Vandalized Foreclosure Transformed Into Exquisitely Crafted MidCentury Estate

Vandalized Foreclosure Transformed Into Exquisitely Crafted MidCentury Estate

This monster of a custom home was in a serious state of disrepair when we found it. Vandals had gotten into it, had stripped all the wiring and plumbing, destroyed the built-ins and sheet-rock and spray-painted the hard surfaces. Homeless people were squatting in the home as it was vacant for almost 2 years.  Walking through the home its immediately time-reminiscent of Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture and your blown back with the original quality of construction we were saddened to see such craftsmanship in so sorry a state. We almost bid on the place at the foreclosure auction at a minimum bid of $331,500. Good thing we didn't. We ended up getting it under contract from the bank a month later for $252,000. A new gas line, new security system, new furnace, new fence, new water line, two hundred feet of new driveway w/ two cedar-in-iron gates, ~200K in repairs & permits and seven months later we relieved and proud to be on the market, offering one of the premier custom estate properties in the community of SeaTac.

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Now we present an exquisitely crafted Mid-Century GATED ESTATE! "Grand Ballroom" living rm w/ floor-to-ceiling windows. Immaculate chefs kitchen w/ 12' island, 36" range, chic flat-panel cabinets, slab granite counters, stainless steel appliances. With meticulous attention to detail, this studs-out renovation features wide open living spaces, vaulted tongue-&-groove ceilings, with exposed beams and bamboo hardwood floors. With 5,000+ square feet of living space, two kitchens & a separate entrance for downstairs, this compound is ideal for extended living situations, for live-work accommodations, for a mother-in-law or AirBnB apartment, or for one big happy family. With a new gas furnace, new tank-less H2O heater, new plumbing, new electrical, all fully permitted--and all on a private shy flat half-acre in the heart of SeaTac--this custom home is ready to host your parties this summer season! 


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Phone: 206-409-3570
Dated: May 11th 2016
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About Ky: With a decade of experience, Ky’s background in mortgage, finance, project management, negotiation...

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