Just Sold, One Bedroom At Brix (Capitol Hill)


JUST SOLD THE BRIX | Capitol Hill 530 Broadway Ave E #510| MLS #480729 $285,000 1 bed | 1 bath Capitol Hill Sold in just 10 days on the market - building currently in an active lawsuit (no financing). Finding a buyer was both a challenge and a major reward for our seller. Live Urban at Brix. 5th floor 1 bed, 1 bath with views! Quality finishes including hardwood … [Read more...]

Just Listed – Top Floor At The Brix


JUST LISTED TOP FLOOR AT THE BRIX 530 Broadway Ave E #611| MLS #474308 $295,000 1 bed | 1 bath Capitol Hill Urban Living at Brix. Top floor 1 bed, 1 bath w/big views! Quality finishes including hardwood floors, high-end appliances, full height-slab granite & luxury finishes throughout. Big windows allow tons of light. Quality building with secure parking, storage … [Read more...]

Capitol Hill Condo Review

Active Condo Inventory (Capitol Hill)_1

Are condos selling on Capitol Hill?  YES. In the last 60 days, there have been 56 condo sales. Almost one sale per day. That is a pretty impressive number. So whats left in terms of active inventory? The number of active condo listings on the Hill is 37 units. They range in price from $115,000 to $1,749,000. I've built a graph to show the (Active) inventory: … [Read more...]

Are You Looking for a Green Condo?

Buying Green

A green home may be classified by LEED, Built Green, Energy Star or another 3rd Party classification. I thought I would highlight a few environmentally certified new construction projects and those still seeking some form of green building classification: Trace North/Trace Lofts – Capitol Hill Brix – Capitol Hill Rollin Street – South Lake Union Enso– South Lake … [Read more...]

Exciting New Additions To urbancondospaces.com


This is a fun post for me to write.  I have been so excited to share with you some recent updates to the blog.  As you will see in the picture below, we have added a category of links titled "UCS Exclusive Sites".  I think this is an incredible addition to the site. For the last 2 months, I have been working tirelessly on building individual sites for the major condominiums … [Read more...]

Brix Condos


    BRIX CONDOS Developer: Schnitzer N.W. Architect: Mithun Architects DESCRIPTION | BUILDING Brix is a mix of concrete, glass and steel featuring 141 units.  There are two distintive types of Brix homes; Broadways Flats and Brownstones/Lofts.  The 6 stories of flats that were built on Broadway feature open-one, one and two bedroom plans.  The Brownstone units are … [Read more...]

Brix Condos In Capitol Hill Reporting 8 Sales in Less than 2 Weeks

Brix Condominiums

I just received an e-mail from Amanda Loring at Brix Condominiums in Capitol Hill.  They have just 11 units left after selling 8 units in less then two weeks.  I think this a great example of a project getting serious with pricing; leading to more sales.  The tax credit is driving traffic as well.  Just 10 days left for buyers looking to take advantage. For more information … [Read more...]

Brix Condo Update, Seattle

South Facing View (Unit 602/$375,000)

So I toured yesterday at Brix for a client looking to purchase a second home.  April did an awesome job getting me up to speed with their progress and the remaining inventory.  They have sold a pretty fair number of units over the last few weeks.  They have 20 units left and only 2 remaining  2 bedroom units.  Both are interior courtyard facing and priced at $389,000 for unit … [Read more...]

Brix and Gallery Sales


Brix and Gallery are reporting some immediate success since they have established new pricing.  According to their e-mail blasts, they have sold 5 units at Brix and 4 units at Gallery.  I have attached the e-mails for your reference.  Is this a part of the Auction buzz or pricing that is finally meeting the expectations of Seattle buyers? … [Read more...]

Gallery and Brix Auction Results

Well, both the Brix and Gallery Auctions are over...phew!  It was a great experience attending these events and for the developer who sold and the buyer who purchased, I would say the verdict is still out on who "won".  For the buyers it was between 30-32% percent discounts.  For the Seller, it will be the percentage of value above the minimum bid.  For us, who didn't purchase … [Read more...]

Auction-Brix Condominiums

Brix Condominiums just announced that they will auction off their remaining inventory.  See the attached image for more information.  If you have never done this before, I would be happy to walk you through the process.  E-mail me at jreynolds@urbanimg.com … [Read more...]

Thinking About Buying Green?

Ever wonder if buying a green home is a sound financial investment?  A recent article in the Seattle Times discusses recent statistics and the benefits of buying a green home.  It cites a study by GreenWorks Realty which reviewed the NWMLS King County condominium sales from September 2007 - May 2008 and included only new construction built in 2007 and after.  The statistics … [Read more...]