Classic Phinney Ridge Home, Now’s Your Chance… What do you think of when you think of buying a Phinney Ridge Home? If it’s a classic Craftsman bungalow with the old world charm and ready-to-go modern updates, now’s your chance. Better yet it is located on one of the most gracious, desirable streets on the Ridge. […]

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Phinney Ridge Real Estate Market Like the rest of the better neighborhoods in Seattle, our Real Estate market is white hot. No rosie glasses, Realtor-speak here, so don’t roll your eyes please. In case you haven’t been out much; Multiple offers, $100,000 or more over asking price on nice or not so updated homes. Damn-the-Appraiser […]

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Phinney Folly and the FiberArts While walking Bettie the Wonderdog, I encountered a work in progress. The installation seemed to be inviting passerbys to add to the fabric. A kind of metaphor for the rich good neighbor culture that makes up the Phinney Ridge and Greenwood neighborhoods. Sometimes it’s nice to not have CCR’s that […]

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PNA Home Design and Remodel Fair Not to be missed. This is a favorite of those in the Seattle area that don’t even live in the neighborhood. West Seattle, Bainbridge and Vashon Islanders, and Eastsiders can even gain something from this event. What to expect? Great vendors, talented designers, creative contractors, skilled landscapers, answers to […]

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Phinney Folly A newer addition to the neighborhood. A local metal artist created this from scrapes with pot-lid center point. While he was explaining his work of art and sharing that he hopes to power his hot tub with (good luck on that one, we are in a bit of a wind shadow on the […]

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Phinney Folly Disclaimer – I am not an advocate of defacing public (or private)  property. On a recent hectic day, this was stumbled upon and it did indeed make me reflect.  Phinney Ridge has so many wonderful public art pieces, it’s a delight to encounter  “guerrilla art”  from time to time. Maybe a term could […]

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New Changes with the PNA One of the great things about the Phinney Ridge and Greenwood neighborhoods is the PNA or Phinney Neighborhood Association. It’s reach goes beyond the small urban village of Phinney Ridge. It encompasses Greenwood, Greenlake, Fremont and Ballard neighborhoods as well. The great thing is anyone from any where can be a member […]

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Seattle Summer Streets are Coming to Phinney Ridge File Under Phinney Folly: The Seattle Department of Transportation, Seattle Public Utilities, Waste Management and Urban Press present: In addition it is also coming to these other Seattle neighborhoods: Mark your calendars now so you don’t miss these events in 2012 or 2013. Ballard—Friday, May 18, 2012 […]

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Latest numbers for the Phinney Ridge Single Family Market You might have heard how the Real Estate is starting to take a turn in our area. Although Phinney has always been a popular neighborhood, real estate market here is really starting to get tight. Compared to the outskirts of Seattle and even other close in […]

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