Chinese Developer Breaks Ground on 162 Unit Apartment Building

Based on several media reports, construction will soon begin for the first project, by a Chinese development company, Create World America, in downtown Bellevue. The Mirador, a six-story, 162 unit apartment building, will rise at 10230 N.E. 10th Street. Second phase plans call for a 20-story, 110-unit condo tower. Reports says […]

Developer Buys Property Near Bellevue Square for Apartments

A one-acre site at 1000 100th Ave. N.E. in downtown Bellevue was purchased by Bellevue developer, Continental Properties, on Tuesday, the Puget Sound Business Journal reports. The selling price for the transaction was unavailable at the time of the announcement of the sale. The property is currently home to the […]

Low Income Housing Opens in Downtown Bellevue

This week Washington state’s Low Income Housing Institute celebrated the opening of 57 new apartments for working families at August Wilson Place in downtown Bellevue. Monthly rent ranges from about $400 for a studio apartment to about $1,000 for a 3-bedroom apartment. The apartments were open to families and individuals […]

Bellevue Condo Prices are Up 29.9% Year-Over-Year

Real estate prices are rising in Bellevue. Most notably, a year-over-year price increase of 29.9% in condo sales, according to The Polaris Pacific Report for the Seattle condominium market. Apartment construction is booming regionally as well, with 5,839 units currently under construction, primarily in Bellevue and West Seattle and 4,736 units […]

Several Stores Close at Main Street & Bellevue Way in Preparation for The Main Street Gateway Project Construction

Several companies have officially closed their doors for business at the corner of Bellevue Way and Main Street, including well-known retail establishments such as 7-Eleven, Cupcake Royale, Rudy’s Barbershop, and Araya’s Place. The Spot Off Main also closed in early March. The closing of 7-Eleven certainly marks the end of […]

Lincoln Square Expansion Showroom to Open in June

Last Friday the media got a sneak preview viewing opportunity of “The Studio Expansion Experience Center” for the Lincoln Square Expansion showroom. This showroom houses state-of-the-art interactive technology to preview the apartments, office space, hotel, shopping and entertainment planned within the expansion. Kemper Freeman Jr. led the press conference announcing […]