(253) 302-4847  ·  Tacoma      (253) 844-4289  ·  Lakewood

Sold on March 23, 2022

Fabulous in Fircrest

549 Alameda Avenue  ·  Fircrest, WA

4 Bed
2 Bath
1934 Sq Ft

Listing by NWMLS / Windermere Abode



Fall in love with this classic tri-level in the heart of Fircrest. Airy and bright with thoughtful updates including newer flooring, lighting, roof, electrical panel and so much more! Spacious living room with gas fireplace. The updated kitchen and dining room have French doors that open to a bi-level Trex deck perfect for relaxing and entertaining. The upper level has a primary bedroom with a private deck, an updated full bath, and two more bedrooms. The lower level has a large family room with an office nook, 4th bedroom, updated full bath, and laundry room. The front porch has fresh paint. The large backyard is fully fenced with plenty of space to roam and play. Stroll to Fircrest Community Center and pool. Convenient for shopping, amenities, and freeway.


Just a minute away from the Fircrest park, tot lot and pool. The NEW pool is located at the Fircrest Community Center – which hosts a swim team, and year-round activities for all ages. It also offers tennis & basketball courts, a newly renovated Tot-Lot (a fully fenced playground for younger children), soccer fields, baseball, and basketball, and summer sports camps. The private Fircrest Golf Club, was established in 1924, in addition to its 18-holes, has a beautiful clubhouse and outdoor pool.

Less than 2 miles away is Cheney Stadium - home to the beloved Tacoma Rainiers Minor League Baseball team, with luxury suites and Mount Rainier Views. Check their website for upcoming games!

The best place for coffee and breakfast is Espresso Yourself. Just 2.5 miles away and you can enjoy your favorite latte, mocha, tea, or smoothie. Make it a real treat by grabbing a Fisher scone to go with it! That’s right, you don’t have to go to the fair just to have that, yummy, raspberry-filled scone + they’re bigger than the fair scones too! If you’re in the mood for some lunch, they have really good sandwiches that the locals rave about.

Along Regents Blvd, you’ll find the Spring Lake Cafe for a delicious breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Enjoy French toast, eggs benedict, fresh biscuits with plenty of sausage gravy on top, comforting French dip and fish and chips, plus hearty prime rib and pasta dishes. Also sharing this same street space is a local favorite for your furry friend - Choppers Holistic Pet Food offering human-grade pet food with no wheat, corn, soy, or by-products. Beloved Mimi’s Teas will keep you warm all fall and winter with over 100 teas and everything from green, white, chai, yerba mate, black, breakfast blend, oolong, herbal, earl gray, rooibos, and Pu-erh teas.

Just 5 minutes away from The University Place Town Center where you can shop at Whole Foods, get coffee and more at Anthem Coffee & Tea, Top Pot Doughnuts, check out 80,000 books, movies, audiobooks, and more at the University Place Library, grab small-batch ice cream at Bliss Ice Cream, get wraps and subs at Jersey Mike’s Subs, Pure Barre, Orange Theory Fitness and MOD Pizza.

Across the intersection on South Mildred Street is Pint Defiance - a casual hangout specializing in craft beers, with rotating taps & bottles available for purchase. Royal Thai Bistro, a highly flavorful and popular restaurant and Shogun Japanese Express, a sushi & Japanese comfort fare in a down-to-earth atmosphere and owned by a very lovely family. Inside secret - many locals get food to go from Royal Thai Bistro or Shogun and take to enjoy in Pint Defiance.


Heidi Hurst




  • Year Built 1956
  • Lot Size 8,250 sq ft
  • Parking Spaces 1
  • Parking Type Driveway, Attached Garage
  • Style Contemporary
  • Lot Details Curbs, Paved, Sidewalk
  • View Territorial
  • Exterior Features Wood
  • Interior Features Forced Air, Heat Pump, Fir/Softwood, Wall to Wall Carpet, Laminate, Bath Off Primary, Double Pane/Storm Window, Dining Room, French Doors, Vaulted Ceiling(s), Water Heater
  • Floor Covering Softwood, Laminate, Slate, Vinyl, Carpet
  • Annual Taxes $5,037 (2022)
  • MLS Number 1896152
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