Tag: Olympic Peninsula

Sequim’s Winter Activities

Sequim Winter ActivitiesIt’s not often that people need to be convinced to move here; take one simple look around at the abundant natural beauty of the Olympic Peninsula and you’ll be hooked for life.  The start of the winter season is officially here, and we’re excited for all of the opportunities and winter activities that brings our way.  Whether you’re making the transition to life here on the Peninsula or looking for something to do while visiting, there’s a surprising amount of fun to be had in Sequim during these winter months. With an abundance of natural resources surrounding us, it’s easy to see why Sequim is such a popular and wonderful community. Continue Reading

The Weather is Better in Sequim

Sequim weatherWhether you’re mind is set on the idea of moving to Sequim or you’re just coming around to the possibilities, we can think of one reason that is above all the rest, and it’s simple.  The weather in Sequim is better than so many other places in the country, let alone the state.  We’ve all heard about the rainy, dreary days of a Seattle Winter.  Though it’s only 2 hours away from us, we can assure you Sequim is no Seattle.  It’s like a different world up here, filled with dry, sunny days, clean air, and unbeatable views of the Olympic Mountains and Strait of Juan de Fuca.  We are a small, yet vibrant community, nestled into what many call the “banana”belt”.  Sequim is, quite possibly, the perfect place to live, and we’d love to help you find your dream home.  Browse through our local listings, and contact us to get your move started today.   Continue Reading

Plan For Retirement in Sunny Sequim

Sequim Washington RetirementWhether you’re planning to retire by the end of the year, sometime next year, or even several years from now, choosing the perfect place to spend your retirement years is an important consideration.  Sequim has been consistently ranked as one of the West’s best places to retire.  To those of us familiar with Sequim’s abundant beauty and small-town charm, that comes as no surprise. However, if you’ve never heard of our charming little town on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington, now is a great time to discover why this is the perfect retirement town. From the high number of active older adults and affordably priced homes, to its temperate climate and abundant opportunities for recreation, Sequim is the ideal retirement community. Whether you’re coming from Alaska, California, or somewhere east of here, spend a few days in Sequim and feel the charm that makes this sunny little town so alluring, then start planning for tomorrow by browsing through our Sequim Real Estate. Continue Reading

Sequim’s Beautiful Waterfront

Sequim waterfront PropertyThough there are seemingly endless miles of coastline along the Olympic Peninsula, Sequim is situated in a truly unique and desireable location.  With the beautiful Straight of Juan de Fuca to the North and the dramatic rise of the Olympic Mountains to the South, stunning vistas surround the often sunny town of Sequim.  If you need more reasons to live here than it’s beauty alone, it’s important to know that this charming small town lies in a protected valley, affording it more dry and sunny days than the rest of the fabled rainy Pacific Northwest.  From the headwaters of the Dungeness River to Sequim Bay and Discovery Bay, the quaint town of Sequim is the perfect place to relocate to a stunning piece waterfront property. Continue Reading

Fresh Local Produce from Sequim Farms

Sequim FarmsVisitors to Sequim today will find that farms are abundant, harking back to a time when argriculture was the main livelihood for our city’s early occupants.  The fertile delta of the Dungeness River enjoys a moderate climate throughout the year, thanks to its location in the rain shadow of the Olympic Mountains.  This wonderful and unique climate to the Pacific Northwest enables Sequim Farms to produce some of the finest produce throughout the year.  Access to these wonderful Sequim Farms and farm stores is just one more reason why living in the Sequim Valley is so wonderful. Continue Reading

Top 5 Summer Activities in Sequim

Sequim summer activitiesMost people don’t need a reason to move here; one simple look around at the abundant natural beauty of the Olympic Peninsula has them hooked for life.  However, if you’re looking for yet another reason to move to Sequim, you don’t need to look far during these warm summer months in the stunning Pacific Northwest.  With an abundance of natural resources and summer activities to enjoy, it’s not hard to see why Sequim is such a popular and wonderful community to be a part of.  Whether you want to spend your time hiking, biking, fishing, golfing, or visiting thriving local farms and markets, these 5 top summer activities will help you make the most out of your summers in Sequim. Continue Reading