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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

One-of-a-Kind Log Home in Beacon Hill

It’s hard to believe this Ponderosa log home sits just a short walk from the lightrail on Beacon Hill! Located at 2121 17th Avenue S, it’s the first time it has hit the market. With 1,560 square feet, the home sits on a private corner lot that feels like it’s a world away from the… Read More

Five|Lakeview in Kirkland – NOW PRESELLING

Heads up, this is a sponsored post. Set in Kirkland’s coveted, park-filled Houghton neighborhood is a collection of five new modern homes by local, family-owned builder Isola Homes. Five|Lakeview homes offer four bedroom + bonus, three bathrooms, 2 car garages and huge rooftop decks with incredible lake views. Interiors feature sleek, modern finishes with a focus… Read More

Cabnlivn: North Bend Modern

We’d love to make this pacific north-west modern our weekend getaway! (Though, as a real estate agent I seem to work every weekend… Hmmm…) You’ll find it at 16218 419th Court SE in the Uplands Reserve about 50 minutes away from Seattle. Designed by Prentiss Architects (now prentiss + balance + wickline architects) it is… Read More

Custom Built Leschi Modern

We’re digging this custom built, Elemental Design’ed, home in Leschi at 203 29th Ave. Built in 2011 it is 2,160 square feet with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms on a 4,550 square foot corner lot. We love that they used a reverse floor plan with the kitchen and living space on top so they could use… Read More

Contemporized MCM in Seward Park

A home with mid-century bones, and a contemporary interior, hit the market this week at 6345 Wilson Ave S in Seward Park. Built in 1958 it is 2,560 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2.75 bathrooms on a 8,100 square foot lot. We love the MCM exterior, views of Rainier, and the back patio looks… Read More

21-Acre Ralph Anderson Redmond

What is a Redmond home doing on urbnlivn? Well, when it was built in 1972 and designed by Ralph Anderson, we make exceptions :). This 3,140 square foot Redmond home at 20326 NE Union Rill Road is the total opposite of urban living. The home features three levels with 4 bedroom and 2.75 baths, as… Read More

Palatine Passive

Here’s your chance to say goodbye to utility bills and live in a ultra-low energy home. 8713 Palatine Ave N is known as “Palatine Passive”. Designed by Malboeuf Bowie Architecture and has now received passive home certification. What is a passive house? Wikipedia says: The term passive house (Passivhaus in German) refers to a rigorous,… Read More

Islndlivn on Lopez

Here’s an island place that matches our aesthetic! 1224 Shark Reef Road is on Lopez and is pretty incredible; from the site to the house. Just ten minutes from the ferry this totally custom home built in 2011 sits on over five and half acres with south-west views for year round sunsets. Listed at $3.65m… Read More

Modern Lux Remodel in Washington Park

We love this modern luxury remodel in Washington Park at 1524 McGilvra Blvd E. The remodel was done by Stuart Silk Architects and Walter Toth Construction. We love the look of the steel beams and the open spaces they create, the wide plank hardwood floors, whitewashed fireplace and of course the NanaWall (the glass wall… Read More