The Best of Patti Payne’s Cool Pads: Patti’s Five Favorites for 2017

Choosing my favorite Patti Payne’s Cool Pads is hard to do, a little like asking a musician if she has a favorite song or asking a parent to single out a favored child. I love the homes I choose, and there’s much to choose from. You cannot imagine the number of home owners, brokers and … More The Best of Patti Payne’s Cool Pads: Patti’s Five Favorites for 2017

Patti Payne’s Cool Pads: Stein and Linda Kruse list elegant Clyde Hill manse for $5.5 million

Stein and Linda Kruse are selling the classic Mediterranean manse in Clyde Hill where they have lived with their children for the past ten years. Windermere Brokers Steven Erickson and Mallory Harwood Hanley have the $5.48 million listing of this majestic and elegant residence. The house has been an ideal setting as a family home where their pre-teens grew up and where … More Patti Payne’s Cool Pads: Stein and Linda Kruse list elegant Clyde Hill manse for $5.5 million

Bachelor Selling Modern Yarrow Point Manse for $7 Million

Bachelor entrepreneur Leo Gontmakher is selling his 10,000-square-foot modern manse in coveted Yarrow Point for $6.99 million. He bought the property in 2012 and finished the striking custom house in 2014. Gontmakher says he finds that his increased international travel schedule means he is living out of the area and not using the house he … More Bachelor Selling Modern Yarrow Point Manse for $7 Million

Bachelor Aerospace Business Owner Lists Waterfront Estate for $5 Million

The elegant gated estate at 4445 Lake Washington Boulevard S.E. in Bellevue that’s listed at $5.45 million belongs to a bachelor who owns a successful aerospace industry business in Auburn. This businessman, who wants his name kept private, fell in love with the waterfront property in 1997. He bought it and started building his dream … More Bachelor Aerospace Business Owner Lists Waterfront Estate for $5 Million

Couple to Sell Insignia Tower Corner Penthouse Condo After Only 3 Months

“Happy wife, happy life,” said the owner of a new Seattle condo, who is selling it after having only lived in it for three months. The man who works in public service and wishes to remain anonymous, says he and his wife had lived in the same house on Mercer Island for 36 years when … More Couple to Sell Insignia Tower Corner Penthouse Condo After Only 3 Months

Historic Estate Reconstructed by Bill Gates’ Manse Builder Listed for $10.5M

An elegant Seattle estate perched on Queen Anne’s storied south slope and selling for $10.45 million is only the second personal residence done by Sellen Construction. Sellen is the Seattle firm which also built Bill Gates’ Medina mega-mansion and innumerable commercial projects such as Bill and Melinda Gates’ Foundation building, buildings for Microsoft’s Redmond campus, … More Historic Estate Reconstructed by Bill Gates’ Manse Builder Listed for $10.5M

Former KPMG Managing Partner Lists $4.5M Mercer Island Manse

Steve Riggins, former western area managing partner of KPMG, and his wife, Cheryl Yamamoto, are selling their dream home at the north end of Mercer Island for $4.5 million. http://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/osd.js Located at 4060 E. Mercer Way, the house drew the interest of the couple, with four children, when they realized it was built by high-end … More Former KPMG Managing Partner Lists $4.5M Mercer Island Manse

Patti Payne’s Cool Pads: $17.86M Birch Bay Waterfront Manse Hits the Market

A gorgeous, 66-acre estate with a 12,000-square-foot manse on about 1,500 feet of pristine Birch Bay waterfront has just come on the market. Priced at $17.86 million, the home is described by its owner as English Tudor with a southern twist because of its enormous, pillared veranda which runs the length of house and has … More Patti Payne’s Cool Pads: $17.86M Birch Bay Waterfront Manse Hits the Market

Windermere Real Estate Reveals W Collection – Its New Ultra Luxury Brand

Windermere Real Estate unveiled its ultra-luxury brand W Collection on Wednesday to a limited number of top-tier brokers. Windermere Vice President Leigh Canlis, who joined the company in February, spearheads the company’s new luxury division and she says this is more than a marketing program. “It is like the American Express Black Card of real … More Windermere Real Estate Reveals W Collection – Its New Ultra Luxury Brand