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View Homes in Felida, WA with Nature as NeighborsFelida is a town in Clark County, WA that lies northwest of downtown Vancouver along the Columbia River.  Many of the homes in Felida feature views of Vancouver Lake, The Columbia River, Salmon Creek, or peaceful territorial vistas. One of its prom...
We are excited to announce the newest edition to our family, Boone! He is a 2 months, 1 week old Golden Retriever-Border Collie mix. Kelsea, our daughter, adopted him on Saturday at a Rocky Mountain Puppy Rescue event in Arvada, Colorado. Like all of their rescue pups, Boone has been neutered, is...
Nature as Neighbors in Brush Prairie/Hockinson Buyers are looking for homes in the country surrounded by nature, but still close to shopping, services, and good schools. Brush Prairie/Hockinson is a great area where we regularly find homes that meet this criteria. Combine privacy with the diversi...
 History of the MultiGen Homes in America  Many people think the idea of Multigenerational living in the US is a new trend. That’s simply not the case. In the early 1900’s it was quite common for older adults to live with their adult children and grandchildren. According to Forbes, in 1940, about...
My good friends Ron and Alexandra Seigel surprised me this week with a couple of special deliveries for my birthday. The first, was a bottle of fabulous heirloom wine from a favorite winery we toured last Fall. We'll be uncorking it later tonight. The second arrived yesterday, and I was absolutel...
YouTube Thursdays - Making Videos Worth Watching  Let's face it, entertainment is quite subjective. We all have different tastes.  That's why it is so important to really understand your target demographic(s) and what type of video will appeal to them.  Videos for our "Rural homes and estates" de...
Find Nature As Neighbors in WashougalWashougal WA is one of those areas in Clark County where you can find privacy on a little acreage with "elbow room for the soul."  Where nature is your only neighbor, and sometimes properties are right along the water - which is always a bonus. Combine the lux...
First of all, let me begin by saying how much I love living in the Pacific Northwest. I really, really do. However, the month of January often finds me struggling with the blues. No doubt, because of all the grays. It's the one time of the year when I work to stave off a desire to climb back into...
 If you want to change the world, go home and love your family. - Mother Theresa What defines a Multi-gen home?  We're always amazed by the assumptions we hear. First of all, a mom and dad, or one parent, and children under the age of 25 is not multigenerational living. That's a nuclear family. B...
YouTube Thursdays - Branding Consistency   In all of our marketing efforts, we carefully consider if the message we convey stays true to our brand. Print media, blogging, emails, direct mail, and videos all need to target our demographics and reflect our brand identity. If not, we risk confusing ...

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Debb Janes and Bernie Stea have been a real estate team for over a decade in Clark County, WA, where they specialize in ViewHomes™, family estates, multi-generational living, and homes with large lots or acreage.