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

Cristalla_Rooftop_ ℅ C Millan

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...]