Author: Michael

Nightclub Coming to Downtown Bellevue

Vertigo Lounge, Downtown Bellevue’s newest edition to its quickly growing nightlife will open its doors in the middle of August. Vertigo Lounge’s nightlife will include a small dining room, cool center bar, lounge with a dance floor and DJ, which will be available after 10pm. The modern lounge will be […]

Metro 112 High-Rise Apartments

According to the City of Bellevue the project known as “Metro 112” is scheduled to break ground the 3rd quarter of 2007. The project will include 300 apartment units, 25,000 sq ft of commercial space, and 450 parking spaces. Metro 112 is located just across the way from the new […]

Bellevue Towers Exterior Beginning to Take Shape

While passing Bellevue Towers today, I noticed workers have started adding the first panels of the glass to the exterior of the structure. Bellevue Towers once complete will forever change the Bellevue skyline. The two towering structures with their charming glass exteriors are projected to be complete in 2009. Photo […]

Lexus of Bellevue Awaits Grand Opening

With Lexus of Bellevue’s August 2nd grand opening quickly approaching the Seattle Times has written an article featuring the country’s second largest Lexus dealership. The location which used to play host to the Bellevue City Hall, resembles anything but a typical car dealership. Amenities you’ll see while visiting the 275,000-square-foot […]

Construction on 108th Ave NE

108TH Ave NE has been a busy street this year in Bellevue. In November the horrifying accident of a crane falling from the Tower 333 construction site killed a resident in his apartment home across the street. Now with the construction and reconstruction of Tower 333, Civica Building, the apartment […]

New Project Homeowners Dues

Buying into a new high rise condominium is exciting, but astronomically high homeowner dues can put a damper in the excitement. Here is a list of the homeowners dues (also known as HOD’s) in the popular Downtown Bellevue projects: Bellevue Towers- $0.50 per sq. ft.* Washington Square- $0.37 per sq. […]

Megahome Regulations in Bellevue

Regulations in the City of Bellevue will take action as early as fall protecting older and smaller houses now being overshadowed by new monstrous housing being built by the flourishing economy in Bellevue. Monday night the Planning Commission was told by the City Counsel to begin planning for the 15 […]

Free Wireless Internet in Downtown Bellevue

Wireless internet, frequently referred to as Wi-Fi has been available free of charge in downtown Bellevue for just under a year now. According to the City of Bellevue the Hot Spots are located, “between 112th Avenue Northeast on the east, 100th Avenue Northeast on the west, Northeast Fourth Street on […]

Picasso Etchings Stolen from Gallery in Bellevue Square

Two Picasso etchings were stolen from Martin Lawrence Galleries Wednesday afternoon according representatives from the store. The pieces totaled $93,000. One of the Picasso etchings was from the early 1930’s. The names of the pieces are “Bacchic Scene with Minotaur” and “Aquatint 26” The etchings were stolen by two men […]

Bellevue Towers Update

Bellevue Towers, the 558 condominium dual tower high rise promises to bring the tallest building to Bellevue. The North Tower, which will have 42 stories is now over 75% sold out. The 43 story South Tower will go on sale in early August. The completion of both towers are on […]