Free Rent at the Bravern?

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Thinking about renting in Bellevue?  The Bravern is offering free rent until February 2011 with a 14 months lease (see below): For a limited time, we are offering no rent until February 2011. If you have been thinking of moving, take this opportunity to discover the Bravern- tour the newly released homes in the North Tower and experience the pleasures of living at The Bravern. … [Read more...]

Bellevue Towers 2 Bedroom Pricing


With all the news this week about the Bravern converting their north tower to apartments, I can't help but to believe that Bellevue Towers will benefit. In my own personal situation, I had a client ask me today to identify a few options for he and his wife at the towers.  Their requirement was pretty simple.  They wanted 1,400sf or more and they needed a balcony. So, I … [Read more...]

Bravern Picture Tour


Ok, so for any of you interested in living at the Bravern, I thought I would give you a quick picture tour of a few units and amenities.  I've been able to get to know this project pretty well, so if you have any questions about floor plans or about the project in general let me know. … [Read more...]

Bravern To Lease North Tower

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Wow.  The Bellevue condo market has changed.  Schnitzer West announced yesterday, that the North tower of the Bravern Residencies will be converted to luxury apartments.  In another sign of the times, Schnitzer simply put, just couldn't meet the markets pricing demand in many efforts to sell over 400 residential units.  Now that the entire project will be converted to … [Read more...]

Bravern Apartment Update


I just e-mailed my contact at the Bravern to get an update on the progress of the South tower leasing.  I will update shortly.  In the meantime, I was hoping to hear from anyone who is currently leasing there?  I would love to know the following: Have you enjoyed living there? What amenities are you using? Which retail stores to you frequent the most? Have your guests … [Read more...]

What The Seattle Condo Market Could Look Like In 2013


I'm currently sitting at the Viceroy Hotel in Palm Springs.  My wife and I have been celebrating our 1 year anniversary down here in the desert.  On the way down, I noticed something in the Alaska Airlines magazine that was drastically different then in the years past.  In total, there were only four (4) Seattle condo ads in the entire publication.  In order: Escala … [Read more...]

Bravern Lease Rates, General Info and Pet Policy

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Many of you have expressed an interest in the apartments at the Bravern.  I've included their floor plan pricing, leasing information, pet policy and general information for your reference: Floor Plans Open One Bedroom with Den  679-922 square feet  $1,510-$1,835 One Bedroom, One Bath   613-661 square feet  $1,360-$1,835 One Bedroom with Den   847 square … [Read more...]

83 Units Leased at the Braven

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The latest update from the Bravern's South Tower is 83 units have been leased.  I've included the leasing office information below. The Bravern Leasing Office Located in the Lobby of the South Tower, off the 110th Avenue Arrival Court, between Anthropologie and Wild Ginger Open Mon – Friday 10am – 7pm Saturday – Sunday 10am – 6pm 688 110th Avenue NE, … [Read more...]

Exciting New Additions To


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...]

Bravern Leasing Units Quickly-Sales Pick Up

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The Bravern is off to hot start on the leasing of the south tower. In just 30 days they have leased over 58 units!  This is an incredible pace.  According to my contact at Bravern, the grand opening last weekend was a huge success. In regards to the sales in the north tower, they have received 8 offers in less than 3 weeks.  With the success of the south tower, sales will … [Read more...]

Grand Opening-Bravern South Tower Apartments


The leasing team at Bravern have just announced their Grand Opening for the Apartments in the South Tower. It will be held on Saturday, May 22nd & Sunday, May 23rd from 9am – 7pm.  I've included their schedule of events for your review.  I'm sure most local developers are thankful to Schnitzer West for pulling nearly 250 units off the market.  Less inventory will amount to … [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...]

Bellevue Retail Update: Dean and Deluca at Bravern?


The latest rumor in Bellevue is that the Bravern is currently in discussions with Dean and Deluca.  For any of you that may be unaware, Dean and Deluca; founded in 1977 is a gourmet luxury foods store.  Their flagship store in SOHO (New York)  is famous.  At this point there is not a signed lease but all evidence points towards the potential of  Schnitzer Northwest and Dean and … [Read more...]