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Must See Open Houses: October 25th and 26th

3049 59th Ave SW unit A_front

Now with 340 open houses, it’s picking up a bit this weekend [updated].  To be balanced, we have a condo in Belltown, four new townhouses in Alki, and a mid-century view house in Laurelhurst. 3049 59th Ave SW unit A Neighborhood: Alki Open House:  Saturday, October 25, 1-4pm  and  Sunday, October 26, 1-4pm This is… Read More

Must See Open Houses: October 18th & 19th

5400 Princeton Ave NE_front

There are 398 open houses this wet weekend.  Start your house hunting with my previous post ‘Modern Townhouses near Beacon Hill Light Rail’.  Then northeast to a spacious new contemporary on the Burke Gilman trail, and back south for a Belltown live/work loft. 5400 Princeton Ave NE Neighborhood: Hawthorne Hills Open House: Saturday, Oct. 18,… Read More

Must See Open Houses: October 4th and 5th

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This weekend there are 432 open houses to pick from, so another busy weekend.  160 are for listings less than a week old, so there are some new ones to check out.  All the selections have water views this week.  We’ll start with a new listing at One Pacific Tower in Belltown, go to North… Read More

1,781 Square Foot Loft at 66 Bell St

66 Bell St unit B-302_open area

with private rooftop deck.  66 Bell St or Belltown Lofts, is a converted 1908 warehouse.  Unit B-302 seems to be the southern upper corner unit, with 2 bedroom areas and 1.5 bathrooms, listing for $1,200,000.  The master bedroom has light and ventilation from the top of a row of windows, not sure about the second… Read More

Must See Open Houses: September 13 and 14

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[Update: we're up to 490, get looking] Open houses are back in business, this weekend there are 490 open houses in Seattle.  We’ll start with a home on Lake Washington, swing by Magnolia for a 2012 modern, find affordable 12 foot high concrete ceilings in Belltown, and finish up in Capitol Hill with a top… Read More

My Favorite Belltown Condo Building

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Harbour Heights, 2621 2nd Ave, is a condominium building in the northern part of Belltown.  It has a unique design, with the rooms being arranged around large triangular decks.  Built in 1980 of concrete and steel, with a bias towards concrete, it is very quite inside.  If I’m not mistaken, even the walls between the… Read More

Live/Work To Start The Work Week

2716 Elliott Ave 201_liv

I’ve managed to come up with two live/work condos: a dramatic, affordable loft in Lake City (NE Seattle); and this roomy two story at the Bellora in Belltown with “Noticeably high ceilings” (Redfin tour notes). Unit 201/101 at 2716 Elliott Ave has 1 bedroom, 2.25 bathrooms and is 1,540 square feet.   Last time we blogged… Read More

Live/Work at Trio

3104 Western Ave - 104 - Living

Live/works are hard to come by but one just came up at Trio: 3104 Western Ave, Unit 104. Sizeable too at 1,306 square feet. One bedroom (loft), 1.5 bathrooms. Plus concrete floors, it’s own entrance and a kitchen and bath very reminiscent of everything built in 2007/2008 :). Listed at $450,000 it was on the… Read More

NY Style Loft in Belltown

66 Bell St - 306 - Living

Here’s a sweet looking Belltown loft. Exposed brick, actual loft area, 20′ ceilings, steel flooring, 500 square foot rooftop deck and views of the sound. 66 Bell St #306 is listed at $449k. Last year in hit the market in January for $549k but had its price cut over the months to $499k before going… Read More

Potential Gem: Belltown Loft $249k

66 Bell St - Exterior

No interior pictures make us wonder if this Belltown Loft at 66 Bell St is a good deal at $249k or not. Why don’t you check it out and let us know? :) [google-map-v3 shortcodeid=”87e10fc4″ 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”… Read More

Parc Lawsuit Settled But For How Much?

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Jeff has word that the Parc lawsuit has been settled: This dates back to a January 4th 2013 filing where The Parc-Belltown Condominium Association filed a notice of Complaint For Damages against Western and Clay, LLC and affiliates. The suit, like many others in the city alleged that there were a large number of construction… Read More

Big Penthouse at Mosler Lofts

2720 3rd Ave - ph4 - Living

Here’s a nearly 2,000 square foot penthouse at Mosler Lofts. It doesn’t have the soaring ceilings of the north facing penthouses but it still boasts incredible views and is roomy with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. I love how the living room wall opens up to the deck. Listed at $1.69m it sold brand new… Read More

Huge Live/Work in Banner Building

80 Vine St - Unit 2604 - Living Room

Definitely one of the larger live/work units we’ve seen come up in recent years, this 1,750 square foot condo in the Banner Building has potential. 16′ ceilings, two stories, lots of windows, concrete floors… Dues are reasonable at $473 a month. Unclear what the parking situation is. At $699k you’d probably have to put a… Read More

Belltown Loft for Sale at Site 17

1. Belltown Loft for Sale - exterior

The Site 17 is building is conveniently located in a bustling segment of Belltown with multitude of bars, cafes, banks, hair salons and late night convenient stores nearby. You are a block away from happy hours, brunches and more. What I like about the loft at Site 17 is that the bedroom has high enough… Read More

81 Vine Penthouse Corner Loft

81 Vine St - Unit 506 - Exterior

Loft fans, here’s a top floor corner unit penthouse for you in the 81 Vine building in Belltown. It isn’t in the original building section, but perched on-top in the two floors added to the top. It does have some big timber beams though which is a nice touch. 891 square feet, floor to ceiling… Read More

Banner Building Penthouse

80 Vine St - Unit 703 - Living Room

It pains me when people take cool lofts and remodel them with contemporary bedrooms and bathrooms. But if you can look past that, look past the tiny photos, unit 703, a penthouse at the Banner Building, is probably pretty cool. Though not cheap. 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathrooms, 1,555 square feet for $1,095,000. Looks like it… Read More

New listing in a Belltown Boutique Building

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Welcome to 81 Vine St,  a 1914 factory lovingly restored by Geise Architects (who also houses their studio office here.)   We are very fond of this building with its historic roots and only 24 mixed use live/work goodness.  The units here are quite varied and unique and the location can’t be beat.  This unit is 1 bedroom,… Read More

Fully Furnished Belltown Loft

81 Vine Street Interior

Meet unit 300. This 1,840 square foot 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom meets all the requirements of a stellar loft: exposed brick, views of the sound, vaulted ceilings, a sleeping loft for guests, distressed hardwood floors, the list goes on. What got me was the library-esque ladder in the master bedroom and built-in office space for… Read More

Two Lofts in the Austin Bell Building

2324 1st Ave - Unit 209 - Exterior

Last week two lofts in the Austin Bell Building in Belltown hit the market. Both are two story, full height lofts with massive windows. The largest, and most interesting is unit 204. 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,180 square feet. $645k. Killer views of the sound. This one has a relatively recently updated kitchen but it… Read More