About Washington

img Often referred to by its full title, Washington State, to distinguish it from, Washington D.C. offers rugged coastline, deserts, forests, mountains, volcanoes, and hundreds of coastal islands to explore. The Cascade Mountains divide the state, with the damp forested coastal areas to the west, and pine forests, deserts and irrigated farmland of the Columbia River Plateu to the east. It is the adjacent to Canada.

The 2010 United States Census recorded the state's population at 6,724,540. Approximately 60 percent of Washington's residents live in the Seattle Metrolpolitan area, the center of transportation, business, industry along the Puget Sound.  Washington's climate varies greatly from west to east. An Oceanic climate (also called "west coast marine climate") predominates in western Washington, and a much drier climate prevails east of the Cascade Range.

Western Washington is known for its mild climate, considerable fog, frequent cloud cover and long-lasting drizzles in the winter, and sunny and dry summers. The western side of the Olympic Peninsula receives as much as 160 inches (4,100 mm) of precipitation annually, making it the wettest area of the 48 conterminous states. 

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The state's nickname "Evergreen" was proposed in 1890 by Charles T. Conover of Seattle, Washington. The name proved popular as the forests were full of evergreen trees and the abundance of rain keeps the shrubbery and grasses green throughout the year.

Washington has over 1,000 dams, built for a variety of purposes including irrigation, power, flood control, and water storage

 
  Washington in Numbers:
img Horse Population: Over 155,000 horses  
img Population: 6,724,540
img Land area: 71,300 sq. miles
img Capital: Olympia
img Counties: 39
img Highest Point : Mount Rainier 14,411 feet
img Lowest Point: Pacific Ocean
img Geographic Center : In Chelan Co., 10 mi. WSW of Wenatchee
img 10 largest Cities :
 
 
  • Seattle: 608,660
  • Spokane: 208,916
  • Tacoma: 198,397
  • Vancouver: 161,791
  • Bellevue: 122,363
 
  • Everett: 103,019
  • Kent: 92,411
  • Yakima: 91,067
  • Renton: 90,927
  • Spokane Valley: 89,755
 
 
$1,150,000

SOLD

5 Acre Luxury Home with 48 x 48 Barn!

La Center, Clark County, Washington


Spectacular home on 5 acres with mountain views! Grand entry, vaulted ceilings and two fireplaces. Gourmet kitchen, two staircases and gorgeous finishes throughout. Bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Bonus room, wine cellar and office with built ins. Master suite with dual vanities and closets, soaking tub, walk in shower. Circle drive, covered patio, outdoor fireplace, 48x48 barn with turn outs, RV parking and 2 pastures.

Jenna Wynand , Premiere Property Group

5.00 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
5 BATHROOMS
4835 SQ FT
 
$1,200,000
Welcome to where every equestrian wants to be, the Winners Circle.

Eatonville, Pierce County, Washington


A premier equestrian estate on over 16 usable acres. This home offers both an indoor and outdoor arena, shop equipment sheds several paddocks and pastures all with water, power and run-in's or stalls. Drive-able paths for easy tractor access between all of the pastures and paddocks. RV or LQ storage. 2 bedroom MIL and studio apartment attached to the covered arena. 2 wash racks, 3 stud stalls, laundry w/ 3/4 bathroom in barn, breeding mount, shaving storage. Too many amenities to mention, this estate is a must see!

Juli Bergquist , Keller Williams

16.45 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
2.75 BATHROOMS
3388 SQ FT
 
$450,000
Retired cranberry farm, 17+ acreas w/ large, custom home near the ocean!

Hoquiam, Grays Harbor County, Washington


Rare property, former cranberry farm features a custom home in need of updating, on 17+ acres-feels private but is actually close to town. Home has 4, lg bdrms, 3.5 bths, library w/ built ins, HW floors, solid wood, maple cabinets, 4 panel HW doors, indoor hot tub/sauna, big master suite w/double vanity, skylights, formal dressing room & HUGE walk in closet.Wrap around deck w/ bay views from 2nd floor. Full basement has storage, electrical, furnace &rec rooms + poss. 2 more bdrms. Views of farmlands. Needs your TLC! Large outbuilding/warehouse with upstairs bonus room. Plenty of parking for horse trailer or RV. 15 minutes from sandy ocean beaches.

Marjorie Whitney Bean , Windermere RE Ocean Shores

0.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3.5 BATHROOMS
32830 SQ FT
 
$995,000
Unbelievable Horse Property in Vancouver on 5+ Acres

Vancouver, Clark County, Washington


Unbelievable views and privacy on this 5 ac, land with Regulation well engineered 10,720 sq ft riding arena. Plumbed and power., tack rm, and storage. The home is immaculate with sprawling entertaining places from indoors to outdoor view decks. Filled with with beautiful arches and columns hardwoods, travertine and so many impeccable amenities. The home and property could easily be a car collectors dream as well. The facility is currently set up as 3 stalls however, easy to convert to up to 6. The building has two sections, arena and barn area. The arena is regulation dressage 20x40 meters. The actual size is slightly larger, 68’ x 132’. Class C construction building can withstand sustained winds of up to 100mph The floor to ceiling height is 12’ so technically jumping could be done, it depends on how high the jumps need to be. Currently has tack room, hay storage and washroom occupying the other three stalls.

Terrie Cox , RE/MAX Equity Group

5.08 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3.5 BATHROOMS
3872 SQ FT
 
$885,000
Custom Cedar Shaped Log Equestrian Home on 20+ acres

Eatonville, Pierce County, Washington


PRICE IMPROVEMENT Enjoy soaring eagles, expansive views, and abundant wildlife overlooking Tanwax Creek Valley, located in the heart of the gated 4,400 acre McKenna forest reserve. Access to 26+ mile horse, walking and biking trail system, picnic areas/parks, and 60 acre Tule Lake, Willow Lake, and Tanwax Creek.

Michael Morrison , Morrison House Sotheby's International Realty

20.08 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
3 BATHROOMS
3980 SQ FT
 
$2,695,000
Waterfront Equestrian Estate

Gig Harbor, Pierce County, Washington


Rare waterfront equestrian estate on 5+ acres with 316' low bank waterfront overlooking Raft Island. Incredible opportunity to own this Equestrian Waterfront Estate, 5.7 acres on 316' of low bank waterfront. Home is 6000+ sq ft w/main level master, fireplace, jetted tub, walk-in closet & deck access. 2 story living area with wall of windows. Eat-in kitchen boasts high end appliances, walk-in pantry & french doors to deck. 3 bedrooms and 2 baths up & bonus room. Lower level has office, billiards room, wet bar with wine cooler, sauna & tons of storage. Private. Gated. Brand New deep water dock has 4 ft of water at -3 tide. Fenced pasture & 4 stall barn. Located just minutes from Gig Harbor, The Narrows Airport and world class golf at Chambers Bay Golf & Canterwood Golf & Country Club. Gig Harbor offers plenty of amenities including a luxury cineplex, big box stores and unique small shops in Historic Downtown.

Michael Morrison , Morrison House Sotheby's International Realty

5.70 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
4.75 BATHROOMS
6023 SQ FT
 
$4,995,000
Equestrian farm and Luxury Home to be sold WITHOUT RESERVE AT AUCTION 4 / 5 / 2019.

Yelm, Thurston County, Washington


“Trinity Farm will be sold at Luxury AUCTION® on April 5th, 2019 in cooperation with Platinum Luxury Auctions! Selling WITHOUT RESERVE! List price is FOR REFERENCE ONLY. Inquire for complete auction details." Located just outside Yelm, Thurston County, WA. No other equestrian estate has been so masterfully constructed as to have intentionally married nature, harmonics, elegance, security, and tranquility together with functionality bringing you a stunning year round training facility in the midst of luxury living. Welcome to Trinity Farms. Based upon the Golden Mean, tucked inside a natural hillside and surrounded by nature, the 5,700 sq. ft plus main home gives you a feeling of peaceful retreat as you enter it’s doors. Constructed of ICF Concrete, it’s naturally rated high in insulation and low in energy costs! There are 4 main bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms with an additional 3 bedrooms all with murphy beds for extra guests when the need arises. A complete double generator back up system and separate safety/security room fully equipped to handle most natural or manmade disasters, so important in today's uncertain times. Enthusiast or professional, the Olympic dimension Equestrian Center is set up to facilitate training, showing, exercising, riding, dressage and jumping. Complete with exerciser, paddocks, trails, and more nestled on 40 organic wooded acres. Serenity, business venture or both, you decide. We hope you enjoy the pictures and video of this one-of-a-kind estate! For more information, please contact your broker or call Cindy Schorno directly at 360-918-4664.

Cynthia Schorno , Yelm Real Estate

40.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
4.5 BATHROOMS
5700 SQ FT
 
$775,000
Horse Property With Gorgeous Olympic Mountain Views

Quilcene, Jefferson County, Washington


This beautiful 3600 sq ft custom log home is situated on 10.5 mountain view acres. The convenient location makes a trip to the store or to the ferry terminal a breeze. The home is spacious, but cozy and turn-key. If animal husbandry, gardening, fishing, income producing or just peaceful tranquil living is for you, you’ll find it here! The home overlooks picturesque green pastures, a 90' x 190' riding arena, a 36' x 48' Monitor style barn w/ 3 stalls, tack room, and hay storage. There are mature fruit trees, raised gardens, multiple pastures, 5 outbuildings & a year-round pond stocked w/bass and the majestic Olympic Mountains as a back drop!

Lynn Moreno Mark Macedo , Olympic Real Estate Group

10.57 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2 BATHROOMS
3596 SQ FT
 
$1,295,000
Equestrian Property With Mountain Views, Custom Barn, & Gorgeous Home

North Bend, King County, Washington


Incredibly private equestrian acreage. Prime location close to downtown North Bend & easy access to I-90. Enjoy 11+ park-like acres of pastures & woods with a farm conservation and forest stewardship plan included. Custom 6 stall barn, covered hay & chip storage, tack room. Include large covered area for equipment. Additional 2 stall barn. Plenty of room for one or more 120' x 120' arenas. Full Views of Mt Si in North Bend, WA.

Chris Haynes , Windermere Real Estate/Shoreline

11.07 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2 BATHROOMS
2898 SQ FT
 
$825,000
Stunning Ellensburg Equestrian Property

Ellensburg, Kittitas County, Washington


This stunning Ellensburg equestrian farm is the perfect facility for the serious equestrian. It's currently set up to be used as a top of the line breeding farm with indoor arena, paddocks equipped with noble panels & loafing sheds, breeding mount & stanchion. The barn is equipped with a heated tack room and 1/2 bath. Ask to see the feature sheet to see all of the horse amenities or check out our website at Https:/equestrianrealestate.wixsite.com/tripletranch

Juli Bergquist , Keller Williams

29.54 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2.25 BATHROOMS
3584 SQ FT

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