It's what we've pretty much known for a while, but now we have more facts to back it up. Zillow's newest report on Seattle metro shows that in 2015 those who choose to buy a house will be spending a significantly lesser percentage of their incomes than those who choose to rent.
Marie Kondo's The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing is helping us discover the things in our home that we truly love and how to part with the rest.
How are you decorating your tree this year? If you need some inspiration to take your tree from plain to perfect, check out these handmade Christmas tree ornaments.
Urban Craft Uprising is Seattle’s largest indie craft show. We picked some of our favorite booths from this years show this weekend.
What do you get when you have a classic Tudor that you want to upgrade with modern design and architecture? This $2.8 million home in Magnolia.
Your crafty friend makes whatever they need, so what in the world are you supposed to get them this holiday season? Check out this list of great gifts that will bring a handmade smile to their face.
You know the one. The friend you’d never think to call if you scored an extra ticket to a Seahawks game. The black sheep “artsy” sister in your family of conservative investment bankers. What in the world are you supposed to buy for this woman?
No, we're not talking about Bill Gates (although if he's in the market - he'd probably want to buy this house).
If you're hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year - the slow creep of anxiety in preparation for the big day is already upon you. Never fear! Local blogger Malia Karlinsky has some quick, easy and adorable crafting ideas. Bonus? The kids can do them!
A post the other day of holiday decor items reminded us of one of our favorite parts of the holidays season - wreaths! Fall wreaths, winter wreaths, holiday wreaths, Seahawks wreaths - here are our favorite front door decorations.
Do you watch Treehouse Masters on Animal Planet? The show is hosted by Fall City WA's own Pete Nelson, who travels the country building tree-houses for people. An upcoming episode takes him within his own state, were a local Woodinville couple wanted a treehouse that resembled a honeycomb.
Living on an island doesn't necessarily mean living out in the boonies. Porch.com took us into several remodels done on San Juan, Camano and Lopez Islands...and WOW.
Who knew that over the hill and through the woods, there was a 'concept house' in Seward Park built for the future? This Jet City Original by Ken Koehler AIA resembles a stationed rocket ship, and was designed for display at the 1963 Home Show in the Seattle Coliseum.
DIY projects can be rewarding and cost effective...sometimes. Read up on when to tackle a project yourself and when to hire it out.
Is there anything better than sitting next to a crackling fire, sipping hot chocolate and wrapped in a blanket? The answer, according to us and Porch, is no. Here are local fireplaces where we can vividly imagine doing just that.
We've just entered the time of year when it's officially considered appropriate to start getting in the spirit. Maybe don't play your holiday music just yet (in public), but we're pretty sure buying wreaths and ornaments and such are A-OK.
Yes, you heard us right. It's a part of the house that no one talks much about, but everyone needs. Porch.com helped us round up some houses who put a lot of effort into making their toilettes....tasteful.
Get your bedroom ready for winter by adding some quick home décor elements that will make your cave the coziest in town.
Starbucks and Target teamed up with Seattle’s Cassandra LaValle, founder of the lifestyle blog Coco + Kelley, to bring you Starbucks Fall Essentials. And guess what? It's gorgeous.