Real Estate

Essex On The Park Out, Bellevue Park Hotel In

Essex on the Park is out, and a new boutique hotel is in.  Likely due to the stiff competition in the luxury condominium space, Essex On The Park will no longer pursue the planned complex.  Abu Dhabi-based Hydra Developments has decided to build a 75,000 sq.-ft. boutique hotel with

The Bravern Condos Construction Topped off

On Thursday March 19th, The Bravern Signature Residences topped off their 2nd residential tower.  The final concrete pour was on the 33rd floor of the south tower. “We’re pleased to have reached this construction milestone and are on track to deliver residential occupancy early next year,” said Dan Ivanoff of Schnitzwer West, […]

Chantanee Thai Restaurant Re-Opens With Dressed Up Look

Chantanee, the favorite Thai restaurant of many Bellevue residents, took a hiatus for several months while recently moving into their new location at Key Center.  The new location, that took a few more months than expected to finish, features a much more hip and modern atmosphere, while still serving the […]

If You Build It, They Will Come…And They Have

Expedia has recently completed their move into Tower 333, moving what was anticipated to be 1,700 employees into Downtown Bellevue. The move began in October and finished up in December. The move, which was very smooth, can already be felt by the Downtown community during lunch hours, when employees go […]

Washington Square Announces Lease to Own Program

In difficult financial times, builders are always looking for creative solutions for both themselves and their customers. Washington Square announced today the option of “Experience Washington Square.” This opportunity gives customers the chance to live in a Washington Square condominium, before locking in to purchasing a unit. The program lets […]

The Essex On The Park showroom now open

The Essex On The Park condominiums presentation center is now open for viewing at 15 103rd Ave NE. The presentation center, like it’s actual location, is located in with close proximity to Main Street and the Bellevue Downtown Park. Unfortunately it is not an open presentation center, you must make […]

Superblock, Washington Square for Sale

In today’s Seattle Times, a story has been reported about how the entire block, where Washington Square condominium towers currently resides, is seeking a buyer (or partial buyer) by the developer, Wasatch Development Partners. The story reported that the asking price in a letter in August sent to prospective buyers, listed […]

New Plans for Office Towers on NE 8th

In an article on Friday, the PSBJ reports Beacon Capital Partners LLC is creating plans for a high- rise office tower in the core of Downtown Bellevue at 10833 NE 8th St. The newly proposed building would be 32-stories of office space and would be positioned to accomodate a 2nd […]

Yahoo! Subleases space, confirmed again

In an article in the PSBJ Monday, it was restated that Yahoo plans to sublease half of their office space at One Twelfth @ Twelfth. Over a year ago, Yahoo took over 115,000 square feet of office space with the hope of growing Yahoo’s presence in the Puget Sound. They […]