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Dishwasher Won’t Drain?

The dishwasher is one of the hardest working appliances in the kitchen. And as one of your essential home appliances, you [...]

3 Reasons to Be Optimistic about Real Estate in 2021

This year will be remembered for many reasons, and optimism is one thing that’s been in short supply since the spring. [...]

The Path to Homeownership

Some Highlights If you’re thinking of buying a home and not sure where to start, you’re not alone.Here’s a map with [...]

Homes for Sale Are Rapidly Disappearing

Through all the challenges of 2020, the real estate market has done very well, and purchasers are continuing to take advantage [...]

Just Listed – Condo in Gig Harbor – $650,000

5813 123rd St N, Gig Harbor, WA 98332 One-level luxury living in desirable gated community of McCormick Ridge. Designed for "easy" [...]

Homeownership Is a Key to Building Wealth

For years, real estate has been considered the best investment you can make. A major reason for this is due to the net [...]

Another Great N. Tacoma Listing – $525,000

4215 N 16th, Tacoma 98406 N. Tacoma Gem - this home is a lot larger than it appears from the street [...]

Just Listed in Puyallup – $400,000

12306 132nd Ave E, Puyallup, WA 98374 Spacious home on quiet, tree-lined street leading to cul de sac. Large windows create [...]

Just Listed – Classic N. Tacoma Craftsman – $725,000

3636 N Verde St, Tacoma, WA 98407 N. Tacoma Craftsman - a perfect blend of original architecture and modern updates - [...]

One of Tacoma’s Finest Homes – $1,875,000

4139 Madrona Way, Tacoma, WA 98407 A room with a VIEW is the theme of this impressive home - unobstructed appreciation [...]

Just Listed in University Place – $520,000

5216 52nd St W, University Place, WA 98467 Like new home in quiet community conveniently located to commute and amenities. Super [...]

Just Listed – University Place Condo – $440,000

5004 70th Av Ct W Unit #8A, University Place Low maintenance living at Nantucket West-enjoy 1-level living in this spacious 3-bedroom [...]

Just Listed – North Tacoma View Home – $1,450,000

1219 N Yakima Ave, Tacoma, WA 98403 BIG VIEW in a newer North Tacoma home- a rare opportunity to enjoy Commencement [...]

Just Listed in Tacoma – $400,000

5427 A St, Tacoma, WA 98408 3 Beds, 1 Full Bathroom & 1,350 sq. ft. Darling home all spruced up and [...]

Just Listed – University Place View Home – $1,275,000

3415 Soundview Dr. W, University Place, WA 98466 View of the Sound all day long topped off with colorful evening sunsets-ceiling [...]

The Cost of Renting Vs. Buying a Home

Some Highlights The percentage of income needed to afford a median-priced home today is declining, while that for renting is on the rise.This [...]

Mortgage Rates & Payments by Decade

Some Highlights Sometimes it helps to see the dollars and cents you’ll save when you purchase a home while mortgage rates [...]

Just Listed – Tacoma Urban Oasis – $650,000

4603 162nd St Ct E, Tacoma, WA 98446 Urban Oasis on nearly 6 acres with endless possibilities! The home has been [...]

Why Homeowners Have Great Selling Power Today

We’re sitting in an optimal moment in time for homeowners who are ready to sell their houses and make a move [...]

Today’s Buyers Are Serious about Purchasing a Home

Today’s homebuyers are not just talking about their plans, they’re actively engaged in the buying process – and they’re serious about [...]

Just Listed – Gorgeous North Tacoma Home – $700,000

4515 N 37th St, Tacoma, WA 98407 Meticulously maintained & Gorgeously updated home w/so many features to love–open concept living on [...]

Just Listed in Puyallup – $129,000

8603 143rd Av Ct E Unit #42PUY, Puyallup, WA 98372 Well loved manufactured home in quiet Puyallup Valley setting. Open concept [...]

Guidance and Support Are Key When Buying Your First Home

In June, the number of first-time homebuyers accounted for 35% of the existing homes sold, a trend that’s been building steadily [...]

Just Listed – Stunning N. Tacoma Tudor – $1,250,000

1018 N Yakima Ave, Tacoma, WA 98403 Exquisite 1929 Tudor w/modern convenience, luxury and Bay views. Inviting, light-filled spaces, both formal [...]

Just Listed – N. Tacoma Westgate Area – $385,000

5630 N 39th St, Tacoma, WA 98407 Quiet neighborhood in N. Tacoma-The Enclave. Classic charm and quality remodel make this home [...]


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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.