Modern Reimagining of a Classic Tudor


I am not at all a fan of classic Tudor’s but I can’t get enough of this modern Tudor in Magnolia at 2323 Eyres Place West. Designed by Thomas Isarankura and developed by Next Century Modern it is truly stunning (as is the price). The place is sizable at 4,300 square feet. 5 bedrooms, 3.75… Read More

Penthouses at Chophouse Row


Chophouse Row, a Dunn + Hobbes project, has three penthouses atop 25,000 square feet of office space and 5,500 square feet of retail. Those penthouses are now for rent. They’re asking $4,600 a month for 1,379 square foot places with amazing views. I’m not sure, but I think one is already leased and only two… Read More

Belltown Water View Condo At An Affordable Price

2000 1st Ave #604 - deck over common deck 2

Tired of $700+ sq ft prices for buildings that are going to lose their views?  This unit at One Pacific Tower is the answer. #604 at 2000 1st Ave, is a 1,523 sq ft, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo, listing for $649,000.  It has ceiling high windows, open plan living area with water views, roomy… Read More

The Sanctuary – Unique Church Conversion on Capitol Hill

1517 E Denny Way #5 - dine stained glass pulled back

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

PB Elemental Designed Modern Townhouse in Judkins

939 Marin Luther King Jr Way S - front

Built in 2009, this is just what a well designed townhome should look like: spacious, light filled, and gorgeous materials.  Listed for $499,950, Unit B at 939 Martin Luther King Jr Way S is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, with 1,612 sq ft.  The master suite is upstairs, and the other 2 bedrooms are down,… Read More

Where to Find “Recycled” Homes in Seattle

A large house is transported by boat near the Ballard Bridge in Seattle Wednesday, June 3, 2015.

Enthralled by the story of buying a “recycled” mansion and moving it to your own dream lot? (See: Mansion on the move arrives on Bainbridge Island. Sadly we weren’t at work (our offices are on the canal) when this home went buy!) If you’re looking for a recycled home check out the Nickel Brothers website…. Read More

19th Avenue Loft


Loft fans, here’s one on the east side of Capitol Hill at 19th Avenue Lofts. Unit 210 has tall ceilings and a half height loft. Listed at $389k it is 827 square feet which works out to $470/square foot. A relative bargain compared to the the 707 square feet unit at Trace Lofts (a mere… Read More

Mid-Century Modern in Bellevue


We don’t normally write about homes for sale outside of the Seattle core but we’ll make exceptions if you ask nicely and have a sweet renovated mid-century modern. So when Keri from mk2 Properties wrote in telling us about the extensive remodel that they did on 1028 108th Ave SE we had to consider it…. Read More

Ballard’s Salt Condos is now Salt Apartments


When Dave from InHaus Development wanted to get together to talk about some big news I was thinking he was going to tell me that they were going to be the first to break ground on a boutique condo on Capitol Hill. Instead he dropped the bombshell that his 38-unit project in Ballard, Salt Condos,… Read More

North Queen Anne View Home with ADU


This is a no brainer.  You get a fully renovated, to green built standards, contemporary view house.  Plus a legal ADU one bedroom that you should be able to rent for at least $1,500 (buyer verify rents :-).  Listing at $995,000, 103 Newall St is a 4 bedroom, 2.75 bathroom, with 2,450 sq ft.  It… Read More

Top Floor Loft at Veer Lofts in SLU

401 9th Ave N unit 618 - building

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

Modern Home on Capitol Hill


Why buy a townhome when you get a single family modern home on Capitol Hill? 708 Summit Ave E is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom, 1,770 square foot standalone single family home on a 1,457 square foot lot. Built this year, it is listed at $865k and Redfin thinks it is “hot”. Listing provided courtesy… Read More

Ralph Anderson’s “Northwest Style” Mid-century

16720 15th Ave NW - great  room

This is a stunning mid-century, designed by local architect Ralph Anderson in his self-described Northwest design style.  Wood, stone, views, and high ceilings abound.  Listing for $1,325,000, 16720 15th Ave NW (Innis Arden, Shoreline) is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom house with 2,840 sq ft, on almost an acre of land.  All 3 bedrooms are… Read More

New Alki Modern with Wide Views from Rooftop Deck

2452 55th Ave SW - rooftop deck

Add this house in Alki to the list of great projects we are seeing this year.  A block to the beach, easy access to all Alki has to offer.  In fact, just around the block from those three townhouses (all pending) I wrote about recently.  Listing for $889,950, 2452 55th Ave SW has 4 bedrooms,… Read More

Rent or Buy a Penthouse at Trace Lofts


Wow, lot of activity at Trace Lofts this spring! Seems like homeowners who bought in 2007 have realized they’re no longer under water. So two lofts recently went pending, two hit the market this week and a penthouse is for rent. Let’s take a peek at the penthouse, #501, for rent (here’s the penthouse, #504… Read More

Another Chance To Buy At Trace Lofts

1408 12th Ave #310 - live

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

4 Levels of Lake Views from New Modern in Leschi

1374 33rd Ave S - living

With so many views, it was hard to choose a picture to start with.  Don’t worry, east of this house is parkland.  Listing for $1,695,000, 1374 33rd Ave S has 4 large bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, and a large rooftop deck.  Within it’s 3,530 sq ft you’ll also find a recreation room on the lower level,… Read More

Light Filled Seward Park Contemporary

3903 46th Ave S - living

This Seward Park house ties the outdoors to the indoors with expansive windows and multiple decks.  Listing for $1,095,000; 3903 46th Ave S has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and 3,740 sq ft.  The master suite on the upper level should be comfy with a fireplace, large bathroom, walk-in closet, and attached office.  The other upper… 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

View Ridge Mid-Century


I guess it goes without saying that a View Ridge home would have amazing views right? 7362 56th Ave NE certainly has views! And a hot tub to enjoy those views from. This mid-century was built in 1956 and is 3,020 square feet with 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms on a 5,152 square foot lot. Listed… Read More