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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

Rare Opportunity in Greenlake

Estimated to be completed by September 2016, this home on 8029 Ashworth Avenue North is a rare pre-sale opportunity to own a nice, smart and green home. The 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath place will feature “supreme energy systems & healthful air” (though we don’t know what that means) and an EV charging station in the… Read More

Ballard Farmhouse Pending Already

Porch swing on the new Ballard farm house. A photo posted by @urbnlivn on May 19, 2016 at 4:33pm PDT In an illustration of just how hot our market is, the brand new $1.575m Ballard farmhouse at 2114 NW 67th St that everyone has been talking about, went pending in two days. Fortunately I swung… Read More

Modern Views on Magnolia

Boutique Seattle builder Aedifex has just completed a large modern home on Magnolia with great views. Listed at $1,799,950, it is a 5 bedroom (with 4 on the same floor), 3.5 bath home. We stopped by while it was under construction and loved south views of downtown, the Cascades and the Sound. As you’d expect… Read More

Reservation Process for Officer’s Row Announced

Fort Lawton, the housing development in Discovery Park, has announced the reservation process for the last 13 homes, which are on Officer’s Row. If you’re interested in living in one of this renovated homes in the park and need help navigating the process, let us know. We’d love to be your agent/broker! You can reach… Read More

Modern Living Near Lake Washington

This place went pending right as we were going to publish this post. Oh well! It is still a place worth checking out, at least online :). …This 1957 mid-century modern at 3831 43rd Avenue South and just off Lake Washington is a modern dweller’s dream. With 3 bedroom and 2.5 baths, the home was… Read More

Modern Plans in Phinney Ridge. BYOB

The perfect opportunity for a new, modern build with all your personal touches is available in Phinney Ridge. This lot at 321 N. 81st Street features the plans and permits for a 3135 sq. ft. home, complete with 4 bedrooms, an open floor plan, and multiple outdoor spaces. You just need to bring your own… Read More

Madison Park Mid-Century Living, Re-Imagined

We’ve enjoyed a few parties in this amazing home at 2236 38th Place E built in 1960 and totally re-imagined in 2010. It is hard to believe it has been six years since their remodel though. It looks practically brand new. Listed at just shy of $2m this home is 3,050 square feet and has… Read More

Remodeled MCM in West Seattle

5024 SW Prince Street, a mid-century modern in North Admiral (West Seattle), has undergone quite the transformation in less than twelve months! Built in 1966, it was sold last June for $648k, it is now back on the market at $1.25m after some significant renovations. Just check out the before pictures. We love the open… Read More