Contemporary & Luxurious 4-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home w/Sport Court & Huge Backyard in University Place

Stately beauty and luxurious comfort are wrapped up into one fabulous package with this 2,800-square-foot residence in University Place! In addition to 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths you’ll find pristine living spaces designed with entertaining in mind, from the gourmet kitchen to the sophisticated formal areas. In the huge backyard you’ll find even more impressive amenities—a sport court, patio, and garden space are all in the mix. Located at 6308 59th St Ct W University Place WA, 98467 and merely minutes to grocery shopping, restaurants, Chambers Bay and more, this gem is listed for $549,950.

When you step in through the front door, this home’s 2-story entryway envelops you in pristine, contemporary style and a wonderfully light and airy atmosphere. The formal living room is immediately to your left, and here, natural light cascades in through large shimmering windows. Rich floors and a gorgeous gray color palette are made all the more striking with crisp white trim, and you can easily move in and begin decorating right away! The layout effortlessly glows right into the formal dining room, a dream for those who love to entertain and host holiday get-togethers and dinners to celebrate special occasions.

From here the gourmet kitchen is easily with reach, and this well-appointed space has it all: generous cabinetry for storage, sleek appliances that promise efficiency, spacious counters ready for easy meal prep, and the elegant style to make it all shine. The floorplan flows into an additional living area where a wall of windows let in natural light while offering picturesque views into the lush backyard. A fireplace is framed by exquisite built-ins that not only elevate the overall style of the room, but offer cabinets to store games and movies in and shelving to display treasured keepsakes and framed photos.

When you head upstairs, another flexible living space awaits, as well as this home’s 4 bedrooms. The sumptuous master suite is a definite stand-out—resort-worthy comfort includes details like vaulted ceilings, extra-large windows, plush carpets, and a charming accent wall. And of course, no master suite is complete without a spa-inspired ensuite bath, and this beauty delivers in every way! Striking flooring and a trendy yet timeless color palette to match make wellness routines all the more enjoyable, and a soaking tub promises bubble baths to help you unwind whenever you please.

Staying active and spending time outside in the fresh air is as easy as possible thanks to this property’s dynamic backyard. Take advantage of the sport court with games of basketball and pickleball, let little ones get out their energy in a play area, or toss around a football on the lawn. When it’s time to relax, the patio is just the thing—host weekend barbecues or stretch out on a lounge chair for an afternoon of sunbathing! Indulge in vacation-like amenities without ever having to leave the dreamy comfort of home.

Living in University Place

At 6308 59th St Ct W University Place WA, 98467, you’re tucked away in a prime location that’s close to city conveniences and outdoor opportunities alike. Fred Meyer is only a half mile from home, Walmart Supercenter is only 1 mile from home, and you only need to head north for about 5 minutes to reach places like Safeway, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, Applebee’s, medical services, the library, and so much more. You’ll also find several parks nearby, with the largest and most stunning park of them all just 7-minute away at Chambers Bay.  

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.


Posted on April 26, 2019 at 1:56 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in University Place Real Estate |

Classic & Well-Maintained 4-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Home w/Fully Fenced Backyard in Tacoma

Move-in ready and showcasing simply elegant spaces throughout, this 1,800-square-foot home offers abundant comfort and convenience! In addition to 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, this home’s inviting layout boasts a fantastic layout that’s ideal for entertaining. Plus, you’ll find a fully fenced backyard that’s brimming with outdoor potential. Located at 4526 S 79th St Tacoma, WA 98409 and just minutes to schools, shopping, I-5, Hwy 512, JBLM, outdoor amenities and much more, this residence is listed for $339,950.

Picturesque curb appeal is sure to inspire pride in ownership each time you pull in the driveway. Neat landscaping and a welcoming front porch greet you, and here you’ll find plenty of room for a charming bench, flower baskets, and other eye-catching decor. The front door opens to reveal the living room and dining area, a haven of relaxation and ideal for entertaining! The neutral color palette means you can move right in and begin to infuse each space with your own unique style, whether you prefer something on the more traditional side or you love to embrace the latest decor trends.

The formal dining area is adjacent to the kitchen and dining nook, and here you’ll find everything you need to whip up meals and enjoy them among loved ones. The sunny dining nook offers a cheerful spot that looks out into the backyard, and the kitchen is also filled with bright, natural light thanks to corner windows by the sink. A smart layout provides spacious countertops and ample cabinetry that makes it easy to keep kitchen essentials organized and easily accessible.

The open floor plan seamlessly flows into the family room, where sunlight cascades in through a large picture window. A stately fireplace is the focal point of the room, and you can easily turn on the coziness with a simple flick of a switch! Imagine snuggling up on a couch on a chilly day as you catch up on your favorite TV shows or read a book… this relaxing retreat is the perfect spot to unwind in.

You’ll find versatility and fantastic potential in this homes 4 bedrooms, and the master suite conveniently has its own ensuite bath. Each flexible space provides loved ones with privacy, and if you have an extra room, you might consider transforming it into a hobby room, office, fitness center, or playroom!

Even more opportunity awaits in this home’s fully fenced backyard. Wonderfully low-maintenance, the yard features separated gardening beds that are perfect for growing everything from fruits and veggies to your favorite flowers. The sky is really the limit here, and minimal grass means you don’t have to worry about a lawn to maintain! Those who love to entertain are sure to appreciate the partially covered patio, too—host barbecues and backyard get-togethers as soon as the weather warms up!

Living in Tacoma

At 4526 S 79th St Tacoma, WA 98409, you’re absolutely surrounded by convenience. Restaurants, shopping, and services can be found merely minutes from home in almost every direction with a huge one-stop shopping center just 7 minutes away in Lakewood. Opportunities for outdoor adventure are also aplenty, and you’re wonderfully close to Chambers Bay, parks, and all of Lakewoods beautiful lakes and water sport activities! Interstate-5 is a short 6-minute drive away, Highway 512 is only a 9-minute drive away, and Joint Base Lewis-McChord is only about 12 minutes away.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.


Posted on April 11, 2019 at 3:00 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Historic Charm & Modern Upgrades Await w/this 3-Bedroom, 1.5-Bath Home & Storybook Garden in North Tacoma

Featuring a palatial 3,643-square-foot layout and tucked away in a prime North Tacoma location, this beautifully maintained home is a Tacoma treasure. Built in 1905, this 3-bedroom, 1.5 bath residence offers the perfect blend of old and new! Replete with historic character yet still offering modern amenities that today’s homeowners love, you’ll find convenience alongside abundant old world charm. Located at 606 N G St Tacoma, WA 98403 and merely blocks from bus lines, Annie Wright Schools, popular Stadium District spots, Wright Park and more, this gem is listed for $719,000.

Tucked away in a neighborhood that’s filled with vintage homes and sidewalk-lined streets, this residence is set back off the street for extra privacy. This also means that your front yard boasts a lush, spacious garden that’s sure to be a source of enjoyment for garden enthusiasts! Beautiful landscaping features mature plants to tend to, and the large front porch offers even more space to decorate. 

As soon as you step in through the front door, the living room greets you with its light-filled atmosphere and sophisticated style. Elements like crisp trimwork and stunning built-ins elevate the overall scene, and the grand fireplace anchors the space, taking you back in time to a romantic, bygone era! The layout flows into a space that could be used as a dining room, an absolute dream for those who love to entertain. Holiday get-togethers and celebrating special occasions have never been more fabulous! 

A more laid-back dining experience awaits in the adjacent area, and here you’ll find the dining nook and kitchen. Filled with modern amenities and contemporary style, the kitchen is at home in any new residence you’ll find on the market these days. Sleek appliances promise efficiency while handsome cabinetry offers ample storage space.

The layout flows into a versatile space with built-in cabinetry that features gorgeous shelving for displaying treasured keepsakes in, and you could easily use this area as an office, hobby room, art studio, and more. Additionally, a family room offers casual comfort and the perfect haven for relaxing and catching up on your favorite TV shows.

This home’s expansive 3,643-square-foot layout also includes 3 bedrooms and an office/den, and while they all include something a bit different, you’ll find privacy and abundant comfort to enjoy in each one. Even more versatility awaits in the unfinished basement—you might choose to transform it into a guest suite, use it as extra storage, or use the space for a fitness center or hobby room! There’s also an attached garage for even more flexibility.

When the sun comes out, this residence’s entertaining potential expands even more thanks to the private patio! Brimming with the same vintage charm found inside the home, this lush oasis shows off rich brick elements and mature greenery. You might choose to spruce up the space with flower baskets, a string of firefly lights, or even a water feature! Imagine al fresco dining with guests during the summer or sipping on lemonade in peace and quiet as you sunbathe on a sunny afternoon—it’s all in the realm of possibility with this North Tacoma gem!

Living in North Tacoma

At 606 N G St Tacoma, WA 98403 you’re in a prime North Tacoma location that’s absolutely surrounded by city conveniences. Tacoma Lawn Tennis Club and Annie Wright Schools are literally just a couple blocks away. Bus lines are merely blocks from home as well, and Stadium District’s many amenities are easily accessible. Grocery shop at Stadium Thriftway, grab dinner at Indo Asian Street Eatery or Rhein Haus, or spend the day exploring in nearby Wright Park. You’re also only a 4-minute drive to Interstate-705, making it easy to get into Downtown Tacoma or connect to Interstate-5.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.


Posted on April 9, 2019 at 4:51 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Modern 3-Bedroom, 2.5-Bath Masterpiece (w/Pool House & Garage/Carport!) on 0.92 Acres in Puyallup

Your very own Puyallup paradise is nestled in a truly prime location! Spread out on 0.92 acres of scenic land, this property features a stunning 1,964-square-foot home, a pool and an accompanying pool house, and a detached garage/carport. Entertaining is easy and enjoyable thanks to top-notch amenities, and vacation-worthy living is at your fingertips! Located at 8726 Fruitland Ave E Puyallup, WA 98371 and close to both Puyallup and Tacoma conveniences, this 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath gem is listed for $629,000.

Tucked away in a private setting on nearly 1 acre, this home presents a truly fabulous opportunity. Arriving home is a joy time and time again—as you pull into the extra-large driveway, this home’s modern architecture framed by lush, mature trees gives you the sense that you’re miles away from it all. When you approach the front door, an impressive 2-story entryway with floor-to-ceiling windows greets you. The home’s welcoming floor plan unfolds as soon as you step inside, and the main living area is an entertainer’s dream!

Unique interior elements include the vaulted ceilings with exposed wood beams, and a wall of windows that look out onto the expansive property that stretches on toward picturesque greenery. In the main living area, a gorgeous stone-accented fireplace anchors the space, just adding an element of coziness to the inviting atmosphere. The generous layout offers ample room for a full-sized dining table should you want one, and the well-appointed kitchen is easily within reach. Showcasing a large layout, find tons of storage in handsome cabinetry, wonderfully expansive counters, and stylish details like a tiled backsplash and artsy light fixtures.

This home’s 3 bedrooms all offer a comfortable haven for loved ones to retire to, and downstairs, even more flexible space awaits. Complete with a wet bar, this downstairs retreat promises to become the ultimate hangout, perfect for hosting game days or movie marathons!

Even more impressive space for entertaining awaits in the pool house, a unique area that presents a wide range of opportunities. With its covered outdoor haven and bar, you might choose to fill it with games or a cafe-inspired sitting area, and there’s even potential to rent out the house component or use it as a guest suite. The hot tub and heated pool mean you can even take advantage of resort-like amenities all year round! Additionally, the detached garage and carport ensure you have a designated space to keep your cars out of the elements as well as store your tools and toys.

Living in Puyallup

At 8726 Fruitland Ave E Puyallup, WA 98371, you’re close to Puyallup’s best city conveniences just minutes to Tacoma as well. Great schools, outdoor opportunities, and more are at your fingertips, and the beautiful Clark’s Creek Park is only half a mile from home. Pioneer Park in Downtown Puyallup is only a 7-minute drive from home, and here you can enjoy the iconic Puyallup Farmers Market and easily access restaurants, shopping, services, and more. Those who commute are also sure to appreciate being just 7 minutes from connecting to Highway 512 and both the Port of Tacoma and Downtown Tacoma are only about 15 minutes from home.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.


Posted on September 13, 2018 at 4:55 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Puyallup Real Estate |

Like-New 3-Bedroom, 3.5-Bath Home with Views of Mt. Rainier by Lake Tapps in Buckley

Nestled in Scenic Point at Chinook Meadows, this 2015-built home lives like new construction! Boasting unobstructed views of Mt. Rainier and just minutes away from Lake Tapps, this residence is in a fantastic location. Featuring a 3,555-square-foot layout, this home provides rambler-style living with upstairs bonus space, and includes 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths in addition to its welcoming living spaces. Located at 7913 227th Av Ct E Buckley WA 98321 on 0.37 acres, this Buckley beauty is listed for $595,000.

Impeccably maintained both inside and out, this home is a dream to arrive home to and spend time in. The neatly manicured front yard and picturesque Craftsman-inspired exterior showcase a lovely first impression, and after you step inside, this home’s expertly designed interior offers a blend of fashion and function. The entryway features detailed millwork, and just past stately columns, this home’s inviting living spaces that have been designed with entertaining in mind await.

Immediately to the left you’ll discover the formal dining room, a haven of sophistication. Exquisite recessed ceiling details and crisp wainscoting elevate the space, promising fancy dinner parties and special occasions are right at home. The layout flows toward the back of the home, where the open living room, kitchen, and dining nook are at the ready! The kitchen is an entertainer’s dream, with its stylish finishes, sleek appliances, and huge center island with bar-style seating. The adjacent dining nook offers additional seating, and a sunny atmosphere for casual meals!

The layout opens up to the living room, a welcoming haven with vaulted ceilings and custom-built cabinets. Perfect for storing DVDs, books, and board games, the cabinets also offer the opportunity to display framed photos and treasured keepsakes. At the center, the stately fireplace anchors the room, contributing to the inviting scene.

This home’s expansive 3,555-square-foot layout also includes several more versatile living areas, including a large office and upstairs bonus spaces in addition to the 3 bedrooms. The luxurious main floor master suite is especially not to miss—this indulgent retreat not only features a large layout and cozy carpets and gorgeous trim accents, but also includes an incredible 5-piece bath! Showing off a soaking tub, separate sinks, an extra-large shower, spa-inspired finishes and more, this resort-worthy sanctuary is perfect for rejuvenation!

When the weather warms up, this home’s custom outdoor spaces are an absolute delight! The huge, partially covered custom outdoor patio offers room for an outdoor dining set, a barbecue, comfy lounge chairs, and more! The meticulously designed patio leads right down onto the lush green yard that’s ready for tossing around a football or playing lawn games at your next barbecue get-together. If you’ve been dreaming of having a play toy or raised garden beds to grow fruits and veggies in, you’re also in luck—there’s room for it all on your very own slice of paradise!

Living Close to Lake Tapps in Buckley

At 7913 227th Av Ct E Buckley WA 98321, you’re wonderfully close to outdoor opportunities and top-notch city conveniences. Lake Tapps is only a couple minutes from home, and the fun-filled Lake Tapps Park is a short 10-minute drive away. You’re also close to schools, shopping, restaurants, services, and more, and when you need to run errands, you’ll find places like Fred Meyer, The Home Depot, Safeway, and more just 5 minutes away. Target, Marshalls, Walmart, Lowe’s, and more are just a few more minutes up the road as well. You’re also only a 14-minute drive to Highway 167, making it easy to get around the area.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.


Posted on May 23, 2018 at 2:29 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Buckley Real Estate |

Rare Northwest Contemporary Masterpiece with Stunning Views in Bellevue

Featuring premium amenities and an incredible one-of-a-kind design, this rare Bellevue beauty offers Pacific Northwest living at its finest! Boasting a palatial 3,160-square-feet of impeccably curated space, this home has seen decades of thoughtful upgrades and years of cherished memories. Views of the majestic Olympic Mountains, Lake Washington, and Seattle beckon, all while you enjoy Somerset Neighborhood’s close proximity to outdoor recreation and city conveniences. Located at 13602 SE 56th Place, Bellevue WA 98006 and in one of the state’s best school districts, this majestic work of art is listed for $1,589,000.

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This residence’s current owners have lived here for 31 years and raised their two daughters here, and now their grandchildren enjoy the dynamic property. Originally built in 1980 by SDL Bellevue and purchased in 1987 from Roger and Rosemary Ahroon, this exquisite home has seen five remodels and other major improvements, all completed by top-tier professionals.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.

 


Posted on March 16, 2018 at 1:38 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Bellevue Real Estate |

Upgraded Vintage 2-Bedroom, 3.25-Bath Rambler in Tacoma Country & Golf Club Community

Showcasing a thoroughly dreamy blend of its original 1952-built style and gorgeous modern elements, this Lakewood rambler is a true beauty. Located in the Tacoma Country and Golf Club community on a generous 0.6 acres, this spacious 2,455-square-foot home is absolutely surrounded by top-notch amenities. Additionally, enjoy 2 bedrooms, 3.25 baths, inviting living spaces, a private setting, and so much more. Located at 8 Forest Glen Lane SW Lakewood WA 98498 and just a 2-minute drive to Highway 16, this residence is listed for $498,000.

Tucked away on your own scenic slice of paradise, this convenient rambler is surrounded by neat, mature landscaping and framed by tall emerald trees in the background. The carefully designed driveway flows into a courtyard that leads to the home’s front entrance, a preview of the impeccably maintained space that awaits inside! Just in through the front door, this home’s inviting open-concept living and dining areas await.

In the living room, natural light cascades in through huge windows, filling this welcoming haven with warm, cheerful light. Eye-catching built-ins show off the perfect spot to display treasured keepsakes and framed photos, while a bright white stone-accented fireplace serves as the room’s attractive focal point! Hardwood floors flow into the dining area, and just around the corner the open kitchen, breakfast nook, and additional living space await.

In the kitchen, a smart layout offers ample storage in crisp white cabinets, and upper cabinets even feature windowed doors for your convenience. Sleek appliances offer efficiency, while elements like recessed lighting and a beautifully detailed backsplash contribute to the elegant atmosphere!

This home’s expansive 2,455-square-foot floor plan features a generous 2 bedrooms and an office/den, spaces that offer versatility. In the master suite, discover amenities like a fireplace and direct outdoor access, plus ample closet space and dual baths! Enjoy having your very own private spa-inspired bath to indulge in. Plus, this home provides an extra-large 2nd bedroom and an office/den with an adjoining bath.

When the weather warms up, this residence’s outdoor setting really shines! In the backyard, a partially covered patio is an entertainer’s delight, offering ample room for a barbecue, outdoor dining sets, and lounge chairs. Add in a couple strings of firefly lights and overflowing flower arrangements, and you’ll be ready for guests all spring and summer long! Whether you’re hosting a lively crowd for a summertime soirée or just kicked back on a lounge chair and sipping a glass of iced tea in your own private oasis, you can enjoy vacation-worthy amenities right from the comfort of home sweet home!

Living in Lakewood

At 8 Forest Glen Lane SW Lakewood WA 98498, you’re wonderfully situated in the Tacoma Country and Golf Club community! All of the club’s premium amenities are just minutes away from home, ensuring you can take advantage of resort-worthy living at any time. Commuters will love being just a 2-minute drive away from Interstate-5, and the Lakewood Towne Center is just a 5-minute drive from home. Here you’ll find places like Target, a theater, Barnes & Noble, Safeway, and several other shops, eateries, and services.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.


Posted on December 29, 2017 at 4:51 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in Lakewood Real Estate |

Luxurious 4-Bedroom Masterpiece Offers One-Level Living in University Place’s Berkshire Community

Luxury amenities, designer style, and easy one-level living await in this exquisite 2,654-square-foot masterpiece in University Place! Built in 2000 and impeccably maintained by one owner over the years, this custom-built contemporary residence is wonderfully move-in ready. Nestled at 5222 78th Ave Ct W University Place, WA 98467 in the gated Berkshire community, this home is close to UP schools, parks, Chambers Bay Golf Course, shopping, restaurants, and so much more! Featuring 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, incredible entertaining spaces and a picturesque yard, this Street of Dreams home is listed for $589,000.

In addition to its palatial layout and magazine-worthy style, this one-of-a-kind beauty features amenities like AC, gorgeous tile and hardwood floors, soaring ceilings, skylights, a security system, a built-in vacuum, double pane/storm windows, and much more. From the moment you step in through the front door, this home offers impressive sights at every turn. Incredible arch and column details show off timeless style, and the formal living room and formal dining room are just waiting for you to host dinner parties and get-togethers!

The layout effortlessly flows toward the back of the home where you’ll find an inviting open-concept area complete with a chef’s kitchen, a dining nook, plus an additional living area. In the chef-ready kitchen, a skylight shines the spotlight on slab granite counters, newer appliances, and a sunny dining nook. The welcoming scene just continues into the adjacent living area, showing off a stately fireplace and the ideal space to kick back and relax!

This home’s generous 4 bedrooms all offer something unique, and each retreat presents versatility and potential. Have a few extra rooms? Transform one into an office, one into a hobby space, and another into a fitness center—the possibilities go on and on! Included is the master suite, an incredible haven that features a large layout, a fabulous ensuite bath, and even a dreamy powder room. Indulge in spa-inspired amenities, like a large walk-in shower and a jetted corner tub that’s perfect for luxurious bubble baths!

When it’s time to head outside and get some fresh air, this home’s storybook backyard offers a tranquil, secluded paradise to rejuvenate in. Whether you’re hosting a weekend barbecue on the patio or just sunbathing on a lounge chair, the manicured yard and the peaceful sound of the waterfall ensure you have access to vacation-worthy amenities each and every day!

Living in University Place’s Berkshire Community

At 5222 78th Ave Ct W University Place, WA 98467, find yourself surrounded by some of University Place’s best amenities! Chambers Bay is just minutes from home, especially a dream for golf enthusiasts who will love spending days at Chambers Bay Golf Course. You’re also just a few blocks away from schools and Cirque Bridgeport Park, making it easy to be involved with school activities and stay active. When it’s time to run errands or grab something for dinner, Green Firs Village Shopping Center is just 5 minutes from home, making it easy to get to places like Trader Joe’s, Safeway, Rite Aid, Applebee’s, Starbucks, El Toro, and much more!

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can contact  REALTOR® Mark Carns online here or give him a call/text at (253) 549-5111. You can also contact REALTOR® Mark Bergman online here or give him a call/text at (253) 297-5520.


Posted on August 11, 2017 at 4:41 pm
Mark & Mark | Posted in University Place Real Estate |