Things are hopping in the greater Seattle area! Buildings are going up and coming down, business are moving in and more!
Demolition begins soon at corner of 13th & Madison to make room for mixed-use building. The start of the 1222 East Madison project represents the increasing strength of the local real estate and rental market. The building will have over 6,000 sq. ft. of retail space, 106 apartments and 50 parking spaces.
619 Western is likely to be torn down to allow for the construction of tunnel. While the demolition is not completely certain, Washington State Department of Transportation is strongly encouraging its removal. A study is being conducted to decide the fate of the building.
HSBC, one of the world’s largest banks, is on schedule to open its first full-service branch in Bellevue next month. Located across the street from Bellevue Square, the bank plans to open on the 27th of February.