Prospect Street Delivers Again

Prospect _ Sale

Check out this cool pad on Prospect that just went under contract ($2,450,000). It over 4,500 sq ft of updated space.  I love it. Homes like these make a great case for living on the south slope of Queen Anne. More listing details here     … [Read more...]

Check Out This Seattle Home On Alki. Trust Me.

Exterior

This house is SICK.  Before you see the pictures (below) and drool all over your keyboard like I did, let me tell you how I found it. I was doing my typical afternoon review of local and national housing stories and ran into a really cool piece on CNBC. It features some of the worlds "skinny" homes and designs. As a part of that piece, it featured this place on Alki. Um, … [Read more...]

Before and After Pictures of A Super Cool Modern

Steel and cable

  Our friends at PB Elemental have delivered again.  Check out this gem in West Seattle.  As you can see above in the before and after pictures, a property can change significantly in just 1 year.  This modern build now stands at 2,512sf.  It has 3 bedrooms and 3.25 baths.  The kitchen comes equipped with custom cabinetry, high-end stainless appliances and a center … [Read more...]

Mid-Century Modern On Magnolia, Over 2,800sf

Exteriors

There have been a string of really cool mid-century modern homes on the Seattle market in the last few weeks.  Just days ago we posted about a home in Greenlake, and this morning, a super unique modern in the Magnolia neighborhood of Seattle hit the market as well.  According to the listing agent, the homes design was Palm Springs inspired.  I found the house to both unique and … [Read more...]

Mid-Century Modern, Just Blocks From Greenlake

Outdoor Space

One of our friends of the blog just listed this really cool mid-century modern near Greenlake.  It is just blocks from the lake on 77th.  The home is updated with subway tile in the kitchen, white counters, over-sized tile and stainless appliances. It has a new roof, new paint, the bathrooms have been updated and the owners added a really cool patio set to their outdoor space.  … [Read more...]

Queen Anne Home, Will Leave You Speechless

Queen Anne SL Stairs

Check out this home on the southeast slope of Queen Anne.  When I went through the pictures for the first time this morning, I was in awe.  What a cool pad. Super modern, clean lines and floor to ceiling views of the Seattle skyline. Unfortunately, the MLS (multiple listing service) doesn't allow more than 15 photos. This place could have 30-40 pictures. The owner purchased the … [Read more...]

Park Modern

Park Modern Twilight

Project: Park Modern Neighborhood:  Ravenna/U-District DESCRIPTION The Park Modern, built by award winning Build, LLC is as 12 unit condominium project in the Ravenna area of Seattle.  The 4 story structure is a combination of green-sustainable design highlighted by modern architecture.  The units range from 746sf to 1,933 sq. ft.  They include, one bedrooms,  one + den and … [Read more...]

Modern Queen Anne Home, Good Buy and Great Architecture

Modern Queen Anne

Neighborhood: Queen Anne Check out this Modern Queen Anne home on the SW side of the hill.  It sits on McGraw street and should have pretty incredible views (no view pictures shown online). This place caught my attention this morning for a couple reasons.  First and foremost it has over $3,000sf and its less then a $1,000,000. Currently priced at $975,000. Secondly, although … [Read more...]

Urban Build In Magnolia, Certified Built Green

Modern_Magnolia

Check out this super cool Certified Built Green, modern build in Magnolia. It didn't take long for this place to grab my attention.  For those of you unfamiliar with the location, it looks South towards Alki Point. Magnolia is just 10 minutes from Downtown Seattle.   See the listing here: Magnolia Listing Grand entry with 12+ foot ceilings Mahogany hardwood … [Read more...]

Remarkable Unit At Cristalla Once Listed at $2,095,000 Now $1,395,000

Cristalla_1909_Living

Project:  Cristalla Neighborhood: Downtown This phenomenal west facing unit at Cristalla Condominiums was once listed at $2,095,000 in 2007.  Now listed at $1,395,000 it offers remarkable views, great updating and a spacious interior.  This 19th floor unit features scandinavian birch floors, 17th century acid etched steel frame doors, honed absolute black granite and views … [Read more...]

Loft Living

Loft Living

One of the most creative spaces in the condominium category is a loft. Lofts are a type of unit that originated when warehouses back East were converted into apartments and condominiums. From a design perspective they have come a long way.  Here are some characteristics you might see in lofts: High ceilings - some set minimum ceiling heights at twelve feet or it is not … [Read more...]