Neighborhoods

Backstory: Seeing the Light

The Woodworth Apartment Building now features an art display

That huge, colorful display of art you may have noticed while passing by the intersection of 10th Avenue and East Union Street is here to stay. The new Woodworth Apartment Building now features a rotating, 60-foot-tall projected art show curated by different artists. It will light up every night at dusk year-round. New installations will…

Rob Smith

The Eastside Edge

Here's why the Eastside market is booming

With housing prices at record highs throughout the Puget Sound region, prospective buyers are understandably nervous about making the plunge. Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland and other Eastside suburbs may offer the best opportunities for homebuyers concerned about protecting equity, investors seeking to maximize return, or young professionals positioning for future employment. The “Zoom boom” notwithstanding, large tech…

Sean Meyers

Editor’s Note: Seeking Space

Housing patterns reflect the no-commute lockdown

After almost a year of pandemic-induced lockdown, we recently moved from a smallish condo to a house with double the space. It became steadily apparent as the months slowly ticked off last year that the condo we had lived in for more than three years simply wasn’t designed for 24/7 living. We remained in Seattle. Many have…

Rob Smith

Best Places: Suburban Shift

The most popular ‘burbs to buy a home

Claire and Derek Klein loved living in the downtown Seattle condo they purchased in 2016 across the street from the Washington State Convention Center. They took full advantage of the nightlife and pedestrian amenities in their neighborhood. Then Covid-19 hit and changed everything. Derek, a technology consulting principal director for Accenture, began working from home….

Sean Meyers and Rob Smith

Digitizing the American Dream

Real estate hit the pause button due to the coronavirus pandemic

Georgia Stevens, 2020 president of Seattle King County Realtors

Georgia Stevens

Vistas With Value

Live the good life at the top of Cougar Mountain

The beautiful, breathtaking Panorama development is the final chapter in a story that began 30 years ago. This stunning, unique master-planned residential neighborhood is near the top of Cougar Mountain and is the last neighborhood to be built at the very top of the Talus community. It’s where beauty meets convenience, as it’s just a…

Seattle Mag

Senior Living Elevated (Virtually)

There’s no doubt that the last few months have brought new challenges and new obstacles in nearly every area of life. As people around the globe adapt and overcome these new challenges, the team at Murano Senior Living is paving the way for innovative and creative senior living options.   For many families, sheltering in place has…

MURANO SENIOR LIVING

Putting the ‘Social’ in Social Distancing

Residents at Murano Senior Living in downtown Seattle are putting the ‘social’ in social distancing. While senior living communities across the country are responding to rapidly changing social distancing guidelines, the team at Murano is doing it all with a big dose of Five-Star Fun. Keeping Residents Together, While Staying Apart So, how do you…

Murano Senior Living Putting the ‘Social’ in Social Distancing

Panorama, a New Home Community in Issaquah, Is the Peak of Pacific Northwest Luxury

The first of 63 new homes in Talus are coming soon

Sponsored by Panorama Issaquah The Talus community in Issaquah has always been one of those perfect junctions between urban and rural, where the city of Seattle is only a short drive away, Cougar Mountain towers right in its backyard, and Issaquah’s historic downtown lies just down the hill. As one of the most desirable locations…

Panorama Issaquah