Luxury Condo Rental At Olive 8

Olive8 1800 Views

Project:  Olive 8 Neighborhood:  Downtown Check out this new rental listing on the 18th floor at Olive 8. It is on the NW corner of the building with pretty incredible views.  The asking is $4,295 per month. Unit features include: 2 bed, 2 bath with gas fireplace 1,600sf Floor to ceiling glass Stainless steel gas range and appliances Slab granite … [Read more...]

Bellevue Towers, Significant Increase In Sales Year to Date

Bellevue Towers

I just spoke to my contact at Bellevue Towers and they are reporting a significant increase in sales contracts in the first 90 days of this year. Since their announcement of a pricing change back on January 4th, they have closed 23 homes with another 26 homes pending.  They are closing an average of one condo every 3 days.  In addition, out of the 26 contracts pending it sounds … [Read more...]

Continental Place

Continental Place

Project: Continental Place Neighborhood:  Belltown DESCRIPTION: The Continental Place is a classic Seattle condo high-rise.  It is a concrete and steel structure that sits at 1st and Blanchard just blocks from Pike Place Market.  Designed by WJA, Continental Place consists of 128 units in 33 stories.  There are a variety of units and layouts with floor to ceiling glass. … [Read more...]

Bellevue Towers


BELLEVUE TOWERS Developer: Gerdling Elden Architects: GBD Architects & MulvannyG2 Bellevue Towers stands alone with 43 stories of concrete, steel and glass. It's structure is among the tallest residential buildings in the greater Seattle area.  Located at the corner of 4th and 106th in Downtown Bellevue, Bellevue Towers is just blocks away from the Bellevue Square Mall, … [Read more...]

Marselle Condos


Marselle Condos located at Denny and John is one of the latest projects built in South Lake Union (just north of downtown).  The 7-story frame-constructed building offers 132 condominium homes. Penthouse level homes includes a mezzanine level that opens to the roof top decks.  There are four separate roof-top viewing decks. Every unit at Marselle includes parking and … [Read more...]

Gallery Condos


Gallery, located at 2911 2nd Ave is a concrete and steel structure that hit  Belltown with a splash.  Developed by Schnitzer West, and designed by architects Mithun Architects + Designers + Planners this 13-story community is comprised of 233 units.  Built by PCL Construction, Gallery consists of a variety of floorplans including 18-foot ceiling sky lofts, two-story units, … [Read more...]

Have Rents Risen At Bravern’s South Tower?


After receiving my first e-mail blast from the Bravern's leasing team, I noticed that the advertised rental rates have risen from a starting price of $1,100 to $1,400 per month (see the picture below).  After hearing about the success of their leasing efforts thus far, this didn't surprise me.  At the same time, with all the available units to rent in Bellevue, I wonder if this … [Read more...]

25 Units Leased At The Bravern


As reported early last week (Bravern to Lease South Tower) The Bravern Signature Residences is going through some major changes.  With the news that they are leasing the entire south tower, I thought I would check in to see if there had been some activity. According to one of their sales agents they have leased 25 units in just 7 days.  It sounds like they are going to leave … [Read more...]

Bravern To Lease South Tower

The Residences at the Bravern

Schnitzer West has just announced that they will be renting the South tower at the Bravern Residences in Bellevue.  This should not come as a surprise, given the market conditions and the current inventory levels in downtown Bellevue.  What is surprising is discreet manner in which Schnitzer has been operating.  The brokerage community has had no idea what direction the project … [Read more...]

Ruby Condos: 4 Sales Away From Sellout

Ruby Condos.Exterior

Ruby condominiums is now down to just 4 units. Ruby is a 4 story, 52 unit project of one bedroom units on the Northend of Eastlake (MAP IT).  The majority of the units are West facing and have expansive views from Downtown Seattle to Wallingford. Developer:  Barrientos Management: CWD The remaining units and floor plans are included below: Unit #101 -- $304,500: -- … [Read more...]

32 Homes Sold Since January 1st at Marselle Condos


I noticed that there have been a few recent articles on the Seattle Condo market and its inventory (example....Seattle PI).  For me, I've found the best way way to get a pulse on the market is by speaking to the sales agents at each individual site.   The MLS does a fine job in addressing the current re-sale inventory, but its always nice to hear what kind of activity is coming … [Read more...]

Enso Condominiums


Enso Condominiums is located in the dynamic South Lake Union neighborhood where changes are happening overnight. Built in 2009 in the Vulcan neighborhood  of dreams, Enso is comprised of 19 stories offering 135 condos and penthouses.  It's exterior is both creative and attractive due to the transparent look and feel.  It was designed to bring in light and capture the … [Read more...]

Marselle Condos- Update and New Pricing


I just recieved an e-mail from Steve at Marselle.   It appears that their pricing and loan programs have really contributed to the sales velocity in the last 60 days.  See below;  both for an update and a sample of their pricing: As reported by Steve: Marselle Condos has released new pricing for our 2nd and 3rd floor homes.  20 homes were sold last month and 19 new … [Read more...]