Tacoma Real Estate May 13, 2024

5 Best Things About This Updated Historic Central Tacoma Home

Offering the perfect fusion of historic character and modern updates, this 1917-built home in Central Tacoma is a true masterpiece. Each detail in the 1,574-square-foot layout has been thoughtfully selected over the decades, from the 4 bedrooms and 1.5 baths, to the living spaces ready to impress. Time spent at home is a delight through and through! Discover the ideal balance of privacy and city living, too—relax in your backyard oasis, or head to 6th Ave for dining and shopping merely blocks away. Located at 2902 S 9th Street Tacoma, WA 98405, this historic Central Tacoma home is listed for $575,000. 

Take a moment to explore the 5 best things about this updated historic Central Tacoma home: 

1. Several updates promise easy and effortless living. 

From major systems to cosmetic details, this home boasts a long list of major updates, ensuring it’s ready for the future. Move right in and focus on unpacking, decorating, and making this residence your own—everything has been taken care of! Find new carpet, interior paint, appliances, roof, water heater, updated furnace, side sewer, wiring, and plumbing. 

2. Historic character at every turn. 

From the sidewalk-lined street, eye-catching curb appeal beckons and offers just a hint of the lovingly maintained spaces that await. The covered front porch perfectly captures the era, with plenty of space to set up comfy outdoor furniture for lounging out in the fresh air no matter rain or shine. Wave to neighbors passing by and catch up with visitors in style! 

From the moment you open up the front door, you’re immediately transported back to 1917, in the best way imaginable. Original molding and built-ins captivate and instantly elevate the aesthetic in both the living room and dining room. Special occasions, dinner parties, holiday celebrations, and gatherings any day of the week are all at home here. And be sure to check out the kitchen—this contemporary wonder promises modern convenience. 

3. Dreamy primary bedroom.

This home includes a total of 4 bedrooms and 1.5 baths, and the star of the show is the primary bedroom retreat! This bright and beautiful getaway offers an extra-large layout with room for a sitting area or home office, and even a walk-in closet. Flex space can be transformed into a home gym, hobby space, or art studio, and even more possibilities await in the basement. Here you’ll find extra storage, and a shop with ample room for your next project. 

4. Backyard perfection.

Trees, shrubs, and beautiful blooms frame the backyard, offering both privacy and a view. Let pets and little ones play in the fully fenced yard with peace of mind, and enjoy your morning cup of coffee on the deck in the shade. Enjoy the low-maintenance yard as is, and in the future you can add your favorite flowers to the storybook atmosphere. 

5. Convenient Central Tacoma location. 

At 2902 S 9th Street Tacoma, WA 98405, you’re nestled in Central Tacoma in a residential setting where Tacoma amenities and attractions are merely minutes from home. For starters, 6th Ave District is only a few blocks away, with restaurants like The Red Hot, E9 Firehouse & Gastropub, Asado, The Original Pancake House, The Boom Boom Room, La Cà Bar, and Wild Orchard immediately within reach. Head east or west along 6th for even more options! 

Some of the city’s most convenient shopping is along Union Ave no more than 5 minutes away; Target, Walmart Supercenter, Hobby Lobby, PetSmart, T.J. Maxx, etc. are all close by. Head south along Union Ave to reach Highway 16 in just 6 minutes. Central Tacoma is aptly named; from this home you’re no more than 5 minutes to University of Puget Sound, Proctor, Downtown Tacoma, and more. 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Curtis Gibson and REALTOR® Megan Gibson online here or give them a call/text at (253) 691-2521!