Vulcan Developments (Veer Lofts, Enso, Rollin Street)

The future residential pulse of Vulcan's 60-acre South Lake Union re-development relies on three developments under construction: The Veer Lofts, slated for completion in early 2008; Rollin Street, to be finished in spring of 2009; and Enso (across from 2200 Westlake), scheduled to be done in the winter of 2009. The three condominium developments are helping vitalize a … [Read more...]

Leona – Seattle

Situated between the charming boutiques of Upper Queen Anne, and the vibrant nightlife of Lower Queen Anne, lies a historic landmark undergoing renovation. The Leona, located on the corner of Ward St and Queen Ave N (with the quaint address of 1 Ward St), offers its residents the chance to walk to either, depending on their mood. Originally built in 1909, the timeless brick … [Read more...]

Vida – Bellevue

VIDA is Bellevue’s latest foray into the condo market. Situated on prime location across from Microsoft's new 4000-person offices and Neiman Marcus, VIDA aims to build affordable, highly-efficient living spaces that cater to the Eastside’s professionals. The 12-story, 240-unit complex will be built by Tonsing Properties out of Denver, Colorado. Originally the developer planned … [Read more...]

AVA – Seattle

In the midst of Seattle's retail shopping core, AVA will offer more than 200 residential units and a luxury high-rise hotel. Homeowners will be able to walk from the bustling corner at 8th & Pine to Pacific Place, Benaroya Hall and the Paramount Theatre. Inside, they will be able to enjoy amenities such as a Business Center with secretarial service, a comprehensive … [Read more...]

European Tower

It's tough to be the first to offer something anymore in Seattle's condo market. There are units over 5000 sq ft, under 300 sq ft, over $10 million and under $200,000. The European Tower, however, has managed to be the first to offer more floors than condominiums. Located in downtown Bellevue at NE 9th St and 109 Ave NE, the European Tower will have 16 residential floors... … [Read more...]

1 Hotel & Residences

Breaking ground next year at 2nd & Pine; Urban Visions is building the next luxury high-rise condo/hotel complex in the downtown corridor. Urban Visions is a locally based company with other projects in the works, including two mid-rise apartment buildings.  Conscious of environmentally savvy urbanites, the firm ambitiously seeks Gold or Platinum LEED certification on all … [Read more...]

Seattle Condo Boom

There are roughly 49 new condo buildings planned for construction in downtown Seattle over the next 3 years — 13 of which are already under construction.  Here’s an image from the Seattle PI. According to a recent Realtor symposium, Seattle is actually “playing catch-up” to cities like Portland and Vancouver. One highlight of the symposium was 1521 Second Avenue, a 38 floor, … [Read more...]