University Place Real Estate January 29, 2024

Beautifully Updated Condo in Private Gated Community in University Place 

Low-maintenance living, a long list of smart updates, and an incredibly convenient location are all yours with this University Place condo. The generous 1,928-square-foot layout includes 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and expansive light-filled living spaces that ensure time spent at home is an absolute delight. This bright beauty truly checks all the boxes! Located at 5812 W 53rd Street Ct University Place, WA 98467 and merely minutes to grocery stores, dining, transit, outdoor destinations and so much more, this pristine University Place condo is listed for $619,999. 

Perfectly positioned in a private gated community, this home offers easy living in a quiet, well-maintained neighborhood. HOA dues include common area maintenance, earthquake insurance, lawn service, road maintenance, and snow removal. Enjoy your free time on hobbies, exploring the area, and spending time with family and friends while the basics are taken care of for you! 

From the moment you arrive home, this home’s layout effortlessly unfolds. Sun-drenched spaces let in rejuvenating sunlight no matter the time of year and shine the spotlight on this home’s many updates. Discover new flooring throughout the kitchen and entry, new carpet in the living room, a new heat pump and A/C, as well as updates in the primary suite that include an updated shower, soaking tub, and new carpet. And don’t miss the stunning quartz counters in the bathrooms, kitchen/kitchen island, and laundry room.

In the main living room, find vaulted ceilings, windows, and an open-concept layout that let this haven feel even larger. Kick back, relax, and enjoy your favorite TV shows in the comfortable setting; hang out with guests and catch up; and snuggle up with your latest book while the fireplace adds instant coziness. Pure bliss! 

This home’s floor plan is especially conducive to hosting; the kitchen includes its own dining area, in addition to a separate dining room. There’s room to host a crowd, and plenty of space to gather around the kitchen island for refreshments. So often at get-togethers, folks end up chatting in the kitchen, and this expertly curated space offers the perfect backdrop! The kitchen sparkles with style, from the crisp cabinetry design and fresh color palette to the modern lighting design. And direct access to the backyard means seamless indoor-outdoor living. Out on the patio, you can create a comfy outdoor getaway for sunbathing and parties once the weather warms up. 

When it’s time to unwind, this home’s 3 bedrooms promise versatility in use. The primary bedroom offers a large layout with more than enough space for a sitting area and organizational bedroom furniture, and this calm retreat even has direct access to the private backyard. A widened doorway leads into the primary bath, and as was mentioned earlier, comes with an updated shower and soaking tub. Enjoy daily routines in the spa-inspired atmosphere! 

What Is It Like to Live in University Place, Washington? 

At 5812 W 53rd Street Ct University Place, WA 98467, you’re tucked away in a private gated community and just minutes to some of the area’s top amenities and attractions. For starters, Fred Meyer (4 minutes from home) and Walmart (5 minutes away) ensure it’s easy to run errands, and even more variety awaits on Bridgeport Way. Places like Whole Foods, Safeway, Trader Joe’s, and dozens of other shops, restaurants, and services are all at your fingertips. Those who commute are also sure to especially appreciate this location—Interstate-5 is a short 8-minute drive away, but if you’d prefer a car-free commute, you can hop on the Sounder Train at the South Tacoma Station (just 5 minutes from home). This commuter train will take you all the way to Seattle, in addition to many stops in between and beyond. Additionally, Joint Base Lewis-McChord is close by. 

One of the big perks of living here includes all of the opportunities to spend time outdoors and stay active. Golf courses, small parks where the neighbors love to hang out, and Chambers Bay on the waterfront are just a few of your options! 

Interested in learning more? Click here to view the full listing! You can also contact REALTOR® Krista Osborne online here or give her a call/text at (253) 686-2426.