New $759k Home on Fauntleroy

4137 Fauntleroy Way SW - Exterior

Another day, another new construction West Seattle home… Here’s a $759k home right on Fauntleroy at 4137 Fauntleroy Way SW. It’s a decent size too at 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 3,052 square feet with two car garage. We like the wide plank floors, waterfall island in the kitchen, rooftop deck… We don’t like the… Read More

Potential West Seattle Mid-Century Gem?

5812 SW Spokane St

Hard to gather much about the home at 5812 SW Spokane St. The agent only took one photo and didn’t even get out of the car to take it! And the description couldn’t be much shorter, “View Home. This home features 4 Bed & 3 Bath. Great location in Alki Point. Need TLC. Hurry it… Read More

Isola Home in Fauntleroy

5020 SW 97th St - Exterior

It is incredible how many homes Isola Homes is cranking out. Here’s another one, this time in West Seattle at 5020 SW 97th Street. 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 3,182 square feet, huge rooftop deck, 3 car garage, Looks like they built two homes side by side. One is already pending. This one is listed at… Read More

Genesee Mid-Century Modern with a Pool

4721 53rd Ave SW - Living

I’m digging this West Seattle / Genesee Mid-Century modern at 4721 53rd Ave SW (1967 is still mid-century right?). Sizable at 5 bedrooms, 2.75 bathrooms and 3,578 square feet. Looks totally livable so you can take your time updating bathroom and kitchen. And just in time for summer there’s a pool with a view. $950,000…. Read More

Newer West Seattle Modern

1933 48th Ave SW - Exterior

A newer modern West Seattle home at 1933 48th Ave SW just hit the market. Listed at $1,495,950 it is selling for less than what they paid for it new in 2007 which was $1,525,000. In hindsight was a terrible year to buy a home. 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 3,460 square feet. The skylight in… Read More

Re-modeled Sand Point Mid-Century Modern

5300 NE 85th St - Living

Now this is a hot mid-century modern over in Sand Point! 5300 NE 85 St is 4 bedrooms, 2.75 bathrooms and 3,650 square feet. I love the views, the wood on the ceiling, exposed brick, big fireplace, remodeled kitchen. This is the one! Just need to do a little work to update the bathrooms. Listed… Read More

Includes Whimsical Murals

Mural 1

I don’t care much for the house at 3425 39th Ave SW in West Seattle but it sure does have some cool murals by Ryan Henry Ward.

Seattle Modern Home Tour 2014


Urbnlivn had the privilege once again this year to partake in the annual Seattle Modern Home Tour.  The self guided tour took us through some of the best North Western modern designs by local architects; some are for sale and some just for design showcase. The tour took us from West Seattle to Magnolia to Leschi to Madison Valley,… Read More

Newly Built West Seattle Home on 18th Ave W

1.  West Seattle House for Sale - exterior

A newly built house with sleek white interior design is up for sale in West Seattle. It  is 2,090 square feet in size with 3 bedrooms and 2,5 bathrooms for $474,990. The location is close to freeways, parks and shops. It has a great asymmetrical design on the exterior with a similarly built house right next door. The garage can… Read More

Mid-Century Modern with Killer Views

2208 Walnut Ave SW - Living Room

Another listing with mediocre photos! But if we look past them and the furniture choices, I think this mid-century modern is probably a gem. 2208 Walnut Ave SW in North Admiral is huge at nearly 4,000 square feet and has killer views of downtown Seattle across the water. Priced at $995k you get 3 bedrooms,… Read More

West Seattle Mid-Century Before & After

4500 50th Ave Sw - Exterior

Here’s another mid-century remodel for you with before and after pictures! 4500 50th Ave SW was bought back in August of 2013 for $353k and is now on the market for $755k. It is now a 5 bedroom, 2.75 bath, 3,280 square foot home. After: Before:

New West Seattle Home a Block from the Water

1. West Seattle Home for Sale - exterior

The newly built West Seattle home on 59th ave provides an uninterrupted view from its 1000 square feet rooftop and is a mere block walking distance to the water. Concrete floor, exposed “floating” staircase, walk-in closet and an amazing open plan kitchen – this house is the epitome of pristine modern dwelling. The floor to ceiling windows… Read More

70′s Contemporary Before & After Photos

2912 SW Henderson St - Exterior

It has been too long since we’ve had some good before and after remodel pics! Fortunately the folks behind the Fauntleroy remodel at 3912 SW Henderson St were kind enough to send us some before pictures. They bought the home last year for $537k, remodeled it, filled in the pool, and it is now on… Read More

New Construction in North Admiral

5016 SW Admiral Way - Exterior 2

West Seattle fans, here’s a new construction modern home in North Admiral for you. 5015 SW Admiral Way is a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 2,816 square foot place. $799k. We love the rooftop deck, two car garage see-thru fireplace. Land sold for $200k back in February.

Open House: Newly Constructed West Seattle Home Jan 4-5

3417 35th Ave SW Exterior

A newly constructed multi-level home located at 3417 35th Ave SW is scheduled to hold an open house this weekend. Check out dazzling views of the Sound from its 180 degree wrap-around cedar deck this Saturday from 12-3pm or Sunday from 12:30-2:30pm. This modern West Seattle abode is a 3 bedroom, 2.75 bathroom residential home. As… Read More

Love This Kitchen….and Bathroom

Kitchen at 4121 39th Ave SW by LimeLite Development

I don’t cook much but I would try if I had this sleek kitchen. The light grey backsplash provides a wonderful contrast to the wood cabinets and quartz countertop… The kitchen is a standout feature of a new West Seattle home that came on the market a few days ago. Unfortunately for us – but… Read More

Brand New West Seattle Home with Huge Backyard

1 West Seattle House for Sale house view

Another great modern home by the Playhouse architects. The house has 4 bedrooms, 3,25 bathrooms at 3,220 square feet with a garage attached for 2 parking spots. The listed price is $775,000. The layout is open spaced and interior finished with hardwood floor – a blank canvas for you to release your interior design creativity…. Read More

Stunning West Seattle MCM Pending in 3 Days


What a hot market! A $1.3m mid-century modern in West Seattle went pending in 3 days. 4576 53rd Ave SW is 3 beds, 2.25 baths, 2,400 square feet and is absolutely stunning. Walls of windows, views of the Sound, Pedini kitchen, polished floors…

West Seattle Mid-Century Modern


I love the exterior of the West Seattle mid-century modern at 3203 51st Ave SW. It is a 4 beds, 2.5 baths, 3,570 square foot home. Probably appropriately priced at $750k but you’re going to need to put in a new kitchen and new bathrooms. And you’ll probably want to rip out the carpet, switch… Read More

West Seattle New Construction

1333 42nd Ave SW

Two flashy new construction modern homes in West Seattle to check out this sunny weekend. Let’s start with my fave, 1333 42nd Ave SW. This is really close to Alki beach. $1,095m for 3 beds, 3.5 baths, 3,000 square feet. I love the rooftop deck and view from the bedroom. Too bad there is no… Read More