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How to Buy a House With Your Dog

Feb 14, 2018
Pets matter. Your dog isn’t just an animal, your cats have preferences and personalities, and really, pets are fami [more]
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New Bike Lanes Where We Need Them

Feb 13, 2018
Bicycles are great—in theory. You can skip traffic, savor fresh air, get some free exercise, and save the planet on [more]
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Redlining in Seattle

Feb 07, 2018
Much of the city we live in today was shaped by racist housing policies in early 20th century. In a practice called [more]
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State of Seattle

Feb 06, 2018
A report from the front lines of Seattle’s ever-changing real estate world: 1) The number of renters in Seattle has [more]
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Foreclosure is a Word You Should Never Have ...

Jan 23, 2018
A worst-case scenario after buying a new house: the economy turns, or you lose your job, or a medical emergency wip [more]
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As Vacancy Rates Rise, Seattle Rent Drops

Jan 16, 2018
This headline has been dominating the news lately. But it's not the whole story.
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The Castle of Lake Chelan

Dec 11, 2017
A tiny castle looks over the kingdom of Lake Chelan. It perches on a rocky outcrop just above the water, with a ste [more]
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Building New AND Saving History

Dec 08, 2017
As Seattle keeps growing, it faces the question of how to keep growing. Sprawl outward, with more suburbs and dista [more]
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Seattle’s 6 Best Holiday Light Displays

Nov 27, 2017
West Seattle Lights Each year after Thanksgiving, a simple house in West Seattle becomes anything but simple. Jim W [more]
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Where Are They Coming From!?

Nov 08, 2017
Newcomers keep rushing into Seattle—roughly 1,100 people each week since 2010. In 2016, more than 76,000 people mov [more]
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7 Books Every Seattleite Should Recognize

Nov 06, 2017
Now that Seattle is an official UNESCO “City of Literature,” we should probably get to know some of the [more]
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It’s Lit: Seattle Designated an Offici...

Nov 02, 2017
Friends, Seattleites, and all lovers of the arts—please welcome Seattle, the newest “City of Literature,” as design [more]
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