If and when NBA basketball returns to the Seattle area, might we suggest that potential Sonics but this $1.4M Mukilteo 5-BR on their shortlist for potential homes. Location-wise, it takes you away from the hustle of Seattle while plopping you close enough to water for great Sound views. Inside, the most glaring feature for any athlete is the massive basketball court on the lower level. Plenty of room for a shoot-around as well as running wind-sprints to keep the heart rate up. The rec room also offers plenty of space to set up weights. And when you're looking for a way to unwind after the game, there's a hot tub and putting green out back. Since we know athletes like different forms of motivation, it's also nice to know there's a motivational quote waiting for them every time they go to the bathroom.
· 8602 54th Place W, Mukilteo [Redfin]