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

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

Killer Deck. Very Questionable Interiors

Wow, I love the idea of a 1,100 square foot roof top deck at Pike Lofts which is what you get with 303 E Pike St, Unit 2. However, you also get a completely remodeled place with “texture & style”. Unit 2 (odd numbering for a penthouse unit) hit the market at $695k for 1,132… Read More

Light Filled at Pike Lofts

Walls of windows with views of the Seattle skyline and green treetops fill this Pike Lofts 2 bedroom, 1.75 bath with light.  Last sold in 2001 for $392,000, this 1,102 square foot unit at 303 E. Pike St, #303 is currently listed for $450,000.  Ten-foot ceilings and an open living space create an airy feeling throughout,… Read More

Open Houses This Weekend

Pickings are slim on this long holiday weekend — there are only 45 condos and townhouses that are advertising open houses on Redfin. As on most holiday weekends, it is often a good idea to call ahead to verify the open house is happening. Following are two recently listed condos that you might want to… Read More

Interesting Sales Last Week

31 condos and townhouses sold last week in Seattle including a run of four at Escala and two notable resales on/near Capitol Hill. Escala (1920 4th Ave) I’d like to speculate that the four sales closed last week at Escala were partly due to new owners wanting a perch from which to watch the Pride… Read More

Open Houses This Weekend

Seattle has 124 condos and townhouses to show you this weekend in open houses. Following are a few that you may want to check out for yourself. 81 Vine St #300 Saturday, 11AM – 1PM 81 Vine is one of those Belltown addresses that is tattooed on my brain and categorized under ‘lust-worthy lofts’. #300… Read More

Interesting Lofts: Lofts & Townhomes Edition

Pike Lofts First up is unit #512 at 303 Pike St which is a nicely upgraded unit at the Pike Lofts. Priced at $349k for a 1 bed 796 square foot unit. If you like Pike Lofts and want a large outdoor patio check out unit #309 that just came on the market at $328k… Read More

MLS Watch: Cosmo close to catching 2200

It’s been a boring week, no exciting new re-sale units. If you see any let me know (mail *at* or leave a post in the forums. I often wonder who can afford all these pricey condos especially given the low median condo price in Seattle. The PSBJ has a small article on Washington wages,… 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