Category: New Construction

Kirkland Presale – SOLD

We completed and closed the Kirkland Presale back in October.  Because the home was sold by the time it was completed, and we didn’t have the opportunity the develop the kind of relationship we do with our custom home/remodel projects, we likely won’t get photographs of the house furnished.  Here are a few quick snapshots

Kirkland Presale – Ready for Roof

While I’m busy catching up, remember we recently broke ground on that presale home in Kirkland? Well, this photo was taken a week and a half back, just before we were ready for roof.  Now, the roof is on, windows are in, siding started, rough-in underway etc. etc. With buyers for this home, the interiors

Press: Seattle Times HomeWork Article

The Remodelers Council of the MBA has an ongoing relationship with the Seattle Times where RC members answer the questions sent in by Seattle Times readers or questions frequently heard by the remodeler him/herself from clients.  The weekly column that shows up in the Sunday issue is called HomeWork. Last week, Lakeville Homes’ article on

Kirkland Presale – Breaking Ground

Spring…it’s a time of renewal and fresh starts.  Yesterday was a gorgeous Seattle Spring day that had me digging around for those sunglasses and volunteering to hang “Pardon Our Dust” hangers on the house’s neighbors. It also was a beautiful day to start a new project.  We’ve had this Kirkland home listed since mid-2012.  At

Greenlake Downsize – Framing, Part 1

In the past few weeks, we’ve been diligently working on the little house near Greenlake.  Since our last update, we’ve had the building drainage (footing drains) put it, backfilled and started framing.  The two-story portion of the house is completely framed here.  Yesterday the stairs were started and now we are working on framing the

Have you Scene It?

I’m a little sheepish about this recent recognition.  I mean, here we are a small (5.5 employee) residential construction company in Bellevue.  We do enough of a dollar value of projects to keep our staff and our subcontractors pretty busy, but we have no plans to run a monopoly on the eastside and for the

Best of 425 – Your Vote Counts!

Last year, with your involvement and assistance, Lakeville Homes was named both the Best Builder and Best Remodeler in 425 Magazine. It’s that time of year again!  We’d love to be a repeat winner in those categories.  Will you help? The process is simple. -Go to http://425magazine.com/vote/ -Register to vote (1 vote per email address