Want to know how to Move to South Tacoma?

South Tacoma, the South End, and the Eastside of Tacoma are some of the most popular and most affordable places to buy a house in Tacoma. In this video Tacoma real estate agent Marguerite Martin sits down with friend and colleague Amanda. Amanda bought her craftsman house in the Lincoln District 18 years ago (and she’s been working on it ever since!) Marguerite and Amanda talk about what it’s like living in the South End and what advice she has for buyers searching for homes in the neighborhood in 2021.

People often mix up or use South Tacoma and the South End  interchangeably- even locals! The South End and South Tacoma have become some of Tacoma’s hottest neighborhoods in recent years. They contain some of Tacoma’s most affordable neighborhoods and also some of its coolest business districts.

Where is South Tacoma, WA?

South Tacoma is the area west of I-5, South of Highway 16, east of the city of University Place, and north of the City of Lakewood.

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South Tacoma is highlighted on a neighborhood map of Tacoma

Where is the South End Neighborhood of Tacoma?

The South End is located East of I-5, South of Downtown, West of Tacoma’s Eastside, and North of Highway 5-12. The South End includes neighborhoods like the Lincoln District, Wapato, and Fern Hill.

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The South End of Tacoma on a neighborhood map.









Where’s the Eastside Neighborhood of Tacoma?

The Eastside of Tacoma is located roughly south of I-5, East of Pacific Avenue, North of 72nd Street, and West of Waller Road. The Eastside includes neighborhoods like McKinley & McKinley Hill. 

Want to learn more about how to buy a house in Tacoma?

How to Buy a House in Tacoma in 2021 – A video and blog post about how to buy a house in Tacoma’s frenzied seller’s market.

How to Choose the Best Neighborhood in Tacoma for You – A guide to Tacoma’s neighborhoods

The Most Affordable Neighborhoods in Tacoma in 2021 – We ran the numbers on Tacoma’s neighborhoods

Most Affordable Neighborhoods in Pierce County in 2021 – The most affordable cities and neighborhoods across Pierce County

Marguerite Martin is a different kind of Tacoma real estate agent. Check out the Tacoma Neighborhood Guide to find answers to questions you have about neighborhoods in Tacoma and Pierce County. When the time is right to start looking, Marguerite can connect you with a local real estate agent who specializes in the neighborhoods you love most. Click here to contact Marguerite.