95 Condos In Bellevue, 70 of Them At Washington Square

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You read that correctly. There are 90 condos on the market in and around downtown Bellevue and 70 of those units are at Washington Square. Washington Square was built on a 10.5 acre site in Downtown Bellevue in 2008. There are 2 condominium towers and 26 townhomes. The developer has 91 units left to sell.  Seriously. … [Read more...]

Keep An Eye On 2nd and Virginia, Project Coming Soon

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Keep an eye on 2nd and Virginia. It will be a 34 story condo tower soon. We reported on the site back in June.  Lynn Porter (DJC), just wrote a follow up piece on the timing of construction. The owner of the site, Continental Properties plan to start construction early next year. The article suggests that it still could be apartments, but we don't believe so. We believe … [Read more...]

East Facing City Views At Cristalla Changing Soon

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  News of a new Belltown development reported by the Daily Journal of Commerce will have an impact on East facing views at Cristalla. An entity related to Marin Selig Real Estate (a local real estate developer) has purchase a 3 parcel site at 3rd and Lenora. The plans call for a 31 story project featuring 158 residential units, and 291,000 square feet of office and … [Read more...]

Developer To Launch Second Condo Project In Ballard

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Canadian Developer InHaus is launching their second condo project in Ballard. Salt is an encore to their Solo Lofts project which according to the development team is 60% sold. Construction is slated for early 2015, with pre-sales commencing before the end of the year. The six story structure will offer 38 built green condos.  The unit mix will be One, two and three bedroom … [Read more...]

80 South Jackson

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Project: 80 South Jackson Neighborhood: Pioneer Square Architect: Max Umbrecht BUILDING 80 South Jackson is located in the heart of Seattle’s creative hub - vibrant Pioneer Square. This classic 5-story brick masonry building is home to 27 quintessential artists loft-style residences. It was originally built in 1990 during the Klondike Gold Rush and previously known as … [Read more...]

New Condo Project Coming to 4th and Bell, Downtown Seattle

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The PSBJ reported on a $20M dollar sale this week for a property located 4th and Bell. Initially, like most projects in the Seattle the last 5 years, we excepted the project to be apartments. Breaking this morning, TeamRise, the developer of the quarter block site, announced that the project will be condos. At this point, all we know is the location of the site and that the … [Read more...]

Apartment Developers Are Betting Big On Belltown

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Have you been to Belltown lately? Does it look different to you? It should. There are new apartment projects being built all over the city but take a look at whats happening in Belltown. 5 projects newly built, 2 under construction and new projects being announced daily. Including a 20 million dollar purchase for a 22 story highrise at 4th and Bell.  These projects add close … [Read more...]

$6,000,000 Penthouse Goes Pending In Bellevue, 8 Days On Market

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A $6M dollar condo just went pending in Downtown Bellevue at the 2010 built One Main Street in Bellevue. What is more incredible than the number it fetched ($6M), is how quickly it went under contract - just 8 days. It takes up the entire floor of the 57 unit 10 story building. It has 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths and 3 fireplaces. At 4,358 square feet, it offers massive west-facing … [Read more...]

A Seattle Real Estate Project To Keep An Eye On

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Driving through South Lake Union is a bizarre experience. There are so many new projects under construction that it makes your head spin. There are a few key projects that we are paying attention to. The one that seems most relevant in terms of view impact is the full block development site at Denny and Westlake. It is the current home of the South Lake Union Discovery … [Read more...]

Merrill Place

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Project: Merrill Place Address: 97 South Jackson BUILDING The iconic Merrill Place building encompasses an entire city block in the heart of Pioneer Square and offers renovated office and retail space as well as 16 residential loft-style homes. The project combines 4 early 1900’s buildings: the Schwabacher Hardware Company Building, the M. Seller Building, the Hambach … [Read more...]

The Condos You Can Rent For $5,000 In Downtown Seattle

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Project: Gallery Location: Belltown Rent: $5,000 Bed/Bath: 2/2.5 One of the Penthouse units at Gallery offered at $5,000 per month. Private deck, corner location and Viking and Sub Zero appliances. Project: Cristalla Location: West Edge Rent: $4,200 Bed/Bath: 2/2 10th floor and the Southwest corner at Seattle's forever popular Cristalla. This unit comes with a … [Read more...]

Pike and Virginia

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Project: Pike and Virginia Address: 87 Virginia St Neighborhood: West Edge Architect: Olson Kundig Architects SEARCH      BUILDING The Pike and Virginia building located in the West Edge/Market District of Downtown Seattle is a show-piece in the Seattle Skyline. One of very few condo projects built in Pike Place Market, Pike and Virginia offers exclusive views. … [Read more...]

Trio Construction Defect Settlement Leading To Strong Sales

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You may have noticed the increase in sales at Trio. This due to a mediated settlement between the home owners association and developer/subs affiliated with the project's construction. The construction warranty claimed was settled this summer and the terms of the settlement are confidential. Bottom line, this is great for the owners in the building as the can now get their … [Read more...]

Just Sold By UCS, Top Floor Loft

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  Just Sold | Top Floor Loft | Pioneer Square We just sold this amazing property to client of ours. It is a top floor, 2 level loft located just 2 blocks from the waterfront. Once the waterfront project is complete, this location will be just steps away from the planned Pioneer Square Beach. See more details here - 606 Post Ave #401 … [Read more...]