Wednesday, April 20, 2011
|Seattle Times||Daily Journal of Commerce Headline|
|Hot market for rentals inspires twin towers||Last phase starts for Amazon HQ|
|Mastro bankruptcy trial opens with offer to settle||Amazon.com is working on the fifth and final phase of its South Lake Union headquarters. The last building is targeting LEED gold and should be complete the first quarter of 2013.
The 11-story building will have 333,000 square feet of office space and 7,200 square feet of retail. It is on the west side of Boren Avenue between Thomas and John streets.
Vulcan Real Estate is the developer, Callison is the architect and GLY Construction is the general contractor.
Amazon has completed the first four phases. When it is done, the 1.9-million-square-foot headquarters will have a total of 11 buildings, both new and rehabbed.
|Buying into Washington banking: Consolidation wave looms|
|Puget Sound Business Journal|
|Mastro guardian has surprise $7M offer|
|Seattle is No. 4 office market in USA|
|Kidder Mathews lands huge lease deal|
|Unemployment falls in two-thirds of states|
|Seattle’s college access lags far behind|
|Are you kidding? Snow in the forecast|
|U.S. Existing Home Sales Rise, Fail to Recover Ground Lost|
|Blackstone Leads Record Property Push as Buyout Firms Diversify|
|London Skyscraper Boom Ends|
|Cadence Capital Buys 33-Unit Multifamily for $5.1M|
|Other Retailers Find Ex-Blockbuster Stores Just Right|
|Dallas-Based Mohr Partners Expands into Seattle|