Posts tagged Seattle
What's Next: October Events Around the Sound

The diverse events, happenings and experiences in the Puget Sound are unlike any other. Discover what your city has to offer this October, from Seattle Restaurant Week and the Port Angeles Seafood Festival to spooky, festive fun at the Kirkland Zombie Wine Walk, Howl-O-Ween and beyond.

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Home Price Increases in the Puget Sound Finally Slow as Buyers Take a Break & Inventory Increases

For the first time in well over a year, Seattle’s real estate headlines were marked by a bit of good news for buyers as home price increases have begun to slow amidst increasing inventory and a period in which it appears that many buyers decided to take a break from their home searches. As a recent article published by Puget Sound Business Journal outlines, “the year-over-year median sale price of a single-family home increased less than 3 percent to $669,000 in King County in August,” according to data released by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service.

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Property Pairings

We are truly lucky to live in a region that affords a range of lifestyle opportunities, from sweeping waterfront residences and mountain lodges to luxurious in-city penthouses, historic estates and beyond. To celebrate Washington state and its distinguished homes, we tapped Janet Beeby, a certified sommelier, wine writer and wine educator, to pair a collection of our most stellar listings with the perfect wines. From the full body of a Napa Cabernet Sauvignon to the light and bright notes of a Greek Assyrtiko, grab your corkscrew and a couple of glasses, and take a sip of our property pairings.

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wa’z Seattle Brings Kaiseki Cuisine to Belltown

I am always excited when I’m given the opportunity to invest in people who are doing amazing things in our community, and I never tire of seeing the results come to fruition. This time, Chef Hiro Tawara brought wa’z to life – a kaiseki restaurant in the heart of Downtown Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood. In advance of the grand opening, my wife Kim and I (along with a few of our close friends) were invited to a preview tasting and the flavors definitely did not disappoint.

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