Seattle Real Estate and Community News

April 25, 2017

Exceptional Country Estate in Sammamish!

Exceptional Country Estate nestled in one of the best areas on the plateau. Custom 4,520 SF 2 - story on 5.5 scenic acres. 5 bedrooms and 5.5 baths. Included are family room, den and spacious bonus room.

Huge kitchen with new appliances, large main floor office with built in cabinets and full bath. Extra bonus room for entertaining guests.

Master suite with 5-piece bath looks out into the beautifully private forestry. New carpet and new flooring. Two golf courses near by, Eastside Catholic High school and nearby shopping. Don't miss out on this amazing rental .

Contact Kristin for rental information:

Posted in Rentals
April 25, 2017

Amazing Location Sammamish Rambler | 4118 209th Place NE

Single Level home located in Timberline on a private cul-de-sac. Fabulous floor plan with great room style kitchen, eating space and family room all open to each other w/vaulted ceiling & skylights. Portico off breakfast room. Elegant formal dining & living rm with wood fireplace. Spacious master suite w/ French doors leading to hot tub and entertainment-sized deck. Privacy and light. High ranking LKW schools and easy access to city centers.

Contact Kristin for Rental information:

Posted in Rentals
April 25, 2017

Bellevue Luxury Home | Waterfront

Spectacular lakefront estate on 1.6 acres in Newport Shores! Looking for a custom home with unparalleled lake views? 

Come see this one of a kind home with 110ft of lakefront property. Floor plan boasts main floor master suite, den with amazing sun rooms, expansive kitchen, entertaining spaces, elevator and disabled access. 

Contact Kristin for Rental information:

SW sun fills room with light exposure and amazing pool. Beautiful landscaping, pathways and private dock! 

Enjoy this spacious 4 bed, 4 bath, home with A/C and secret room. 

Posted in Rentals
April 25, 2017

Luxury Living at the Summit

Shelly Hu's team has a new listing in the coveted Summit neighborhood in Bellevue, WA! Come join us for open houses this weekend Saturday 4/29 and Sunday 4/30 from 1-4 pm. Privately perched on a hilltop, this 4 Bed + Den, 3.75 Bath Single Family home is perfect for those looking to enjoy luxury living.

5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

Grand 2-story entryway with marble flooring and crystal chandelier welcome you home.  

Grand Entryway - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

Ultra-functional floor plan radiates luxurious details and smart sophistication with formal Living/Dining Areas, gourmet Kitchen with eating nook, and a stately Great Room. Over-sized windows and numerous skylights flood this home with natural light. 

Formal Living Room - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

Formal Dining - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

Gourmet Kitchen - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

Great Room - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

Incredible panoramic views of Newcastle Golf Course and Lake Washington can be seen from the second floor.

Master Bedroom - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

Den - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

French Doors from the Great Room lead out to an expansive entertainment deck and large level yard with playhouse that backs against greenbelt. 

Backyard - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

Incredibly private and quiet neighborhood, membership to the Summit HOA, and Award-Winning Bellevue District Schools. As part of the Summit HOA, you'll have access to Summit Clubhouse that can be rented for larger gatherings, a state of the art Exercise room, 2 Tennis courts, and a seasonal Pool. The Summit neighborhood is a tight-knit community that also offers 24 hour guard service for your peace of mind. Welcome home!

Aerial - 5944 155th Ave SE, Bellevue

If you're interested in finding out more, contact Shelly Hu at 425-443-5668 or email at Check out our property website at

Posted in New Listings, Shelly Hu
April 20, 2017

Gorgeous Seattle 5bd/3ba Home!

Modernized Ranch Style Home has clean lines, large picture windows, wood floors & other period details. The large picture windows open to a secluded back yard. Natural light floods the living room. Located on a quiet, dead-end street, blocks to the Burke Gilman & Matthews Beach. Other neighborhood amenities include the Meadowbrook Community Center, Pool & Pond. Shops, cafes & pubs are nearby in Wedgwood & Lake City.

Contact Alex for Exclusive walkthrough or more information!

Posted in New Listings
April 7, 2017

Great Investment Home Opportunity!

What better investment than to buy a home in Issaquah?  With a tenant in place for the next two years, you can purchase a home with the security of having steady rental income.  Great 1031 Exchange Opportunity!

Check out this beautiful 3 Bedroom, 2.25 bath home boasting 1910 sq ft.  Offered at $650,000, this Summerhill Neighborhood home is a quick jump to the Park and Ride and 1-90/HWY 900.  This charming home features today's ideal floorplan combining the kitchen and the great room areas, creating a large space for entertaining.


Chef's kitchen includes Corian counter tops, gorgeous cabinets and stainless steel appliances. 

Huge Windows and Vaulted Ceilings provide abundant natural light.  Master bedroom includes walk in closet and 5-piece master bathroom with soaking tub, dual vanity and glass shower.

Backyard backs to Cougar Mountain with access to trails, adding serenity and charm. 

Come to our Open House this weekend: Saturday April 7th from 1-4 PM and Sunday April 8th from 1 - 4 PM.

Posted in New Listings
April 6, 2017

Living in Lakemont, Washington

Lakemont is a beautiful suburban community, nestled on top of Cougar Mountain. 

Rated one of the best cities to live and home of one of the best walkability scores, its no wonder new constructions are popping up left and right. 

Watch the video with Alex below to see what why.

Posted in Communities
March 27, 2017

Press Release: Junlin Qi Earns Hall of Fame Award

RE/MAX Agent Junlin Qi Earns Hall of Fame Award


BELLEVUE, WA, 3/27/2017 - Junlin Qi, with RE/MAX Pacific Realty, has recently been presented with the RE/MAX Hall of Fame Award, which honors successful agents who have earned more than $1 million in commissions during their careers with the company. Less than twenty-three percent of all RE/MAX Affiliates have earned this prestigious award. 

Qi has been working in the real estate industry for more than 5 years and has extensive experience in Luxury Homes International Buyers, and Investment Management. Among Qi's list of achievements, she has earned the Platinum Club Award in 2015 and the Chairman's Club Award in 2016. 

"Junlin has been an integral member of our team and is more than deserving of this very prestigious award," said Shelly Hu, CEO of RE/MAX Pacific Realty. "Winning this award is a tremendous accomplishment. Junlin continues to raise the bar in real estate, making us, and this community, proud." 

In addition, Qi actively supports the Children's Miracle Network. 

RE/MAX is the most productive real estate network with its Sales Associates averaging more sales than other real estate agents. Over 100,000 agents provide RE/MAX a global reach of nearly 100 countries. Nobody sells more real estate than RE/MAX.


About RE/MAX Pacific Realty:

RE/MAX Pacific Realty is a locally owned and operated full-service real estate brokerage located in Bellevue, WA in the Greater Seattle Area. Founded in 2014, the brokerage has 22 Realtors® and specializes in Residential and Commercial real estate. RE/MAX Pacific Realty is a proud supporter of Children's Miracle Network Hospitals®, and i slocated at 15015 Main Street, Suite 205, Bellevue, WA 98007. To learn more, please visit

Contact: Jackie Oei, Marketing Manager


Posted in Press Release
March 10, 2017

ELEV8 - International Plaza Coming to Downtown Bellevue

ELEV8 - Urban Space Redefined 

Its been a long time coming..and still a ways to go before we see the development of ELEV 8. But when it arrives in Downtown Bellevue, you will want to be the first to know about it. 

Two 40 story residential towers with retail podium in the heart of downtown Bellevue. ELEV8 combined with the International Plaza will redefine the city skyline and transform Downtown to an international hub. 

Not much information is released on the amount of units available but subscribe and stay updated on any updates we receive of these four beautiful towers. 

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Posted in Condos
March 9, 2017

SOLD Listing in Issaquah

2385 NW Oakcrest Dr. Issaquah, WA 98027

The Seattle and East Side Market is HOT!  Our most recent listing was listed at $599,000 and sold for $700,000!  That's 25% over asking price!

Here's the breakdown:

1. The Owners selected Shelly Hu and her tam to list the home.

2. The home was strategically priced and heavily marketed.

3. There were hundreds of people that viewed the home during the 1 week it was on the market, with over 100 people at each of the open houses.

4. The sellers reviewed 31 offers!

5. The sellers approved an offer that suited their requirements best.

6. The home closed in less than a month for $750,000 (when it was listed for $599,000.


There is no better time to sell your home than in the present market!