ecoBuilders Raising the Bar on New Construction


ecoBuilders is trying raise the bar with new construction with their listing at 304 24th Ave E on Capitol Hill. Listed at $1,449,950 the home has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, 3,192 square feet on a 4,600 square foot lot. And is stuffed full of features. Here’s the agent’s full description of what you get for… Read More

North Capitol Hill Roland Terry Mid-Century Modern


An absolutely incredible mid-century modern designed by Roland Terry hit the market yesterday at 2320 Delmar Dr E. It is one of those houses you don’t even know exists when you drive by. In fact, it is so incredible, I’ve already been to see it twice today! The main floor is u-shaped with a deck… Read More

Peter Bohlin Contemporary on Capitol Hill

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Did your home’s architect also design Seattle City Hall, Pixar Animation Studios, and many notable Apple stores around the world, including the 5th Ave glass cube?  This one’s did!  So, if you’re looking for some serious architectural bragging rights, this $1,390,000, 3 bedroom, 2.25 bath contemporary masterpiece at 2415 E. Highland Drive is perfect for… Read More

Rent Interlaken’s “Lyrical Restraint”


Back in 2012 2609 E Interlaken Blvd hit the market and was described as “lyrical restraint” (whatever that means!). It was listed at $1.85m and ended up selling for $1.623m. And it is now for rent for $5,900.month. Interested? It is 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms in 4,450 square foot on an unknown lot size. The… Read More

Affordable Capitol Hill Mid-Century Modern

1245 23rd Ave E - Exterior

Wish I was in the market for a place right now! Finally a reasonably affordable mid-century modern on Capitol Hill at 1245 23rd Ave E. And with views! 4 bedrooms, 2.75 bathrooms, 2,090 square feet, 5,940 square foot lot. Unrenovated kitchen and bath so you’ll be able to have it! Wish there was a deck… Read More

Pb Elemental – Modern Home Available


I am a big fan of Elemental Architecture formerly known as Pb Elemental and here is a 2008 1,787 square foot stand alone home on Capitol Hill/Central area for $715,000 (last sold in 2009 for $590,000.)  It appears very well maintained and has 2 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, rooftop deck (with fridge, grill and audio).  Each bedroom has a… Read More

2008 Interlaken Modern

1652 21st Ave E - Exterior

Here’s a modern home at 1652 21st Ave E built in 2008 that is a little more affordable than what we’ve been posting recently; it is only $800k (it sold brand new in 2008 for $835k). 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 2,050 square feet. I’m not too sure about that interior spiral staircase though. Odd!… Read More

This one has Style, Class AND Location


This home is a one of a kind gem reimagined by Seattle’s award winning architect, Tom Kundig (I am a huge fan.)  We wrote about the Kuruma House back in November 2012 when it last went on the market.  Now perhaps the time and the price ($1,750,000) is right for someone to snap up this unique 2 story, 2… Read More

Capitol Hill Mid-Century Modern

2115 E Crescent Dr - Exterior

Lots to love about this Capitol Hill mid-century modern at 2115 E Crescent Dr. Location, style, views, hot tub…. Only $1.875m for this 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 3,510 square foot place. Last on the market for a few months last spring but it didn’t sell. Last sold in 2007 for $1.28m. [google-map-v3 shortcodeid=”351fc52a” width=”540″ height=”350″… Read More

Macklemore’s $2.1m Capitol Hill House

1935 10th Ave E - Macklemore - Exterior

News broke this week that Ryan Lewis of Macklemore bought a big pad on the water in Magnolia. We’ve known for months that his pal Macklemore bought a place on Capitol Hill but couldn’t figure out which home. Thanks to a tipster and some further digging it appears Macklemore bought a $2.1m home on North… Read More

Capitol Hill Northwest Contemporary with VIEWS


Brand new construction with amazing views of Lake Union, Olympic Mountains and City.  This multi-level contemporary gem is 4 bedroom, 4 bath with a thoughtful open floor plan and boasts numerous elegant architectural and interior design features.  Highlights are studio loft with indoor/outdoor space, big back yard and double tandem garage.  The location speaks for itself…. Read More

New Modern in the Arboretum community


Brought to you by Winfield Homes, this newly constructed modern home is ideally located one block off Madison with easy access to great shops, restaurants and Seattle’s beautiful Washington Park Arboretum.  It stands 2 stories with a daylight basement/lower level, large deck and fenced back yard.  At over 3,300 square feet it offers 5 bedrooms, 3.25 baths and… Read More

Come home to this Urban Canyon in Capitol Hill


This 5-Star Built Green home is 1 of a 7-home community by Seattle builder, Graham Black, of gProjects and award winning architect, Brad Khouri, of b9architects.  Built in 2008 it initially sold for $660,000 and was used as a second home.  It is 1,688 square feet with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and 1 covered parking spot.  This SW corner… Read More

Which is Macklemore’s New Home?

723 Broadway E - Exterior

Capitol Hill Seattle reports that Seattle superstar Macklemore is under contract on a Capitol Hill home. Which means it is likely one of these $1m+ homes pending on the Hill. Which do you think would look best with a caddy out front? 723 Broadway Ave E – $1,750,000 – 3 beds, 2.75 baths, 5,433 square… Read More

Capitol Hill Contempoary

720 13th Ave - View

Rumor has it Macklemore is pending on a place on Capitol Hill which means one of these places. If I were him I would have bought the Kundig house on North Capitol Hill. Anyhow, if he falls out of contract, here’s another interesting place that just hit the market. 720 13th Ave is a contemporary… Read More

Mid-Century with Views of Portage Bay

2436 Delmar Dr E - Garage

I think this mid-century home at 2436 Delmar Dr E with views of Portage Bay has potential. There’s definitely some things I don’t like: the kitchen, TV over the fireplace and that weird sauna bedroom downstairs! But at $615k for 3 beds, 1.75 baths, and 2,660 square feet and two car garage it doesn’t seem… Read More

Build Your Own Capitol Hill _________

708 Summit Ave E - Elevation

There’s a half lot for sale on North Capitol Hill if you’d like to build your own modern or contemporary or ______. 708 Summit Ave E is an unknown lot size, but permitted for a 1,580 sf single family residence. Modern design 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathrooms with master suite and deck with city and lake… Read More

Featured Listing: Classic 1905 North Capitol Hill Home

1562 E Garfield St - Exterior

Looking for a classic 1905 home on Capitol Hill that has been tastefully updated? 1562 E Garfield St is listed at $1.3m which gets you a 4 bedroom, 3.25 bath, 3,807 square foot place on North Capitol Hill. We love the tasteful updates, finished attic, clawfoot tub, and of course the views! You can check… Read More

George Suyama Contemporary on Interlaken

1427 E Interlaken Blvd - Exterior

Seems like a lot of George Suyama designed homes are hitting the market these days. Today one is for sale at 1427 E Interlaken Blvd for $1.5m. 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 fireplaces, AC, attached 2-car garage. 3,570 square feet. Built in 1985 I suspect there are only 7 photos of the place because the… Read More

James Bond’s Summer Condo is for Rent (Sorta)

814 E Blaine - Exterior

The house, at 814 E Blaine St, that a Redfin agent has described as, “If James Bond had a summer condo in Seattle, this would be it. Sleek, modern styling, automatic blind raising/lowering buttons, glass partitions.” is now for rent. I guess no one was interested in a duplex with major I-5 noise for $1.25m…. Read More