Auburn was originally incorporated as Slaughter, Washington after Lt. William Slaughter, who died in a skirmish fighting Native Americans which are now a part of the modern day Muckleshoot Tribe in 1855. At the time, the main hotel in town was called the "Slaughter House." In 1893, a large group of settlers from Auburn New York, moved to Slaughter, and renamed the town to "Auburn.
Auburn is centrally located between Seattle and Tacoma in the heart of the Green River Valley with easy access to the best of both cities.
Auburn is about one hour from Mt. Rainier, Crystal Mountain and Snoqualmie Ski Area. It also has an extensive system of parks, open space and urban trails consisting of 28 developed parks, over 23 miles of trails (including Auburn's 4.5 mile portion of the Interurban Trail for bikers, walkers, runners and skaters), and almost 247 acres of open space for passive and active recreation.
With unique architecture, combined with historic preservation and renovations, Auburn has retained the look and feel of a real downtown. Auburn's unique historic downtown still provides a gathering place for numerous events.
The focus at Burger Professionals is to be the alpha standard of excellence in professional real estate services. This is accomplished by establishing a small boutique office of highly successful real estate professionals, dedicated to being the best of the best.
You may have heard the phrase that “90% of real estate transactions are handled by 10% of the agents”. While personally selling real estate, the leader and mentor to the highly successful Burger Professionals brokers, Doug Burger, ranked in the over 99.95 percentile in the nation for real estate transaction volume. His dedication to being among the best of the best is now a philosophy shared by any real estate broker chosen to be part of this unique real estate firm. The number of brokers is limited, by design. Only the most dedicated professionals are invited to work at Burger Professionals.
The dedicated and knowledgeable real estate brokers at Burger Professionals can provide you with the highly specialized information that you will need to make the right decision. It’s the combination of this unique market-knowledge, and excellent negotiating skills, that enable our brokers to get you the optimal price for any property you plan to sell or buy. We are proud of our brokers, and the reputation they have earned from their clients as among the best of the best.