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...]

Your Questions About Seattle Condos, My Answers.

Seattle Condo Questions?

What were Seattle condo buyers and sellers curious about this weekend?  Well, I pulled a list search terms people used this weekend that ended up helping them find UCS.  See below as I have answered each question (in red): October 18, 2010 08:10:51 when was the olive 8 condos built (2009) October 18, 2010 03:39:39 escala ave (These people were probably … [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...]

The New Buyer Orientation


I'm off to meet a client/friend at Brix Condos this morning who is closing on her new unit this week.  We are actually meeting today for her orientation.  For each project the orientation is different.  Some will cover just the basics, while others take you through a detailed process highlighting everything that would be pertinent to know as a new homeowner.  What I have found … [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...]