The Cost to Build: Tearing Down Older Homes and Developing New Construction in the Greater Seattle Area

By Dori Hanson | Coldwell Banker Bain Managing Broker Ask anyone in the real estate industry about why older homes are getting demolished and their answer is simple…The dirt underneath is, in many cases, worth more than the structure itself! Buildable and available vacant land in the Greater Seattle Area is increasingly hard to find, so builders and… Continue reading »

Sammamish Ridge Estates Progress Underway

Suver & Burnstead has a beautiful community nested just above Lake Sammamish, which is well on it’s way to success. Lot 1’s exquisite landscaping is breathtaking! Lots 10 & 11 are sold. Please visit the Sammamish Ridge Estates page for more information on available homes. Read more […]

New Community of Custom-Built Homes Coming to Redmond in 2017

By Paula Judson | Production/Purchasing Manager – Rick Burnstead Construction LLC Breaking Ground in Redmond Progress is underway at our new Redmond neighborhood, Hawthorne Lane. We are excited to introduce 36 new homes coming to Redmond in 2017. There are many steps that go into producing a new neighborhood. Starting with the acquisition of the… Continue reading »

Lake Washington School District Passes School Bond

By Kathleen Pennington | Real Estate Agent With the boom in construction of new home communities in the North Redmond – Education Hill area, it is in great need of a new elementary school. This is finally coming to fruition with the school bond passing, and residents could not be happier. As an agent selling new… Continue reading »

Top 10 Housing Upgrades for 2016

Are you looking for the hottest home upgrades to take your home from boring to extraordinary? Our exceptionally talented in-house designers, Leanne and Missy, give us their 10 most popular and timeless upgrades they see here at The Burnsteads: Freestanding tubs are by far the trendiest upgrade we see at the Burnsteads. Aren’t spa days… Continue reading »

Check Out What’s Going on at Shadow Creek

Check out the progress that Burnstead Construction is making at the enchanting Shadow Creek in Redmond, WA! Lot 4 is a gorgeous 2-story custom craftsman style home, tucked away in a quiet cul-de-sac. Boasting 3,951 sq. ft. of contemporary living space which features open concept kitchen to family room, elegant formal dining room, den, 5… Continue reading »

Open House at Black Nugget at Suncadia this Friday!

Surrounded by 6,400 alpine-edge acres of the Northwest’s finest recreational and leisure activities, Burnstead’s Suncadia homesites in Cle Elum nestle into a quiet cul-de-sac along a select ridge. Amid this heavily-treed setting of private lots opening out to lush golf fairways and pristine open spaces, the Burnstead enclave beckons friends and family to reconnect with… Continue reading »

Thank you for helping sell out Crossvine!

The Burnsteads would like to extend a tremendous thank you to everyone that helped sell out our newest community, Crossvine! Also wishing the best to all of our new homeowners and thank you for choosing Burnstead! For current Burnstead homeowners also remember our fantastic referral program! The Burnstead Buy and Fly program is a referral… Continue reading »

Make a Difference Day

On National Make a Difference Day 2015 The Burnstead Helping Hands went to work to help this year’s recipient, Daryl Zaputil, by making his home more comfortable. This session was focused on replacing broken windows, repainting the exterior, landscaping and giving Daryl a little more privacy with a partially fenced back yard. Daryl lost his… Continue reading »