Amazon now employs more people than Microsoft
Amazon.com Inc. now employs more than 109,000 workers, which is more than 28,000 more than it did a year ago and the company now employs more people than Microsoft Corp.
Full-block office on Seattle’s ‘Pill Hill’ sells for $35 million Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) (blog)
Healthcare Realty Trust, a publicly traded real estate investment trust based in … 47-story Wells Fargo Center in downtown Seattle sold for $396 a square foot.
Amazon plans 2 Fla. distribution centers and 1 in Baltimore
Amazon.com Inc. said it plans to build two new distribution centers in Florida and one in Baltimore that will hire a total of 2,000 people.
Revitalized Rainier Square envisioned The Seattle Times
… a high-rise office tower with ground-floor retail could replace Rainier Square. … to do something iconic, like the Seattle Public Library, Space Needle and Pike …
Hemisphere’s greenest new building is in Lacey Seattle Post Intelligencer
A local building recently was certified as the most environmentally friendly in the Western Hemisphere and the third-greenest in the world, by one measure.
Commercial property roundup: SKB, Goodman are among this … Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)
Goodman Real Estate of Seattle bought this building in Seattle’s Pioneer Square for … SKB hired Chris Holden, a commercial real estate veteran in Seattle, …
New Seattle Hotel/Condo Highrise Planned for Denny Triangle Gayapolis
Officials of GIS International Group said Wednesday that they’re starting to plan development of a hotel-condo building in the Denny Triangle area of downtown …
Tommy Bahama moving headquarters to new Seattle building
Skanska USA plans to break ground Wednesday on its 400 Fairview office and retail project in Seattle now that it has poached tenant Tommy Bahama from Vulcan Inc.
Bellevue church is expected to sell its prime downtown site soon
After years of study, a Bellevue church is getting close to selling a valuable piece of downtown property where high-rise office and residential towers could be built.
Schnitzer West sells two Eastside properties for $476 million
Seattle commercial real estate company Schnitzer West had a $475.5 million payday Tuesday when it sold two assets — the Bravern Signature Residences in Bellevue and a collection of 11 office buildings in Bothell — to two different buyers.
Hemmed in by development, metal plating firm leaving Seattle
One of Ballard’s oldest manufacturers is leaving town, the latest in a string ofdefections that are transforming the traditionally maritime industrial area of Seattle.
Intel selling DuPont site, plans to reduce staff there
Tech giant Intel Corp. plans to sell its campus in DuPont but lease back some of the space, company spokeswoman Chelsea Hossaini said Monday.
High-rise development site in Seattle’s Belltown sells
A property in the Belltown area of downtown Seattle sold Thursday for $11.5 million, according to public records.
The seller, HAL Real Estate Investments, had obtained a master-use permit from the city to build a 40-story residential tower on the property at 2116 Fourth Ave. Dean’s Transmission is currently operating on the property.
Grosvenor Buys 11 Office Buildings in Seattle Suburb for $167M Commercial Property Executive
“Seattle’s Eastside submarket continues to absorb significant amounts of office space,” added James Delmotte, senior vice president/investment for Grosvenor …
Pre-built apartments arrive in Belltown Seattle Post Intelligencer
The first apartments of a 49-unit Belltown building arrived by truck this past weekend and were craned into place. OneBuild assembled the apartments in its a …
Security wins Vancouver apartment portfolio with $64M bid Portland Business Journal (blog)
A Seattle-based real estate investor has prevailed in one of the most competitive local apartment offerings in recent memory. Security Properties secured three …
Bringing office space to Pike/Pine, Dunn and Hobbes ready to dig in … CHS Capitol Hill Seattle
Dunn plans to build on the experience gained operating the Agnes Underground space and build the new project as office and coworking space connected …
New apartment building in Seattle sells for $32 million
The Seattle group that developed the GreenHouse apartment building in Seattle’s Columbia City neighborhood has sold the property — after saying earlier that it couldn’t let it go.
Officials of JB Matteson Inc., a San Mateo, Calif.-based private real estate investment manager, announced the company bought the 124-unit project at 3701 S. Hudson St. for $32.1 million