JBLM Neighborhoods

The Lipoma Firs Neighborhood in Puyallup

Location, location, location. This is probably one of the most important factors that goes into looking for your dream home, and the Lipoma Firs neighborhood in Puyallup is in a prime spot. This area is listed [...]

Washington State’s Capitol Campus

If you find yourself living in or visiting Olympia, paying a visit to the Washington State Capitol Campus is an eye-opening experience for children and people of all ages. First, a little history: While officially incorporated [...]

Christmas in Downtown Tacoma

When it comes to the holidays, we have to say from experience that downtown Tacoma does it right. From a festive ice skating rink to classic Christmas performances, there’s something for every single weekend in December, [...]

Looking for a great neighborhood in Parkland?

With an excellent central location and affordable homes, the Brookdale neighborhood in Parkland is perfect for families and commuters. Located near Pacific Lutheran University and Clover Park Technical College, Brookdale has easy access to 512 and [...]

Fall Activities in Olympia: Pumpkin Patches, Apple Festivals & Haunted Mazes

The air is crisp, leaves are crunching underfoot and the cozy smell of pumpkin desserts and apple cider fills cafes— it’s officially autumn!  There is only one week left until Halloween so if you haven’t already [...]

Exploring Local State Parks: Tide Pools, Geysers & Sandy Beaches

Summer is 93 days long, and it’s soon coming to an end.  With the weather looking to be quite beautiful this weekend what better way to take advantage of what remains of Summer than to head [...]

Fircrest: The Jewel of Pierce County

The City of Fircrest, incorporated in 1925, is a residential suburb of Tacoma is known as “The Jewel of Pierce County”.  Because it was originally a planned residential neighborhood called Regents Park, it has a great [...]

Lakewood’s American Lake: So Many Things to Do!

Located in Lakewood and JBLM, American Lake is 1,125 acres in size and offers a ton of opportunity for outdoor fun this summer! Whether you’re interested in one of the beautiful homes that sits lakeside or [...]

Cormorant Passage in Steilacoom

Cormorant Passage is a neighborhood nestled in Steilacoom, a historic town (Washington State’s first!) located less than 20 minutes from JBLM.  Because Cormorant is a mere 5 minutes to North Fort Lewis and within easy commuting [...]

JBLM Neighborhoods

Here at Joint Base Living we are constantly striving to provide useful information on the communities around JBLM to folks who are relocating.  There is such a variety of communities and neighborhoods surrounding the base, it [...]