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

Loft Living in a Madison Valley House

I get a lot of inquiries from folks looking for two bedroom lofts. But the thing is that two bedrooms are super rare, only a few exist in the city. Well, here’s a two bedroom home, but the interior feels like living in a loft. So the best of both worlds! Located in Madison, it… Read More

New-ish Madison Valley Playhouse

1810 23rd Ave is a Playhouse built home from 2012. The 1,755 square foot, 3 bedroom, 2.25 bathroom home sold new for $599k in 2012 and is now listed at $798k. It has a bright airy design with nice views of the Cascades and Bellevue. Listing provided courtesy of Sarah Rudinoff, John L. Scott.

Madison Valley Modern Contemporary

This 2012 contemporary (listing’s description) in Madison Valley, is one of those houses that probably looks even more dramatic in person.  Listing for $1,125,000, 519 28th Ave E is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom house, with 2,672 sq ft.  The 3 story entryway is filled with light, spilling into the living room.  As well as… Read More

The Japanese Farmhouse in Madison Valley III

After selling last year (?), the Japanese farm house in Madison Valley, 415 26th Ave E, is back on the market.  From the street the structure presents as fairly unassuming (picture is of the back), but inside you’ll find unique features such as shoji screens, a tatami room, 30-foot ceilings, and a skybridge.  Designed by… Read More

Bathroom For 6?

Never seen a listing boast how many people it’s master bath could support before, “Grandiose Masterbath w/ monumental spaces that likely could accommodate 6 people.” Perfect for an orgy? Very curious marketing strategy. So if you’re looking for not just a grandiose masterbath but also a grandiose looking modern check out 2612 E Denny Way…. Read More

3 Isola Homes in Madison Valley

Isola Homes has built another three homes, this time in Madison Valley. They were designed by Caron Architecture. One of them, 124 27th Ave E, hit the market at $799,000 this weekend. 3 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms, 1,830 square feet. No garage, but it does have off street parking. We like the rooftop deck and that… Read More

Featured Listing: 3 Isola Homes in Madison Valley

Three single family homes built by Isola Homes just hit the market in Madison Valley. One has already sold, two are for sale. One of the homes for sale is 122 27th Ave E. It is 3 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms, 1,830 square feet, with 1 parking stall and listed for $779k. Here’s what they have… 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

George Suyama Remodel in Washington Park

Yet another George Suyama touched home. This time a remodel at 815 Hillside Dr E in Washington Park with great views of Lake Washington. $1.985m for 3 beds, 3.25 baths, 3,740 square feet. Last sold in 2002 for $1,245,000. Remodel likely was after that… [google-map-v3 width=”540″ height=”350″ zoom=”15″ maptype=”roadmap” mapalign=”center” directionhint=”false” language=”default” poweredby=”false” maptypecontrol=”true” pancontrol=”true”… Read More

Live/Work in Madison Valley

Live/work fans, there’s one up for grabs in Madison Valley at 2331 E Madison. Currently an art gallery, it is 1,484 square feet, 2 bathrooms, and a nice looking wrapup around deck. Only $525k. Last sold in 2010 for $500k. [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”… Read More

Playhouse’s Inclination in Madison Valley

Playhouse’s newest home, “Inclination”, at 323 30th Ave E, has a few noteworthy features. But first the basics, $929k gets you 3 beds, 2.25 baths and 2,746 square feet. What makes it noteworthy is its street to street lot, massive garage that could fit 6 cars or a lot of bikes in my case. I… Read More

New Pb Elemental in Madison Valley

I really like this new construction Pb Elemental home in Madison Valley at 2502 E Olive St. It is 2,185 square feet, 3 beds, 3.25 bathrooms. Priced at $817,000 it has now been on the market 5 days. Lots of windows, garage, air conditioning, roof top deck (with a sink! I hope they ran a… Read More

The Japanese Farm House in Madison Valley is Back

Last on the market in 2011, but after never selling, the Japanese farm house in Madison Valley at 415 26th Ave E is back. From the street, the structure presents as fairly unassuming, but inside you’ll find unique features such as shoji screens, a tatami room, 30-foot ceilings, and a skybridge. Designed by George Suyama… Read More

My New Favorite House

I’m a big fan of architect, Eric Cobb, so its no surprise my new favorite home for sale is 315 25th Ave E. A stunning modern home he designed with a lot of concrete, steel and glass. It isn’t cheap at $1,395,000 for 3 bedrooms, 2.75 baths, 3,183 square feet. But it also boasts a… Read More

Another Unsuspecting Gem: Madison Valley Edition

Welcome to Chad! Chad is a long time urbnlivn reader and a friend who works at Redfin. While he used to be a real estate agent he now spends his days working out of Redfin’s HQ. Chad has a more craftsmen bent than I do so expect a little more diversity in what you see… Read More

New Construction Modern Blocks from Madison Park

Sweet new construction modern in Madison Park at 2032 41st Ave E just a couple blocks from Madison Park. $1.6m for 4 beds, 2.5 baths, 3,219 square feet. Built by Isola Homes who purchased the previous tear down/land in mid 2011 for $475k. I like it! It is open this Sunday from 1 to 4pm… Read More

A Stunning Modern Home

I find real estate descriptions are often too flowery, using adjectives that don’t quite match reality. But the first word in the following listing is the same word that came to my mind: stunning. And that’s just for the exterior. I’ve walked by this home on 26th Ave (between Olive and Pine) before and really… Read More

Another Mid-Century Masterpiece Hits the Market

A tranquil garden gives way to a dramatic vaulted glass entry in this Madison Park Mid-Century at 3827 E Crockett St just listed for $1,195,000.  Built in 1963, this 2,550 square foot, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath house has been updated over the years, but modern amenities blend seamlessly with the original style of the home…. Read More

Madison Valley Eco Modern

Brand new 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath on 28th, just steps from the mid-Madison retail district and Arboretum.  For $879,950, you get 2,672 square feet of urban sophistication loaded with Built Green certified amenities, like R24 exterior insulation, hydronic in-floor heat, high efficiency tankless hot water, and a TPO lifetime roof. The zoned open plan main… Read More