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Soiree at The Parc Novem...

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Rarely does one have the chance to see a view home of this caliber. Unit N724 at The Parc is now on the market, and Team Diva Real Estate is excited to host an intimate soiree for you to see this home in person. Join us for a Diva Dweller exclusive viewing this Thursday, November 18th at the Parc at 81 Clay Street. The leve...
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Vintage Capitol Hill Bui...

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Yeah – the weather looks stunning and all of the homes are ready for their vintage tour today. Last minute we added another home to the tour at The Ives. Wow – six homes to tour this lovely Sunday afternoon in and around Capitol Hill. Cannot wait to see everyone today enjoying the musings of these unique homes. ...
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Eat Local: Thanksgiving

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Team Diva Real Estate has long been a huge supporter of our local food purveyors and champions of of the Slow Food movement.  We believe buying your food locally is not only good for the environment, but good for the economy.  Throwing a fabulous Thanksgiving soiree always has more meaning for us when we take the time...
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Diva Real Estate Market ...

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The September market reports from our friends at Rainier Title are in and show a really interesting picture. Overall sales of single family homes are up an average of 2% from 2009. But sales are down 43%. The big winners still remain Capitol Hill, Montlake, Queen Anne, West Seattle, Mt. Baker and North Beacon Hill. For cond...
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Vintage Capitol Hill Hom...

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Seattle homebuyers have a love affair with old world charm. We adore our fir floors and leaded glass windows. We crave our Craftsman porches and our Tudor arches. We also love the quintessential brickcharmers that dot the Capitol Hill landscape; whether it is a historically significant Anhalt or a turn of the century factor...
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Do the Arts Matter?

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Last night we watched the mid-term election results with the rest of the nation. While watching the results Gary Stevens posted an interesting perspective via Twitter @GarySoup. In his post he stated that Meg Whitman, 2010 GOP candidate for California of Governor, spent $163 million of her own money to run and lose the race...
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Refreshing a Vintage Co-...

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Renovating any home takes a detailed eye and a kind hand. There have been many times we have walked into a listing and shocked by the lack of interest someone took in the original vintage detailing while renovating the home. We have all seen it. The Magnolia mid-century done up to look like a craftsman. The Madrona cottage ...
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A Diva’s View on t...

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Team Diva Real Estate has watched the foreclosure situation unfold for the past several years. It is always heartbreaking when a family loses their home and no one steps in to assist. At the same time, Seattle has been very lucky and has seen a very low rate of foreclosures in comparison to other cities. Much of this has to...
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Girls Night with the Div...

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Want to be a Diva? Smarts you’ve got because you are already a true Diva fan. But have you ever wanted to know what makes the Divas go? It takes a whole team of folks to make us look fabulous, inspire us with their wit and keep the fun going. Join the Divas for our first ever Girls Night! Retail Therapy is hosting Gir...
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Local Arts – Best ...

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For some, Fall feels like hot soups, warm sweaters and back to school activities. Fall for the Divas means it’s time to get on our party dresses and hit the town with arts brimming at every seam. Every weekend becomes a list of compromises between theatre, dance, performance art, film, etc. There is so much and so lit...
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