Tag Archive: Washington

With high-end woodwork & marble, Vancouver home a gem

Come home to a house where even the laundry room feels elegant. This dazzling Vancouver home, located in the desirable Rivercrest Estates neighborhood, is adorned with marble flooring, mahogany woodwork, tray ceilings and abundant natural light. Lived in by just one owner since it was built in 1993, the four-bedroom home is equally grand and intimate with expert craftsmanship around every corner. Just inside the 9-foot carved mahogany double doors, the impressive entry sets the tone for the home with... Read More

Choosing between real estate in Oregon & Washington? Consider the taxes

Homebuyers relocating to the Portland-Vancouver region have the flexibility of choosing a home in either Oregon or Washington. The two cities and their outlying areas each boast beautiful neighborhoods, upscale shopping and dining districts, high-performing schools and world-class events. Living in Washington, however, has one benefit Oregon can’t match: no income tax. Though Washingtonians pay sales tax while Oregonians do not, they’re keeping more of their annual income — to the tune of nearly 10 percent — by living in... Read More

La Center property boasts prime fishing & design potential

Located on the east fork of the Lewis River in La Center, Washington, this home is an oasis for any outdoors enthusiast. Perched atop its 5-acre lot, the house is clear of flood danger but just steps from Mason Creek Hole, where springwaters create an ideal home for steelhead and salmon. Scenic riverbanks offer prime fishing spots, and the boat launch gives access to the creek and river, leading all the way to the Columbia. Surrounded by territorial views and... Read More

Washougal retreat perfect for growing families, hosting friends

This modern Craftsman in Washougal, Washington, is a spacious property, spread over two tax lots in Leaptrott Estates. The abundant space — inside and out — and lush landscaping give the home and yard ample privacy amid the convenience of a neighborhood setting. Harmonious landscaping, smart architecture and a wide open concept floorplan let the beauty of the home’s surroundings shine. The exterior stone treatment, front yard arbor and stained glass entry make an impressive statement. From the first step... Read More

River views & vaulted ceilings enhance Vancouver home’s tranquil spirit

This impressive 2,300-square-foot Vancouver home is situated in the coveted community of Steamboat Landing along the Columbia River in Washington. Its unique features include low-maintenance landscaping, vaulted ceilings, custom finishes and an abundance of natural light. This property offers homeowners the opportunity to embrace an upscale waterfront lifestyle in a stunning natural setting. Greeted by a stately gated courtyard, visitors will enter the main floor’s open concept living space and immediately take in the spectacular river vista. Lofty ceilings and... Read More

Vancouver condo includes modern luxury, wildlife sightings, Columbia River view

Envision riverfront luxury living in the serene community of Tidewater Cove in Vancouver, Washington. This three-bedroom, 2,900-square-foot condo is the picture of sophistication, featuring tray ceilings with crown molding, custom windows and Hunter Douglas window treatments, marble and travertine tile flooring, premium wool carpeting and unique lighting. Built-in Panasonic televisions, sound systems, central vacuum, a gas fireplace and high-end appliances give the home every modern convenience. The real draw, though, is the spectacular view of the Columbia River. Homeowners can... Read More


The grandeur of this custom Camas estate begins on the winding driveway and continues throughout the property. Positioned at the end of a private cul-de-sac and overlooking the 16th fairway of Camas Meadows Golf Course, every inch of this 7,431 square foot home exudes inspired sophistication. Inside, natural light streams through wide windows, accentuating the main floor’s raised ceilings and ornate light fixtures. The foyer’s columns and sweeping height give way to a lofty sitting room, as well as a... Read More


Find secluded elegance in this expansive Washougal home, positioned on more than 6 acres and surrounded by mountain views. Lush landscaping– including a serene pond – throughout the grounds creates a paradise for entertaining, gardening or simply relaxing under the trellis next to the fire. The vast grounds are spacious enough for a pool, basketball and tennis courts, a dog run or even a helicopter pad. Large windows and luxe outdoor living spaces blur interior and exterior, with sophisticated crown... Read More


A sense of comfortable peace permeates this Vancouver, Washington, home, situated at the end of a private cul-de-sac in a secure community. Semi-circle benches invite cozy nights gathered around the fire pit, while the backyard’s waterfall koi pond and pleasing landscaping inspire serene reflection. Inside, clean lines and plenty of windows build harmonious flow and allow natural light to stream in. Clever sightlines through doors, balconies and stately columns reveal thoughtful vignettes throughout the home. The main level’s tall tray... Read More


Perched atop an elevated lot, this spacious Brush Prairie, Washington, estate is a true paradise for families. A magnificent waterfall is the centerpiece of the property’s lush landscaping, welcoming guests to the front entry and creating privacy. The terraced backyard features a pool and hot tub, large play structure, fire pit, four-hole putting green and sport court with several areas to relax, entertain and enjoy the incredible scenery. Inside the grand foyer, the soaring ceilings and detailed metalwork on the... Read More