. Continue on into the open-concept living space to discover another welcoming living room, boasting a majestic brick-set fireplace, more room for lounge and play, and a beautiful view of the fully-fenced backyard.

7_2_gallery4 bedrooms are nestled away upstairs, in privacy and solitude. The gorgeous master suite includes a private, elegant fireplace and plush carpeting, plus an exquisite, 5-piece ensuite bath. Sprawling countertops, a powder station, and a jacuzzi-style soaking tub round out a vacation-worthy experience, right in the comfort of your own home! 3 additional bedrooms and another full bath ensure there’s room for all to make themselves at home. On the lower level, entertainment and activity options abound—there’s space for exercise equipment, a ping pong or pool table, multiple couches, and even another bedroom!

11_2_galleryWhen the sun peeks out from the clouds, you can enjoy the soft breeze on the main level’s elevated porch. Take in gorgeous views of mother nature’s finest offerings while grilling out or sipping an ice-cold beer! The patio below is covered by the porch, providing an ideal location to safely stow toys and equipment, or enjoy a morning cup of coffee no matter rain or shine

To ensure that your dream home remains immaculately organized and free of clutter, a tiled laundry room area and 3-car garage await, offering ease and efficiency day in and day out!

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Living in University Place

Prized for its amazing views and community-oriented residents, University Place is truly a Pierce County wonder. Often referred to as “UP,” University Place offers a small-town vibe while still providing all of the conveniences of a larger city. While amenities are aplenty (locals love the new Whole Foods!), UP also has many opportunities for enjoying nature. Chambers Bay is a destination for locals and visitors alike, and the Chambers Bay Golf Course is certainly a treat for golf enthusiasts! Easy access to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Highway 16, Interstate-5, and downtown Tacoma offers a big bonus as well, especially to commuters.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Brandie Hassing online here or give her a call/text at 206-909-0894!


Posted on May 2, 2016 at 12:24 pm
Brandie Hassing | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate, University Place Real Estate |

Classic Mid-Century Modern Remodeled 5-Bedroom Home on Tacoma’s West Slope

Perched on a private lot on the West Slope with lovely views of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains, this 5-bedroom, 3-bath home offers character with a long list of contemporary updates. Built in 1964, this classic mid-century modern home has been remodeled to include a brand new kitchen, elaborate radiant heating system throughout, and more! Located at 3724 N Frace Ave, Tacoma WA, 98407, this 3,304 sq. ft. residence is listed for $685,000.

On the main floor, an open concept living plan contributes to a laidback yet elegant atmosphere. The spacious living room includes a fireplace and large windows that look out onto lush greenery and of course, tranquil views of the Puget Sound in the background. A dining room and new kitchen with an additional eating area rest alongside, and also look out onto the same spectacular scenic view. Sophisticated and in a tasteful palette of neutral hues, the brand new kitchen features Bosch appliances, gorgeous quartz counters, SS sink, and more.

When it’s time to cozy up for the night, a dreamy master suite including a luxurious master bath await. An exquisite soaking tub, huge walk-in shower, double sinks, and elegant tile details make for a spa-like experience. Plus, ample closet space offers added ease and organization.

Downstairs, more space for rest and play can be found along with a wet bar and even a separate entrance. Step right outside onto the patio and new deck, or head upstairs to the (also new) deck to catch a higher view. Whether you’re enjoying a quiet cup of morning coffee or hosting lively barbecues and parties, this versatile home is a true Tacoma home-sweet-home oasis!

 

Living in Tacoma’s West Slope Neighborhood

An established hillside community, the West Slope is a nature lover’s paradise. With stunning views of the Puget Sound, the Narrows Bridges and the Olympic Mountain range, this neighborhood attracts many residents who have lived there for decades. Easy access to nature comes alongside the benefit of being right in a developed city, with conveniences like restaurants, shopping, services, and highway access all nearby.

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Brandie Hassing online here or give her a call/text at 206-909-0894!


Posted on July 16, 2015 at 10:00 am
Brandie Hassing | Posted in Listings |

Bright 2-Bedroom Home w/Spacious Backyard in North Tacoma – Sold in 1 Day!

Quality and creativity meet in this vibrant 858-sq. ft. North Tacoma home that offers a bright atmosphere and comfortable living—it’s no wonder that it sold at lightning speed! On the market for less than one day, this 2-bedroom, 1-bath home was listed at $189,000.

 

Built in 1913, this home boasts plenty of eclectic charm, and it’s palette of cheerful colors creates a truly unique atmosphere. A cozy living room is right alongside the kitchen, a space that also features a convenient dining nook. Large white cabinets offer plenty of storage and counterspace. Upstairs, rich hardwood floors can be found throughout, adding to the elegance and character of the home. Beautiful ceilings with plenty of windows let in lots of natural light into the bedrooms, which both offer a lovely space to relax and rejuvenate in.

Outside, a backyard oasis awaits. Fenced and featuring minimal landscaping, this easy-to-maintain yard also provides a fun play area and a private, natural space to soak in the sun. A good-sized garage provides extra storage space, and alley access offers added convenience.

Living in North Tacoma

Located in a prime Tacoma neighborhood, North Tacoma is filled with beautiful parks, convenient shopping, tree-lined streets with sidewalks, and plenty of opportunity for getting outside and enjoying the natural scenery! The nearby Proctor District has grocery shopping options, delicious family-owned restaurants, and shops that sell clothing, toys and more. And of course, the nearby Point Defiance Park is a huge attraction in and of itself. From the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium to Owen’s Beach and more, there’s always something fun to do!

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Brandie Hassing online here or give her a call/text at (253) 254-6159!

 


Posted on June 5, 2015 at 3:22 pm
Brandie Hassing | Posted in Listings |

3-Bedroom Home w/Lovely Yard in Small Gated Community of University Place

Boasting first-class finishes both inside and out, this 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath home has been maintained with the highest quality of care. Located at 6014 58th St W, University Place, WA 98467 and nestled in a cul-de-sac of a small gated community, this peaceful 2,054-sq. ft. residence offers a retreat ideal for rest and relaxation. Comfortable and charming, this home is listed at $298,500.

 

On the main floor, an open floor plan and tall ceilings create a spacious environment with plenty of space for spreading out in and making yourself right at home. With a stately fireplace and lots of natural light, the living room offers a welcoming haven for kicking back and watching tv or reading a book. The kitchen—also with multiple windows for lots of natural light—features huge granite counters, enduring maple cabinets, and the same rich hardwood floors found in the living room.

 

A kitchen counter dining bar and adjacent dining room provide easy access and convenience. Sliding glass doors open up from the dining room right onto the backyard patio, a natural oasis that offers a private spot to breathe in the fresh air and soak up the serene sounds of a rock water fountain. Fenced and beautifully landscaped, the backyard offers a playground for serious and amatuer gardeners alike; plus, the yard features built-in irrigation. A garage with modular shelving provides plenty of storage space for tools, garden supplies, and more!

When it’s time to cozy up for the night, the upstairs master bedroom boasts new plush carpet, elegant crown molding, 2 California closets, and the master bath features custom tile, a luxurious soaking tub and handy double sinks.

 

Living in University Place

Known for its community-centric values and stunning scenery, University Place is a highly desirable city in Pierce County. At 6014 58th St W, University Place, WA 9846, you’re just minutes from Chambers Creek and Chambers Bay Golf Course, and Meadow Park Golf Course, and breaktaking views of the Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains are always around the corner. In addition to its natural perks, University Place also offers convenience when it comes to shopping and commuting too. Joint-Base Lewis McChord, I-5, Highway 16, and Downtown Tacoma are just minutes away.

 

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Brandie Hassing online here or give her a call/text at (253) 254-6159!

 

 

Posted on June 4, 2015 at 3:09 pm
Brandie Hassing | Posted in Listings |

3-Bedroom Home w/Backyard Oasis in University Place

Brimming with charming details and plenty of space to really spread out, this home-sweet-home is a dream come true. Located at 6029 85th Ave W, University Place, WA 98467, this 3-bedroom, 3.5-bath residence rests on a spacious 0.63-acre property and was built in 2006. With two stories and a basement, this 3,188-sq. ft. oasis is listed at $499,950.

This University Place treasure welcomes visitors into the home with rich hardwood floors and a warm color palette. An open, inviting layout on the main floor allows for a spacious feel while encouraging togetherness and a friendly atmosphere. An ample living room with beautiful large windows looks out onto a lush landscape, and the open room also features a dining area with a built in buffet/wine bar. Connected is the conveniently located kitchen which features concrete counters and a reclaimed bar. Charming brick details and beautiful cabinets make this space a joy to spend time in!

Also on the main level is the relaxing master bedroom, including a walk-in closet and a ¾ bath, complete with elegant details throughout. Upstairs, there are two additional bedrooms with cathedral-style ceilings, a recreation room, a full bathroom, and an additional hobby room.

For those who love spending time outside, this home is a real treat: 2 covered patios, a large backyard with a greenhouse and garden, and a 2-car garage with a shop offer tons of space for outdoor fun! The patios (complete with a study picnic table!) provide the perfect spot for hosting afternoon barbecues, rain or shine.

Living in University Place

Known for it’s community-oriented mindset, University Place (often referred to simply as “UP”) offers that small-town feel while providing all of the conveniences of a developed city. Commuters love University Place for it’s central location—the area has easy access to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, I-5, Highway 16, and Downtown Tacoma. Many residents appreciate how walkable UP is as well. Another top reason people love UP is for its close proximity to the beautiful outdoors! Chambers Bay is a popular spot for residents and out-of-towners alike, and views of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains are aplenty!

 

Posted on May 15, 2015 at 3:53 pm
Brandie Hassing | Posted in Listings |