Author: Michael

Seafair Marathon in Bellevue

Seafair festivities kicked off last weekend. This Sunday Bellevue will play host to the Seafair Marathon. The gun goes off at 7:00am sharp and the race will begin at the recently busy Bellevue Downtown Park, where Bellevue held its fourth of July festivities on Wednesday. The course allows the runners […]

Eddie Bauer Opens After Remodel in Bellevue Square

Eddie Bauer in Bellevue Square has been housed in a temporary location for the last couple of months while its main store has been remodeled. Today it opened up its doors in their long time, well known location next to the boat in the Bellevue Square. The store appears to […]

1200 Bellevue Way, Town Homes Downtown

With 1200 Bellevue Way nearing completion, The Seattle Times has featured an article praising the distinct town homes, in a downtown area now known for rising condo towers. 1200 Bellevue Way is a project which will home 49 housing units. The red-brick residences with no neighbors above or below offer […]

Symetra Bellevue Family 4th

“The Eastside’s Premier 4th of July Event”Where: Bellevue Downtown ParkWhen: Wednesday, July 4, 2007 6:00pmWhy: To celebrate the Independence of the United States! Expect a great time with the over 15 vendors, main stage entertainment from 4-9:30, a full day of children’s activities throughout the park, and a great fireworks […]

Update on Bellevue’s "Facelift"

The Seattle P-I ran an article on Monday providing additional details about how Kemper Freeman, Bellevue’s most influential businessman will go about providing upgrades to his current properties and upcoming projects. The most noticeable upgrades will be a major interior and exterior renovation of Bellevue Square, 351 additional rooms to […]

Apple’s Night at Bellevue Square

With much fanfare the iPhone has been one of the most hyped technology device of our lifetime. This revolutionary device is speculated to take what has been a stale mobile industry to the next level. Bellevue Square is home to both an Apple store, as well as an AT&T store, […]

More "Expedia Tower" Details

The lease between Tower 333 and Expedia is reported by the Globe St.com to have signed a 10-year lease for 348,000 square feet, which is 84% of the available 414,000 square feet offered by the building in construction. According to a SEC filing Expedia will begin their rent at $35.73 […]

Lincoln Square Office Tower Opening Cermony

Thursday afternoon a ceremony took place in the lobby of Lincoln Square celebrating the grand opening of the 28 story office tower. Developer and Bellevue enthusiast Kemper Freeman was on hand to lead the ribbon cutting ceremonies. It has been a busy week for downtown Bellevue. Lincoln Square office tower […]

Expeida Moving to Downtown Bellevue

Expedia will move downtown into a location that has been currently known as Tower 333 on NE 4th St. The move will take place in November 2008. The move allows all 1,700 employees the luxury of now working under one roof. Expeida, as reported by the Seattle Times, will occupy […]

New Main Street Construction

Construction has begun on Main Street in Bellevue for a complex that will include a ten story development. The building will be home to 65 housing units, 4,800 square feet of retail, and 130 parking spots. It was only a matter of time before the previously run down strip mall […]