18 Foot Ceilings In Belltown Loft – Rental

If you want to try the loft life, take a look at this one in Belltown.  Waterfront 2 blocks a way.  Pike Place Market, plenty of restaurants, bars, and music nearby. At 986 sq ft, this listing on craigslist is larger than most with room on the loft for an office or whatever in front… Read More

Belltown Loft for Sale at Site 17

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

$99k Condo at Belltown’s Site 17

You don’t see a lot of condos under $100k in downtown Seattle so unit 514 at Site 17 caught our eye. $99k for 1 bed, 1 bath, 513 square feet, what’s the catch?? Well there is that multi-million dollar assessment. You’d be on the hook for about $19k of it. Ouch. And oh yeah. No… Read More

Site 17’s Special Assessment for $2.2M

Occasionally, we’ve taken note of units listed or sold at Site 17 in Belltown. Site 17 is a 129-unit building that was converted to condos back in 2005. Most recently, I noted two former foreclosures closing for $130K and $106K on Aug 1. That did seem low for a Belltown condo building but I just… Read More

Interesting Sales Last Week

Seattle closed on 35 sales in condos and townhouses last week. Besides the notable $3M sale at 1521, new construction condos also closed at Trace North (#203), Gallery (#816), Olive 8 (#2810), and two at Escala (#503 & #1001). In terms of resales… 401 9th Ave N #103 A ground floor, 2-story unit at Veer… Read More

MLS Watch – $350k drop at Cosmo, Madison Lofts, Site 17

Wow, we go from a spring with no exciting units to a summer just jam packed with inventory. If you were sitting on the sidelines there is finally some good condos to choose from. Here’s a roundup of what’s caught my eye in the last week. Cosmo – Huge price drops Ashley has the scoop… Read More

Sunday Seattle Times

Here’s a look at what some of the ads were saying in this Sunday’s Seattle Times. Bolero: Prices starting at $180’s. 35 sold in 30 days. Brix: Coming soon to Capitol Hill. Canal Station: Phase II previewing now open Dwell Roosevelt: Buyer bonus on last 10 homes. Harwood: $4,000 buyer bonus. First 10 buyers, no… Read More

‘Last chance’ at Site 17

I got an email about Site 17 (which isn’t on my list since it’s almost fully occupied) and they have released their last 10 homes. They have 1 and 2 bedrooms as well as lofts starting from $245,000. If you’re interested in an affordable Belltown conversion you can check it out at 2440 Western Ave…. Read More

Seattle Times Sunday

What are the ads saying? Belmont Mansion: ‘Only 3 left’ Bolero: ’19 sold first week’ Noma: ‘60% sold’Magnuson Pointe: ‘Phase I sold out’ Olive 8: ‘New inventory just released!’ Site 17: ‘Only 16 remaining!’, ‘Final phase of inventory’