Tiny House Trend: Ballard, Central District, Greenlake

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There are quite a few small houses on the market right now, but I’ve whittled them down to three top picks.  No mega-mansions here.  All are Craftsmans under 1,000 square feet built between 1900 and 1914, the last time small was chic. Pick #1:  7357 14th Ave. NW Listed for $399,950, this 910 sq ft,… Read More

Two Isola Homes in the Central District

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While living at 1615 E Columbia St we watched as Isola Homes built two single family homes one lot over from our neighbors at . I’m sure Isola was waiting paitiently for 1615 to close, which it did this past week, before deciding what to list their homes at. 1615 was listed at $715k and… Read More

2 SFHs and 2 Townhouses on Yesler

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DEP Homes just listed 2714 E Yesler Way part of “Yesler Residences”, two townhomes and two free-standing single family homes, each with 3 bedrooms and 2.25 baths, rooftop decks, off-street parking. 2714 is $537k for 1,789 square feet.

Contemporary and Cool in Seattle’s Central District


Beautifully executed modern 5-Star Built Green 2 story home by Dwell Development.  Highlights are reclaimed wide plank floors, high windows, designer lighting and a stylish ADU (accessory dwelling unit) on the ground floor.  Offered at $829,000, a nice bump from $649,000 in 2011, it boasts an open and spacious 2520 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths and 1… Read More

Big Central District House

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Think those $750k townhouses popping up all over the Central District are overpriced? Here’s a real house, that is about the same price ($729k) but much bigger. 2002 E Jefferson St has 4 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms and 2,481 square feet. Also has a double car garage, something you won’t find with my townhouses. Built Green… Read More

New Central District Homes with Heated Garage!

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These modern standalone houses in Central District are beautifully designed with well placed accents. Barcelo homes built 4 of these detached houses with 3 bedrooms, 3,25 bathrooms at 2,607 square feet. It is located in the Central area where you can easily access the highway. The navy mosaic accent in the open plan kitchen matches the… Read More

Yet Another New Central District House

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Yet another Central District new construction house! 1917 E Alder St is 3 beds, 2.5 baths, 2,340 square feet for $789k. Open this Sunday from 1 to 4pm.

Another New House in Central District

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This house reminds me of the original Bauhaus building with its vertically listed number.  I love the perfect symmetry of the exterior and its succinct simplicity. It is newly built with 3 bedrooms, 2,25 bathrooms in a 1,701 square feet space and listed at $549,950. There is ample space in the backyard in an elongated shape…. Read More

Pikes Follies – 3 Central District Modern Homes

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I have a hard time taking a project by the name of Pikes Follies seriously. But if you’re looking for a new construction modern home sometimes you gotta look past goofy marketing. These three places are on Capitol Hill on 19th Ave. I’m guessing one of them is already pending since there are only two… Read More

Modern Central District House

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We’ve been walking by the four standalone houses going up at 1121 16th Ave for months now. So it is exciting to finally see it on the MLS! I was going to write that $839k for a 3 bed, 3.5 bath, 1,936 square foot place was overpriced since there are essentially four houses squeezed onto… Read More

New Modern Central District House

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Happy Thanksgiving! …This spring we moved to 16th and Columbia and have just loved living just a little bit out of the main Pike/Pine action in the Central District’s SeattleU neighborhood. And for months now we’ve been walking by this pair of houses for sale at 16th and Marion just a block away from us…. Read More

Coming Soon: Contemporary Homes at 18th and Columbia


Two new contemporary homes are coming to 18th and Marion. According to the flyer I grabbed this weekend as I was driving by. They’re targeting a June 2013 completion. Designed by Julian Weber they’re being built by Benjamin Custom Homes. 2,100 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. 5 star built green. If you’re interested, the… Read More

Central Seattle “Green-built Modern Farmhouse”


I love this little “Green-built Modern Farmhouse” in Central Seattle on 27th. 191 27th Ave is $659k, 3 beds, 2.25 baths and 2,160 square feet. Just wish it didn’t have a detached garage.

Central District NW Contemporary

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One of these days I’ll grow up and move out of the craziness at 12th and Pike. If I were something like 1429 21st Ave would really catch my eye. Loft-y feel, rustic elements, big back yard. Priced at $615k you get 4 beds, 2 baths, 2, 2,365 square feet. No garage though. It last… Read More

Loft-y Built Green Central District Townhome

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I love this townhome at 825 18th Ave (Marion & 18th). Loft-y feeling kitchen with exposed wood ceiling, Built Green, garage parking, and a killer BBQ setup. Plus it is within walking distance to 14th and Union which has all kinds of good new places popping up. Listed at $559k for 3 beds, 2.5 baths,… Read More

Can’t Miss It: Modern Home Tours Comes to Seattle on September 29


UPDATE: One of the homes (3615 Woodlawn Ave N, Seattle, 98103) is no longer a part of the tour.  In its place, architecture firm Hutchison & Maul are offering public tours of their deliciously modern studio. Modern Home Tour is coming to Seattle! On Saturday, September 29, six to ten of Seattle’s most innovative homes… Read More

Chic Modern in Central Area Pending in 3 Days

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310 19th Ave We knew this brand new modern home from designer Isola Homes was too good to last on the market; it went pending in just three days. If you check out the neighborhood, the surrounding dwellings around the home are quite cookie cutter, so my guess is by the time this savvy structure… Read More

Central District ’80s Contemporary

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The rain and trying to recover my feet after an epic ski trip kept me from hiking or skiing today so I ventured out and saw 835 15th Ave at its open house. The house is at 15th and Marion, just a few blocks away from where I live. Nice corner lot. Garage entrance off… Read More