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All White, Ultra Modern Condo

Enjoy Pioneer Square’s renaissance from this all white, ultra modern, double condo at the Olympic Block building at 100 1st Ave South. Unit 15/16 just hit the market for $1.5m which gets you a 2,250 square foot, two floor condo with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. Plus two parking spots! I have to say, I… Read More

U Place at Union Bay – Condos Coming to the U-District

We were surprised to read this morning in the PSBJ that a new condo building is not just coming to the area but has already broken ground! U Place at Union Bay is a 244-unit mixed-use condo project in the U-District close to U-Village at 4603 Union Bay Place NE. Of the 244 condos, 217… Read More

The Odessa Condos Coming to Madison Park

Frustrated with the lack of condos coming up? Don’t despair, The Odessa, a three-unit condo building at 2307 43rd Ave E, announced today that they’re coming to Madison Park. All the units hit the MLS today: Unit A – $2,550,000 Unit B – $2,750,000 Unit C – $3,150,000 Built by Barcelo Homes, and designed in… Read More

Luma Availability

Here’s an update of what is left at Luma, as of yesterday. ~25 units left.

A Few Notable Big Sales This Week

Two, very expensive condos, changed status this week. First off was a penthouse at Escala that was the inspiration for 50 Shades of Grey. It hit the market, four people looked at it, and then it went pending! It went pending so fast we didn’t have time to blog it up. Read more at the… Read More

Two bedroom at Leona

The Leona, on the south slope of Queen Anne is a nice building. Leona was originally built in 1907 and then during the last cycle, the developer, Barrientos, took it down to the studs, rebuilt and retrofitted to be entirely new and contemporary inside. Barrientos retained the original historic exterior while creating interiors with 21st… Read More

Lumen Condo with a Bar

This must be the first sub-million dollar condo we’ve seen with its own bar! Unit T211 in the modern, Lumen building, is a 768 square foot one bedroom that has a galley kitchen, plus bar area. Perfect for the amateur mixologist! If you like clean lines, exposed concrete and the convenience of living above a… Read More

Last Condo at Insignia Under $1m

Insignia, now 96% sold, is down to their last condo under $1m. It is unit 3501N, a two bedroom, 2 bath, 1,003 square feet (gross) place facing south-east. We helped someone just a few floors down from this, in the same stack, buy. I love the covered patio and it is a good layout with… Read More

Madison Loft!

Loft living next to to the Arboretum in Madison Park! 2914 E Madison St #302 is a 1,035 square foot loft with 15 ceilings, wall of windows and a rooftop deck. Looks like they ditched the traditional upright fridge and put in a Perlick horizontal fridge to more efficiently use the space and make the… Read More

Insignia 96%, Luma 85%, Gridiron 21%, Nexus 80%

The big news this month is that Insignia North closed almost everyone who has been patiently waiting for it to finish and that Luma started closings September 6th. Both buildings are now down to less than 30 units left. Once those sell, the next big new condo project will be Gridiron in 2017 and Nexus… Read More

Luma 85% Sold – Sold Out By T-Giving??

Since the sales team moved into the building upon its completion a week or so ago, they’ve been on fire selling a ton of units. Today Luma has announced they’re now 85% sold (so 25 units left). Originally I was predicting they’d be sold out by Christmas but might need to revise that estimate to… Read More

Luma Over 75% Sold

Luma, one of the few new condos going up in the city, is almost done, with closings and move-ins starting next week. They’re also, getting close to being sold out with less than 38 units remaining. We’ve toured the building a few times last week with interested clients and attended a buyer’s walk-through yesterday with… Read More

First Hill Live/Work at Luma

Readers looking for the ever elusive live/work space. The one and only live/work unit at Luma is back on the market after the buyer switched units. Unit 105 is on the ground floor, east side of the building. At 1,233 square feet you’ll have lots of space. And at $649k it won’t break the bank…. Read More

The Ultimate in High Rise Luxury

We don’t often blog about Bellevue real estate, but I don’t think we’ve ever seen a condo quite like this in the greater Seattle area! Listed at $13.9m this penthouse unit at Bellevue Towers is 6,398 square feet of indoor space and 3,000 feet of outdoor space. The place looks like an entertainers dream home…. Read More

Luxury Living at Escala

Here is one of the nicest units at Escala to re-sell. Unit #2704 is a rare F floor plan that opens from your private elevator entry to your 2,442 square foot, 2 bedroom and den, 2.25 bathroom condo. What makes this one special is the extensive remodels from 2014; custom millwork, slab Bottochino marble, dramatic… Read More

Boutique Condo on Capitol Hill

We’re big fans of the Crawford, a boutique condo building on Capitol Hill of just 10 units built in 2001. Steps from Melrose Market and Linda’s, you’re in the center of Capitol Hill action, but not in a cookie cutter apartment. Unit #201 there just hit the market for $608,000 which gets you a 1,150… Read More

Luma 75% Sold, Less Than 45 Homes Left

Sales at Luma have been picking up steam: LUMA Condominium is now closing in on 75% sold. The building is nearing completion and our buyers’ closings are scheduled to begin in the next few weeks. Currently there are two model units that can be toured by appointment; later this month, the sales center will be… Read More

Olive 8 Corner Unit on the 37th Floor

Enjoy killer views from the corner unit of this 37th floor unit at Olive 8. Unit 3702 is 1,586 square feet with two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Plus two parking spots and storage. We love the wall of floor-to-ceiling windows and living above the Hyatt must be a blast as you get to enjoy their… Read More

West Facing Two Bedroom at Insignia

Another buyer in Insignia’s North Tower has decided to sell before moving in (here’s our earlier post on the subject). So here’s your chance to get a never-been-lived-in two bedroom condo with killer west views. Unit N2407 is a 1,523 square foot, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, in Seattle’s latest, and greatest, new construction condo. Just… Read More

The Coolest Townhouse Ever?

I suspect this is the coolest townhouse we’ll blog about all year! It is a unit #12 at the Sanctuary on Capitol Hill. The Sanctuary was formerly a First Church of Christ Scientist and was converted to condos in 2012. #12 is huge at 2,952 square feet with 3 bedrooms, 3.25 bathrooms, spread over four… Read More