Congratulations to Windermere REALTOR® Kirk Lent on winning the 2014 Rookie of the Year award!

The TPCAR Rookie of the Year award was established in 2007 to recognize those new to the real estate industry that support the REALTOR® association, are involved in their community, and further their professionalism by earning [...]

Are you thinking about buying a house in 2014?

Windermere Professional Partners REALTOR® Marguerite Giguere brings up 5 very important steps to buying a house in 2014.  There is a lot to know and take into consideration and she begins with… Step 1: Talk to [...]

October 2013 Pierce County Housing Report

Michael Robinson has just released his monthly Pierce County Housing report for October 2013.  Each month he uses the statistical tools that available to REALTORS® to evaluate the housing market. Here’s what I find INTERESTING….Inventory is the [...]

Top 3 Pumpkin Patches in Pierce County

Autumn is a wonderful time of year in Pierce County— crisp leaves crunch underfoot, the cozy smell of pumpkin spiced lattes fill cafes, and of course, our beloved pumpkin patches open up for a month of [...]

Linden Manor in Fircrest

Linden Manor is located in The City of Fircrest, a residential suburb of Tacoma, known for its high quality of life, sense of community and curved streets. Homes in Linden Manor were primarily built between 1960 [...]

How Much Home Can You Afford?

One of the things home buyers find attractive about Pierce County is how affordable the homes are here. That said, people define “affordable” differently based on their incomes.  How do you know how much house to [...]


In the town of Gig Harbor in West Pierce County, just off Wollochet Drive and a mere five minutes from Highway 16, shopping, and schools is the community of Artondale. “It’s location is prime to be in [...]