Monthly Archives: April 2010

Today is the very last day to get into contract in order to take advantage of the homebuyer tax credit.

My phone line is open and I am sitting in front of the computer. Today is the very last day to get into contract in order to take advantage of the homebuyer tax credit. Contact me if you want to … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Water Conservation

I love when “green” tips appear in unexpected places – it exposes more people to this great conservation information when they might least expect it but might be most receptive to reading it. From today’s Realty Times. 10 Tips for … Continue reading

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Hard Times for HOAs Could Mean Fewer Home Sales Due to Delinquent Fees

From today’s Realty Times At a time when many homeowners are walking away from their homes and letting them be foreclosed on, others who are hanging in there may be racking up delinquencies by not paying their Homeowners Association Fees … Continue reading

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GreenSpaces TV: Earth Day Report

GreenSpacesTV — April 22, 2010 — A visit to the new location of Elliott Bay Book Store, 2 doors down from NuBe Green, sparks an Earth Day mini-shopping trip. NuBe Green was on “Sisters of Sizzle” radio yesterday and offered … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day and it’s the 3rd anniversary of this blog!

There is so much happening today – all week and month really – that I am not spending much time in front of the computer. But I wanted to acknowledge three years of writing about green spaces and homes in … Continue reading

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Newcastle Goes Green this Saturday

Newcastle Goes Green on Saturday April 24th at Lake Boren Park from 10a-4pWith free recycling, mini‐seminars on earth friendly topics, trail walks, kids activities and more, and music by the Boeing Concert Band. Newcastle Weed Warriors has teamed up with … Continue reading

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Real Estate Outlook: Faster Recovery?

From today’s Realty Times Real Estate Outlook: Faster Recovery? It’s been a long time since we’ve seen the Wall Street Journal run a front-page article suggesting that the national economy appears to be rebounding faster than most analysts forecast. Full … Continue reading

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Why the old way was the best way

My husband has taken up an interesting hobby in the last year – collecting vintage razors and brushes, restoring them, and then using them for the best shave ever. Our generation’s men really lost out by our parent’s generation introduction … Continue reading

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West Seattle real estate update (for sale and for rent)

There are 57 residential and 40 condominium listings priced $235,000 or less in West Seattle (Area 140) including a brand new HOUSEBOAT on the Duwamish in South Park that can be moved or left where it is (only $95,000). See … Continue reading

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Quick Friday update: High Point Built Green Certified homes and condos for sale in West Seattle

As the self-titled “resident green agent” in High Point, I wanted to give a quick update – the Spring Rush is on in West Seattle and there are some very nice townhomes, condos, and even a carriage home for sale. … Continue reading

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