Pike Motorworks Now Leasing

If you attended the Pike/Pine Tour last weekend, you likely saw one great example of new construction harnessing the power of history. We’re talking about Pike Motorworks, one of the newly completed apartment buildings in Capitol Hill. Pike Motorworks takes its name from its location at 714 Pike Street, which used to be the location… Read More

Featured Listing: Verve in Madison Valley Now Preselling

Heads up, this is a sponsored post. Isola Homes introduces stylish townhomes in the charming Madison Valley neighborhood. Verve is a rare opportunity of two bedroom homes offering function and beautiful street appeal with easy access to a multitude of parks, recreation and fresh air spaces. These two bedroom homes offer open and airy living… Read More

21-Acre Ralph Anderson Redmond

What is a Redmond home doing on urbnlivn? Well, when it was built in 1972 and designed by Ralph Anderson, we make exceptions :). This 3,140 square foot Redmond home at 20326 NE Union Rill Road is the total opposite of urban living. The home features three levels with 4 bedroom and 2.75 baths, as… Read More

Get Your Tickets for the Pike/Pine Tour!

Have you heard of the Pike/Pine Tour yet? It’s a fantastic tour through the Capitol Hill neighborhood that anyone can purchase tickets for. It’s official name is “Pike/Pine Tour: Change on an Urban Scale” and it lasts about 2 hours – rain or shine! As we all know, the Pike/Pine corridor is the midst of… Read More

NEXUS Moving Fast

How long until NEXUS is fully reserved? We heard that they’re doing 7-10 reservations a day this week, quickly reserving the remaining units from their amazing first weekend. Even the penthouses are moving quickly.

Luma: 65% Sold

The oh-so-secretive about sales numbers, Luma, let slip in the Puget Sound Business Journal that they’re at 110 out of 168 condos sold.

Featured Listing: Stella Townhomes Now Preselling

Heads up, this is a sponsored post Isola Homes introduces 7 brand new, modern townhomes with stunning views in the growing North Beacon Hill neighborhood. Stella Townhomes is a limited edition collection of 3-bedroom homes conveniently located just a short walk to the light rail and minutes to downtown Seattle. Open living spaces are highlighted… Read More

Gridiron is Back – Redfin Out, Erik Mehr In

I suspect not many people noticed, but Gridiron, the 107-unit condo building in Pioneer Square that will be done summer 2017, pulled their listings from the MLS two weeks ago after they parted ways with their listing agent, Redfin. Today, Gridiron is back on the MLS with Erik Mehr and Associates as the listing agent…. Read More

A Half Floor on 1st

It isn’t often you can buy a half floor! For $2,799,000 you can at 2125 1st Avenue. The residence is half of the 21st floor at the iconic Continental Place and includes 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, an office/den, plus 3 terraces. The 2,295 square foot home also has protected views of Elliott Bay, the Space… Read More

Sweeping Downtown Views at Fifth & Madison

Fifth & Madison is on of our favorite downtown condo buildings with its slim stature and clean lines. This 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath condo in it at 909 5th Avenue has nice surrounding views. With its 10.5′ ceilings and floor to ceiling windows it makes the 1,241 square feet feel even larger. Listed for $815,000… Read More

Nexus “Sells” 244 of 374 Condo Units

NEXUS’ developer, Burrard Group, is reporting today that they sold 244 of 374 units, well exceeding everyone’s predictions. Read more in the PSBJ which has a photo of Cheryl (Urbnlivn’s transaction coordinator) and myself. I stopped by the sales center to today to get an update on what’s left.

Black Friday Sale, or NEXUS Reservation Day?

NEXUS the ~350 unit condo building going up in Denny Triangle held their reservation day today and it was absolutely bonkers (though very efficiently run!). Given that it was first-come, first-served, buyers had camped out overnight (!!!) and it didn’t take long until there was a line down the block and around the corner. We… Read More

Palatine Passive

Here’s your chance to say goodbye to utility bills and live in a ultra-low energy home. 8713 Palatine Ave N is known as “Palatine Passive”. Designed by Malboeuf Bowie Architecture and has now received passive home certification. What is a passive house? Wikipedia says: The term passive house (Passivhaus in German) refers to a rigorous,… Read More

Live/Work Beside Whole Foods

Live/work places are super rare, here’s a nice looking one at 910 Lenora St. in the SLU Whole Foods complex. The live/work townhome features soaring 20’ ceilings that stretch from floor to ceiling with remote window shades – giving it a lofty feel. At 1,218 sq. ft, the 1 bedroom plus den has wood floors,… Read More

NEXUS Reservations Kickoff Tomorrow

NEXUS, the new condo building going up in Denny Triangle in 2019, is kicking off reservations tomorrow at 11am at 2715 1st Ave (the office for the sales and marketing firm they’re using). To reserve a unit you need to put down a $5,000 refundable deposit that will convert to a 5% non-refundable deposit in… Read More

Insignia 93%, Luma 50%, Gridiron 18%, Vik 99%

If you’re thinking of buying a new construction condo or home, get in touch! We’ve toured all the condos, been through many new construction single-family homes and townhomes and have helped many buyers navigate pre-sales. You can reach me at matt@urbnlivn.com or 206-618-1600. Selling Now Bryant Heights 14 single family homes, 9 sold, 1 pending,… Read More

NEXUS Urbnlivn Meetup Photos

Thanks to everyone who stopped by yesterday to have some wine, beer and check out NEXUS, the new condo building going up in Denny Triangle. And thanks to NEXUS and Realogics for hosting! I’m sure we’ll see some of you again on Saturday at 11am for the reservation event. If you need a hand with… Read More

Check out Life on the Water

Come live across the dock from me in Eastlake, my neighbors floating home is for sale, and Urbnlivn is selling it! We’ll be having an open house this gorgeous Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4pm if you’re curious about life on the water. Home #R on the 2025 Fairview Ave dock is the perfect… Read More

Islndlivn on Lopez

Here’s an island place that matches our aesthetic! 1224 Shark Reef Road is on Lopez and is pretty incredible; from the site to the house. Just ten minutes from the ferry this totally custom home built in 2011 sits on over five and half acres with south-west views for year round sunsets. Listed at $3.65m… Read More

Modern Lux Remodel in Washington Park

We love this modern luxury remodel in Washington Park at 1524 McGilvra Blvd E. The remodel was done by Stuart Silk Architects and Walter Toth Construction. We love the look of the steel beams and the open spaces they create, the wide plank hardwood floors, whitewashed fireplace and of course the NanaWall (the glass wall… Read More