Sweeping Views from 1st Avenue

The view and location doesn’t get better than this! This 2 bedroom, 1.75 bathroom unit at 2021 1st Avenue was designed by former owner/architect Mark Reddington of Benaroya Hall & McCaw Hall and offers penthouse living in the heart of it all. The two-level, sub-penthouse has sweeping views from both of its two decks that… Read More

Interesting Sales Last Week

33 condos and townhouses sold last week in Seattle. In new construction condos, Escala closed on a 1-bedroom (#1707) while Gallery closed two more (#708 and #308) in its countdown to sold out. And in resales, it seems the storied sales we have to examine are in Belltown: 81 Vine St #504 Most notable for… Read More

Curvy Townhouse at Market Place Tower North

Every so often a listing escapes our notice here. Today, 88 Virginia #1 caught my eye. It’s a very curvy townhouse that’s a part of the Marketplace Tower North complex in Belltown that dropped its price to $749k from a high of $879k back in January. The unit is 1 bedroom and 1,288 square feet…. Read More

“Stunning Expression of the Minimalist Aesthetic”

I love this two-level modern listing just next to the Redfin offices at Market Place Tower North. It’s unit #E18 and is listed at $1,495m for 1,919 square feet: The unit has very similar views to my office. I love watching the ferries come and go, the cargo container ships and the police/coast guard are… Read More

MLS Watch: A few cool new units, reductions, etc.

Merrill Place The listing that really caught my eye this week is 97 S Jackson St #402. It just hit the market and looks to be a very nice 1,354 square foot, two bedroom corner unit loft downtown. At $428/square foot it is pretty reasonably priced at $579,000. Check out the photos! Seaboard Another neat… Read More