Eat Local This Winter: The 62 Best Seasonal Recipes Using Ingredients Grown in Washington

December 3, 2018

As each year ends, a new season arrives. And with it an array of beautifully fresh ingredients that offer you comfort from the cold. From hearty root vegetables to the bright leafy greens, winter produce delivers a surprising range of flavors for you to enjoy. Not only will your palate be impressed, but there are […]

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Seasons Change

November 19, 2018

The changing seasons reminds us of regular housing market shifts too. However, the current market has been anything but regular. We are in a record long seller’s market, where homeowners have gained significant equity. However, as the beautiful autumn leaves began to fall something else started to rise – mortgage rates. That’s contributing to our […]

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All the Holiday Events Coming to Thurston County This Winter

November 1, 2018

All the Holiday Events Coming to Thurston County This Winter With Halloween fresh in our rearview, it’s no secret the Holiday Season is coming at us in full swing. The Holiday Season is an amazing time to be in Thurston County. Our community is full of rich culture, dazzling lights, lively and festive events for […]

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Announcing New Construction in Kirsop Crossing

October 26, 2018

Our own Coldwell Banker Team is excited to announce the new home community of Kirsop Crossing in Tumwater. A place where you can find a Style for Life! These homes are being built by Thurston County’s premier builder, Rob Rice Homes. Rob has been building homes in the South Puget Sound for over 30 years […]

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All The Spooktacular Fun Coming To Thurston County This October

October 4, 2018

All The Spooktacular Fun Coming To Thurston County This October Mazes and pumpkins and zombies, oh my! Every year when the weather gets crisp and the evenings get shorter, Thurston County transforms itself from beautiful to scary for the Halloween season. From haunted hayrides to haunted houses and so much fun in between, you won’t […]

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Great Local Outdoor Activities to Do in Olympia While the Sun is Still Shining

August 28, 2018

Great Local Outdoor Activities to Do in Olympia While the Sun is Still Shining Summer is almost over, but not yet! And when you’re in a place as beautiful as the evergreen city of Olympia, you’re going to want to get outside. Sitting at the southern end of Puget Sound, where the Deschutes River meets […]

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What’s Driving this Market?

August 23, 2018

The South Sound continues to set records in the housing market. We are often asked, “what’s next in store?” (How long will this last? What is the long-term impact on our market? )  Forecasting is a tricky business, but we focus on many trends to anticipate things to come. One of those is regional home […]

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Welcome Shellyne Grisham

August 3, 2018

We are pleased to announce another addition to our Coldwell Banker team,  Shellyne Grisham. Shellyne comes to our company with broad experience in communications and website development work with the state of Washington (most recently with Ecology – working on one of our favorite issues – water rights), as well as interior design.  Shellyne was […]

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Welcome Mary Blake

July 19, 2018

We are proud to welcome Mary Blake to our company. Mary joins us after a career in law, working for an busy attorney’s office, as well as working for a number of campaigns. She comes to us with strong local ties. Mary is also the spouse of a retired member of the military.  Through all […]

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Local Road Trips Everyone In the Pacific Northwest Should Take

July 13, 2018

Vacation — everyone needs one every once in a while, but we know that not everyone has the time or the money for them. The good news is that you don’t have to spend a lot of time or money to have a refreshing and inspiring getaway. The Pacific Northwest is notorious for its sweeping […]

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