Month: September 2018

Prep for ‘Prost!’ Season: 9 Ba…

September 6, 2018 Real Estate Tips
If you can’t make it to Munich for Oktoberfest, you can still enjoy a good beer at one of the American events happening all throughout the country in September. From Frankenmuth, Michigan, to Fredericksburg, Texas, you’re certain to find a spirited group of Germanophiles somewhere during the month celebrating all things Bavarian. To get inspired for Oktoberfest, check out these nine Bavarian-style homes for sale right here in the U.S. A taste of Germany on the central coast For sa[…]

Living in Beauty Without Excess: A Small C…

September 5, 2018 Real Estate Tips
On the remote southwest side of San Juan Island, away from the crush of summer tourists, this 715-square-foot, 1-bedroom home melds with the landscape to offer private coastal views. Completed in 2012 by noted Seattle firm Prentiss Balance Wickline, this home displays the architects’ devotion to "living in beauty without excess," which won this home the Honor Award at the 2013 NWAIA Design Awards. The home’s design suits the client's desire to enjoy the 5.3-acre site’s rugge[…]