Big Wood Beams in Brix Loft

Fans of big wood beams and exposed wood ceilings will like #134, two story loft, at the Brix on Capitol Hill. Listed at $539k it is 1,172 square feet with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 1 parking spot. Check it out this Saturday and Sunday from noon to 3pm. Listing provided courtesy of Maggie Reaber,… Read More

Old School Capitol Hill

Here’s an old school Capitol Hill Place, unit L, at the Maryland Co-op on 13th. While we do like the mid-centuries, the moderns and the new, a well built old school place will catch our eye too! Built in 1910 this place has two bedrooms, one bathroom. From the photos it certainly looks like a… Read More

Capitol Hill 2 Story Condo With Terraced Patio/Yard

This 2 story condo was impressive when it was built in 1981.  Since then it’s 1,565 sq ft has being lovely upgraded.  Listing for $ 749,00, unit 101 at 714 Bellevue Ave E has 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, den, living room with 20 ft ceilings, and 500 sq ft of private patio/yard space. The kitchen… Read More

Large Lofty 2 Bedroom at The Opal

20 foot ceilings,  2 stories, 2 decks, on a corner of The Opal.  Listing at $699,950, unit 203 at 1605 E Pike St is a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, with 1,363 sq ft.  Other goodies include wide-plank oak hardwoods, gas fireplace, gas range, 2 walk-in closets in the master suite, den, and laundry room. On… Read More

Another Chance to Live Across from Starbucks Reserve Roastery

Unit 309 at Pike Lofts has sold, but unit 409 at 303 E Pike St is on the market. A 774 sq ft condo, it has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, and lists for $479,000.  Being on the SE corner gives you more light and gets you away from busy E Pike St.  High ceilings, ceiling… Read More

Milan Inspired Modern Building (with Views)

With views north, south and west; #601 at 714 Bellevue Ave E. should be an easy sale.   If that isn’t enough for you, there is one balcony off the living room, and another on the den side.  Listing for $674,500, this unit is a 2 bedroom, 1.75 bathroom, den/guest room, with 1,147 sq ft.  It… Read More

The Sanctuary – Unique Church Conversion on Capitol Hill

The Sanctuary is a 12 unit building, converted from a century old church.  Done in 2011, the developers were very limited in what changes they could make to the exterior.  Listing for $1,250,00, Unit 5 at 1517 E Denny Way has 2 bedrooms, 2.75 bathrooms, with 2,610 sq ft.  With the impressive 35′ ceilings on… Read More

Another Chance To Buy At Trace Lofts

This week we have a third floor (was the top floor of the old building), south facing unit on the market.  Unit 310, at 1408 12th Ave, is an open plan 1 bedroom with 1 bathroom.  Listing for $420,00, it has 684 sq ft; and the wood, windows, ceilings that Trace Lofts is known for. … Read More

Live Across from Starbucks Reserve Roastery

My friends place, unit 309 at Pike Lofts, just hit the market. Listed at $415k it is a one bedroom, one bathroom, 742 square foot condo in a building built in 1998. The nice thing about this unit is that it has a 245 square foot patio, brand new hardwood floors, and a fresh coat… Read More

Lake Union View Penthouse

Stunning views from this top floor, end unit, Capitol Hill condominium.  Listing for $619,00, 1210 Lakeview Blvd E #303 has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 1,477 sq ft.  Two story ceilings in the living area and windows to match.  Loft also has a view and is a perfect space for your office or den.  Both… Read More

Trace Lofts Interiors Among the Best on Capitol Hill

We have 174 posts that mention Trace Lofts.  You’d think somebody important on this blog owned a condo there.  Trace Lofts is in a converted 1909 mercantile warehouse, a couple of blocks south of Cal Anderson Park.  Unit 406 at 1408 12th Ave is on the market and worth seeing.  A south facing one bedroom, one… Read More

Penthouse At Tom Kundig Designed 1111 E Pike

Starting with a balcony off the front living area, to the back of the unit which leads you out to your large personal rooftop deck, this penthouse at 1111 E Pike St has room to spread out.  Face panels on the high-end appliances match the cabinets in the large, artistically designed kitchen.  The master bedroom… Read More

100 Year Old Capitol Hill Condo

Looking for your first condo? Check out this cute Capitol Hill place that is over 100 years old. 1414 E Harrison Unit I is a sizeable one bedroom at 1,043 square feet and I feel in love with the first two photos below. It is open Sunday from 1 to 3pm. Listing provided courtesy of… Read More

Live at Firehouse #25

We have a soft spot for firehouses. This week’s firehouse unit at 1406 Harvard Ave #16 certainly requires a lot less work than the last firehouse we featured. Listed at $365k for 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathrooms and 813 square feet it is right beside a QFC and will be super closet to the Whole Foods… Read More

Nicely Remodeled Highlander Condo

A very nicely remodeled unit at the 1965 Highlander condo building on Capitol Hill just hit the market. We love the work they did with the remodel in one of the rare concrete condo buildings on the Hill. Sounds like they didn’t spare any expenses: Bamboo floors & custom oak cabinetry are complimented by cool… Read More

Open House Sunday: November 9th

We’ve found a few homes of distinction to write about this weekend.  Two houses in Ballard and one condo at Firehouse 25 on Capitol Hill.  All have open houses on Sunday. 2832 NW 65th St Neighborhood:  Ballard Open House:  Sunday, November 9th,  2-4pm Love it or hate it, that front facade is different (if you… Read More

Must See Open Houses: November 1st and 2nd

Wow, it’s November already. There are 261 open houses this weekend, not bad for a rainy weekend in November.  Most are just one day, oddly Sunday seems to be that one day for many.  Isn’t there some big sporting event going on that day, as well as the US Grand Prix race?  We have another… Read More

A Tale Of Two Lofts On Capitol Hill

Finally, some more lofts hit the market.  First up is unit 236 at 530 Broadway E.  Listing for $425,000 ($444 a square foot), this 1.5 bathroom, loft unit at the Brix has 958 square feet.  The kitchen has a gas range/oven, double sink, and glass front upper cabinets.  The loft area looks roomy, has a… Read More

Top Floor Anhalt with Beams and Vaulted Ceiling

Blending of historical European building styles was popular here from the late nineteenth to the early twentieth century.  Belmont Court is one of Anhalt’s last multi-family examples, before his company went bankrupt and he moved on to single family construction.  Unit 17, at 750 Belmont Ave E, is a rare top floor condo, with vaulted… Read More

Condo in Capitol Hill’s Portofino Building

Unit 208 at 417 E Pine St, has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 902 square foot, and lists for $435,000.  It also has a small loft.  Portofino was built in 1919 as a warehouse, and was converted to living spaces in 1990, with 33 condos and 3 businesses.  If the great location doesn’t sell you; the… Read More