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Creative New Home in Fremont

Not far from downtown Fremont a brand new home hit the market this week at 4113 Palatine Ave N. We like that they mixed up the finishes a bit as it seems like every new home or new townhome looks identical. This one stands out with wood siding instead of 100% Hardie siding, and end… Read More

Waterfrnt Livn in Alki

Wow! This waterfront Alki home would get me to give up floating home living. At 3001 Alki Ave SW it is an incredible modern home built in 2001. We’d, of course, love to live on the beach with incredible views of the Sound. But we love how they bring the outdoors in with the Nana… Read More

Brand New Ultra Modern on Queen Anne

Remember that ultra modern Queen Anne pre-sale we blogged about back in November? It is done, and for sale! From the photos it looks to have turned out very luxe with killer views. Built by Barcelo Homes, it is listed at $3,845,000. It is sizable at 4,669 square feet with five bedrooms and five bathrooms… Read More

New Phinney Modern

A new modern home has popped up in Phinney Ridge at 314 N 79th St. Built by PNW Homes this year, it is 2,890 square feet with four bedrooms and 3.25 bathrooms on a 3,000 square foot lot. We love the 16′ high ceilings in the living room and that the garage is wired for… Read More

Great View of Seafair’s Blue Angels

Seafair/Blue Angel fans, here’s the place for you. 3202 S Judkins St is a brand new modern home in Leschi with killer east views over Lake Washington. Perfect for watching the Blue Angels! Swing by the open house today or tomorrow at around 1:30 and I’m sure you’ll get quite the show from the rooftop… Read More

Mid-Century Duplex in Wedgwood

A promising mid-century modern duplex hit the market in Wedgwood this week at 8513 23rd Ave NE. There’s two units. The lower unit is a one bedroom with updated floors and a private ground level deck. The upstairs unit is a two bedroom with deck. Good opportunity to live in one, fix the other up… Read More

South Seattle MCM

This 1961 mid-century modern home designed by Jerry Gropp at 7717 S 116th St looks to have good bones and great lake views. Listed at $475k it is 2,520 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on a 7,920 square foot lot. We love the vaulted ceilings, lake views, and stone fireplaces. Pretty sweet… Read More

Urban Farmhouse in Maple Leaf

419 NE 88th Street didn’t catch our eye right away. But once a reader pointed out its urban farmhouse interior and its Houzz fame, we dug in and agreed, that it might be Urbnlivn worthy. With 6 bedrooms and 3 baths, the colonial cedar shingle facade was built in 1942. It’s 3,943 square feet were… Read More

Cedar Park MCM with Potential

For all you mid-century modern fans, here’s a great property that has some real potential. Located at 13245 42nd Avenue NE in Cedar Park, this 2,620 square foot home has all the right bones for a modern update or remodel. The 4 bedroom, 2.75 bath home features a reverse floor plan that allows for views… Read More

A Reader’s Refreshed Meadowbrook MCM

MCM fans! An urbnlivn reader is selling a beautiful mid-century home in Meadowbrook at 2516 NE 106th Place, that they’ve lovingly restored. Built in 1959 it is 2,792 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms on a 6,360 square foot lot. We love the updates, but especially love the outdoor fireplace and if we… Read More

Contour in Madison Valley Now Selling

Build Urban has a new 6-home community called Contour, located at 1708 27th Avenue, in Madison Valley. Contour is built around a common courtyard with the intention to encourage community among residents. This particular unit features 3 bedrooms and 2.25 baths in 2,080 square feet. The floorplan has 2 bedrooms and a full bath on the… Read More

Stunning Magnolia Modern New Construction

2460 Crestmont Place West looks like it is going to be an incredible new modern home in Magnolia when it is completed this fall. Situated on the Magnolia Bluff on a 5,000 square foot lot the home will be 6,000 square feet spread over five floors with elevator access. That will house five bedrooms and… Read More

Craziest Home Sale of the Year?

Is the sale detailed in this Seattle Times the craziest of the year? Seattle home too dangerous to enter sells for $427,000 after ‘insane’ bidding war: With crumbling floors and ceilings that could collapse at any moment, about five feet of standing water and toxic air not safe to breathe, a West Seattle house was… Read More

New Construction Close to the Arboretum

433 26th Avenue E, the sister home to 431 26th Ave E, which just sold, has just hit the market. Both were built by Barcelo Homes. We haven’t been inside this one, 433, but when we toured 431, we had this to say: This is a very nicely done new construction home. Enter at the… Read More

Pre-Sale in Magnolia

From lot to new construction, Green Canopy Homes is offering a unique pre-sale opportunity for this home at 4427 30th Avenue W in Magnolia. The 3 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home is designed by First Lamp Design Group and will include 3,643 square feet spread over two stories. While we only have a glimpse of the… Read More

Indoor / Outdoor Living in Magnolia

Heads up, this is a sponsored post. 2819 35th Ave W is Magnolia new construction built with attention to design and craftsmanship by Beachworks and Ashworth Homes. This 5 bedroom, 4 on top floor, 2.50 bath home is a NW entertainers dream. Open floor plan, flooded with natural light, kit chefs dream of w/ top… Read More

Queen Anne Home with Stunning Unobstructed Views

Heads up, this is a sponsored post This spectacular Queen Anne home located in one of Seattle’s most prestigious and highly sought after neighborhoods boasts of unobstructed 180° views of the city, Puget Sound, and Cascade mountains from all three levels. From the moment you walk through the front door you are greeted with stunning… Read More

Modern Interior Architecture in Greenwood

We love browsing for listings just like this one – a modern single family home at 349 NW 86th Street in Greenwood. The main floor layout of this 4 bedroom, 3.25 bathroom home caught our eye with its sleek wall and staircase of reclaimed Fir and a recently upgraded chef’s kitchen (even though the place is… Read More

Modern Multi-level in Capitol Hill

This single-family home at 717 10th Avenue E in north Capitol Hill has been on market for about a month now and with 4th of July just around the corner, we can’t help but imagine the firework views from the rooftop. This 2,399 square foot home includes 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, complete with a… Read More

Permit Ready in Green Lake

At 2026 N 78th Street, we’re saying goodbye to the old yellow house with blue trimming and welcoming a modern 2-story in its place. Except, the new home isn’t built yet. For $875k you can buy the old home, as a teardown, or for $1.7m you can buy the land and new home. The plans… Read More