Red hot rentals: Seattle’s South Lake Union now more expensive than some San Francisco neighborhoods

Rental rates are creeping up in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood, surpassing prices in even some of the hottest neighborhoods in San Francisco.

According to an analysis by online real estate company Trulia, the median rental price per bedroom in South Lake Union comes in at a whopping $2,248. That makes it the […]

Name Our Tusk!

And no, we don’t need another acronym same as the streetcar has! Although that is funny,and quite a coincidence.

Mammoth find in South Lake Union

The tusk, believed to be from an Ice Age mammoth, was found Tuesday at a South Lake Union construction project.

Joe Wells found the tusk while Transit Plumbing was excavating on a project for Rafn Company.


Go! Seahawks!

Techies not the only ones moving to S. Lake Union

If you take a look around the abandoned buildings awaiting redevelopment, the neighborhood’s boom has an off-key echo.

Probably not since the days of the Klondike has part of Seattle felt as boomy as South Lake Union right now.

The sidewalks are crammed with blue-badged programmers, working the great tech gold rush. […]