Real Estate Services
We provide centralized real estate services to City decision-makers and departments, as well as the general public. This includes buying, selling or transferring property (formally known as, respectively, "acquisition," "disposition" and "reuse"), and maintaining listings and maps of City-owned properties.
Actived: 3 days ago
(Just Now) Real Estate Services (RES) is part of the Facility Operations Division of the Department of Finance and Administrative Services. RES provides professional and technical real estate services as follows: Services to all City departments. Excess property reuse and disposition evaluation. Property sale. Appraisal. Leasing. Citywide property database.
Real Property Reports
(5 days ago) Annual real property report. Each January, Real Estate Services (RES) requests City departments to report status changes for property under their management, based on the classification defined in Procedures for the Evaluation of the Reuse and Disposal of the City's Real Property.RES then updates the City's real property database and produces an annual real property report, which is presented
Property Tax and Sales Tax
(1 days ago) Seattle does not collect property tax. Pay property tax to the county, not to the City of Seattle. To learn more about paying property taxes on land or buildings in Seattle, visit the King County website.; Seattle does not collect sales tax.
Notice of Intent to Sell
(5 days ago) What Is It? The Notice of Intent to Sell ordinance reauthorized by Council in 2019, provides the City with information about the intention to sell residential rental property with at least one unit rented at 80% of Area Median Income (AMI) or below.
The Seattle Open Housing Campaign, 1959-1968
(4 days ago) Seattle's African-American population increased dramatically between 1940 and 1960, making the community the City's largest minority group. Until 1968, however, it was legal to discriminate against minorities in Seattle when renting apartments or selling real estate. The task of securing legislation to prohibit discrimination in housing began in the late 1950s.
Urban Refugees: The 1978 Housing Crisis
(4 days ago) In the middle of an intense housing crisis, Seattle City Council established a six-month moratorium on condominium conversions with Ordinance 107500 on July 17, 1978. The voices of the real estate industry, builders, citizens, advocacy groups, City Council, and Mayor Charles Royer all …
Seattle Historical Sites Search Result
(7 days ago) At first, the Junction was just a swamp with a few real estate offices, but in 1907 West Seattle voted to be annexed to Seattle. Enhanced transportation and new amenities, accompanied by heavy promotion, encouraged a real estate boom, with new residents rapidly buying lots and building homes.
Resources for Property History Research
(8 days ago) There are many different avenues to research the history of a particular building or piece of property. One place to start is the King County Parcel Viewer, which is searchable by address or parcel number.This database includes information such as the property's legal description, appraised value, recent sales, square footage, and building construction and features.
Tax Rates and Classifications
(5 days ago) real estate brokers; tax preparers; Examples of other business activities: Any business activity not taxable under another classification; software development and customization; producing royalties or commissions; freight brokering
MFTE and Incentive Zoning Compliance
(1 days ago) Real Estate Evaluation Form (08/19) Deposit Verification (04/16) Annuity, Stock and 401k Verification (04/16) Life Insurance Verification (9/16) Please note: The Under $5,000 in Household Assets Certification form has been removed and will no longer be accepted by the program for income certifications started on or after 6/17/2019.
REAL PROPERTY PURCHASE AND SALE AGREEMENT
(9 days ago) REAL PROPERTY PURCHASE AND SALE AGREEMENT This Real Property Purchase and Sale Agreement (this “Agreement”) is made and entered into as of this __ day of _____, 201 (the “Effective Date”), by and between 1901 MINOR, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, and/or its successors and assigns (“Buyer”), and THE CITY OF SEATTLE, a Washington municipal corporation (“Seller”).
Land Use / Master Use Permit
(Just Now) SDCI Closures, Service Updates, and Inspection Requirements. SDCI customer service areas remain closed until further notice and continue offering services online.King County has approval from the State Department of Health to allow all private construction activities that are low-risk and adhere to strict COVID 19 Job site Requirements.The City of Seattle has issued requirements for
(8 days ago) Real estate brokers. Through on-call contracts, RES often uses real estate brokers to represent the City in the sale of property. For special projects, RES may contract for property-specific real estate services, and can choose from the consultant roster to fill these needs. Leasing — tenant representation
Advisory Council Members
(Just Now) Ada M. Healey directs all real estate strategies for Vulcan Inc. She leads Vulcan’s redevelopment of 60 acres in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood and oversees the company’s additional real estate investment activities throughout the Pacific Northwest. Under her direction, the company has developed nine million square feet including
Seattle Open Housing Campaign Digital Document Library
(9 days ago) Seattle's African American population increased dramatically between 1940 and 1960, making the community the city's largest minority group. Like other minorities, African Americans experienced discrimination in many ways, including in housing. Until 1968, it was legal to discriminate in Seattle against minorities when renting or selling real estate.
Build Art Space Equitably (BASE)
(6 days ago) It is creating an army of culturally savvy real estate developers and development-savvy arts and culture entrepreneurs. It is creating an army of professionals who live at the intersection of the arts and commercial real estate. It is creating an army whose purpose is to hack existing systems in both commercial real estate and arts & culture
Seattle Historical Sites Search Result
(4 days ago) During this era, the original residential district was entirely absorbed by commercial and other real estate development. By 1930, virtually all of the old residential properties - as well as many of the immediate post-fire era commercial buildings outside of Pioneer Square - had been demolished or removed.
About the Only in Seattle Initiative
(5 days ago) The physical environment of a commercial node is inviting and easily accessible by multiple modes of transportation. Real estate development involves community input and vision. Public spaces are maximized to enhance vibrancy and promote social interaction.
The Fair Housing Partners Housing Discrimination of
(7 days ago) owners, real estate agents, mortgage brokers, lenders and others to discriminate against anyone on the basis of these characteristics, which are called “protected classes.” The local agency in your area may have additional protections on the basis of your: tus .
Highlights of the March 2020 Annual Real Property Report
(6 days ago) Highlights of the March 2020 Annual Real Property Report. The 2020 report lists a total of 1,293 property management areas (PMAs) where the City has ownership interests. That represents an increase of 112 PMAs since March 2019. A typical PMA can vary in size from 56 sq.
Affordable Housing on Religious Organization Property
(6 days ago) ownership of real estate assets that historically Black churches hold in the Central District. City engagement with leaders from the Nehemiah Initiative, as well as students and faculty involved in the Nehemiah Studio, informed our understanding of the faith community’s potential to
(7 days ago) Evergreen Business Capital is a non-profit Certified Development Company that aims to foster economic development by funding the start-up, growth, or expansion of small businesses. Utilizing the SBA 504 program, they assist with the purchase or refinance of commercial real estate and large equipment. Loans can range from $100,000 to $5.5 million.
Geotechnical Investigation Report Property: PMA #1594 City
(Just Now) City of Seattle, Real Estate Services Department of Finance and Administrative Services Seattle Municipal Tower 700 Fifth Avenue, Suite 4112 Seattle, WA 98104- 5042 . Prepared by: Engineering Remediation Resources Group, Inc. 15333 NE 90th Street Redmond, W A 98052
OTHELLO GRAHAM RETAIL MARKET ANALYSIS
(8 days ago) Determine opportunities for real estate development and business attraction that complement the mix of current businesses. Compile and provide data on the properties in this area including but not limited to: a) Parcel Data (addresses, parcel numbers, property values, ownership, lot size) b) …
Seattle Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda
(7 days ago) Growth fund. A healthy Real Estate Excise Tax specifically for affordable housing. New sources of housing-related operating and service subsidies for individuals and families recovering from homelessness. Finally, we must also redouble our efforts to engage our state and federal partners,
Real Estate Services Updates – City of Seattle
(1 days ago) October 12, 2017 by FAS Real Estate Services The City is considering transferring the property at 4400 37th Ave. S., commonly known as the Southeast Health Clinic. FAS anticipates transferring the property to the current tenant, Neighborcare Health, for continued operation of a …
Our Leadership Team
(2 days ago) Tom joined City Light in January 2020 and provides strategic leadership and direction for the utility's environmental policies, programs and planning efforts, including natural resource and environmental planning, environmental management, permitting and compliance, science policy and real estate.
Fair Housing for Real Estate Industry Professionals
(4 days ago) local real estate association to get more information. A commitment to fair housing which includes a broad marketing strategy brings in more business across the board. Consider advertising in newspapers, newsletters or on radio stations that cater to different ethnic …
Landlord, Property Owner or Manager Account Management
(4 days ago) Residential Services. Pay your electricity bill, manage your account, and find ways to save money and protect the environment. Billing Information Understand your electricity bill, options for paying your bill and payment assistance programs.; Home Energy Solutions Seattle City Light helps homeowners and renters save energy, money, and the environment with innovative programs and ideas.
Investment Advisory Committee
(5 days ago) Formerly the Managing Director of the Metzler US Real Estate Fund, a $750 million closed-end fund, Mr. McRae was responsible for strategic management and leasing activities. Prior to joining Metzler, he served as Vice President in Asset Management with Kennedy Associates Real Estate Counsel, Inc.
Mayor Durkan Signs Cultural Space Agency Charter to Create
(8 days ago) New Public Development Authority to Develop Real Estate Projects in Partnership with Cultural Communities. SEATTLE (December 15, 2020) – Mayor Jenny A. Durkan signed the Cultural Space Agency Public Development Authority (PDA) charter to create the first new PDA in nearly 40 years. The Cultural Space Agency is a first-of-its-kind cultural real estate development company, …
Mayor Durkan Signs Cultural Space Agency Charter to Create
(2 days ago) Mayor Jenny A. Durkan signed the Cultural Space Agency Public Development Authority (PDA) charter to create the first new PDA in nearly 40 years. The Cultural Space Agency is a first-of-its-kind cultural real estate development company, chartered by the City of Seattle and guided by Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) leaders from across the cultural, community development, …
Mayor Durkan seeks members for four
(5 days ago) Mayor Jenny Durkan is seeking four new members to serve on the Landmarks Preservation Board in the at-large, urban planning, history, and real estate positions. The 12-member Landmarks Preservation Board makes recommendations to Seattle City Council for landmark designation and reviews all proposed physical alterations to designated features of landmark properties. The …
ALTA COMMITMENT FOR TITLE INSURANCE
(1 days ago) 6. Payment of the real estate excise tax, if required. The Land is situated within the boundaries of local taxing authority of City of Seattle . Present rate of real estate excise tax as of the date herein is 1.78 percent. Any conveyance document must be accompanied by the …
City of Seattle City Light Department REAL PROPERTY USE
(8 days ago) Real Estate Services will deny the application without further review. I. Criteria for acceptance of an incidental use: A. Existing and Future Departmental Uses/Needs. 1. If the use will not interfere with existing and future uses/needs of the Department and
CouncilMember Sawant » Blog Archive » Watch out
(1 days ago) Last month, Workie and her business were summarily evicted by the new owner of the building, Centric Partners LLC, an affiliate of the giant developer, Alchemy Real Estate. They just bought the building for $5.5 million and have submitted plans to develop the property, largely for luxury-priced units that most working people couldn’t afford.
AlertSeattle: COVID-19 Weekly Update – May 15 – 21, 2020
(8 days ago) AlertSeattle: COVID-19 Subscribers – This weekly alert provides new and updated information and links to City of Seattle programs and services for residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. It also contains helpful city, county, state and federal resources. News. As Countywide Directive Takes Effect, Mayor Durkan Launches “Seattle Protects” Online Marketplace to Connect …
Equitable Development Initiative
(Just Now) What's Happening Now? 2021 Request for Proposals (RFP) Equitable Development Initiative (EDI) fund RFP is an opportunity for Community-based organizations working in Seattle on anti-displacement strategies, responding to creating new economic opportunities, improving educational outcomes, and other forms of community development including responding to the economic impacts of COVID-19.
CITY OF SEATTLE FINAL REPORT
(7 days ago) adjacent public property to accomplish future goals and objectives, conditions in the real estate market, and known environmental factors that may affect the value of the property. Highest and Best Use: The concept of Highest and Best Use of a property is a key principle employed in real estate
Rent Control FAQs and Myths
(5 days ago) The for-profit market, dominated by real estate speculators, corporate developers, and big landlords, has failed us. In addition to rent control, we also need to tax the rich, and big businesses like Amazon to fund a massive expansion of social housing (publicly- owned, permanently-affordable homes) and to fully fund homeless services.
Request for proposals: Mercer Mega Block (PMA 3324)
(8 days ago) Real Estate Services Updates Department of Finance and Administrative Services. Real Estate Services Updates City of Seattle. Request for proposals: Mercer Mega Block (PMA 3324) July 10, 2018 by FAS Real Estate Services. The City has issued a request for proposals for the property located at 800 Mercer St. and 620 Aurora Ave. N.
Final Preliminary Recommendation Report On Reuse and
(2 days ago) the Real Estate Services (RES) section of the Department of Finance and Administrative Services (FAS) initiates a process to review and evaluate various options for the property. RES prepares a report titled “Preliminary Recommendation Report on the Reuse and Disposal of Excess Property, which documents that analysis and recommendations.