Buying a home with a VA loan proved to be an unnecessarily exasperating experience for veteran Nathan Kent Harber. He believes some realtors advise clients not to sell to customers using VA loans because of perceived hassles. The Harbers eventually bought a home in Tacoma's north end.
Ron Denning's home really is a castle. And it even comes with heating and indoor plumbing. The "Denning Castle of Kapowsin Highlands" has 1,700 square feet of living space and is located on 20 acres in Graham. It was designed to resemble the Neuschwanstein castle in Bavaria, Germany.
After a record-long session, lawmakers couldn’t find an agreement on the last of their unfinished business. That means the Legislature was set to go home late Thursday with at least two unresolved issues on the table: Rural water rights and the capital budget.
Olympia attorney and Tacoma native Bret Woody shows off some of his growing collection of Tacoma Rainiers gear. He’s particularly fond of the hat featuring the solitary R. “It’s just a way to represent my city. I love Tacoma,” Woody said of his collection.
Even though Pierce County voters and many state lawmakers have agitated to lower tab fees meant to pay for public transportation expansion in the south sound, the State Legislature have kept the fees in place.