Washington State’s third largest city, Tacoma is home to a vibrant, creative community of writers, artists and musicians, photographers, flimmakers, passionate entrepreneurs and small business owners. It also serves as a base for major companies like State Farm Insurance, BNY Mellon, Columbia Bank, Key Bank and for top healthcare systems like MultiCare and CHI Franciscan.

Drawing facilities to its safe, charming neighborhoods with big city amenities, Tacoma is also a magnet for downtown dwellers looking for competitively priced urban abodes with sweeping city, mountain and water views.

A haven for hikers, runners and cyclists, Tacoma is always abuzz with activity from students attending the University of Washington Tacoma, the University of Puget Sound, The Evergreen State College, and other local trade and technical colleges.

Tacoma’s gourmands and culinary connoisseurs have cultivated a scene for foodies that has made national press, while its world renowned museums, top notch meeting and convention spaces, theatre and performance spaces, and huge headliner concerts have drawn visitors from across the globe.

Just 20 minutes away from the Seattle Tacoma International Airport, and easily accessible from downtown Seattle and other neighboring cities, Tacoma is a city on the rise.