Greenlake On A Perfect Seattle Summer Day

Greenlake Seattle

I went for a run around Greenlake yesterday and for a moment I thought I was in Central Park in New York. The park was packed. Runners, bikers, roller blades, sun-bathers, swimmers, BBQ's, parties and more.  It was fun to see so many people taking advantage of a perfect Seattle summer day. As far as condos go, there are not a lot of great options near the lake. That doesn't … [Read more...]

Downtown Bellevue Rental, 2 Blocks From Bellevue Square

1200 Bellevue Way

If you are looking for vertical living in Downtown Bellevue, you might check this place out.  The project is refered to as 1200 Bellevue.  They are zero lot-line homes, built in 2007.  I've been in a number of these units and they are a great alternative to a condo rental.  This particular unit (#106) has 2 bedrooms, 1.75 baths and is 1,575sf.  It features granite counters, … [Read more...]

This Home Sold In Less Than 24 Hours

Madison Valley Mod

Could this house be a sign of an improving market?  Back in June 2009 it was listed for $625,000 and sold for $630,000.  It was listed again this week on Monday (July 25th) for $697,000 and the status was changed to pending just one day later.  Do you think it sold for more then the asking price?  My answer would be, yes. We can't make assumptions about an entire market on … [Read more...]

Bank Owned Eastlake Townhomes Headed To Auction

Craftsman style townhomes located in super popular Eastlake.

Have you seen these townhomes in Eastlake?  As some of you may know, they came back on the market as banked owned over the last 30 days (Sterlings Saving Bank). Recently Kennedy Wilson Announced that 8 of them would be going to auction.  So they are now a part of a 46 property auction on August 7th in Seattle.  I spoke with a representative today and it sounds like they may … [Read more...]

HUGE Views, 3 Bedroom At The Continental Place Condos

View_Twilight

I was just on my way out to dinner, when I noticed this 3 bedroom that came on the market. I couldn't resist posting it.  What a view. #2504 is a rare 3 bedroom 2.5 at the Continental.  It has 1,924 sf of living space.  It also comes with 3 private terraces, 2 master suites and a major kitchen and bathroom renovation. The amenities offered at the Continental include, 24 hour … [Read more...]