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July 2016 Lake Union Floating Homes Real Estate Market

Seattle Houseboats:  The Current July 2016 Lake Union Floating Homes Real Estate Market Update There are just four Seattle floating homes for sale currently – two are Eastlake floating homes (one on the Log Foundation dock and one on Wards Cove) and two of the Portage Bay floating homes including one on the sought after Shelby Dock (THREE recent sales […]

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Just Listed In Wards Cove: Seattle Floating Homes Market Update

Seattle Floating Homes For Sale:   Just Listed in Wards Cove:  2821 Fairview Ave E #7 2 bedroom 2000 sq ft fireplace rooftop moorage for your boat condo dock secured parking Highly sought after Wards Cove is an exclusive gated luxury floating home community in Seattle’s Eastlake neighborhood. No need to settle or downsize to […]

Seattle Floating Homes Market Update

Seattle Floating Homes On Lake Union  A lot can change in a week.  One moved through the Ballard Locks into its new permanent home, One back to Active status in the MLS, one went pending in the MLS and a BIG one just hit the market! Let’s start with Seattle Houseboats for sale – These homes range […]

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August 2015 Seattle Floating Homes Realtors Market Update

Seattle Afloat®– The Seattle Houseboats Market Is Floating Despite Reports On Low Lake Union Levels… Here we are in the final days of August 2015 already and the Seattle houseboats market has been incredibly surprising and action packed so far this year!  Multiple reports on the risk associated with historically low Lake Union levels and still […]

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Seattle Floating Homes Market Houseboats Plus A Housebarge

Seattle Houseboats Market Update: In the last sixty days, there have been many significant sale in the Seattle houseboat community.  There have been nine closed sales in the NWMLS for Seattle floating homes and also for Seattle houseboats which are classified as a barge (house barge). Here are some of the details of the Seattle […]

OK – So Basically You Have Three Choices…

Seattle Houseboats market staying afloat… We know of a few Seattle floating homes that have sold recently off market including a front row Roanoke Reef floating home …  Molly and I also know of at least two others about to hit the market so stay tuned, but if you are interested in looking at Seattle […]

Are Houseboats Drifting Away?

Are Seattle Houseboats Drifting Away? I’ve been hearing a lot of talk about Seattle houseboats in the news lately.  And if you receive your news from just one source, it might sound like Seattle houseboats are drifting away. So what’s really going on? What is the dispute over?  One could argue it’s really about should private […]

Seattle Luxury Floating Homes: What Docks To Look For

Looking at Seattle luxury floating homes?   There   are quite a few high end floating homes to choose from and most of them can be found at the end of the dock, but if you are interested in living on a Seattle floating homes dock where the homes are all the nicest on the […]

Seattle Floating Homes Market Update May 2012

Seattle Floating Homes Market Update  May 2012 Inventory is still low.  There are only SIX Seattle floating homes on the market right now.  They range in price form $350,000 for a 2 bedroom 1 bath 1000 square foot floating home in Westlake to $2,150,000 for a 2 bedroom 1.75 bath 2216 square feet Seattle floating […]

Lake Union Moorage Slips In Demand

Lake Union Moorage Slips In Demand Spring in Seattle has sprung and the Cooper Jacobs office is ringing with inqueries for space on Lake Union. Recent sales of moorage slips are in the range of $75,000 to $125,000 for slips around the lake excluding Wards Cove.  Due to the lack of inventory prices have remained […]

Brand New Construction Seattle Floating Home Going In On Fairview Landings Dock

Brand New Construction Seattle Floating Home Going In On Fairview Landings Dock When I saw this large concrete Seattle floating home float being towed across Lake Union, I assumed it was on its way to Ward’s Cove when all the new construction in Seattle floating homes is happening.  While walking my weekly Lake Union loop, I was […]

Seattle Floating Homes Market Update – End of August 2011

Seattle Floating Homes Market Update – End of August 2011 (Is that possible????) Here we are 8/31/2011.  Summer is pretty much over although it finally feels like we are getting some warmer weather here and there.  Seattle houseboats are still well into their prime season and the choices afloat on Lake Union are vast.  If […]

Seattle Houseboats Open House: The Lake Union View

The View From My Seattle Houseboat  Open House On Lake Union today was quite extraordinary.  Life Afloat In Seattle ™ is extraordinary. No wind, calm water, a few kayakers, one brave paddle-boarded, and lots of boats gliding past me as I had  The Ark open house today at Seattle Marina in North Lake Union. Water has a wonderous […]