(Live) / Work Loft at 2200

The Hedges Family Estate Winery is selling their Seattle office in the 2200 complex in South Lake Union. So if you’re either looking to buy an office or love wine, this would be a great modern loft for you. Listed at $895k the space is 1,826 square feet and is technically a one bedroom, one… Read More

Large Open Plan Condo at Veer Lofts

As well as the great South Lake Union location; you get high wood ceilings supported by wood beams in this condo at Veer Lofts. Listed at $395,000, 401 9th Ave unit 209 has one bedroom, one bathroom, with 741 sq ft.  Nicely finished kitchen with breakfast bar.  One garage parking space is included, along with… Read More

2200’s $26m Repairs to be Done in March

The Seattle Times check in on how the $26m repairs for 2200 are going, Behind the veil, condos repaired. Started in late 2013 they should be complete by March 2016. YIKES. Interesting to note that the Veer Lofts lawsuit has been settled but for an undisclosed sum, The 99-unit condo reached a settlement last summer… Read More

Top Floor Loft at Veer Lofts in SLU

All you South Lake Union workers.  Except at Veer Lofts, you’re not going to find many true lofts within walking distance.  Unit 618 at 401 9th Ave N is listed for $550,000.  For your money you get 18′ ceilings, a wall of windows, polished concrete floors, master suite loft, a den/office, and 1,013 sq ft… Read More

Price Increases at Carbon 56

Just noticed that prices are increasing at Carbon 56, the apartment building that turned condo building, that kinda turned back into a partial apartment building for a while, at least for four of the remaining five units they have for sale: #216 +$10k #312 +$4k #314 +$4k #316 +$4k

Enso Floor Plate / Floor Plans

Someone emailed in asking if I we had the Enso floor plate / floor plans. We do. Here it is. Circa 2009.

Ground Floor at Veer Lofts

Another great loft at Veer Lofts is for sale and you don’t have to worry about losing the views, because it’s on the ground floor. Listing at $415,000, unit 103 at 401 9th Ave N has 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom, and 918 square feet.  You get your own private patio, which is above sidewalk level,… Read More

Views Are Not Always Forever In Seattle

Just listed – a west facing top floor condo at Veer Lofts.  Great location, layout, and nice territorial views across the surrounding rooftops.  We’ll get back to that.  Unit 615 at 401 9th Ave N is a 1,006 square foot loft that has 1 bedroom, 1 den, and 1.5 bathrooms.  With 18 foot ceilings, concrete… Read More

Price Increases at Carbon 56

Shortly after coming back it is interesting to note that Carbon 56 is increasing prices. Unit 213 was $387,500 and is now $414,000. Unit 315 was $479,500 and is now $512,000. Update Guess they decided those prices were a little steep. #213 is now $399,500 and #315 is now $499,500. [google-map-v3 shortcodeid=”4b396698″ width=”100%” height=”350″ zoom=”15″… Read More

More Details on the 2,000 Units Coming to SLU

Here’s a little more detail on the previously reported 2,000 units coming to South Lake Union from the Puget Sound Business Journal, Condos or apartments? Canadian developer shares details of mega project in Seattle dubbed the Seattle Times project: Located between Denny Way and Thomas Street and between Fairview and Boren avenues north, the project… Read More

Carbon 56 is Back

Remember Carbon 56? Back in the day (well, 2003) it was Aristo Apartments and then was converted into 56 condo units. But it was converted a little bit late in the real estate cycle and so all the unsold inventory turned back into apartments much to the disappointment of all the people who bought. Well,… Read More

95 Condos Coming to 1121 Stewart St

We’re a few days late on this news, but there are 95 condos coming to 1121 Stewart St, Chinese company plans 42-story hotel-condo tower on Stewart: RBF Property Group, which says it is based in Guangzhou, China, with an office in Seattle, recently filed plans for a hotel and 95 condos in a skinny 440-foot… Read More

Two Story Modern Loft at Enso

Talk about a wall of windows! Unit 1607 at Enso (820 Blanchard St) has ample views of downtowns in its two story living room. Only $1.575m for this 2 bedroom, 1.75 bathroom, 2,279 square foot place. Three parking spots too. They bought this place brand new in 2011 for $1.22m. [google-map-v3 shortcodeid=”dfa43930″ width=”540″ height=”350″ zoom=”15″… Read More

2,000 More Units Coming to SLU

The PSBJ has word that a massive amount of new residential units are coming to South Lake Union, Canadian developer to build 1,945 residential units in South Lake Union: The latest plans filed with the city show a two-tower 40-story development with 1,085 residential units for the block bounded by Denny Way, John Street and… Read More

Art Stable Shell Back on the Market

Tom Kundig designed Art Stable in South Lake Union still has an entire floor, 4,000 square feet, of undeveloped space available for you to build your own custom condo. Unit 400 is listed at $2.15m. Built in 2010 this unit has been on and off the market a ton since then. We’ve actually been inside… Read More

Komo Covers 2200’s $26m Construction Defects

Over two years of work. 10 months of work per building. New balconies, windows and floors. $26 million dollars. From ‘It hasn’t been a good situation at all here from the beginning’:

$1.7M Capitol Hill Home Among 34 Condo Sales in Past Week

Fresh off yesterday’s news that Seattle home prices rose 10% in the past year, per the Case-Shiller index, I expected to see some that increase reflected in the recent transactions. But Seattle condo sales from the past week proved again you can’t project a major survey onto one unit (especially since the Case-Shiller index doesn’t… Read More

When $6,650 a Month in Rent is Too Low….

When do you know the Seattle rental market is red hot? When $6,650 a month in rent is not high enough. Last Thursday, we blogged about a penthouse unit that opened up at the Rollin Street Flats in South Lake Union. The two-bedroom apartment was listed for $6,650 per month. We suggested that if you… Read More

Penthouse at Rollin Street Available for Rent

Want to live the high life in South Lake Union? This is probably one of the best options: a contemporary two-bedroom apartment at the top of the Rollin Street Flats now renting for $6,650/mo. If you’re interested, you should hurry. The leasing agent I talked to said a unit down the hall rented recently in… Read More

Photos: New Union Apartments off of South Lake Union

The first of three new apartment buildings on the southwest corner of South Lake Union has started pre-leasing and more units are about to come onto the market. We toured “Union” recently and found it to be a cool, urban design, though a few things caught our eyes and ears. First, the basics: Union features… Read More