New Construction

Nov. 3, 2017

Modern Northwest Oasis on Queen Anne Hill

Modern Northwest 2017 construction in-city oasis on coveted Queen Anne Hill (click here to see the full listing!). With just over 4,800 square feet of contemporary luxury living, you will know that you have come home as you walk through the custom front door complete with iron and rain ...

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May 26, 2017


2574_3rd_W_For_PrintThere’s a new community of six homes on the North slope of Queen Anne Hill (click here for details) that you should know about. Its name is “Fiddlesticks.”  Three of the homes are new construction and three are renovated bungalows, linking Queen Anne’s past with her future. This was ...

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Jan. 2, 2017

Detached Accessory Dwelling Units (DADUs)

Hammer and Hand DADU

In 2017, more businesses will move into our city to take advantage of high tech talent and all that our region has to offer. However, an unintended consequence has emerged with all this growth—it has created a lack of affordable housing. Anyone who has lived on Queen Anne Hill for ...

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Posted in DADUs, New Construction
Aug. 20, 2016

The Emerald Palace Story

Emerald-Palace-Front1500x1000There is a Lebanese proverb which states “A small house can hold 100 friends”. The true meaning of this proverb has been demonstrated time and again by Bill Farhat, my friend of 22 years and the original owner of a little house at 1805 3rd Avenue North, lovingly known ...

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Posted in New Construction
May 26, 2016

A Contemporary Artist’s Modern Home

Rhythm-and-Blues1Nestled between the shores of Lake Union and Dexter Avenue North is a Queen Anne enclave or “microneighborhood” known as Westlake. This charming neighborhood may be petite at .15 square miles, but it houses roughly 1,700 people, and it offers some of the most stunning views of maritime activity ...

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