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The Ballard Locks were built some 100 years ago to connect (then “working” lakes) Union and Washington to Puget Sound and the Pacific Ocean. It was an engineering marvel at the time, dropping lake levels by nine feet. Today, commerce on the lakes is all but gone and those nine feet have become front yards to some of the most posh homes you’ll find anywhere. Traffic through the locks now is mostly recreational. Just imagine leaving your home on the lake for a weekend in the San Juans. Here's a video of a typical weekend of the Ballard Locks in operation. Check it out, it's a hoot!!

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Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1336893
  • 320 NW 137th St Seattle, WA 98177
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:5
  • SQFT: 5,910
  • Year Built:2006
  • View:Yes

Open House Scheduled

Feb, 20 - 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Ewing & Clark, Inc.
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1403342
  • 8035 Mary Ave NW Seattle, WA 98117
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:1.75
  • SQFT: 2,080
  • Year Built:1942
  • View:Yes

RE/MAX Metro Realty, Inc.
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1279675
  • 31 NW Cherry Loop Shoreline, WA 98177
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:5
  • SQFT: 5,430
  • Year Built:1928
  • View:Yes

Compass Washington
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1371099
  • 6126 37th Ave NW Seattle, WA 98107
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:4
  • SQFT: 3,917
  • Year Built:2018
  • View:Yes
  • New Construction:Yes

Windermere RE Greenwood
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1404432
  • 13772 Northwood Rd NW Seattle, WA 98177
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:4
  • SQFT: 5,280
  • Year Built:1994
  • View:Yes

Open House Scheduled

Feb, 17 - 2:00PM - 4:00PM

Windermere Real Estate Co.
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1366323
  • 13004 8th Ave NW Seattle, WA 98177
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • SQFT: 4,292
  • Year Built:2018
  • View:Yes
  • New Construction:Yes

Compass Washington
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1403603
  • 938 NW 63rd St Seattle, WA 98107
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • SQFT: 3,742
  • Year Built:2019
  • View:Yes
  • New Construction:Yes

Open House Scheduled

Feb, 17 - 12:00PM - 3:00PM

Windermere R.E. Wall St. Inc.
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1397755
  • 3966 2nd Ave NW Seattle, WA 98107
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.25
  • SQFT: 3,069
  • Year Built:2018
  • View:Yes
  • New Construction:Yes

Sterling Johnston Real Estate
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1389522
  • 2801 NW 64th St Seattle, WA 98107
  • Status:Active
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2.75
  • SQFT: 2,864
  • Year Built:2018
  • View:Yes
  • New Construction:Yes

Open House Scheduled

Feb, 17 - 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Windermere RE Greenwood
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS
Primary Listing Image for MLS#: 1366603
  • 816 NW 56th St Seattle, WA 98107
  • Status:Pending Inspection
  • Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • SQFT: 3,356
  • Year Built:2016
  • View:Yes

Gerrard Beattie & Knapp
Listing Courtesy: NWMLS

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