Seattle is home to a relatively large collection of floating houseboat neighborhoods, particularly in Lake Union and Portage Bay. The earliest houseboats in Seattle were recorded in 1905, and peaked with over 2,000 houseboats in the 1930s. There are currently approximately 500 houseboats in Seattle.
Open houses offer a wealth of information. Whether you’re wanting to upgrade from renting and purchase your first time, you’ve outgrown your current home and are in the market to upgrade, or you’re looking to remodel your home and would like to get ideas, local brokers are holding open houses daily and are there to help answer your questions.