Pacific Northwest luxury: Seattle-area homes extend into multi-million dollar range
Home of the Starbucks headquarters, tech titans and grunge, Seattle-area luxury homes are on the market for more than eight figures. From oil tycoons to CEOs and NFL superstars like Russell Wilson and his famous wife Ciara, it’s hard not to see why the Pacific Northwest region is appealing... With lush green scenery and plenty of space – you can see why luxury isn’t too hard to find. Here’s a look at some of the most expensive spots on the market, courtesy Compass Real Estate...
The Wall Street Journal
Where Tech Tycoons Live Outside Seattle: The suburb of Medina, a quiet enclave on Lake Washington, is a paradise for billionaires
On the eastern shore of Lake Washington, Medina is a sleepy residential enclave across the water from Seattle. It was incorporated in 1955. At ﬁrst glance, the roughly 1.4-square-mile city of about 3,000 people is decidedly unassuming. It has a rural feel. There is little need for trafﬁc lights. There is almost nothing commercial here (restaurants, shopping and entertainment are in neighboring Bellevue, a roughly 148,000-person city to the east.) Yet hidden behind the hedges and gates on Evergreen Point Road—Medina’s main drag—are some of America’s priciest mansions, belonging to the likes of such tech titans as Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates. For those who decide to visit, make sure to behave: Since 2009, Medina has had 24-hour security surveillance that captures that the license plate of every car entering town...
America's Best Realtors 2020
Searching for your home sweet home can be daunting. The long list of "musts" and "wants" paired with limits of price range and location make it difficult to sort through the many homes listed for sale. The most successful realtors are the ones who alleviate your stress by showing that they have your best interests in mind: the ones who make you feel they are truly working for you.