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One Olive 8 buyer’s perspective

Here’s an excellent blog posting by a pre-sale buyer at Olive 8 and his decision to walk away from $23,750.

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Club Cielo at Escala

By on September 19, 2008 in Denny Triangle | Midtown, Feature with 5 Comments
Club Cielo at Escala

Yesterday, Escala unveiled Club Cielo, a $30 million private club and the first to open in Seattle in more than two decades. The exclusive 25,000 square foot Club Cielo was selected to provide signature amenities to residents of Escala.

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Laconia rethinking condos

Laconia rethinking condos

Laconia Development, the Bay area development firm who’s planning to build two condominium buildings in Seattle, is rethinking those plans. Instead, Laconia may proceed with the projects as apartments.

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Update on Downtown Area Apartments

Update on Downtown Area Apartments

Here’s a quick look at designs of several non-condo housing developments in the Belltown & Denny Triangle area. 2612 3rd Avenue (Corner of 3rd & Cedar) 2612 3rd Avenue has a newer design than the one I posted a few months ago. The 17 story apartment will house approximately 185 units, a commercial space and…

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Olive 8 update and tour photos

Olive 8 update and tour photos

Olive 8 held a hard hat tour event at the construction site today to show off the building’s progress (I had a prior commitment and was unable to attend). Fortunately, Megan Hilfer of Parsons PR, was kind enough to share a few photos from the event which I’ve posted below. When completed, Olive 8 will…

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Clise Sale Is Off…For Now

Clise Properties has taken its 13-acres in Denny Triangle off the market due to the global credit market downturn. Clise received 15 offers and conducted 60 tours with the most serious offer coming from a Dubai-based real estate development company. Clise is expected to put the properties back on the market once the financial markets…

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Marselle Condominium – first look

Marselle Condominium – first look

If you’ve been by the Space Needle recently you’ll have noticed a hub of construction activity along Denny Way near Aurora. Currently, four projects are under way including two apartments, a hotel/apartment complex and a new condominium. The Marselle Condominium, at 115 Aurora Ave, is the latest addition to the burgeoning area just north of…

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Hyatt Place Update

By on February 18, 2008 in Denny Triangle | Midtown, Real Estate with 0 Comments

When originally conceived, the project at 6th & Denny where Greg’s Japanese Auto used to be was going to be the newest addition to the hotel & condo hybrids popping up in the city. Instead, work is now progressing on a hotel & apartment project. The developer has opted to switch to apartments given the…

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Condo Chatter

Seneca Towers The DJC reported that Laconia Development (formerly Levin Menzies) plans to start work on Seneca Towers this summer and anticipates completion in the summer of 2010. Seneca Towers, located at 8th & Seneca, will consist of 294 units in two towers. Icon Tower The other project Laconia is developing in Seattle is the…

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New Look for Heron / Pagoda Towers

New Look for Heron / Pagoda Towers

There’s a new look for the Heron/Pagoda project at 5th Avenue between Virginia and Stewart Streets in downtown. The most current renderings indicate a twin-tower design, which interestingly enough, will be directly across from the Westin Hotel’s twin-towers. Between the Westin & Escala (foreground) Note: A 2nd design guidance meeting has been scheduled for this…

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