Three New Modern Townhouses in Alki

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Here are three newly completed townhouses in Alki designed by Playhouse Design Group.  They are about one block from the beach and within easy walking distance to all Alki has to offer.  All have unique layouts, but keep the main living area upstairs.  Design features they share are: custom cabinetry, hardwood and porcelain tile floors,… Read More

Eastlake 6 Resale


The first resale at Eastlake 6 hit the market this week at 2217 Boylston Ave E. Unit A is 3 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms, and 1,690 square feet. Listed at $679k it sold almost exactly two years ago brand new for $569k. It’ll be interesting to see what it sells for now. I heard that a… Read More

Featured New Construction: Spruce Park by Isola Homes

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Now Selling! Isola Homes offers a collection of 9 townhomes made for modern living at Spruce Park Townhomes. Be inspired by these eco-friendly homes with bright, open concept living, gourmet kitchens, spa bathrooms and designer finishes. Convenient Central District location with beautiful park views and easy access to nearby eateries, shopping and coffee. As the… Read More

Zezlake Lofts – 8 New Homes in Fremont


Evolution Projects and Noren Development have 8 new homes in Fremont at a development named, Zezlake Lofts. One is on the MLS at, 3621 Interlake Ave N. $689k for 3 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms, 1,600 square feet. Open Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 3pm. Listing provided courtesy of Jason Miller.

34th Ave Live/Work “Lofts”


We’re a little late in pointing out a collection of new construction live/work “lofts” in Madrona. Looks like there is one unit left, 1120 34th Ave Unit C. Unit C is listed at $779,900 for a 2 bedroom, 2.25 bathroom, 1,350 square foot place. It’s being developed by Denizen, there’s more info on the project… Read More

Some Modern Townhomes in North Ballard


8 modern townhouse units in North Ballard built by Noren Development recently caught my eye. Unit a is listed at $429k for a one bedroom, one bathroom, 1,073 square foot place. I suspect the photos are from a selection of the units and not just unit a… Love the rooftop deck. Unsure about the long… Read More

Last Two Madison Valley Passive Townhomes


View Haus 5, Seattle’s first Passive House-constructed townhome project, developed by Cascade Built and designed by b9 architects is down to their last two units: 208 25th Ave E Unit C – $719,999, 2 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms, 1,713 square feet 208 25th Ave E Unit E – $734,999, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,496 square feet…. Read More

Fremont on the Ave Over Half Sold


Fremont on the Ave, a 9 unit development, at Fremont Ave and 38th, has already sold five units after two weeks on the market. What’s left is: 3808 Fremont Ave N – $689,950 – 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,547 square feet 3809 Fremont Ave N – $659,950 – 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,470 square feet… Read More

Featured Open House: The Nines w/$10k Buyer’s Bonus

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Isola Homes project The Nines on the Queen ANne, at 2556 14th Ave W, is holding an open house this Saturday and Sunday from 12 to 4pm *and* are offering a $10,000 buyer’s bonus. Here’s the scoop: Please join us for a special holiday open house this weekend at The Nines! Enjoy toasty beverages and… Read More

Avant Live/Work Townhomes Coming To 17th Ave & E Yesler Wy

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Following up from their Avant Townhouse development next door, Domus Homes has broken ground on 7 live/work units.  Designed by Caron Architecture, Avant Live/Work will have street level commercial units of 308-522 square feet.  Above there will be 3 stories of living space with 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms.  Total square footage will be… Read More

Featured Grand Opening: Morgan 5.2 in West Seattle


This weekend, join Isola Homes as they unveil their latest community, Morgan 5.2 located in the Gatewood neighborhood of West Seattle at 7016 California Ave SW. This highly anticipated sister project to the successful Morgan 5.1 community is having its Grand Opening this Saturday and Sunday from 12-4. These modern, 5 Star Built Green townhomes… Read More

Must See Open Houses: October 25th and 26th

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Now with 340 open houses, it’s picking up a bit this weekend [updated].  To be balanced, we have a condo in Belltown, four new townhouses in Alki, and a mid-century view house in Laurelhurst. 3049 59th Ave SW unit A Neighborhood: Alki Open House:  Saturday, October 25, 1-4pm  and  Sunday, October 26, 1-4pm This is… Read More

Modern Townhouses near Beacon Hill Light Rail

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A pair of brand spanking new modern townhouses, only a five minute walk (says google) from the Beacon Hill light rail station.  Get moving, they are listing for only $460,000 and $470,000.  3011 18th Ave S are each 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, with 1,725 square feet.  Built by Green Canopy Homes, they have hard wood… Read More

Must See Open Houses: October 4th and 5th

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This weekend there are 432 open houses to pick from, so another busy weekend.  160 are for listings less than a week old, so there are some new ones to check out.  All the selections have water views this week.  We’ll start with a new listing at One Pacific Tower in Belltown, go to North… Read More

Featured Open House: The Nines on Queen Anne


This weekend! Come check out Isola Homes’ new community on Queen Anne, The Nines. This wonderfully private, impressively bright and smartly designed community consist of 4 townhomes and 5 rowhomes made for modern living. Enjoy a close-in, charming community connected by a beautifully landscaped courtyard. Inside experience flowing spaces, beautiful materials and detailed finishes. Don’t… Read More

Must See Open Houses: September 27th and 28th

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This weekend there are 454 Open Houses scheduled.  We’ll start with a modern in North Beach (which Matt likes), travel south to a Green Built renovation in Greenwood, go west to Loyal Heights (north Ballard), and finish with an affordable modern townhouse in southern West Seattle.  First, I’m going to show a water view picture… Read More

5-Star Built Green Townhouse in Judkins

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This well designed 5-Star Built Green townhouse, built in 2011, is a great alternative to apartment living.  Listing for $289,000, 1181 26th Ave S has 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom, and 840 square feet.  Designed by First Lamp; the home features high-efficiency windows, LED lighting, mini-split heat pumps and air conditioning, tankless water heaters, and solid-strand… Read More

Thoughtful Modern Rear Unit TH in Ballard

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1422 NW 64th St – Unit A is a good looking modern townhome in Ballard built in 2008. 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, 1,240 square feet for $429,900. Last sold in 2011 for $320,000. And here’s a preview of what the the architect has to say… In a market environment where formulaic faux-craftsman townhouses are the… Read More

Must See Open Houses: Sunday September 7th

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Due to technical issues, we missed Saturday’s open houses. So time to clear out my favorites list, feature some listings Matt has been pushing, and add some brand new listings that are open Sunday. 8533 10th Ave NW Neighborhood:  Crown Hill Open House:  Sunday 1-4 pm New construction is being priced out of the inner… Read More

Fremont Townhome In LEED Platinum Community

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3657 Whitman Ave N is part of the Footprint At The Bridge community designed by Johnston Architects and built in 2008.  It’s a 2 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom townhome that lists for $595,000.  The square footage is not disclosed 1,550.  I substituted this shot of the community from the architect’s website, the listing version had a… Read More