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21 08, 2015

Tell me more about ‘Split-Level’ homes

By |2018-02-21T22:09:43+00:00August 21st, 2015|Definition of Home, Fun in Tacoma, Homes for Sale, Krista Osborne Real Estate, North End Tacoma, Old to new, Split level home, Uncategorized, Washington|53 Comments

The history of the 'Split-level' is somewhat split as architects and those that study when types or personality structures came into being, are parked in a couple of different camps. The one fact most seem to agree upon is that the 'Split-level,' came into being in the 20th Century.  On one end, the Split-level is [...]

27 06, 2015

Parallels of Structures

By |2018-02-21T22:09:43+00:00June 27th, 2015|Homes for Sale, Krista Osborne Real Estate, North End Tacoma, Old Homes, Old to new, Preservation, Washington|22 Comments

  Have you ever given much thought to the parallels between our own progressively aging physiological structures and that of the many 100+ year old homes in the Pacific Northwest?   As I sat in silence today in a beautiful old, nearly 100 year tenured Northend treasure, I could almost hear the generations of laughter [...]