The Whidbey Windermere Blog

Don't Forget to Set up Utilities Before Closing

Set Up Utilities Before Closing Everyone likes to have running water, electricity and garbage service when you move into your new home. If you’re under contract to buy a home and it’s about a week before closing… Now is the time to start calling all the utility companies you need to set up accounts with […]

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Before & After – The Importance of Staging

Before & After – The Importance of Staging By: Annie Cash Home Tips You love your home and all your stuff. You should, you live there. But what about when it’s time to move, and more importantly, sell? You want your home to appeal to buyers in a way that they could envision themselves living […]

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Before & After – The Importance of Staging

Before & After – The Importance of Staging By: Annie Cash Home Tips You love your home and all your stuff. You should, you live there. But what about when it’s time to move, and more importantly, sell? You want your home to appeal to buyers in a way that they could envision themselves living […]

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From Their Farm to Your Table, Whidbey Island

From Their Farm to Your Table

From Their Farm to Your Table   Just like most things nostalgic, many of us can recall our parents or grandparents growing something tasty in a small veggie garden. Remember those little cherry tomatoes that grow and develop into vibrant, juicy, delectable, red balls of happiness that burst in your mouth and send a tingle […]

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Simona Groves, Tree

Purchasing Vacant Land

Purchasing vacant land: Written by: Simona Groves   Ahhhh, the lovely earthy scent produced by the rain or the morning dew, the buzzing of the bees and the many of shades of green enchanting the view. Who doesn’t like to be immersed into nature and fantasize about living in it? If you are one of […]

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Flooring, Laying Laminate Flooring, Anita Johnston

How to Install Laminate Flooring

How to Install Laminate Flooring: Written by: Anita Johnston How many times have you thought “I can install laminate flooring” or “I wish I could do that?”  Flooring is one of those renovation projects that allure newbies most often.  After mastering the skill of installing your own floor it can liberate the home owner which […]

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The Salty Mug Coupeville Washington, Coffee Shop

The Salty Mug

Looking for that extra special coffee? You cannot beat this specialty salted caramel coffee drink, named “The Salty Mug” from… well The Salty Mug. Take a stroll down the Coupeville Wharf and you will come upon a beautiful red barn nestled by the waves at the end. Inside you will find a gift shop, a […]

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Planes, Base

State of the Base – November 2017

Written by Don Jaques November 29, 2017  Today I attended the annual “State of the Base” meeting with the North Puget Sound Area Realtors.  Captain Geoff Moore, Commanding Officer of Naval Air Station Whidbey Island (NASWI), gave a 20 minute presentation that included some interesting facts and figures affecting life and the real estate market […]

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Home decor, Coupeville, Sunshine Drip

Looking for a Little Sunshine on a Cloudy Day?

Looking for a little sunshine on a cloudy day? Stop by Sunshine drip in Coupeville, the one-stop shop that never disappoints. No matter what time of day, sit down for a steamy cup of coffee or a scrumptious meal. Then be inspired by their ever-changing décor, that is also for sale. Yep, you heard that […]

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