Esther Short (Vancouver, WA)
By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Once again our team and our office is sponsoring another location of the First Friday Art Walk for April in Vancouver WA.  This April 6th, 2018 is much anticipated as the Spring season has officially arrived, and we expect reasonably good, seasonal weather. This month's featured local artist is Vicki Hastay. She is a retired local teacher that Kat Zander has met at Class at Clark College.  All of her Original works on display will be available for sale. The hours for this Open-to-the-Public event are from 5:00 pm until about 8:00 pm. In addition to the art there will be Wine and light snacks.  The location for this fine artwork is at 311 W 11th Street in Vancouver WA, with many other locations within a modest walking distance (please remember the meter maid gets off of work at 6:00 if y...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Seventh Heaviest One-Day Snowfall in 100 Years for Vancouver WA The Vancouver Washington area had a relatively heavy snowfall of between 10" and 12" depending on location. With the rarity of such an occurrence, the local road crews were somewhat understaffed to clear much more than the main roads.  Thus, we waited a full day to venture out (Thursday instead of Wednesday), and the following are a few of our favorite photos; starting in the neighborhood by City Hall and Esther Short Park: Captain Vancouver and Snow-Covered Globe -  Vancouver WA Jan. 2017 We most often see Captain Vancouver holding a bouquet of flowers in milder weather when visiting the Farmers Market which is held on this street. Old Slocum House Dressed in Snow, Vancouver WA January 2017 We next ventured over to the Nat...
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By Lynn Krogseng
(Keller Williams Premier Partners)
Esther Short Park Here's a little factoid I stumbled across today: Vancouver pioneer and early settler, Esther Short, bequeathed the first park in all of Washington to the city of Vancouver in 1855. This very same park has always bore her name and is currently the centerpiece of a vibrant downtown Vancouver, Washington. Records indicate Esther was one of the first settlers to make a claim and that was in 1845. That claim was for 640 acres and I've heard stories (thank you Pat Jollota) of the hardships and struggles she and her husband endured to maintain their property. Esther is just one of many amazing characters in the history of Vancouver, Washington. No doubt much of the current city is influenced by who lived here before. If you're ready to make your mark in this historic and inte...
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By Mark Hall, Homes for Sale Vancouver Washington
(Realty One Group Cascadia)
Heritage Place - One Bedroom CondoFantastic buy in Heritage Place Condos! This rare luxury one bedroom unit has many upgrades. Enjoy living downtown right across the street from Esther Short Park! Many amenities including: a clubhouse, a gym, cable, water, trash, sewer, on-site management. Secured underground parking with assigned storage space. This one is truly a gem!Offered at $170,000Call us today for a personal tour. - 360 816 9697 When you choose us to handle your Vancouver Washington real estate needs, you choose a team of realtors® who care about you and your family. Buying or selling a home is always more enjoyable when you work with professionals who will listen to your needs and who will work together with you to achieve your objective. We are very familiar with all types a r...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Come Sit with me in our Vancouver WA Rose Garden! Inviting Park Bench located in one of Vancouver WA's Rose Gardens -- this one at Esther Short Park near downtown. These Rose Gardens are maintained by the Ft. Vancouver Rose Society, Vancouver WA. Photos by John Slocum of REMAX Vancouver WA For more information, including videos on real estate and living in Vancouver Washington and the rest of Clark County, please visit: Real Estate in Vancouver Washington Homes for Sale in Vancouver WA Current MLS Market Report for Camas, Vancouver and Clark County
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