Lincoln Tower Expansion Plans With Pictures, Impact on Condos

Lincoln Tower Expansion Site_UCS

  Have you heard the news? Kemper Development Company is moving forward with the expansion of the wildly successful Lincoln Square in Downtown Bellevue. I have a little bit of a different spin on the project because of the impact it will have on current and future condo owners. The picture above shows the current skyline as of this year - the image directly below … [Read more...]

The Top 5 Most Expensive Condo Sales In Bellevue Since 2007

Top 5 Most Expensive Condo Sales in Bellevue Since 2007

  My curiosity had the best of me today - I wondered what the most expensive condo sale in Downtown Bellevue was in recent years. I pulled the 5 most expensive sales since August of 2007.  Here they are - enjoy! 1) One Lincoln Tower Unit 3704 - Sale Price $3,990,000 Size: 3,007 | Price per square foot: $1,326.90 | Sold 5/25/2012 Bedroom: 2 | 2.5 See more … [Read more...]

Seattle Loft Headed to Foreclosure, Last Sale $400,000, Now $270,737

Site 17 - 2440 Western Ave 209 #2

Going through my daily property review this morning, I noticed a 2 story loft at Site 17 in Belltown. It was last sold in April of 2006 for $400,000 - now its listed at $270,737 and is headed to foreclosure on Friday. It is 1 bedroom, 1 bath at 873 sq ft. The most interesting feature is the 2 story layout. A stairwell from the living area, takes you upstairs to a bedroom that … [Read more...]

Highrise Condo Rentals In Bellevue, One Lincoln Tower

One Lincoln Tower_Bellevue

Just a quick note for those of you looking for a rental. There are three condos for rent at One Lincoln Tower. This is pretty rare occasion as they have a tendancy to rent quickly or are rarely available. One Lincoln Tower is a great high-rise option in Bellevue. You have sky-bridge access to Bellevue Square Mall, a movie theatre at the base of your lobby and a dozen … [Read more...]

Last Penthouse Sold At 5th and Madison

5th and Madison PH2 ℅ Kennedy Wilson, Inc

  The last unsold penthouse at 5th and Madison finally closed last week for price of $1,325,000 ($679 per square foot). It was listed at $1,499,000 when it went under contract. We wrote about this unit a few weeks back. If you're unfamiliar with the project, check it out. It was built in 2007 and is home to 126 units. You can also check out the unit by clicking … [Read more...]

The Top Fifteen Most Expensive Condos For Sale In Seattle

Top 15 _ Seattle_1

1) Millennium Tower Unit 2001 - Downtown Seattle - Asking Price $8,000,000 Size: 9,876 | Price per square foot: $810.04 Bedroom: unlimited | unlisted See more photos Number 1 on our list is the penthouse at the coveted Millennium Tower. Built in 2000, Millennium Tower has been home to coffee mogul Howard Schultz and many other Seattle elite. The building offers just 19 … [Read more...]

Cristalla Unit 1909, Back On The Market – $1,395,000


Unit 1909 at Cristalla is back. It was listed in January of 2011 for $1,395,000. Without any luck finding a buyer, the unit was rented for $5,000 per month and now a year and half later, its on the market again. With the market conditions the way they are now, I would expect that the unit will sell. This 19th floor west facing condo features 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and 1,588 sq … [Read more...]

High-End Seattle Condo Rentals, Moving Quickly


High-end condo rentals in Seattle are leasing quickly and at top dollar. See below for a collection of just some of condos that have leased in the last 30 days. I can't say I'm surprised that these rentals are moving quickly - renting a condo can have much more upside then living in a traditional apartment building. In addition to that, steady employment growth and below … [Read more...]

Escala Hits 200 Sales, 69 Units Remain


Escala Condominiums is now 74% sold. They just reached their 200th sale and now have 69 units left. One interesting note - of the 69 units left, only 7 of them are one bedroom floorplans.Two of our clients purchased a unit at Escala this year and both of them seem to be very satisfied. If you want more of my opinion on the project, feel free to get in touch. [table id=23 /] … [Read more...]