Real Estate News in Olympia and Surrounding Areas

Thurston County Market Conditions with Don Manzer: November 2020

The marketplace gets the same description this month as last, no inventory!

Delphi Neighborhood Community Highlight

Along the eastern slopes of Capitol Forest is a beautiful area where the farmland meets the century-old Douglas Fir’s. Referred to most often as the Delphi area.

Thurston County Market Conditions with Don Manzer: October 2020

It is still craziness out there, but slightly calmer.  That typically happens as school gets underway.

Steamboat Island Community Highlight

For a chance to get away from it all, while still within a short driving distance of the city, check out the Steamboat Island peninsula and island of Steamboat itself.

Thurston County Market Conditions with Don Manzer: September 2020

Our market is still incredibly undersupplied, homes are selling off the charts fast, all of which results in lots of froth and unusual actions in the marketplace.

Thurston County Market Conditions with Don Manzer: August 2020

It is still an absolute seller’s market out there with incredibly scarce inventory.

Tumwater Neighborhood Community Highlight

Just south of Olympia you will find the historic city of Tumwater, Washington. Situated at the mouth of the Deschutes River, Tumwater prides itself on the high-quality drinking water utilized in the iconic Olympia Brewery.

South East Lacey Neighborhood Community Highlight

If proximity to the freeway, frequent shopping sprees, and restaurant excursions are in your future, southeast Lacey will fulfill your neighborhood dreams.

Thurston County Market Conditions with Don Manzer: July 2020

The madness continues out there with incredibly scarce inventories.  Buyers are struggling, and sellers are smiling.

Hawks Prairie Neighborhood Community Highlight

It is rare to find a place to call home no matter your budget, lifestyle, age or hobbies. This rare place is Hawks Prairie.