New Modern Central District Home

J&R Construction has built a nice looking single family home in the Central District at 2710 E Columbia St. Listed at $935k it is 2,810 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms on a 2,400 square foot lot. Looks like a nice place! Wide open spaces for entertaining, high-end kitchen and trendy master bath… Read More

The Perfect AirBNB Opportunity

Here’s the perfect opportunity to buy and live in an UrbnLivn worthy house while renting out two suites on AirBNB. The home is pretty ideally located in the Central District at 1206 E Barclay Ct. Originally built in 1909 it was remodeled in the early 2000’s by Seattle glass artist James Nowak. After buying a… Read More

A 1907 Dutch Colonial For Today

We always like a good before & after house.  This time its a complete renovation of this 1907 Dutch Colonial, bringing into the 21st century. Listed for $759,000, 807 24th Ave is 3 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom home, with 1,630 sq ft.  As well as the structural renovation work; rooms have been opened up, central radiant… Read More

Variety In Layouts, Rooftop Decks For All

DEP Homes has 10 new detached homes on the market, with completion starting in mid-October. The example that is listed for DEP City 15 Phase II at 121 16 Ave, is $719,950 for a 3 bedroom, 2.25 bathroom, with 1,708 sq ft.  These are detached homes, all with rooftop decks.  They are targeting 4-star Built… Read More

1920’s Grocery Store – Remodeled!

A reader gave us a heads up about a cool 1920’s grocery store that has had a studs out remodel at 112 18th Ave. Looks like a sweet cross between artsy and funky and modern in the Central District. Listed at $489k it is 1 bedroom, 1.5 baths and 1,200 square feet on a 1,751… Read More

Tiny House Trend: Ballard, Central District, Greenlake

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

While living at 1615 E Columbia St we watched as Isola Homes built two single family homes one lot over from our neighbors at [google-map-v3 shortcodeid=”7fbb6e6f” width=”100%” height=”350″ zoom=”15″ maptype=”roadmap” mapalign=”center” directionhint=”false” language=”default” poweredby=”false” maptypecontrol=”true” pancontrol=”true” zoomcontrol=”true” scalecontrol=”true” streetviewcontrol=”true” scrollwheelcontrol=”false” draggable=”true” tiltfourtyfive=”false” enablegeolocationmarker=”false” enablemarkerclustering=”false” addmarkermashup=”false” addmarkermashupbubble=”false” addmarkerlist=”725 17th Ave, seattle, wa{}1-default.png” bubbleautopan=”true” distanceunits=”miles” showbike=”false” showtraffic=”false”… Read More

2 SFHs and 2 Townhouses on Yesler

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. [google-map-v3 shortcodeid=”e61f02ae” width=”100%” height=”350″ zoom=”15″ maptype=”roadmap” mapalign=”center” directionhint=”false” language=”default” poweredby=”false” maptypecontrol=”true” pancontrol=”true” zoomcontrol=”true” scalecontrol=”true” streetviewcontrol=”true” scrollwheelcontrol=”false” draggable=”true”… Read More

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

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!

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

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. [google-map-v3 width=”540″ height=”350″ zoom=”15″ maptype=”roadmap” mapalign=”center” directionhint=”false” language=”default” poweredby=”false” maptypecontrol=”true” pancontrol=”true” zoomcontrol=”true” scalecontrol=”true” streetviewcontrol=”true” scrollwheelcontrol=”false” draggable=”true” tiltfourtyfive=”false” enablegeolocationmarker=”false” addmarkermashup=”false” addmarkermashupbubble=”false” addmarkerlist=”1917 E Alder St, seattle, wa{}1-default.png” bubbleautopan=”true”… Read More

Another New House in Central District

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

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

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

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

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

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