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New Condos Compared: Nexus vs Koda vs Emerald vs Spire vs First Light

By October 18, 2018

First Light Seattle, KODA, NEXUS, Spire, The Emerald

Here’s a head-to-head comparison of the high-rise condo buildings coming to Seattle. 

Keep in mind that a chart like this does a good comparing the high level points, it misses a lot of the nuance around what might be the right building for you, so feel free to reach out to use directly ([email protected]) if you’d like to chat about your condo search and how we can help you find the building best for you.

  Nexus Koda Emerald Spire First Light
Location 1200 Howell St 420 S Main St 121 Stewart St 600 Wall St 2000 3rd Ave
Stories 41 17 40 41 48
Units 389 203 265 347 459
Parking 316 63 63 315 (robot valet)  
Studios Y Y Y Y Y
1 Bedrooms Y Y Y Y Y
2 Bedrooms Y Y Y Y Y
3 Bedrooms Y   Y Y Y
Size 354 to 2,193 439 to 1,276 540 to 1,770 sf 531 to 1,825 sf 392 to 2,755
Price $300k to $5m $400k to $1.4m+ $499k+ $450k to $5m+ $500k to $4.3m+
HOAs $0.88 $0.91 $0.91
Appliances Fulgor Milano, Blomberg Blomberg Bosch Bosch Miele
Penthouse Appliances Miele   TBD Subzero / wolf Miele
Ceiling Height     9 to 10’5″ 9 to 10 8.5′
Pool N N N N Y
Guest Suite Y Maybe N
Developer Burrard Group Da-Li Development Create World Laconia Development Westbank
Architect Weber Thompson KMD Architects Hewitt Via Architecture James KM Cheng
Marketing Realogics Realogics Polaris Pacific Realogics S&P
Broken Ground Yes 2018/19 Yes Yes No
Sales 94% pending 95% reserved Feb 2019 20% pending 50% pending
Completion 2019 2020/21 2020 2020/21 2022

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