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A blog about community events in the Olympia/Lacey/Tumwater area in WA including the real estate market in those communities.



HOW DO I HELP YOU BUY AN OLYMPIA AREA HOME?  LET ME COUNT THE WAYS: PRELIMINARY STEPS: Initial meeting in person, by phone or by Skype to discuss the home buying process, your timeline to buy, your criteria for a home, and how we will work together and communicate through the process. I'll descri...
I stopped down at Olympia Farmers Market this morning to get some cherries - really that was all I intended to buy was some cherries.  They are Washington grown, and so absolutely scrumptious that whatever quantity I buy leaves me wondering WHY didn't I get more.   But first....I had to stop a wh...
      On a whim last week I decided to take the Amtrak train from Olympia to Vancouver, WA to visit my sister, instead of driving down.  I can't even remember when I last rode the train, but it sure was a nice, relaxing way to make the trip!  I thought I would work along on my iPad during the tri...
When it comes to house projects, you probably already know how one thing leads to another....and another....and then another.  I think we are in that cycle right now on our house.  We just had the roof replaced (likely in the nick of time since I'm not sure we would have made it through another w...
"What do you mean 6 people say my house is a favorite?  Who are these people?  And WHERE are they since they all haven't come to SEE my house??"  Good questions from a seller. Since our NWMLS allows listing agents to track how many times one of our listings has matched buyer criteria set up by a ...
On a warm summer evening, what could be better than heading to the park with the kids to watch a movie in the park?  Lacey is again showing its outdoor cinema movies in Huntamer Park at Woodland Square on Saturday evenings at dusk. The scheduled movies for the rest of July are Disney's "Tangled" ...
Seems like the market activity has been pretty hot lately in Jubilee neighborhood of Lacey WA.  The warmer summer weather may have buyers especially attracted to the many activities and amenities of this active adult community - biking, walking, tennis, golf, or just relaxing on the patio with fr...
    What would summer be without Lakefair in Olympia?  Lakefair is a big annual festival, with so many traditional events and things to do that I'm just not sure summer would be the same without it.  That chance to ride the Ferris Wheel and look out over Capitol Lake.  The annual surprise method ...
Summertime and music outdoors are a great match, and City of Lacey Parks Department is again sponsoring some great music for summer 2012.  These Lacey in Tune summer concerts are all held in Huntamer Park in Woodland Square, Lacey, and they are free for you to enjoy. The noontime concerts are at ...

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