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SKAGIT, ISLAND & SAN JUAN COUNTIES, WA INCLUDING SNOHOMISH COUNTY

DIGITAL EDITION

HOME & LIFESTYLE GUIDE Volume 42, Issue 10

Jaw-Dropping Views PRISTINE VIEW HOME W/ 3 CAR GARAGE

PRSRT STD US POSTAGE PAID BLAINE, WA PERMIT NO. 106

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RealEstateBook.com To Advertise, Call Sharman @ 360-333-9566

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JEAN GROESBECK (360) 941-3734 www.TheGroesbeckGroup.com COMPASS Washington Cover home on pages 10-11

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TAX TIME:

5 BENEFITS OF BUYING A HOME Tax time is here and many people, when they see their tax bills, will be wondering what they can do to pay less next year. Buying a home continues to provide great tax benefits as well as other advantages for Americans looking to build wealth. Below, top-ranked national real estate expert and consumer advocate Rhonda Duffy shares five benefits of buying a home. “If you’re caught in a renting rut or uncertain about joining the ranks of homeowners, you should consider the benefits of buying a home,” says Duffy. “Although home prices are slowly inching upward, now is still an excellent time to buy. This is especially true if you’re a first-time homebuyer. Here are five benefits of homeownership:” Tax advantages: “When tax time rolls around, homeowners are entitled to deduct certain expenses related to their mortgage payments and owning a home. Mortgage interest is typically deductible. In the early years of your loan, this is a sizable amount because a large portion of your mortgage payment is interest. You can deduct mortgage points, which are fees you pay to receive a lower interest rate. You can also deduct your property tax, and you might be eligible to deduct your private mortgage insurance.” Appreciation: “When you rent, your money goes to someone else. There’s no benefit to you other than a roof over your head. When you buy, you earn appreciation as the value of your home goes up. Instead of paying rent, you’ll pay a mortgage and invest in future returns. For example, if you buy a house for $150,000 and five years later, it’s valued at $200,000, you have a $50,000 return on your investment.”

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Catching an upswing in home values: Although the increase in home prices nationally slowed last year, prices are expected to continue to rise this year. “If you want to buy before you’re priced out of the market, now is the time to make your move,” Rhonda says. Low interest rates: “While mortgage interest rates are creeping upward, they remain at relatively low levels, especially compared to rates that were in the 8 to 9 percent range 20 years ago. Even as recently as 2007, rates were in the 6 percent range. Pride of ownership: “Perhaps the most satisfying of all the benefits of buying a home is the sense of gratification you feel when you relax in your own home. You can remodel and update as you please, you don’t have to rely on a landlord for repairs, and you have a sense of stability.” Reprinted with permission from RISMedia. ©2018. All rights reserved.

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Direct: 360.202.5430 bertclay@johnlscott.com bertclay.johnlscott.com

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4.2 ACRES PRIME MARINE VIEW PROPERTY

4.2 acres within the city limits! Create an amazing estate or develop into multiple water view lots. Exceptional views of Channels, Islands and Bellingham Channel. One of the last developable parcels at waters edge in Anacortes, and the closest acreage to downtown. #1431341 $2,500,000

Text RBCYBLG to 52187

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Lori Clark

360-840-5214

LoriClark@cbbain. com

PHENOMENAL VIEWS 4BD 3BA 2968sf home with views of the San Juan Islands, Skyline Marina, and Olympic Mountains. This home evokes Tuscany charm with finishes that will make you feel right at home. Wood floors, gas fireplace, vaulted ceilings, and a wall of windows to enjoy magnificent sunsets. Create exquisite meals in your gourmet kitchen while cooking for 2, 4, or 20, with plenty of room. Pathways to a lily filled pond, outdoor seating areas, lovely low maintenance gardens, and fresh ocean breezes. Boating community awaits! $825,000 To see more photos & information, Text RBFRPJY to 52187

ANACORTES

Create exquisite meals with your 36 inch Thermador professional range and appliances.

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"Lori was a pleasure to work with. She genuinely cared about representing my house in the best way to attract potential buyers and her efforts really made a difference. She was knowledgeable, available, honest and supportive through every step of the process." - Jeana

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"Lori has exceeded my expectations on every level. Linked up with her through USAA for the purchase of a house and couldn’t be happier. Initially wasn’t sure who to go with and we really lucked out finding her. She truly listens, cares, and makes you feel at ease. Moving from Virginia to Whidbey Island was stressful enough and it was nice knowing she had us taken care of from this end. Highly recommend using her if you’re in doubt of who to use when coming to Anacortes or Whidbey Island area." -William and Carlie

Happy Buyers!

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PERFECT STARTER HOME in the heart of town! 3BD 1BA 1208sf just blocks from shopping, restaurants, parks & the Tommy Thompson Trail! Home features an extra flex room upstairs that makes a perfect den, office, hobby space, or play room! Vinyl windows & Forced Air gas furnace help create an energy efficient setting. Large 555 sf shop & fully fenced yard w/ alley access. Brand new roof installed on both home & shop! Enjoy delicious peaches from the peach tree! Sewer line between house & alley replaced. $325,000 To see more photos, Text RBFTVMW to 52187

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LOOKING FOR SPACE? Newer 1320sf storage unit. Store your RV, boat, collector cars or toys, or use it for a workshop! End unit 55' deep x 24' wide with 14' door & 20' ceilings. Electric wall heat & plumbing installed. $185,000 To see more photos, Text RBFVXJC to 52187

Michelle Foggin (360) 333-1549 michellefoggin@remax.net

GATEWAY

PENDING

DRAMATIC TRANSFORMATION! Beautifully remodeled 3BD 1.75BA 1090sf. Dream kitchen w/ granite counters. Spacious family rm w/ gas fireplace & shiplap wall planks. New LVP flooring, trim & more! 55' deck, fenced yard w/ garden beds & shed. $365,000 To see more photos, Text RBFVKSG to 52187

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To see more photos, Text RBFTMFP to 52187 Mount Vernon • 4BD 3.5BA 4262sf • $815,000

Want to escape the city? This luxury four-bedroom custom home provides privacy in the desirable Nookachamp Hills and is minutes from Big Lake! You’ll fall in love with the luxurious main floor sleeping chambers with a 5-piece bath, walk-in closet, and radiant floors, as well as the gourmet kitchen with formal dining and the light and spacious living room with a gas fireplace. Upstairs are three bedrooms with a rec room and wet bar. Not an intricate detail missed! Shoot hoops in your very own indoor sports court and gym or relax outside on the patio with a large yard and views. You’ll find plenty of room for vehicles and storage in the roomy three-car garage.

Anacortes 4BD 2.75BA 3194sf Parkside home surrounded by trails in wooded setting. Enormous chef's kitchen, fully renovated master bath, and backyard oasis. $829,000 • Text RBFVFRD to 52187 Oak Harbor 3BD 2BA 1367sf condo w/ master on the main level. SS appliances & new laminate flooring, large living room & fireplace. Deck & private fenced yard. $299,000 • Text RBFVSMS to 52187

Anacortes Spectacular views of Burrows Bay, San Juan Islands and marina from almost every room! Custom luxury 6BD 5+BA 7178sf w/ elevator to access all 3 levels. $1,500,000 • Text RBFSDKL to 52187 Oak Harbor Storybook 3BD 2BA 1457sf home w/ dormer windows on a wooded lot. Fenced backyard for BBQs & private summer oasis. Quite cul-de-sac location. $333,000 • Text RBFNYDR to 52187

Kelli Lang (360) Page 8

929-2217 •

team@kellilang.com

www.getislandhomes.com

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360-630-9692 laura@laurabird.net

2019 2018 Award Of Excellence Winner

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BEAUTIFUL SINGLE-LEVEL HOME IN THE HEART OF LA CONNER 3BD 2BD 2195sf home right in the heart of La Conner. This home shines like it is brand new! Master bedroom has double sinks, walk-in closet, and a huge tiled walk-in shower. Built in 2005 with high end finishes, Corian counters, oak floors, and stainless appliances. Level lot with fenced backyard and a covered Trex deck plus a patio. Raised garden beds in back and nicely landscaped front yard. This is a great place to call home. $499,000 To see more photos, Text RBFRGVM to 52187

HOLLY PETERSON

Team Loan Consultant NMLS: 526854 360.420.4365 Cell 360.543.8518 Office

Holly.Peterson@caliberhomeloans.com

www.caliberhomeloans.com

2200 Rimland Drive, Suite 110 Bellingham, WA 98226

Caliber Home Loans, Inc., 1525 S. Beltline Rd Coppell, TX 75019 NMLS ID #15622 (www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org). 1-800-401-6587. Copyright © 2019. All Rights Reserved. This is not an offer to enter into an agreement. Not all customers will qualify. Information, rates, and programs are subject to change without prior notice. All products are subject to credit and property approval. Not all products are available in all states or for all dollar amounts. Other restrictions and limitations apply.Washington Consumer Loan Company License No. CL-15622.

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C O H VE O R M E ANACORTES / 48 NORTH $1,150,000 | 4BD • 3BA • 3202± sq ft Jaw-dropping views, main level living, almost new & oversized 3 car garage. Warm & comfortable customized home has 5 inch wide planked 3/4 inch hardwood floors, Shaw carpet, upgraded cabinetry, fixtures, hardware, countertops, and backsplashes throughout. Shower tiles go to the ceiling, upgraded electrical & 220 on lower deck for hot tub. Level back yard. MLS 1630354

Jean Groesbeck

Eileen Hebert (360) 770-7090

Summer Heaton (360) 540-7716

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(360) 941.3734 • Jean@JeanGroesbeck.com

www.TheGroesbeckGroup.com

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Jean Groesbeck

Eileen Hebert (360) 770-7090

(360) 941.3734 • Jean@JeanGroesbeck.com

Summer Heaton (360) 540-7716

www.TheGroesbeckGroup.com ANACORTES / VIEW RIDGE

$600,000 3BD • 2.5BA • 2321± sq ft Gorgeous Mt. Baker, island and bay views from this light airy corner unit condo. High ceilings & open floor plan lets light flood through! Main level living w/spacious master suite, open floor plan great for entertaining, two decks, private 2 car garage w/shop space, all new kitchen appliances & huge pantry. Lower level has 2 bedrooms, bath, family room, flex space & large finished storage room. 3 adjacent guest parking spaces plus more available. No stress lock and leave. MLS 1652752

ANACORTES / SKYLINE

$550,000 3BD • 2.75BA • 1863± sq ft WATERFRONT Condo! One level condo in a secured building with both east & west deck overlooking Marina. PRIVATE elevator that opens inside your home for no outside contact. Open floor plan with lots of windows, 7 skylights, spacious great room, two master suites, flex room, casual and formal dining areas, one car garage plus open parking space. Lock and leave perfect for snowbirds or boaters. Airport shuttle located across the street. MLS 1625525

ANACORTES / OLD TOWN

$450,000 2BD • 1BA • 740± sq ft One of the oldest homes in Anacortes, (1898) brilliantly remodeled to keep the charm of a true craftsman, yet offers 2020 features. Mini-split heat pump, tankless H2O heater, new flooring, cabinets, countertop, sinks, lighting, interior barn door, appliances, roof, & recently painted. Deck & patio for outdoor entertaining/attic space available to capture stunning views. Listen to concerts at the Heart of Anacortes, stroll to shops, restaurants, Farmer’s Market & the waterfront. MLS 1656125

ANACORTES / MULTI-FAMILY $400,000 3BD • 2BA • 1258± sq ft Great investment opportunity in town! Zoned R3, this large property is one of a kind opportunity. Permitted uses are Cottage Housing, Single Family, Duplex, Day Care or Adult Family Home. Lot is large enough to build a duplex AND a triplex but would require a conditional use permit. Has been a rental. Includes two homes: 1303 and 1305 H Ave. Buyer to verify with City. MLS 1655889

ANACORTES / ACREAGE $650,000 3BD • 3BA • 1950± sq ft • 1.93 acres Welcome to an incredible venue to entertain outside and enjoy a park-like setting! Beyond the gated entry is the most incredible display of professional landscaping with a water feature, flagstone walkways, patios, yards, flowers, fruit trees, and walkways. Completely remodeled interior includes floor to ceiling marble showers, granite windowsills, and extensive use of tile. The outbuilding/shop is 60’x30’ with multiple uses possible. This 2+/- acre property could also be used for equestrian. MLS 1637260 Page 11

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WHIDBEY ISLAND

Acorn Properties, Inc.

360-679-4585 • (800) 225-0919

32800 Hwy 20, Oak Harbor, WA 98277 • Each office independently owned and operated.

Terri Neilon, Designated Broker 632-4895

COMMERCIAL

FAIRWAY VIEWS!

PENDING OAK HARBOR 10,510sf commercial complex, including 7510sf manufacturing center & 3000sf warehouse on 1.12 acres in the heart of industrial zone. Continue as wood products manufacturer or re-purpose for your plans. $750,000 To see more photos, Text RBFKZQY to 52187

2+ ACRES

OAK HARBOR 4BD 3BA 2866sf overlooking Whidbey Golf & CC. Great room w/ cathedral ceilings, cozy gas fireplace, kitchen with granite counters, SS appliances & 3 pantries. Main floor master.+ guest bedroom. Upstairs theater room! Covered patio. $565,000 To see more photos, Text RBFVBCC to 52187

FOR LEASE

GREENBANK 2+ acres near Greenbank on beautiful Whidbey Island! Plenty of trees for added privacy and relatively level parcel w/ plenty of good building sites. Corners marked. Road along south property line. $60,000 To see more photos, Text RBDZQGD to 52187

5+ ACRES

OAK HARBOR 3200sf office/retail space. Incredible SR20 visibility in the heart of Oak Harbor. Expansive main area w/ check in counter, 5 potential office spaces, moveable walls, 2 ADA bathrooms, and large storage room. Ample parking. $4,000/month To see more photos, Text RBFCXHW to 52187

LARGE YARD

PENDING COUPEVILLE Absolutely amazing 180° panoramic water views! Come build your dream home in 300+’ bluff waterfront on 5.17 acres. Well installed, soil logs, Geological Survey, survey of prop corners. Enoy westerly water views & awesome sunsets! 1,100,000 To see more photos, Text RBFVBCD to 52187

Terri Neilon

Christina Schultz Page 12

Kathi Phillips

Sheila Davies

OAK HARBOR Charming 5BD 1BA home w/ 2000±sf finished & 400±sf unfinished. Hardwood floors, upgraded windows, and pellet stove. Spacious eat-in kitchen. 1 car detached garage. Fenced yard with fruit trees. Freshly painted! $359,000 To see more photos, Text RBFTQKH to 52187

Paige & Tony Bates

Chas Webster

Jim Neilon

Pam White

Wayne Locke

Cristie Arnold

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AMERICAN DREAM

1202 Commercial Ave Anacortes, WA 98221

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S E D R O W O O L L E Y Country style charm w/ modern amenities! Elegant 4Bd 3.25BA 4103sf on 1+ acre. Det garage w/ office & BA. Territorial views. $743,950 Text RBCSVLT to 52187

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Windermere Lopez Island

MUD BAY CRAB HOUSE

Well maintained Panabode log cabin. Wood stove, barn door & archways. Spiral stairs to newly finished rooms. Watch summer sunsets from new wrap around deck. Stairs to the beach. Detached studio. Buoy. #1654334 $639,000

Text RBFVCRW to 52187

NORTH END WATERFRONT ACREAGE

Private 4.4 acres with a winding driveway down to the building site. 2 bedroom septic system, community water, and power installed. 891’ waterfront w/ private cove beach. Fiber optic internet in the road. #1467212 $875,000

Text RBCTYVW to 52187

BEAUTIFUL SUNRISES

Wide open views of Lopez Sound, community beach and lots of room! 3BD 4BA 2510sf with everything on the main floor, incl wet bar & office w/ built-in casework. Near Spencer Spit State Park. #1630581 $799,000

Text RBFPYNY to 52187

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CRAFTSMAN HOME ON 5 ACRES

4BD 2.5BA 3508sf home was barged in from Victoria BC! Original wainscot, moldings, fir doors & windows. Gourmet kitchen, dining area, & bonus room.Spacious 1067sf deck. Close to Village & ferry. Popular VR. #1467432 $1,295,000

Text RBCVDGR to 52187

PEACEFUL, FORESTED LOT

1.22 acres on Lopez Island with over an acre of possibilities! Near south end beaches and public land. Power at street. Adjacent parcel also for sale. Owner financing available. #1223956 $60,000

Text RBCJSPD to 52187

PEACEFUL SOUTH END LOTS

Two lots with a total of .55 acres. Shared well hook up, 3 bd septic installed, power in street. Recent excavation for trailer or building pad completed. Possible peek a boo view with clearing. #1551316 $113,000

Text RBDVKYZ to 52187

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360-468-3344 www.wrelopez.com 182 Lopez Rd, Lopez Island, WA 98261

FERRY VIEW COTTAGE

Spend your days watching the boat traffic in Shoal Bay! 3BD 1BA 2342sf w/ polished rock fireplace set in a knotty pine wall. Low maint yard & easy stairs to sand & gravel beach. Registered buoy & tidelands. #1614934 $885,000

Text RBFLZXJ to 52187

PRIVATE HIGH-BANK WATERFRONT

West-facing undeveloped lot in the woods with sunset views. Just off Lopez Road south of Odlin park. Madrona, Fir, Salal, all natural, 152 feet of high bank waterfrontage. Owner willing to consider a contract. #1548203 $290,000

Text RBDTQTX to 52187

SUNSETS OVER FISHERMAN BAY

Unbeatable panoramic views across ferry lanes to Shaw, Orcas & San Juan Island. Lot 4 of Blue Heron Ridge is 2.2 acres of open sunny grassland and a lightly treed area. Community water system, CCRs. #593824 $375,000

Text RBCJSPT to 52187

READY TO BUILD WATERFRONT

202 ft of watefront on 1.36 acres. Expansive views of Shoal Bight, shipping lanes in Rosario Strait & the skyline of west Anacortes. Level lot with scattered woods for privacy. Community water, power to lot line. #1612453 $297,500

Text RBFMTDS to 52187

QUIET SOUTH END OF LOPEZ ISLAND

1.3 acre vacant parcel sloping to the south with rock outcrops and Madrona trees. Septic perc test completed and shared well is an excellent producer. Near public beaches on the south end. #1624597 $100,000

Text RBFPQZT to 52187

VIEW DEVELOPMENT PROPERTY

Gently sloping, grassy 3.65 acre parcel ready for your building ideas. Community water, sewer and power to the lot line. County designation allows division. Views include sunsets over the bay. #1375002 $395,000

Text RBCJSPR to 52187

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Sharon Stokes

Anita Kohl

360.661.6164 sharon@ sharonstokes.com

360.961.7795 anita.kohl3@ gmail.com

NORTH HOMES REALTY, INC 526 E. College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273

MOUNT VERNON 3BD 3BA 1905sf Log home w/unfinished basement on 0.55 acres. 16x20 view deck. Quartz kitchen counters. Garage + shop. $545,900 Text RBFRTRN to 52187

BURLINGTON 3BD 4BA 3054sf Craftsman on 5.5 acres. Bonus rm + office. Main floor master suite. 30x40 shop has 220 w/ large storage loft. $899,900 Text RBFQFYM to 52187

SEDRO WOOLLEY Good investment 4-plex of 1BD 1 BA units. 7% cap rate. Very nice neighborhood within walking distance to town. $450,000 Text RBFJXFC to 52187

MOUNT VERNON Little Mountain Estates 2BD 1.75BA 1136sf. New carpets & flooring. All appliances stay. Gas forced air & AC. Carport, patio. $112,500 Text RBDVFSB to 52187

MOUNT VERNON Ready to build lot in Eaglemont lot w/ utilities to site. Near clubhouse, dining, fitness center & 18 hole public golf course. $120,000 Text RBFSJKJ to 52187

MOUNT VERNON Waterfront lot with gorgeous north facing views! Medium bank w/ 62.83’ Lake Cavanaugh frontage. 2 wooded parcels. $149,900 Text RBCYXKD to 52187

MOUNT VERNON 3BD 2BA 1772sf DWMH. Gorgeous yard, covered deck, huge shop. All new master suite jetted tub. 55+ gated living. $175,500 Text RBDVFSB to 52187

MOUNT VERNON Outstanding 3BD 2BA 1680sf “Marlette”. Wood cabinetry & trim throughout. Heat pump for heat & cooling. Guest parking + garage. $178,900 Text RBFRNJW to 52187

MOUNT VERNON Vintage 5BD 2BA 1684sf bungalow. High ceilings, wood wrapped windows, hardwood floors, & vintage claw tub! Det garage. $280,000 Text RBFTHBK to 52187

MOUNT VERNON 2BD 1.75BA 1300sf w/ granite in kitchen, landscaped back yard, & covered patio. Gas heat & A/C. Woodside 55+ community! $448,900 Text RBFQNJP to 52187

BELLINGHAM 4BD 3BA 2567sf close to shopping & freeway access. Master w/ 5-pc bath. Spacious island kitchen w/ maple & granite. Unfinished bsmt. $499,900 Text RBFPJGD to 52187

SEDRO WOOLLEY Turn of the century apartment sits in the heart of Sedro Woolley. Great investment w/ approx 7% cap rate & long time residents. $460,000 Text RBFJXFD to 52187

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Sandi Riley

Connie Moulaison

Brenda Sweet

360.770.8670 SandiRiley@ Century21.com

360.770.1341 moulaison.connie@ gmail.com

425.582.1083 brenda.sweet@ Century21.com

MONROE Great investment! Craftsman 8BD 4BA 2807 w/ MIL down & 2 townhomes. Hardwood floors & 2 fireplaces. Beautiful landscaping. $1,500,000 Text RBFNVPN to 52187

This is why you move to America’s #1 Cities and work with the #1 team!

MOUNT VERNON Move-in ready in Skagit Highlands! 3BD 2.5BA 1872sf + main floor bonus room. Office area up. Community parks & trails. $389,000 Text RBFVSMC to 52187

EVERETT Rural Everett acreage adjacent to Lake Stevens & Marysville UGAs. Potential views & bautiful sunsets! Partially cleared and graded. $1,200,000 Text RBCFPJP to 52187

LA CONNER 4BD 1BA 1202sf home w/ 575sf unfinished attic + street-front commercial unit w/ bathroom, income potential or for your own business. $450,000 Text RBFFVYT to 52187

UTSALADY HEIGHTS 4BD 2.5BA 2727sf on 1/2 acre. Amazing views of Mt Baker, water, sound & Utsalady Bay! EZ I-5 commute & drive on Island. Text RBFSLHY to 52187

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MONROE Beautiful historical home! Built in 1930 w/ brick & beautiful wood work. Incl 2BD 2BA carriage house. Lot can be subdivided per owner. $1,500,000 Text RBFNVPM to 52187

STANWOOD 20 acres w/ fabulous view to the west. Water & power within 100200 feet. Previous perc test & wet land delineation completed. $378,700 Text RBFCGQS to 52187

ARLINGTON 2 lots! 3BD 2.5BA 1728sf w/ lg living room with woodstove, dining rm, family rm, & attic. 2 car garage w/ work space. Estate Sale. $380,000 Text RBFPGHF to 52187

CONCRETE Great starter home on a quiet street close to town & schools. 3BD 1BA 1344sf w/ new roof, large fenced yard, & family room w/ fireplace. $249,000 Text RBFLZVM to 52187

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KIM WOODMANSEE 360-421-5469

kimwoodmansee@johnlscott.com

www.KimWoodmansee.com 14782 Beaver Lake Rd - Mount Vernon

Call for Appoinment to view homes: 360-421-5469 Social Distancing rules apply. REAL ESTATE JOHN L. SCOTT /SKAGIT

LEVEL 1 ACRE W/ ROOM FOR SHOP OR ADU 3BD+den 2BA 2301sf split plan rambler. Open concept vaulted great room w/ fireplace. White Kitchen w/ island and slab quartz counter tops. Stainless Steel appliances includes a gas range. Dining room. Owners suite w/ jetted tub, tile shower & floor, double sinks & walk in closet. LVP flooring in great room area. Heat pump & F/A gas furnace. Large covered area off the great room. 3+ car garage. Southern exposure. #1604882 $699,900 To see more photos, Text RBFKJYR to 52187

NEW CONSTRUCTION - COMPLETED! 14816 Beaver Lake Road - Mount Vernon

ESTIMATED COMPLETION BY DECEMBER 2BD+den 2BA 1869sf split plan on level 1 acre with sunny southern exposure. Open concept vaulted great room w/fp. Formal Dining room. Kitchen w/island and slab counter tops. Stainless Steel appliances includes a gas range. Owners suite w/large shower, double sinks & walk in closet. LVP flooring in great room area. Heat pump & F/A gas furnace. 3 car garage. Room for an ADU or shop. #1659755 $650,000 To see more photos, Text RBFVXKB to 52187

Pictures of similar home. SPLIT PLAN RAMBLER ON 1 ACRE 433 Jeff Street - Mount Vernon

NEW BYK RAMBLER PLAN Split plan 3BD 2BA 2169sf w/ vaulted great room, gas fireplace & deck. Formal dining room w/room to expand table. Kitchen w/ island, gas range, & slab counters. Heat pump for AC & gas FA furnace too. Owner's suite is vaulted, spacious & looks out at the greenbelt. Owners bath has a large 5 piece bathroom w/tub. Easy care Landscaped & fenced backyard. Private location at the top of the neighborhood. #1659887 $489,900 To see more photos, Text RBFVXKC to 52187

www.bykconstruction.com Click on Communities tab for up to date information on our New-Home Communities!

THE MOST TRUSTED BUILDER IN SKAGIT VALLEY! Kim Woodmansee 360-421-4569

CUSTOM DESIGNED FOR THIS LOT

MODEL HOME: Open by appointment only.

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Windermere

Tahlia Honea

NORTH CASCADES

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Select the RIGHT TREE for the RIGHT PLACE in Your Yard It has been more than 140 years since the first Arbor Day was observed in Nebraska. It has since become a national observance that takes place on the last Friday in April in most states and recognizes the importance of trees as well as tree selection, planting, and care. A properly selected and planted tree can add beauty and energy efficiency to your landscape. A poorly selected and planted tree can become high maintenance, dangerous, and short-lived. The Energy Education Council has advice to help you select the tree that is best for your yard.

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“This is an excellent time of year for tree planting,” says Molly Hall, executive director of the Energy Education Council. “With some research and preparation, your tree will be a healthy and beautiful addition to your home for years to come.” One of the first considerations is the purpose of your tree. Will your tree be needed for shade, a windbreak, or beauty? These considerations will affect what tree is suitable for you, and where it should be planted. Dense evergreens provide a good wind block, while leafy deciduous trees provide shade in the summer. No matter what purpose the trees will serve, it is always best to choose native trees. They require less maintenance and will live longer. You can get more information about native growing trees from a regional university Extension office or a state department of natural resources. In addition, the Arbor Day Foundation has a free tree wizard tool that will help you select the best tree for your needs. It is available at www. arborday.org/shopping/trees/treewizard/intro.cfm. The next step is to decide where you will plant your tree. For a windbreak, plant trees to the north, northwest, and west. For shade, plant trees to the east and west of your home. Remember that fast-growing trees are more brittle and likely to be damaged in a storm. Plant these trees farther from your home to protect your home from damage.

If you live in an area that is prone to wildfires, there are additional considerations to help keep your home and community safe. It is recommended that you limit the flammable vegetation and material around your home for at least 30 feet on all sides. Contact your local fire department for more information. Also be sure to select planting locations that will not interfere with your utility lines or power poles. Power outages or interruptions occur when trees and branches come into contact with overhead lines. Electrical arcing and sparking from a wire to a nearby branch can cause fires. Tall growing trees with a mature height of greater than 40 feet should be planted 50 feet away to avoid future pruning. A mature height of less than 25 feet is recommended for trees planted near power lines. Keep in mind that trees should never be planted directly under power lines, near poles, or too close to electrical equipment. Tall growing trees near power lines must be pruned to maintain a safe distance from the wires. If you have trees that are growing into power lines, contact your electric provider. Never try to prune them yourself. Before planting, take proper precautions to stay safe. Be sure to call 8-1-1, the national “Call Before You Dig” number, a few business days before you want to plant. It is a free service that gets your public underground utilities located and marked, so you can dig safely away from them. Or, contact your local landscaping or lawn care company, and they will be able to help you plant your trees.

Source: Energy Education Council

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PROJECTS THAT IMPROVE RESALE VALUE

Even if you have no immediate plans for leaving your home, it’s a good idea to approach renovations with resale value in mind. Upgrades that are likely to appeal to future buyers protect your investment while also improving your enjoyment of the home. One key to a successful renovation is figuring out how to personalize the space without making it so customized that it’s not attractive to other potential owners. For example, eliminating a bedroom to create a giant walk-in closet may help achieve your dreams, but losing that bedroom can be a major hit to your home’s value. These renovation ideas - which include both cosmetic touch-ups and more labor-intensive suggestions - can help boost your home’s value.

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often designed with a boxy, formal layout that is less conducive to most modern families’ needs. Today’s open floor plans offer functionality for everything from keeping an eye on the kids while making dinner to entertaining guests. This type of floor plan can also make small rooms feel larger and invite more light into darker parts of the house. The most cost-effective way to create an open space is to remove non-loadbearing walls (load-bearing walls help support the roof; while they can be removed there’s typically quite a bit more time, labor and expense involved). Removing a wall may not be that complicated unless you encounter plumbing or HVAC ductwork that needs to be relocated. You’ll likely have some electrical outlets to move, and both the floor and ceiling will need attention to remove lingering signs of the former wall.

CLIMATE COMFORT. Not every

aspect of home improvement is visible at first glance like a fresh coat of paint; some value-boosting upgrades are more behind the scenes. One example is climate management. If you renovate a space that needs better climate control, or if you add a new room where extending the existing ductwork is impractical, a split-ductless HVAC system may be the perfect solution. The ductless design saves HVAC contractors time during installation, therefore saving homeowners money.

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Features like crown molding and other wood accents such as chair rails are elegant upgrades that can elevate a home’s value with a relatively modest investment. An office or dining room is the perfect place to introduce these design elements to add a bit of formality to the space. You can also find crown molding in spaces like the living room, with the molding coordinating with built-in shelving flanking a fireplace.

COLOR CHANGE.

Although paint is one of the easiest ways to personalize your home, it’s also one of the least expensive, simplest ways to improve its value and appearance. A fresh coat of paint, inside or out, can create an appealing illusion of newness no matter

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the age of your home. For maximum resale value, stick to neutral tones so future buyers can focus on envisioning the place as their own, without the distraction of your own vibrant choices. If you don’t like the thought of boring beige, consider adding accent walls for pops of color that can be easily changed down the road.

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LIGHTING. A room’s ambiance can be completely transformed with lighting. For multipurpose rooms, an option like dimmer switches lets you customize the lighting to fit the use, which can vary throughout the day. A well-lit living room is essential for a large gathering or a small group gathered for game night. That same space can be equally inviting for an intimate conversation or a casual movie night with the lights turned down low. One of the best parts is minimal experience is needed to swap out standard switches for the more versatile dimmers. Plus, in today’s technologydriven world, there’s an app for seemingly everything, including lighting. Homeowners can control the ambiance from their phones by installing smart light bulbs and lighting strips.

GRUNGE-FREE GARAGE. Even though a garage’s functionality is the top concern for most buyers, a dingy, unkempt space can be a real turnoff. One way to instantly brighten and refresh the space is an epoxy coating on the floor. Applying the coating is relatively easy and once dry it helps prevent unsightly stains and damage in the future. Combine that with a thorough sweeping, wiping down walls and other surfaces, and organizing the clutter to create a more inviting space you can utilize to the fullest. BETTER BATHROOMS. Many homeowners approach a bathroom upgrade with big projects in mind, like swapping out the vanity, replacing the tub or installing tile flooring. However, it’s possible to make a noticeable impact with much smaller changes. Simply updating bathroom fixtures and fittings such as shower heads, faucets, towel racks and lighting can transform the space with minimal effort and far less work and expense than a largescale renovation.

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THE ULTIMATE LAWN CARE DEBATE:

DIY, OR HIRE A SERVICE? Investing the time into proper yard care and maintenance every week can be tough to do. Like almost anything involving home maintenance, there are pros and cons to doing lawn care yourself. Understanding what’s involved in proper lawn care is the first step to determining which choice is right for you.

SPEND TIME OUTDOORS.

EQUIPMENT UPKEEP.

If you want built-in outdoor time every week to catch up on your favorite podcasts or soak in that vitamin D.

Mowers, trimmers, edgers, weed whackers – it takes a lot of equipment to maintain a yard. And that equipment can require a lot of maintenance, like changing oil, filling up gas tanks, replacing trimming line, not to mention, the cost that uptake requires.

COMPLIANCE. If you have a homeowner’s association, you’ll probably have to perform regular maintenance to meet their lawn regulations. Hiring a lawn service will make sure your stay out of the HOA doghouse.

GET IN A WORKOUT. If you enjoy working up a sweat whenever you can, lawn care provides an extra dose of exercise. Weekly or bi-weekly mowing burns some extra calories. And if you have kids, make them earn their keep by getting them to rake those dead leaves out of the yard, or bag up the weeds you pulled out of the flower beds.

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CONVENIENCE IS WORTH THE COST. How much money is your time worth? In St. Louis, the average price of a lawncare service is $39 – not too bad for saving yourself hours of work. At the end of the day, the choice between DIY lawn care and hiring a service is your choice to make. But make that choice easier by contacting your local landscaping and lawn care company for an estimate – you might be surprised by just how affordable it is.

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EXPAND YOUR KITCHEN: TRY A SLIDING DOOR

Your kitchen is the heart of your home. It’s a place where family and friends gather. It’s also a space where you may seem to need more space, whether you’re making breakfast for the kids or hosting a big dinner party. Using innovative wall-mount door hardware, you can unlock your kitchen’s potential by freeing up the “real estate” traditional swinging doors take up. Due to their unique space-saving possibilities, versatility and aesthetics, wallmount sliding doors can make your kitchen more open and inviting. A standard hinged door consumes 10-14 square feet of floor space to swing open and shut, putting kitchen space at a premium. Single or converging wall-mount sliding doors allow you to utilize this floor space for kitchen furnishings, storage, extra mingling room for guests and more. They also give kitchens a more spacious look and can enhance your home’s design flow, making it more welcoming and facilitating movement between rooms, which is essential for gatherings and larger families with children. To maximize your kitchen’s footprint and optimize functionality, an option like wallmount door hardware from Johnson Hardware can provide a new world of architectural possibilities for your kitchen, regardless of size or layout. Ideal for wider kitchen entryways, converging wall-mount door hardware allows doors to glide smoothly as they open whenever you want a free flow for entertaining, or close for privacy during meal preparation.

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Converging doors can add sophistication or create a cozy feel, depending on the hardware configuration and door style you choose. Available with or without fascia in either clear satin or bronze anodized aluminum, the U.S.-made hardware and track exceed ANSI safety standards and can successfully complete 100,000 opening and closing cycles. You can also add your own valance to match the door material and trim. Wall-mounted sliding doors also work well for kitchen pantries and large recessed shelving areas where you want to conceal clutter and ensure clean, streamlined spaces. With Johnson’s array of hardware configurations, you can create personalized looks that integrate the door designs and materials you desire with options for doors up to 125 pounds, which are equipped with wall-mounted jump-proof aluminum box tracks and adjustable door hangers for easy installation, as well as options up to 400 pounds, featuring wall-mounted, heavy-gauge I-beam tracks and smooth-rolling, ball-bearing four-wheel hangers. Installing wall-mount sliding door hardware in your kitchen - and beyond - can be an easy yet high-impact improvement that reduces space constraints while adding warmth, functionality and appeal to your home. So contact your contractor or home remodeler today to have one installed.

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Help Your Home Fight Back Against the

SUMMER HEAT Summer is here, and the sun is out in full force. Just like your skin is susceptible to sun damage, so is your house. Make sure your home is protected by focusing on these four essential elements.

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To make sure you get the most out of your exterior paint, choose a top-quality brand that will better withstand sun damage over time. Depending on how much direct sunlight you have on your home, tree borders are a good way to add shade to parts of your yard. This will add life to your paint job, and the trees will add more “life” to your lawn and landscaping.

The roof also absorbs the brunt of the sun’s power and can be the first to show sun damage. There’s not much you can do to avoid this, but if you inspect your roof closely each season, and make necessary repairs, you’ll stave off the damage.

WINDOWS Keep your cold AC inside and the summer heat outside by checking the caulking around your windows. You may also want to consider adding awnings to prevent heat from penetrating, or keeping the blinds or curtains closed during the hottest parts of the day. This will keep sunlight out and help cut down on that utility bill.

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DECKS One of the top ways to protect your deck from summer heat, especially if your deck is made of wood, is by properly sealing it with a high quality, weatherproof, UV resistant sealer. The sealer will help your deck fight back against fading and warping. Another option might be installing a retractable deck awning, which you can pull over your space during the sunniest part of the midday heat. Or consider adding a sunroom instead of a deck, which gives you a more functional, year-round, space.

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EDMONDS 3BD 2BA 1642sf home in quaint neighborhood. Vaulted ceilings, gas fireplace & hardwood floors. Kitchen boasts oak cabinets in crisp white, quartz counters, newer app, open shelves & new floors. Main bath updated w/ walk-in tile shower. Downstairs family room, tile floors & gas fireplace. New H20, gas furn, A/C, plus a 50-year metal roof! To see more photos, Text RBFVXNT to 52187

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EVERETT Beautiful 2-story 4BD 2.5BA 2595sf home w/3-car garage in Greenwood park. Just a hop, skip and a jump to Silver lake and all local amenities. Huge bonus room. Main level den or 5th bedroom. Bright & open floor plan. Large kitchen w/ slab granite countertops, built-in breakfast bar, gas heat and 2 gas fireplaces! Great nieghborhood! To see more photos, Text RBFTHDT to 52187

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LAKE STEVENS Country living! 4BD 2.5BA 2786sf on 2.76 acres w/ room for barn, shop or garage. Very private setting. Add'l 2.76 acres next door avl. #1652500 $749,000 Text RBFFQLS to 52187

POINT ROBERTS 2BD 2BA 1056sf minutes to marina. Incl 2-story outbuilding for tools, lawn equipment, bikes, storage, etc. Metal roof. #1587063 $159,950 Text RBFJZQG to 52187

GRANITE FALLS 2 tax parcels just under 1 acre. Power at the street, will need septic. Bring your builder and your imagination! MHs okay. #1604916 $60,000

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MARYSVILLE 3BD 2.5BA 1754sf on large lot in desirable Park View Estates. Vaulted ceilings, fenced yard and lots of upgrades including new roof. #1656518 $459,950 Text RBFVKXD to 52187

GRANITE FALLS 6.77 acres close to town. Power in street. Water hook-up fee paid. Recently surveyed. Fruit trees & nice cedar trees. #1657448 $337,000 Text RBDZRYZ to 52187

GRANITE FALLS 12.88 acres perfect for builders & investors. Zoned R-7200 city lots. Mountain & territorial views. Near new by-pass. Add’t 27+ acres avl. #1567290 $249,000

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Sunset Aviation Estate SUNSET AVIATION ESTATE features a private FAA approved Air strip “Sunset”. Located in Stanwood with Views of the Sound & mountains. This beautiful 38 acre Aviation and Equestrian Estate includes a 5200 sqft 4 bedroom, 4 bath home, Airplane Hanger and Airplane storage or Riding arena, 2 large barns and older 2 bedroom rental. Only 20 mins to San Juan Islands & Boeing Field by air! Go to www.SunsetAviationEstate.com for more information, photos & video tours. $299,950 - Call for details!

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MOUNT VERNON Almost 1/2 acre! Hardwood floors, big eat-in kitchen, huge backyard. RV parking & small outbuilding. Across from Skagit Community College.

SNOHOMISH Updated rambler w/ Old World charm. Hardwood floors, fireplace w/newer wood stove insert, beam ceiling. Completely updated kitchen w/granite.

SNOHOMISH 3BD 1.5BA 1360sf rambler with large living rm w/ vaulted ceiling and skylight, slider door to back deck & fenced back yard w/ outbuilding.

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Camano Island

Camano Island

NEW VIEW HOME 4BD 2.5BA 3225sf on shy acre w/ views of the Cascades & Sound. All granite counter tops in kitchen & baths, hardwood floors. $1,100,000 Text RBFSXMG to 52187 Leavenworth

BAVARIAN CHARM 4BD 3.5BA 4264sf w/ 138’ riverfront w/ patios & decks to enjoy the view. Great accessibility to downtown. Incl apartment. $1,200,000 Text RBFSYJG to 52187

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Stanwood

NEW HOME! 3BD 3BA 2800sf w/ sound & mt views. Quartz counters, gas fireplace, heat pump/AC. Separate entry + bonus room down. $575,000 Text RBFTHHK to 52187 Mukilteo

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COUNTRY LIVING 3BD 2.5BA 2576sf on 5.43 acres. Leaded glass entry, country kitchen, bead board & crown molding. Bonus room up. Art studio. $735,000 SOLD!

GREAT LOCATION 4BD 2BA 2146sf brick home w/ RV parking. Newer cabinets, quartz counter tops in kitchen + bathrooms, new paint. $625,000 Text RBFSXMF to 52187

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$525,000

4 BR, 1.75 BATHS

BAKER HEIGHTS RD, MOUNT VERNON

HOUSE & 5 ACRE FARM 2,630 Sq ft home with airbnb and VRBO Hip-Camp history. Outdoor swimming pool, pool house w/ bath-Shower, barn w/ equestrian/sheep/alpaca stalls, fenced and cross fenced pastures, chicken coupes, gardens, fruit trees, foraging. Sustainable farm less than 10 minutes from Mount Vernon center, Skagit Valley College, Big lake, Clear lake and Sedro Woolley/Mount Vernon Schools. Valley/Horizon views!

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MOUNT VERNON

MOUNT VERNON

Oak Place $330,000 3 BR, 1.5 BATHS

S 19th St $425,000 4 BR, 2.5 BATHS

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BURLINGTON

SEDRO WOOLLEY

MARBLEMOUNT

E Orange Ave $290,000 3 BR, 1.75 BATHS

Jennings Ave $180,000 2 BR, 1 BATH

State Route 20 $475,000 3 BR, 2 BATHS

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BURLINGTON Skagit Golf & Country Club open concept 3BD 1.75BA 2256sf w/ hardwood floors, beautiful master suite, & kitchen open to dining. Large deck. Lower floor family room + BD & 3/4 bath w/ laundry rm & 2 car garage. #1634699 $489,000 Text RBFSFWL to 52187 GREAT NBHD!

BOW Beautiful acreage w/ outbuildings! Move in ready 2BD 1.75BA 1264sf. Refinished hardwoods, new carpet, cherry cabinets, & updated vinyl windows. Walk-in closet with full bath in master. Country style kitchen. # 1617670 $650,000 Text RBFMNHD to 52187

BOW No-bank, 1 acre, 3BD 4BA 4000+sf stunner is premiere beach living! Open concept living, 10 ft ceilings, wide hallways, radiant heat & outstanding views. Gourmet kitchen w/ Viking stove, Subzero fridge. Includes tidelands. #1602192 $1,995,000 Text RBFJXFB to 52187

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SEDRO WOOLLEY Perfect condition! 3BDe 2.5BA 1780sf w/ open floor plan, gas fireplace, & kitchen with granite. Gas f/a heat. Large 2 car garage with plenty of storage! Master w/ private deck. Patio plumbed for grill. #1644829 $399,900 Text RBFSJLX to 52187 55+ GATED NBHD

SEDRO WOOLLEY 3BD 1.5BA 1718sf Farmhouse on 3.9 acres. Fertile soil & fenced pasture area for animals. New floors in large kitchen, spacious pantry, living rm w/ wood floors. Master on main. Power & heat to outbuildings. #1629804 $465,000 Text RBFQWPB to 52187

SEDRO WOOLLEY 3BD 2.5BA 1752sf on 1.5 acres. New carpets & remodeled master suite. New pressurized septic system and heat pump. Large barn that could have many uses. All appliances stay. Just 7 minutes to I-5! #1621360 $550,000 Text RBFNDZQ to 52187

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MOUNT VERNON Little Mountain 2BD 2BA 1476sf Marlette home. New windows. Open floor plan with spacious kitchen and eating bar. Lovely outdoor patio & BBQ area to enjoy the weather. Must see to appreciate. #1640612 $131,500 Text RBFRRZZ to 52187

MOUNT VERNON A rare 33 acres to build on with many possibilities for multiple lots. PUD Water in street. Beautiful Nookachamp Hills area fronting on Creek. Partially fenced with pasture land. Zoning through Skagit Co. #1645120 $595,000 Text RBFSLQV to 52187

BAYVIEW 18 acres with development potential, or build your dream Estate. home! Westerly views of Padilla Bay. Water & power on 2 roads. Pond on lower portion. Easy access to I-5 & Skagit County. Near Bayview State Park. #1648315 $750,000 Text RBFSXQJ to 52187

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JAW-DROPPING VIEWS Grand 3BD 4BA 3881sf contemporary home on 0.47 acres. Bright, open, sophisticated & well thought-out; the curved staircase, arced wall of windows, show kitchen and two master suites, each with private view deck. You’ll want to entertain guests, but you’ll be glad you get to enjoy it everyday. Office, exercise rm, amazing home theatre, oversize garage, circular drive, AC, metal roof. Irresistable! $859,950 To see more photos & information, Text RBFTXSZ to 52187

CONTEMPORARY HOME ON SHY ACRE IN BAY VIEW

CUSTOM CONTEMPORARY HOME 2BD 2BA 1719sf on private 0.86 acre lot. Imagine living in this desirable area on private usable lot allowing for gardens, orchard, additional buildings and more. Includes 888sf unfinished daylight basement, perfect for bedroom, family room & more. Designed by the engineer/owner with thoughtful, bright, open & inviting layout. Nice sunny deck. Potential water view if apple tree removed. Update or renovate! $499,000 To see more photos & information, Text RBFTXSZ to 52187

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BIRDSVIEW ESTATES 1.78 acres elevated home site w/ ‘cat bird seat’ view of the area. Green space on 2 sides. Water meter & gravity-type systems installed. $135,000 Text RBFSDCS to 52187

BURLINGTON HILL 270° views of the Skagit Valley! Prepped for construction w/ tiered benches in place & lots of expensive excavation work already done. $99,000 Text RBFDNKG to 52187

CONCRETE Skagit River & Mt Baker views! 80’ wide lot on wooded bluff overlooking river. Includes ‘tiny house’ to hook up to utilities or build. PUD water. Not in flood plain. $99,000 Text RBDBSWL to 52187

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