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Investor Alert: Seattle Floating Home Moorage Site For Sale

Buy a piece of the Lake in Seattle! Not ready to jump all the way into Seattle floating home living, but still want to get your feet into the Seattle floating home water living real estate market?  This is a great opportunity to purchase a piece of Lake Union. Located in the eastern arm of […]

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New Seattle Houseboat Available

Fabulous New Seattle Houseboat For Sale in Gas Works Marina where everything is just a bike ride away and life afloat in Seattle is the best! Lake Union Afloat ℠ in Northlake An affordable long term option other than looking at Seattle houseboats for rent, this is a wonderful place to buy and stay!  Enjoy your large bedroom […]

Seattle Houseboats Financing Available For This One

Gorgeous Seattle houseboat for sale and financing available on this one! Seattle houseboats can have financing again!  This one has condominium owned moorage and a secured place on Lake Union.  Houseboats that are vessels or barges have been difficult to finance as of late, but luckily, there are financing options available now – let us […]

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 Floating Homes: Why You Need The Security Of OWNED Moorage Vs. A Rented Slip

Why You Need The Security Of OWNED Moorage Vs. A Rented Slip Don’t buy a floating home in a rented slip when there are Seattle floating homes for sale with the security of an owned slip!!!  Why on Earth would you want your investment to not be secure?  The city of Seattle has been dwindling […]

Seattle Floating Homes Listings: Opportunities Galore

Seattle Floating Homes Listings: Opportunities Galore Afloat: If you are interested in being in the Seattle floating homes market right now, then a few interesting opportunities just popped up which offer all the best for the best Seattle Waterfront Living℠ you could possibly imagine.   There are cool floating houses in Portage Bay on Shelby […]

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 […]

Affordable Houseboat in Seattle

Have you ever wondered what it’s like fishing off the deck of your own Seattle houseboat?  Fire up the grill and enjoy the double deck, fresh air and killer views…and hopefully some fish! This Seattle houseboat sits in one of the most soughtafter marinas.  Gas Works Marina is located on the North end of Lake Union, bustling […]

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 […]

Houseboat For Sale

I try to think of catchy titles when I write.  But today, I’m going to get right to the point.  I’ve got a houseboat for sale in Seattle. There are a few other houseboats for sale around Lake Union and even one in Nickerson Marina (between Ballard and Fremont bridges).  How do they stack up?  […]

Are Seattle Houseboats A Good Investment?

Are Houseboats A Good Investment? Are Seattle Houseboats A Good Investment?  In a word:  Yes.  I have more renters contacting me for houseboat living and each day the list grows longer and longer.  Why?  Because it’s different, cool, convenient, and what better way to live waterfront-style than renting someone else’s investment.  This blog is not so much directed at the renters wanting […]

This Just In!!! Seattle Houseboat Lending Opens Up Again!

Just came across my desk this afternoon!  Seattle Houseboat lending is wide open again! From Denise Carlson at Seattle Metropolitan: We have great news to share……    We are back online with our houseboat lending program.  Below is the update we have made to our program guidelines.   Aug. 2011 update:  City of Seattle’s Shoreline Management […]

Seattle Floating Homes For Sale: You Have A Dozen To Choose From In All Ranges

Seattle Floating Homes For Sale: You Have A Dozen To Choose From In All Ranges The Seattle floating homes inventory has gone up and some prices have changes since I wrote about what Seattle Houseboats for sale were available earlier in the month, so I thought I better come back and go through them again. […]

Two Slips Are Better Than One

Take your pick: calm, protected waters during the winter months or high tale it out to center stage at the end of dock for some amazing summer time fun.  Truly an amazing location for an amazing houseboat.  This beauty is a 60′ long Catamaran designboat  with a steel hull (which was just painted) and insulated with polyurethane foam […]

Seattle Houseboats Financing: Some Good Floating Homes Financing Rates Just Out

Seattle Floating Homes Financing Just Got More Attractive: Some of the latest rates I have seen are extremely attractive for Seattle floating homes financing! I am happy to share some details if you are interested in buying a floating home or looking at the financing for it. Here are some of the details for I […]