Cozy 4-Bedroom, 2-Bath Home with Amenities on Expansive 5 Acres in Gig Harbor

A stunning 5 acres (yes, 5!) is waiting to become yours in Gig Harbor. This sunny 4-bedroom, 2-bath home is your own private oasis – the perfect balance of tranquil seclusion and access to nearby conveniences. Vaulted ceilings, skylights and a jetted tub in the master bathroom add both style and comfort to this one-of-a-kind spot. A large front deck, along with the lot’s additional barn and outbuildings, make it easy to enjoy the outdoors, no matter your activities of choice. Your imagination is the limit for this expansive yard! Located at 16916 121st Street KP N, Gig Harbor 98329, this possibility-filled property is listed at $300,000.

 

While the indoors offer peace and comfort, this home’s generous green space is the true star of the show. With mature trees hugging up against the perimeter, this home’s open lot is brimming with possibilities. A garden? Livestock? Sports? A workshop? It’s all possible here. Stepping out of the home’s front door, the surrounding greenery offers both privacy and stunning beauty. All can be experienced and appreciated from the spacious front deck, not to mention its many large windows.

Stepping inside, visitors will love the versatile and open living/dining area. Vaulted ceilings draw the eye upward and add striking visual appeal. In addition to the spacious kitchen, the home’s comfortable main floor features two living spaces as well as a large dining area. A cozy stove nestled in the corner offers warmth and relaxation even on the chilliest winter nights. Large windows throughout the main floor welcome plenty of natural light year round.

In the kitchen, sleek countertops and crisp white cabinets create a striking look, and versatile finishings mean you can easily customize to create your own home sweet home. Ample storage means even foodies will have room, and a convenient center island makes meal prep easy. Bar-style seating on the island, along with the generous adjoining dining space, mean entertaining will be stress-free. Whether you’re sitting down to a quick breakfast or hosting loved ones for the holidays, this home is set up for comfort and ease.

A few steps down the hall sits the large master suite, complete with attached bathroom. A ceiling fan offers added comfort throughout the summer months. The bathroom features a spacious shower nook and cozy jetted soaking tub, just waiting to help you wind down after a long day. The fully-equipped shower nook features recessed lighting and a rainfall shower head, as well as a handheld shower head and a traditional fixed-mount head. May all your bathing dreams come true! Next door, the home’s remaining 3 bedrooms are comfortably sized and ready to be filled with guests, loved ones, or your hobby equipment!

Living in Gig Harbor

Not only does 16916 121st Street KP N, Gig Harbor 98329 enjoy a prime location due to the surrounding green space, but it offers quick and easy access to Highway 302, which connects to Highway 16 and a long list of Tacoma and Gig Harbor conveniences. Even city dwellers can’t beat the 6-minute drive to the nearest supermarket. Close accessibility to both North Bay and Henderson Bay is a definite bonus for those who love the seaside. Athletes and amateurs alike love taking advantage of the water in this part of Washington, and if it’s a water sport, someone in Gig Harbor is doing it!

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTORs® Chris and Debbie Burk online here or give them a call/text at (253) 225-0207 or (253) 225-0319.


Posted on October 11, 2017 at 9:29 pm
Chris Burk | Posted in Gig Harbor Real Estate |

Incredible Investment Opportunity! Don’t Miss This Tri-Plex Rambler Close to the Tacoma Mall

On the hunt for Tacoma real estate to invest in? This rambler-style tri-plex is priced to sell! Featuring a total of 2,760 square feet and 3 units, this unique opportunity is low maintenance with a 0 vacancy rate. Plus, the long term tenants would like to stay! Located at 4311 S Cedar St Tacoma WA 98409, this residence is listed for $400,000 and has a current cap rate of 6% with room to increase.

Each of this tri-plex’s 3 units features a 920-square-foot layout with 2 bedrooms and 1 bath. One of the units has been fully updated, while 2 of the units have new fenced backyards. Boasting one-level living, each unit offers large bedrooms, an open floor plan, and there is washer/dryer in each of the units for your convenience. Additionally, a new roof was installed in 2014!

Living in South Tacoma

At 4311 S Cedar St Tacoma WA 98409, you’re nestled in a truly central location in South Tacoma. Enjoy being in a residential setting, all while have city conveniences just blocks from home. If you work at one of the many businesses at the Tacoma Mall or close by, you’re certainly in luck—the Tacoma Mall is just 4 blocks away.

Similarly, this ensures that going shopping, grabbing a bite to eat, or taking advantage of other services is a breeze! The Tacoma Mall is home to places like Nordstrom, Macy’s, Forever 21, Sears, and JCPenney, while a long list of other shops can be found. With the Tacoma Mall as the hub, there are also several other businesses surrounding the mall as well.

You’re also just a couple blocks away from Pine Street where you’ll find a bus line to take advantage of, offering the potential for a car-free lifestyle. Interstate-5 is just a 4-minute drive from home, making it easy to get around the rest of Tacoma and beyond. To give you an idea, Downtown Tacoma is a quick 12-minute drive away, and Joint Base Lewis-McChord is just 14 minutes south.

When you need to head outside and get some fresh air, you have a long list of options right at your fingertips. Wapato Hill Park (1.5 miles from home) and the nearby Wapato Park (2 miles from home) both offer acres and acres of beautiful space to explore, and the latter features a scenic trail that circles around Wapato Lake and a wonderful off-leash dog park.

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Chris Burk online here or give him a call/text at (253) 225-0207!


Posted on September 20, 2017 at 11:29 pm
Chris Burk | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

A Community of Convenience: 5 Top Reasons to Love Gig Harbor’s Harbor Crossing Neighborhood

REALTOR® Chris Burk recently helped a buyer to purchase a home in the super-convenient Harbor Crossing neighborhood in North Gig Harbor—congratulations to the new homeowners!

Nestled in a prime, central location that’s close to a long list of excellent city amenities, Chris Burk’s new buyers are fortunate to have easy access to everything from parks and golfing to shopping and restaurants. Take a moment to see a few of Gig Harbor’s top attractions: 

Below, we’ve highlighted our top 5 reasons to love the Harbor Crossing community:

  1. Enjoy having all types of shopping opportunities close by.

Just a block or two away from home, a myriad of shops await! Target and Albertsons are the closest to Harbor Crossing, ensuring it’s a breeze to pop over to pick up a few groceries or necessities. Across Borgen Blvd you’ll find several other options, like Costco, Petco, Pier 1 Imports, Walgreens, Big 5 Sporting Goods, Home Depot, and more.

  1. There are a huge variety of restaurants and eateries to choose from.

Whether you’d like to enjoy dinner out or just want to pick up something easy on your way home from work, there are several delicious eats all just minutes from home. Subway, Wok Teriyaki II, Papa Murphy’s, and Starbucks are all just a few blocks away from home, while places like Pizza Hut, McDonald’s, Panda Express, and more are wonderfully nearby as well.

  1. You’re close to several medical facilities.

For those who work in the medical field or just like having their medical services close to home, the Harbor Crossing neighborhood is close to several top-notch options. St. Anthony Hospital is merely a 4-minute drive from home, and there are also dentists, chiropractors, eye doctors, general physicians, and more all within reach, making it easy to get to and from your appointments in a jiffy!

  1. You’re close to fun and beautiful outdoor activities.

For those who love to golf, you’re certainly in luck—the Canterwood Country Club and Golf Course is just north of Harbor Crossing. McCormick Forest Park is also just 5 minutes from home, offering an incredible natural expanse to explore. This gorgeous 122-acre park features about 4 miles of trails with scenic forested areas to enjoy, and the nearby Cushman Trail offers another picturesque setting to adventure out on. And of course, the waterfront of Downtown Gig Harbor is just 8 miles away, making it easy to take advantage of boating and other water sports! When the weather isn’t great, the nearby Tom Taylor Family YMCA makes it easy for the whole family to stay active.

  1. Commuting is made as easy as possible.

Whether you’re getting around the rest of Gig Harbor or heading to Tacoma and Interstate-5, at Harbor Crossing you’re a quick 3-minute drive to Highway 16. It really doesn’t get much closer than that!

Interested in learning more about living in the Gig Harbor area? You can contact REALTOR® Chris Burk online here or give him a call/text at (253) 225-0207!


Posted on August 18, 2017 at 11:06 pm
Chris Burk | Posted in Gig Harbor Real Estate |

SOLD! Learn Why These New Homeowners Chose to Buy a Home in Graham

Congratulations to James and Dolores on the closing of their new home in Graham, WA! Tucked away on a spacious, fully fenced 0.27 acres, their move-in ready residence is brimming with dynamic, inviting spaces. Featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, welcoming living areas, plus an insulated/powered building that’s perfect for transforming into a workshop, storage space, or office, their home offers convenience and comfort at every turn!

Many people who are searching for a home in Pierce County look to Graham, and there are a few excellent reasons why:

1. The opportunity to own more land.

Graham offers both residential and rural settings, as well as the opportunity to have more privacy and own more land. James and Dolores’s 0.27-acre property has enough space for a shop, and room to play, garden, and more!

2. Close to jobs, like Boeing in Frederickson and Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

For those in the military, JBLM is just about a 15-minute drive from Graham, depending on where you specifically live. If you’re working at Boeing in Frederickson, you’re just about a 12-minute drive away!

3. Close to Puyallup and all of its top-notch city amenities.

Graham certainly has its own grocery stores, shops, restaurants, etc., and as more people move to the area, more options move in as well. If you’re in search of something that goes beyond what is available in Graham, though, you’ll likely find it next door in Puyallup! The South Hill area of Puyallup is filled with choice. For grocery shopping, WinCo and Fred Meyer are close to Graham, and a bit further north you’ll find Costco as well. Walmart, Target, Kohl’s, Ross, Big 5 Sporting Goods, Party City, PetSmart, Staples, and much, much more are all close by, and a huge selection of eateries are also in the mix.

4. Graham is also close to Tacoma.

Less than a 30-minute drive away, many people will appreciate being close to a larger city with even more offerings. A wider selection of jobs, entertainment, arts and culture, museums, waterfront activities, and much more all open up with Graham’s close proximity to Tacoma.

Interested in learning more about living in Graham? Contact REALTOR® Chris Burk online here or give him a call/text at (253) 225-0207!


Posted on June 21, 2017 at 8:13 pm
Chris Burk | Posted in Graham Real Estate |

Bright & Spacious 3-Bedroom, 1.75-Bath Rambler with Beautiful Yard & Detached Garage in Tacoma

Welcome home to this wonderfully move-in ready rambler! Lovingly maintained and showing off bright and cheerful spaces, this 2,272-square-foot residence features 3 bedrooms, 1.75 baths, a finished basement, and much more. Nestled on a corner lot with plenty of parking, a large fenced yard, and even a detached garage, this dynamic rambler is ready to be transformed into your home-sweet-home. Located at 5843 Pacific Ave, Tacoma WA 98408 near parks, shops, commuting options, and other fabulous city conveniences, this Tacoma gem is listed for $259,000.

Showing off charming curb appeal and a picturesque exterior, this eye-catching beauty features truly timeless style. A sweet path leads to the front porch, and right in through the front door, this spacious home invites you in. Lovely hardwood floors, attractive wrapped windows, and a majestic stone-accented fireplace set the scene in this 1942-built beauty. Imagine cozy evenings snuggled up on the couch as a warm fire dances in the background! An archway leads right into the formal dining room, featuring plenty of space for holiday gatherings and dinner parties among loved ones.

Just around the corner, the kitchen and dining nook offer convenience and an open, cheerful space to spend time in. Newer cabinets and sleek stainless steel appliances provide tons of storage and top-notch amenities, ensuring that meal prep is a breeze. Large windows fill this space with natural light, and the dining nook is the perfect spot to enjoy a sunny morning cup of coffee as you start your day!

On the main floor, 2 bedrooms offer versatility and provide loved ones with a private space to call their own. Downstairs, the 3rd bedroom and the palatial finished basement are absolutely brimming with potential as well! This huge space is ready to become a haven of fun and relaxation—there’s plenty of room for a recreation and an entertainment center, and plush carpets make sure it’s comfy and inviting area of the home to retreat to.

Discover even more space to take advantage of and transform with this home’s sprawling yard. This corner fenced lot features a detached garage that’s perfect for storage, plus an additional shed in the back for all of your outdoor toys and tools. In addition to the huge yard that provides ample room for a play toy, garden beds, and much more, the backyard also includes a patio. This sunny oasis is just waiting for you to infuse it with your personality—a barbecue, some cute patio furniture, and a few vibrant hanging flower baskets are all you need to really make this special spot shine!

Living in Tacoma

Located along Pacific Avenue in southeast Tacoma, at 5843 Pacific Ave, Tacoma WA 98408, you’re absolutely surrounded by convenience! Enjoy being close to some of Tacoma’s most popular outdoor amenities, including Wapato Park and Charlotte’s Blueberry Park. A long list of shops, restaurants, and services are close by as well—it’s a quick 2-minute drive to get to Fred Meyer (perfect for a quick run to the grocery store!), and the Tacoma Mall is just a short 9-minute drive away. Those who commute will also especially appreciate this location—Interstate-5 is only 5 minutes away from home, and the Tacoma Dome Train Station is only a 10-minute drive from home, ideal for those who take the Sounder Train to Seattle!

Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Chris Burk online here or give him a call/text at (253) 225-0207.


Posted on April 19, 2017 at 10:22 pm
Chris Burk | Posted in Tacoma Real Estate |

Beautiful 4.75-Acre Property in Key Peninsula North Near Gig Harbor

If you’ve always wanted to build your ultimate dream home, or if you’ve dreamed of having a huge piece of private, gorgeous land to retreat to, then this 4.75-acre property is not to miss! Located at 0 129th Ave NW Gig Harbor, WA 98329 in Key Peninsula North just 10 minutes from Gig Harbor, this incredible opportunity is perfect for outdoor lovers. Listed for $80,000, this property is waiting to become your unique, one-of-a-kind vision of home!

This piece of property conveniently features electricity in the street, and the property dimensions are 120 x 1280. The buyer is to verify building ability with the county, and then you can get to work on designing and building a residence that’s perfect for you and your loved ones. With a secluded location surrounded by tranquil nature, this area is perfect for those who desire the country-inspired life all while being close to city conveniences and amenities.

Just a quick 5-minute drive takes you across the Burley Lagoon into Purdy, a small town with a few restaurants (like Massimo Italian Grill, Dexter’s Drive-in, Bridgeway Market & Teriyaki, Las Torres and more), Purdy Grocery, Local Boys, and more, making it easy to pick up groceries for the week or make a quick run into town for dinner.

Similarly, Gig Harbor is a short 10-minute drive away. Highway 16 is just a 6-minute drive away from home, making it easy to connect to the rest of the region! For those who love the outdoors, you’ll find plenty of opportunities for getting outside and enjoying the fresh air. Henderson Bay and surrounding areas are perfect for boating, kayaking, paddle boarding, and other water sports, and of course, provides a scenic setting for walks along the beach! Canterwood Country Club and Golf Course is also just a 10-minute drive from home.

Easily take advantage of Gig Harbor’s city amenities, to. Visiting Downtown Gig Harbor provides the perfect weekend activity—enjoy watersports, take in the view of the harbor, grab a meal at one of the iconic restaurants, stroll through shops and galleries, or enjoy a picnic at Skansie Brothers Park. Just a couple minutes south, many more amenities await in Uptown Gig Harbor and at Olympic Village. In Uptown Gig Harbor, Safeway, Kohl’s, HomeGoods, RiteAid, and more offer diverse shopping options, while Lunchbox Laboratory, Blazing Onion Burger, Moctezuma’s Mexican Restaurant, Fondi Pizzeria, Domo Sushi, Starbucks, Panera, and more provide a myriad of dining choices. Plus, Galaxy Uptown Luxury+ Theatre provides the perfect rainy day activity! Just minutes away, find Olympic Village, a hub that includes Fred Meyer, Bartell Drugs, Carl’s Jr., Cutters Point Coffee, McDonald’s, Round Table Pizza, and much more!

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Interested in learning more about this listing? Contact REALTOR® Chris Burk online here or give him a call/text at (253) 225-0207.


Posted on April 18, 2017 at 5:50 pm
Chris Burk | Posted in Gig Harbor Real Estate |