Paragliding at Fort Ebey

Whidbey Island’s unique terrain offers some of the best opportunities for paragliding. One of the best places to go paragliding is Fort Ebey State Park. Follow along to discover why: Scenic Beauty: Fort Ebey State Park boasts stunning coastal views and picturesque landscapes, making it an ideal backdrop for paragliding. You’ll soar above lush forests, […]

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Admiralty Light House History

Photo by: @pnwdeparture If you’re sailing into Admiralty Inlet from the open ocean Point Wilson sits to the West of you and Admiralty Head to the East. This entrance to the vast inland waters of Puget Sound is marked by lighthouses on either side to alert ship traffic at night. Let’s review some of Admiralty […]

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Understanding Property Assessments and Taxes in Island County

At Windermere Whidbey Island, we are committed to providing our clients with valuable insights and information about the real estate market on Whidbey Island, Washington. One topic that frequently comes up in discussions with our clients is how property assessments and taxes work in Island County. To help clarify this complex process, we recently had […]

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Fort Ebey State Park

Fort Ebey State Park

Fort Ebey State Park is so much more than just a pretty picture. These remnants of an old gun emplacement from 1942 overlook Admiralty Inlet and create the perfect recipe for a trip back in time. During World War II, this battery with underground rooms was dug into the high bluff as a defensive fort. […]

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The Orchestra of Real Estate

Have you ever wondered who all is involved during a real estate transaction? If so, follow along as we discuss the orchestra of Real Estate. Keep reading as we share how Realtors coordinate the players in every transaction. In the world of real estate, orchestrating a successful transaction is akin to conducting a symphony. Behind […]

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Sunset at Deception Pass State Park

Sunset at Deception Pass State Park

Destination Deception Pass! Have you ever stopped for a sunset at Deception Pass State Park? This image, taken from Pass Island looking out towards Deception Island at sunset, is one of the glorious scenes that keep Deception Pass the #1 most visited park in all of Washington State! There are so many ways to enjoy […]

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Coupeville Waterfront

Coupeville Waterfront

Captains in the 1850s knew paradise when they saw it. The deep waters of Penn Cove were advantageous for commerce, the land was lush, the sea life was abundant, and the views were incredible. Coupeville became known as the “City of Sea Captains,” where at least 5 wharves have stretched into the cove over the […]

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utilize that tax refund to benefit your future self.

Utilize That Tax Refund to Benefit Your Future Self

While every tax refund is different, if you received a refund this year, it’s likely that it is larger than in years past. On April 15th CNET shared that: “The average refund size is up by 4.6%, from $2,878 for 2023’s tax season through April 7, to $3,011 for this season through April 5.” There […]

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Fort Casey Forts

Fort Casey Forts

The coast artillery post displays of Fort Casey State Park includes four inactive historic guns atop bunkers, dark tunnels underneath and control towers to climb. It creates an opportunity for both historical education and exploration. One of three forts built in the 1890’s, Fort Casey is part of the “Triangle of fire” safeguarding the entrance […]

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