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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 -- 9:49 am
WA: Seattle Region's Commute Times Worsen
Mass Transit - ... there is faster while traffic on untolled I-90 is slower, as drivers divert. Drivers going south toward downtown Seattle face less congestion from drivers weaving onto Highway 520 at the Ship Canal Bridge or weaving from 520 to Mercer Street. But a ... Read more...
Monday, October 20, 2014 -- 9:07 pm
Seattle real estate's driving force
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... their proximity to South Lake Union. South Lake Union has gained the sort of cachet long associated with Downtown Seattle and other popular neighborhoods, such as Capitol Hill, Fremont and Ballard. No more than 100 listings a year mentioned South ... Read more...
Thursday, October 16, 2014 -- 3:21 am
Ferrari Survives Seattle Property Boom as Women Reshape City
The Washington Post - ... Lake Union a viable neighborhood," said Jack McCullough, a land-use attorney and past board chair of the Downtown Seattle Association. "A lot of this development was happening at a time when the economy wasn't robust." All three developers live ... Read more...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 -- 2:15 pm
New condo project coming to downtown Seattle, developer says
Business Journal - The number of new, or relatively new, condos available for move-in in Seattle's central business district is minimal. According to the real estate marketing firm Mark Co., there are 16 such condos available downtown or in South Lake Union. Read more...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 -- 4:15 pm
Emerson Street closure: Traffic update
Magnolia Voice - ... to Fishermen's Terminal and beyond. Even drivers on Nickerson under the Ballard Bridge get a pass to downtown Seattle. The crater-filled road to 15th is open. Also, in the good news column, the morning Magnolia Voice visited the Emerson construction ... Read more...
Friday, October 10, 2014 -- 11:24 am
Crime Shorts: Hidden heroin, bizarre drunks and a 'little wench'
KOMO News - ... suspect dumping spaghetti on the victim's wife. But, he said he wasn't mad about that at all. Sept. 30 in Downtown Seattle: A woman told officers someone entered her apartment and stole her CD player. They then replaced it with a broken CD player of ... Read more...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 -- 8:59 pm
A Writer on the Hunt for the 100 Best Barbecue Restaurants Stops in Seattle
Seattle - ... the experience of Hole in the Wall. It's a comfortable, fun place run by a kind family and if I worked in downtown Seattle, I would be a regular for lunch. I think, however, that The Boar's Nest has raised the barbecue bar in Seattle. The Boar's ... Read more...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 -- 2:58 pm
Ready to roll: Seattle bike-sharing system launches Monday
Business Journal - Pronto, Seattle's bike-sharing program, is set to launch Monday. People will be able to rent bicycles at docking stations like this one at First Avenue and Marion Street in downtown Seattle. Read more...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 -- 2:08 pm
Sale of 'Twin Toaster' office complex set to pop up
Business Journal - The Metropolitan Park East tower, shown here, is for sale along with the Met Park West building, a trade publication reports. Two buildings in the high-profile Metropolitan Park office complex in downtown Seattle are on the market and could sell for $283 million, according to a report in Real Estate Alert. Read more...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 -- 5:56 pm
Seattle drivers will soon get tickets if they drive through Belltown Street Park
Business Journal - ... new Belltown Street Park signs that tell them they have to turn off the recently transformed corridor in downtown Seattle. On Saturday, the city posted signs informing drivers that they have to turn off of Bell Street which, as the name says, is now ... Read more...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 -- 10:07 am
Hate Crimes Up in Seattle Despite Police Focus
KUOW-FM Seattle - Capitol Hill and downtown Seattle are hotspots for crime that involves hatred of targeted groups of people, according to Seattle Police." title="" class="wysiwyg-break drupal-content"> Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people are the most frequent victims of what police call "malicious harassment," with blacks the second most frequent category. Read more...
Monday, October 6, 2014 -- 2:17 pm
Another well-known property hits the market - this time in Lake Forest Park
Business Journal - ... $271 million for Pacific Place, the five-story shopping and retail complex that is the retail center of downtown Seattle. This acquisition - along with the decision to sell Broadway Market and the Lake Forest Park property - shows that retail owners ... Read more...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 -- 7:45 pm
Homeless man charged in fatal shooting near Pioneer Square
Seattle Times - ... community and a flight risk. "The defendant targeted and shot to death an unarmed man on a busy corner in downtown Seattle in broad daylight. He ran from the scene and avoided detection and apprehension for several days," McCoy wrote. Dees' mother ... Read more...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 -- 3:12 pm
Mars Hill in downtown Seattle to stage 'farewell bash'
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - A "Downtown Seattle farewell bash", described as "a party 342 Sundays in the making," will mark the final Oct. 5 service at Mars Hill Downtown, as the mega church retrenches and abandons its Fifth Avenue perch in what used to be the Seattle First United Methodist Church. The travails of Senior Pastor Mark Driscoll have cut into donations at Mars Hill Church. Read more...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 -- 1:03 pm
In flood of luxury housing, low-income project becomes an island in a surprising place
Business Journal - ... of an island in a sea of new luxury apartments and market-rate apartments planned or under construction in downtown Seattle. When it comes to rents, there's a huge gulf between Compass on Dexter and upscale projects. At one relatively new downtown ... Read more...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 -- 9:37 am
Give the Gift of Fresh Seafood this Holiday Season! Seattle's Pure...
PRWeb - ... #PureFoodTalk #FreshSeafood About Pure Food Fish Market: Pure Food Fish Market is located in the heart of downtown Seattle in the famous Pike Place Public Market. Anyone who has visited Washington State knows that Seattle is the place for seafood. ... Read more...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 -- 7:30 am
Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce Officially Lists Governors Point Property
Sys-Con Media - ... Chuckanut Bays and is a gateway to the San Juan Islands in the Salish Sea. The property is 80 miles from downtown Seattle, 60 miles from downtown Vancouver BC, and just 6 miles south of Bellingham. "We are marketing this property internationally ... Read more...
Saturday, September 27, 2014 -- 7:28 pm
Longtime tenants get the boot from upgrades, soaring rents
Seattle Times - ... The odds are against the Panorama residents, many of them elderly, finding comparable apartments near downtown Seattle that fit their budget. Across the Puget Sound region, vacancies remain low, rents keep rising and apartment buyers are swarming ... Read more...
Friday, September 26, 2014 -- 10:44 pm
Craft Beer + Food 2014 - pictures and more
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - On Wednesday, September 24th about 350 people gathered at the Palace Ballroom in downtown Seattle for the sold-out, 4th Annual Craft Beer + Food event. Organized and hosted by Kendall and Kim Jones of the Washington Beer Blog, the event benefited Washington Wild's Brewsheda Alliance program. Read more...
Thursday, September 25, 2014 -- 8:56 am
King County's daycare dilemma
Crosscut.com - ... was especially frustrating." From New York she secured a waiting list spot for a well-respected daycare in downtown Seattle, near where she knew she'd be working, without ever having seen it in person. She had to pay a wait-list fee, but that didn't ... Read more...




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