Target Acquires Retail Space In Downtown Seattle

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Downtown Seattle just received a nice shot in arm.  The Seattle Times is reporting that Target Corp, the big box retailer has aquired a fantastic three story space in the Downtown Seattle corridor.  Considered by many as the West Edge, this 2nd and Pike location is a phenomenal space for the large retailer.   It will be at the base of the Newmark Condominium tower. It is … [Read more...]

Eastlake Townhome Back On The Market

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You should read this if you like the following: 1.  Townhomes 2. Modern builds 3. The Eastlake Neighborhood 4. New Construction 5. Views of Lake Union, Downtown, Gasworks Park I wrote about these townhomes a few weeks back.  At the time, my clients had one of them of under contract.  Since then, they have closed and have been very happy since moving in.  Out of four … [Read more...]

A Nightmare Appraisal

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I'm looking for stories about appraisals gone wrong.  Have you ever had an appraisal flip your purchase upside down? One of my clients is experiencing a situation where the appraisal on her condo purchase came in 10% lower the contracted purchase price.  Meaning that the condo she is purchasing is being valued far less then what she has agreed to pay.  This is after we … [Read more...]

Visiting Veer Lofts

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I'm headed down to Veer Lofts this morning.  After speaking with Dori Doble yesterday, I realized that they have just 5 units left.  I thought it might be interesting to write a post highlighting their remaining inventory in detail. For now, here is a look at their active inventory on the MLS: Have any UCS readers purchased at Veer?  How has your experience been at … [Read more...]

Current Inventory At Mosler Lofts

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I was doing some research this afternoon for a seller that owns a loft in the city.  In doing so, I realized that Mosler Lofts has 11 units for sale and 6 pending offers.  A total of 17 units that are currently active or under contract.  About 12% of the total building. … [Read more...]