Neighborhood Profile

University Place

Neighborhood

Highlights

Average Sale Price
$607,000
Price Range
$185K-1.1M
Avg. Price/Sq.Ft
$312/Sq. Ft.
Average Rental
$1,600/mo

A relatively young city home to over 31,000 residents, University Place has been shaped for its idyllic community, where residents live, work, and play. Its western shore lies along the Puget Sound, presenting waterfront opportunities for those who seek a piece of saltwater shoreline to call their own. Most easily categorized as a suburb of nearby Tacoma or even of Seattle, the city was incorporated in 1995, and upon celebrating its 25th anniversary, started planning to meet new goals that enhance the community over the next 25 years in the “2045 Plan.”

But for those who love nothing better than spending some time out on the links, Chambers Bay Golf Course is one of the area’s most praised courses. Garnering national attention when it hosted the U.S. Open in 2015, the British links-style course is owned by Pierce County and open to the public. At 250 acres, it’s the centerpiece of Chambers Bay Park. For Pierce County residents, a discounted rate to play is offered. But get ready to carry your bag (or hire a caddy) this is course is for walkers-only, with only a few exceptions.

Golf

Not every home can sit on the 18th green, but for golfers ready to tee off, proximity to your favorite golf course can make your weekends (or weekdays) even more relaxing. If you love to hit the links, consider living near one of Western Washington’s PGA certified golf courses, or, even just close...

Waterfront

For some, the call to live life at water's edge is undeniable: The sunshine reflecting upon the water’s surface, boats or ferries passing by, birds soaring overhead, the glimmer of a wavy sunset. From boating and beachcombing to kayaking and birdwatching—find these activities along the shoreline....

University Place

Neighborhood Lifestyle

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University Place Listings

Pending
$1,450,000
3118 Morrison Rd W #A-D
University Place, WA 98466
  • 4,704 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Pending
$1,450,000
3118 Morrison Rd W #A-D
University Place, WA 98466
  • 4,704 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Pending
$1,100,000
6419 87th Avenue Ct W
University Place, WA 98467
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.25 Baths
  • 3,358 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Pending
$1,100,000
6508 87th Avenue Ct W
University Place, WA 98467
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.75 Baths
  • 3,337 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
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$895,000
4806 54th Avenue W
University Place, WA 98467
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.25 Baths
  • 3,116 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
New on Market
$885,000
3525 71st Avenue W
University Place, WA 98466
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.75 Baths
  • 3,456 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
$1,650/mo
7520 49th Street Ct W
University Place, WA 98467
  • 2 Beds
  • 1.00 Baths
  • 896 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
New on Market
$1,500/mo
2703 Locust Avenue W
University Place, WA 98466
  • 0.50 Baths
  • 800 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Sold
$1,750,000
1905 1924 87th Ave Ct W Ave W
University Place, WA 98466
  • 1.34 Acres
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Sold
$850,000
2136 Willow Lane W
University Place, WA 98466
  • 4,720 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty Represented Seller
Sold
$724,950
6809 58th St Ct W
University Place, WA 98467
  • 5 Beds
  • 2.75 Baths
  • 3,004 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Sold
$754,000
4404 97th Avenue W #1-4
University Place, WA 98466
  • 3,000 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
Sold
$660,000
7404 52nd St W
University Place, WA 98467
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.50 Baths
  • 3,180 Sq. Ft.
Listing Courtesy of Realogics Sotheby's International Realty
Sold
$573,000
5406 62nd Avenue W
University Place, WA 98467
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.50 Baths
  • 3,469 Sq. Ft.
Listed Courtesy of Northwest MLS
University Place

Community Info

University Place News

New Listings

New on Market: Day Island Stunner

  • Apr 26, 2018
  • By RSIR Staff

Take a deep breath and a short drive onto Day Island. Residents have lovingly referred to their historic island as Almost Paradise...

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New Listings

New on Market: Day Island

  • Oct 17, 2017
  • By RSIR Staff

Take a deep breath and a short drive onto Day Island. Residents have lovingly referred to their historic island as ‘Almost...

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