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Open House in Lakewood – $900,000

7517 W Dowerdell Lane, Lakewood, WA 98499 Historic storybook home built by Tacoma lumberman, John Dower. This home served as a [...]

Just Listed in Proctor District – $980,000

3923 N 31st, Tacoma, WA 98407 Completely renovated in 2018 this home is truly "turn key". The finish aesthetic is current [...]

3 Charts That Show This Isn’t a Housing Bubble

With home prices continuing to deliver double-digit increases, some are concerned we’re in a housing bubble like the one in 2006. [...]

Housing Supply Is Rising. What Does That Mean for You?

An important factor in today’s market is the number of homes for sale. While inventory levels continue to sit near historic [...]

Just Listed in N. Tacoma – $825,000

923 N Ainsworth, Tacoma, WA 98403 Tacoma Charmer in quiet and convenient locale! This spacious home sits on an oversized corner [...]

Just Listed in Puyallup – $550,000

9310 64th Av Ct E, Puyallup, WA 98371 You'll be amazed by this home from the moment you arrive-fine tuned landscaping, [...]

What To Expect as Appraisal Gaps Grow

In today’s real estate market, low inventory and high demand are driving up home prices. As many as 54% of homes are getting [...]

Homebuyers: Hang in There

Some Highlights Today’s sellers’ market provides unique challenges—and benefits—for buyers.Current low interest rates won’t last forever, and home prices are forecast to rise.If you’re a homebuyer, [...]

Just Listed in N. Tacoma – $640,000

3112 N 21st, Tacoma, WA 98406 Situated near Proctor and UPS - a great walkability home! Renovated in 2014 - this [...]

Just Listed in N. Tacoma – $775,000

1422 N Oakes St, Tacoma, WA 98406 A North Tacoma home that is "done"-this one wraps you like a cashmere blanket- [...]

Just Listed in Lakewood – $900,000

7517 W Dowerdell Lane, Lakewood, WA 98499 Historic storybook home built by Tacoma lumberman, John Dower. This home served as a [...]

Why This Is Not Like 2008 Again

During the Great Recession, just over a decade ago, the financial systems the world depended on started to collapse. It created [...]

Visualizing the Recent Explosion in Lumber Prices

Published 1 week ago on May 8, 2021By Marcus LuGraphics/Design:Harrison Schell Lumber is an important commodity used in construction, and refers [...]

Just Listed in Federal Way – $625,000

 1068 SW 325th Ct, Federal Way, WA 98023 This home will check all of your boxes-plenty of living spaces inside and [...]

Just Listed in East Tacoma – $275,000

6716 E E St, Tacoma, WA 98404 Investors - a great opportunity - a 10,000sf corner lot with existing home, detached [...]

Just Listed in Tacoma – $325,000

2410 Yakima Ct, Tacoma, WA 98405 Urban Tacoma Living - this home is situated in a locale that allows for easy [...]

Just Listed in S. Tacoma – $450,000

5209 S Thompson, Tacoma, WA 98408 The period detail of this home, built in 1906, is evident from every perspective-so many [...]

Just Listed – Condo in Downtown Tacoma – $430,000

1515 Dock Street Unit #209, Tacoma, WA 98405 City living next to the water - perfectly timed for summer, next to [...]

Just Listed in North Tacoma – $650,000

1212 N J, Tacoma, WA 98403 Classic clinker brick in wonderful N. Tacoma setting. Historical architectural elements combine with current aesthetic [...]

Just Listed in Kirkland – $1,100,000

10913 128th Place NE, Kirkland, WA 98033 Meticulously cared for home with a floor plan that allows for many lifestyles. Main [...]

This Isn’t a Bubble. It’s Simply Lack of Supply.

Some Highlights In a recent article, Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR), discussed the state of today’s housing market.When addressing whether [...]

There’s No Reason To Panic Over Today’s Lending Standards

Today, some are afraid the real estate market is starting to look a lot like it did in 2006, just prior [...]

Just Listed – Condo in North Tacoma – $245,000

5822 N 35th St Unit #D15, Tacoma, WA 98407 Contemporary condo in a great North Tacoma locale. You'll find the main [...]

Just Listed in Tacoma – $500,000

5822 S A St, Tacoma, WA 98408 3 Bedrooms - 1.75 Bathrooms - 2,864 sq. ft. A well loved home! Two [...]

Just Listed – Federal Way View Home – $1,000,000

29873 Marine View Dr, Federal Way, WA 98023 4 Bedrooms - 2.75 Bathrooms - 3,680 sq. ft. Contemporary NW living at [...]

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SHANNON BELL-PETERSON, TACOMA REAL ESTATE EXPERT

Shannon Bell-Peterson, a Washington native, has always been one to make the most of her opportunities. Tenacious, enthusiastic and never afraid of hard work, Shannon graduated from Washington State University with a double major in Mathematics and Education. While working for 25 years as an educator, she also began a career in real estate. She enjoys connecting Buyers to their “right fit” homes and helping Sellers move on to their next chapter.