Posts in the "Commercial" category

The impact of a decision by a company the size of Amazon on all sectors of commercial real estate is amazing! This is more true than ever as weRead more

One of the traditional yardsticks in commercial real estate is measuring the number of construction cranes dotting the landscape of a growing metropolitan area. When people refer to ourRead more

Seattle Commercial Real Estate carefully monitors all trends in commercial real estate. We have commented in the multi-family sector on the ever-shrinking size of units. This is more particularlyRead more

In commercial real estate, the actions of a municipality can favor developers or not. Developers make Las Vegas seem like a sure bet as the timeline for developments canRead more

The December 7th issue of the Puget Sound Business Journal published a November Trends analysis of multi-family apartment rent for the SMSA (Seattle Metropolitan Statistical Area). Seattle rents droppedRead more

In the news, almost every day is the announcement of “Another Big Deal”. This weekend saw the announcement of the expansion of the Costco Headquarters in Issaquah by 1.2Read more

Along with the growth of commercial real estate in general, the Seattle commercial real estate market has developed two other clean industries of note. The first, interestingly enough, isRead more

FANG is the new driving force in Bellevue real estate, so what is FANG? It is an acronym for Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google who are devouring largeRead more

$968,000,000, or just under $1 billion. Quite a sum of money, but that is only the projected cost of the new International Arrivals Facility at SeaTac Airport. Forget theRead more

“Affordable” housing is a relative term. With the rapid increase in the costs of single-family housing in Seattle, alternative living spaces such as condominiums and high end multi-family housingRead more