Pontedera Raising Prices

Like Escala, The Pontedera is raising prices on a number of units as it gets closer to selling out and the market heats up. When we last checked in with them at the beginning of March they were 53% sold. Smart move? Or too soon given they’re only 53% sold out? #515: $239,900 to $241,900… Read More

Interesting Sales Last Week

In what is now apparently a bi-monthly check-in, looks like Seattle saw 29 condos and townhouses sell last week (and about 29 the week prior of which the only sale of note was a unit at Hjarta). In the past week, more new construction condos sold in the form of two at Escala (#1505 for… Read More

Event: Rock Climbers Welcome New Home

Tonight Seattle Bouldering Project marks its Grand Opening with a party starting at 7PM (located at 900 Poplar Place S). Isn’t this a real estate blog you are wondering? Well, yes, but when the southern end of the Central District gets that much cooler with the opening of the Seattle Bouldering Project, I feel like… Read More

Pontedera Ribbon Cutting April 7

Pontedera condos down in the Central District are now done and have hit the MLS. Pontedera was developed by HomeSight a non-profit development corporation. Prices range from $199,900 (unit 611) to $505,000 (unit 605). In terms of incentives there’s a 12 year tax exemption, no HOA dues until February 2011 and up to $120k in… Read More

Pontedera Condos & Lofts

Since I normally blog about non-affordable condos I thought it would be appropriate to mix it up with a post to let you know that Pontedera Condos and Lofts is having a ground breaking tomorrow at noon at Hiawatha Place South and South Dearborn Street. This Wednesday afternoon, U.S. Senator Patty Murray and Seattle Mayor… Read More