Kids riding their bikes on the street, people walking their dogs, neighbors enjoying a glass of wine together. The house with the white picket fence, the milkman that delivers and the American flag (or Seahawks flag) flying proudly. The suburban sprawl has led to beautiful communities throughout the South Sound that offer lifestyle, community and alternatives to your workday commute. The vast new home communities throughout the South Sound offer modern amenities, open floor plans, necessary bedrooms and desired baths and an ample yard, perfect for Fido. At Becky Barrick & Associates we specialize in obtaining the American Dream.
CITY + URBAN
Live in the heart of it all! Enjoy easy walkability to your favorite coffee shop, restaurant, school or yoga studio. Where you can shop at Whole Foods, the local market or even have Amazon Fresh deliver your groceries to your door. The life, creative energy and spirit of Pacific Northwesterners live in the hearts and communities of Seattle and Tacoma. The grit, the real, the architecture, the beauty, the spirit. At Becky Barrick & Associates we love selling you your perfect city pad—be that a studio condo in an old warehouse, a distinctive period era bungalow or a classic craftsman. Architecture ranging from turn-of-the-century Victorian to Craftsman, Mid-Century to Modern. There’s something for EVERYONE in the city.
Arabian or Thoroughbred owners alike require fenced and cross-fenced pastures, indoor arenas, barns with stables and ample tack rooms. This is a staple for the true equestrian. From large estates with the sprawling white fences and grand Equine set up, to the humble 4-stall barn. At Becky Barrick & Associates we understand that it’s not only where you live and reside, but also where your horses get to reside. Let us help you on your Equestrian adventures.
FARM & COUNTRY
Western Washington offers abundant rolling pastures, open spaces and a temperate climate that is perfectly suited for those looking to own a farm, ranch or just have a slice of country life. Farmers and country folk alike love the easy ability to access water and renewable energy meanwhile taking advantage of the great tax benefits. The variety of farms that can be found in Washington state range from major food source providers to tree farms to medicinal and recreational herbs and plants. At Becky Barrick & Associates we have had the privilege to work with cattle ranchers, those seeking to operate their own local farm and those seeking or selling their mini homestead.
The Puget Sound is home to 56 islands. Washington state has the largest ferry system in the United States and the 4th largest in the world! Many Washingtonians opt to live on islands throughout the Sound and most ferry commutes offer a far better alternative to the “daily grind” of commuting! *IMAGINE* you leave Seattle or Tacoma after a long day at the office, hop on a ferry and leave your cares back on the mainland. You allow this giant vessel to carry you across the water as you embark on your destination–sounds like a lovely way to go home! At Becky Barrick & Associates we’ve explored many of the islands in the Puget Sound and understand the beauty and peace of island life. We are your Washington Island experts.
Swim, fish, boat and play–life is better when the lake is your backyard! Entertain from your private dock, water ski behind your boat and grill up the fish you caught earlier that day. Houses big or small, cabins and boat houses are available on all of the major (and not so major) lakes around Western Washington. From the grandeur and celebrity status of Lake Washington to the massive man-made Lake Tapps, lakes of all shapes and sizes and price ranges exist and are within your reach. At Becky Barrick & Associates you can find us on the water, we are your lakefront Realtors.
Mt. Rainier stands a majestic 14,411 feet above sea level. This active volcano is displayed in all her glory throughout the Puget Sound region and is the most prominent mountain in the lower 48 states. Washington is home to many mountains and much glorious scenery, but THIS MOUNTAIN lures you toward her. Want to live where you can sip your coffee in the morning while taking in the beauty of the sunrise behind the summit, or at the base of this mountain where you can get outdoors and take in all the beauty first hand? Let this mountain be your North Star and help you find your way home.
PUGET SOUND WATERFRONT
Washington state has the second most available waterfront in the continental US next to Florida! The Puget Sound is home to gorgeous views, tremendous wildlife and recreation galore! Boating, kayaking, crabbing, fishing or just sun bathing on a pontoon boat with your favorite beverage. The Puget Sound also offers exceptional waterfront properties. At Becky Barrick & Associates we are fortunate to have sold low bank waterfront homes, high bank water view homes, properties with tideland rights and waterfront cabins. We are your Puget Sound real estate experts.
Have you ever wanted a waterfront cabin or home, but think it’s beyond your reach? Interested in a mountain cabin next to the some of the best skiing in the country? Condiser a vacation home in Washington State! Washington is home to the Cascade and Olympic Mountain ranges and boast several ski resorts, 56 islands and hundreds of private beaches. Lakes and rivers too! Suncadia offers luxurious retreat living in the mountains, while Seabeck offers quaint beach cabins on the Pacific Ocean. VRBO or Air BnB to make additional rental income. Let your vacation property PAY you to own it! At Becky Barrick & Associates we are your Washington vacation property specialists and can help strategize with you the investment potential.