Bellevue News

Crime Down In Bellevue in 2007

Crime you ask? Well yes, there actually happens to be some crime in Bellevue. The city of Bellevue has posted the FBI’s crime results for the first half of 2007. Impressively there were no homicide cases in the first half of 2007! The most notable stat is that Bellevue’s violent […]

Getting around in Bellevue Just Got Easier

Living/working in Bellevue and just can’t seem to figure out how to get around? There’s no need to wait any longer because Transmanage, the transportation arm of the Bellevue Downtown Association, recently launched Choose Your Way Bellevue – CYWB – (chooseyourwaybellevue.org). The site provide resources to those who: Bike & […]

Two Office Buildings Sold in Downtown Bellevue

Investment sales in the commercial real estate market continue to be bullish in Downtown Bellevue as the Washington Mutual Plaza and the Key Bank building have both sold this month. Washington Mutual Plaza located at 118 106th Ave NE was built in 1995. The 96,691 square feet of office and […]

Inside Lucky Strike Lanes

Is it a bowling alley or a lounge? Well…after visiting, it is clearly both. The 23,000 square foot venue is separated into three distinct sections. The first thing you’ll see upon entry is the largest lounge in Downtown Bellevue. The lounge has a very retro feel, with dim lighting and […]

Building Boom Makes Little Noise says Seattle Times

The Seattle Times ran an article this weekend about the downtown “building boom.” Although having 15 projects underway in Downtown Bellevue, there have been very few complaints to the city due to noise. An interesting fact to note from the article is that the city in the past has only […]

Bellevue Towers Onward and Upward

If you’ve looked up lately while driving around Downtown Bellevue, you might have noticed the two large residential condominiums filling the sky. These quickly rising structures belong to Bellevue Towers. When complete, the South Tower of Bellevue Towers will reach 450 feet tall, and will be the highest peak in […]

Washington Square Opens this Weekend

Washington Square condominiums, at the block of NE 10th & 8th street and 106th & 108th ave NE, have completed their first phase of one of their two new condo towers. Customers purchasing units in this first phase will be welcomed to move in this weekend. The 188-unit tower first […]

KFC / Taco Bell Closes in Downtown Bellevue

The KFC on Bellevue Way and Main Street, which shared the space with Taco Bell, closed its doors for the last time on New Years Eve night. This marks another fast food option in Downtown Bellevue eliminated. It won’t be long before you will need $10 or more if you […]