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Hit and run driver crashes car into house in Burien Monday morning, runs away

Hit and run driver crashes car into house in Burien Monday morning, runs away

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that around 4 a.m. on Monday morning (March 13), a vehicle crashed into a house near SW 136th Street and 1st Ave SW (map below). The resident told deputies... [Read more]

Sponsored Post WANTED: House to buy in Seahurst or 3 Tree Point

WANTED: House to buy in Seahurst or 3 Tree Point

WANTED: A House in Seahurst or 3 Tree Point Dear neighbors, My wife and I recently sold our house (2102 SW 149th Street). We would like our next home to be in the Seahurst or 3 tree point area. If you... [Read more]

Problem house in Burien shut down for squatters, stolen property & more

Problem house in Burien shut down for squatters, stolen property & more

Photos courtesy Burien Police Department. On Thursday (Jan. 22) just before 1 p.m. detectives and deputies with the Burien Police and King County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant at a house... [Read more]

VIDEO: Time lapse demolition of Three Tree Point home of Burien Artists

VIDEO: Time lapse demolition of Three Tree Point home of Burien Artists

“Aside from losing a child, this has to be one of the toughest things to go through,” Dane Johnson told The B-Town Blog as the waterfront house he and Kathy Justin lived in was being demolished last Wednesday…

VIDEO REPORT: Burien Couple Not ‘In Good Hands’ Over Problem With Allstate

VIDEO REPORT: Burien Couple Not ‘In Good Hands’ Over Problem With Allstate

Dane Johnson & Kathy Justin's home just hours after it slipped from its foundation on Nov. 23, 2010. Photo by Scott Schaefer. Remember the big snow and wind storm of Nov. 23rd, where harsh north... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Featured House: 4-Bedroom In Normandy Park

This Week’s Prudential NW Featured House: 4-Bedroom In Normandy Park

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Featured House for this week is a very private and picturesque 4-bedroom home in Normandy Park with Lot A beach rights. This home is located in a very... [Read more]

Rain-Soaked Hill Causes Mudslide To Slam House Near Three Tree Point

Rain-Soaked Hill Causes Mudslide To Slam House Near Three Tree Point

Photo Courtesy J. Nelson. On Sunday (Dec. 12th), a mudslide sent numerous pieces of a retaining wall into a home in the 2300 block of SW 172nd, near Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood. According... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Well-Maintained Home On Cul-De-Sac

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Well-Maintained Home On Cul-De-Sac

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s featured Open House for this week is a well-maintained one level home at the end of a friendly cul-de-sac in Des Moines. There’s a breakfast bar... [Read more]

A Q & A With Owners Of Burien House Damaged In Storm, Plus Slideshow

A Q & A With Owners Of Burien House Damaged In Storm, Plus Slideshow

Dane Johnson & Kathy Justin accepting the city of Burien's Community Leader Award in 2009. As we first reported last week, a waterfront home belonging to prolific Burien artists Dane Johnson and... [Read more]

Snow, Extreme Cold & Serious Winds Have Major Impact On Burien Area (2010)

Snow, Extreme Cold & Serious Winds Have Major Impact On Burien Area (2010)

The combination of Monday’s snow followed by extremely low temps (our thermometer showed a low of 20 F overnight) with the knockout punch of some serious winds had a major impact on the Burien area,... [Read more]

URGENT: Burien Residents With Condemned House Need Trucks/Help!

URGENT: Burien Residents With Condemned House Need Trucks/Help!

URGENT: We just received this email from Julie Vithoulkas – a Burien house is being condemned and its two prolific B-Town residents need trucks to help haul their stuff up before they are locked out... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Sound View 2-BD Condo In Redondo

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Sound View 2-BD Condo In Redondo

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s featured Open House for this week is a spectacular Sound view 2-bedroom condo just across the street from the water, next to Salty’s Restaurant... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: 3-Tree Point Custom Waterfront Home

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: 3-Tree Point Custom Waterfront Home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s featured Open House for this week is a desirable, custom waterfront home near 3 Tree Point with ever-changing 180-degree Puget Sound and Olympic Mountain... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Rare 6-Bedroom In Normandy Park

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Rare 6-Bedroom In Normandy Park

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s featured Open House for this week is a rare, one-of-a-kind 6-bedroom, 3-bath Normandy Park beauty with a nice view of Arrow Lake and Lot A beach rights.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: 4 Bedroom View In Quiet Hurstwood

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: 4 Bedroom View In Quiet Hurstwood

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s featured Open House for this week is a 4 bedroom view home in quiet Hurstwood, close to Seahurst Park and everything Burien has to offer! Panoramic... [Read more]

Hit And Run Accident Damages Car, Protective Wall & More At 3 Tree Point

Hit And Run Accident Damages Car, Protective Wall & More At 3 Tree Point

UPDATE FRI. 3/19 2pm: Just got word from Sgt John Urquhart of the King County Sheriff’s Department, who says that the suspect vehicle, “probably a white Honda Civic,” was found parked... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Beautifully Restored 1.5 Story Home

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Beautifully Restored 1.5 Story Home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s featured Open House for this week is a “beautifully restored 1.5 story home, with 3-bedrooms and 1.5-bath home right in the heart of Burien”... [Read more]

This Week’s Open House, From Advertiser Prudential NW: Newly Remodeled Burien 4BD

This Week’s Open House, From Advertiser Prudential NW: Newly Remodeled Burien 4BD

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s featured Open House for this week is a newly-remodeled 4-bedroom house in Burien priced at $359,950. Here are the details WHEN: Open House will be... [Read more]

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: IBuySeattleHomes.com!

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: IBuySeattleHomes.com!

The B-Town Blog is proud to welcome its latest Advertiser to our property: IBuySeattleHomes.com! IBuySeattleHomes.com is a locally-owned company that buys, fixes up and sells homes. It’s run by Brent... [Read more]

Update On The Buckley Family

Update On The Buckley Family

Quick update on the Buckley Family, who lost everything they own in a fire when their house burned down exactly one month ago (March 4th), directly from Hal Buckley: We are doing OK, all things considered. ... [Read more]

Donate Online to the Buckley Family Fire Recovery Fund

Donate Online to the Buckley Family Fire Recovery Fund

We just got the PayPal “Donate” button up online, ready for all those generous B-Towners to help out the Buckley Family, who were burned out of their home last Tuesday. Simply click the “Donate”... [Read more]

Where The Streets Have No Name. Yet. Any Suggestions?

Where The Streets Have No Name. Yet. Any Suggestions?

Photo of the new housing development above Three Tree Point, where the streets have no name. Yet. Ever wonder how street names get their, um…names? We do too, so here are some suggestions we’ve... [Read more]