The Seattle Condo Sale of The Year, 2 Bedroom At Cristalla

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The time has come to identify the Seattle condo sale of the year. It should be referred to as the purchase of the year - we'll explain. After pouring through all the sales records for 2013, July 29th jumped out at us the most. That is when unit #2104 at Cristalla sold for $460,000. It is a 2 bedroom, 2 bath with 1,132 sq. ft.  That is a price per square foot of $406. Unit … [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...]

Is Your Agent Losing Their Home?


This might not be a surprise, but I think there is a chance your real estate agent has been in jeopardy of losing their home.  I saw this first hand on Tuesday when I took a Short Sale Certification course at the Seattle Association of Realtors.  It featured short sales experts, legal council for John L Scott and a short sale negotiation firm.  In this room full of agents, I … [Read more...]

Mosler Lofts


  DESCRIPTION In December of 2007 the Seattle PI dubbed Mosler lofts as the most interesting & provocative residential high-rise to appear in Seattle since World War II. Molser, built in 2007 is a striking image in the Belltown skyline.  With 148 units, this 12 story building brought a lot of attention to the traditional Seattle market. The ground floor is home … [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...]


Ava is one of the most highly anticipated new projects coming to Seattle.  There is currently quite a bit of speculation regarding the timing of this project.  Some of which has been caused by the growing number of Seattle New Construction Developements being placed on hold.  As far as we know, the developer fully plans to move this project along.  AVA is in an ideal location … [Read more...]

Bellevue Growth

The Seattle PI just released an article that discusses the growth in Bellevue.  The article provides some great insight to the Bellevue Condo Market. With 2 million square feet of offices, 403,000 square feet of retail and commercial space, and 3,300 apartments and condominiums under construction right now, Bellevue is shedding its traditional role as Seattle's demure younger … [Read more...]