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Kindness unmasked: From food for seniors to toilet paper and masks, the business community is rising to the need
News 12 hours ago
Kindness unmasked: From food for seniors to toilet paper and masks, the business community is rising to the need

Life as we know it has changed. This is Day 32 of self-isolation at Payne Acres, watching the world change and connecting with my colleagues,...

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Office rents expected to fall moderately on Eastside as Microsoft inks new deals
News 13 hours ago
Office rents expected to fall moderately on Eastside as Microsoft inks new deals

Even the booming Eastside office market will feel the sting of the novel coronavirus at least a little bit. Squeezed for years by rising rents,...

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Washington small business owners clamor for relief
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Washington small business owners clamor for relief

Jeremiah Ferguson is a co-owner and physical therapist at Alpine Physical Therapy in Seattle. Jeremiah Ferguson has been working nearly around the...

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Seattle city staffers burn the midnight oil to help businesses survive pandemic
News 1 day ago
Seattle city staffers burn the midnight oil to help businesses survive pandemic

At the Seattle Municipal Tower, 30 staff members at the Office of Economic Development are fielding an average of 150 inquiries a day. They help...

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A dog chew company with a Nepali flavor lands in new Arlington business park
News 1 week ago
A dog chew company with a Nepali flavor lands in new Arlington business park

A Mukilteo company that uses a Nepali cheese called "churpi" to make dog chews will move to Arlington. It's the latest stop for Himalayan Corp.,...

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Is this the end of the traditional office as we know it? Experts weigh in
News 2 weeks ago
Is this the end of the traditional office as we know it? Experts weigh in

Telecommuting in Seattle was growing in popularity even before the coronavirus dramatically accelerated the trend with hundreds of thousands of...

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Seattle halts evictions of small businesses and nonprofits
News 2 weeks ago
Seattle halts evictions of small businesses and nonprofits

Small businesses have been creamed by the spread of the coronavirus, and now those in Seattle unable to pay rent can't be evicted. Mayor Jenny...

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Area cannabis shops see increased sales during time of social distancing
News 2 weeks ago
Area cannabis shops see increased sales during time of social distancing

Marijuana sales are up around the region, but shop owners don't think it will last. "The biggest fear is that we'll get shut down. That's what's...

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Seattle condo tower proceeds to construction despite markets' historic dive
News 2 weeks ago
Seattle condo tower proceeds to construction despite markets' historic dive

Monday, as the COVID-19 spread accelerated and stock markets had their worst day since 1987, Westbank Corp., got some great news. The city of...

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Eastside development company ramps up with Bellevue, Kent projects
News 2 weeks ago
Eastside development company ramps up with Bellevue, Kent projects

An Eastside development company that was on an upward trajectory before the recession with tower projects in Seattle and Bellevue has re-emerged....

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Lease Crutcher Lewis CEO keeps eye on community building, engagement
News 2 weeks ago
Lease Crutcher Lewis CEO keeps eye on community building, engagement

Bart Ricketts graduated from college with the feeling that he wanted to go beyond the "fairly mundane" career paths he saw others with the same...

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Amazon sets up fund to aid employees, businesses impacted by COVID-19
News 2 weeks ago
Amazon sets up fund to aid employees, businesses impacted by COVID-19

Amazon is giving any of its employees diagnosed with coronavirus (COVID-19) or quarantined at least two-weeks pay, the company announced last week....

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Out-of-state developer proposes high-rise on Seattle's First Hill
News 3 weeks ago
Out-of-state developer proposes high-rise on Seattle's First Hill

A 25-story residential tower is planned on a quarter block in Seattle at 1300 Spring St., according to public records. The project was listed...

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NewcrestImage plans hotel in Seattle near the Space Needle
News 3 weeks ago
NewcrestImage plans hotel in Seattle near the Space Needle

NewcrestImage last week paid $8.5 million for a Seattle property where it plans to build a hotel. Mehul Patel, chairman and CEO of Lewisville,...

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Unico, Goldman Sachs, Schnitzer West, Barings selling Seattle assets
News 3 weeks ago
Unico, Goldman Sachs, Schnitzer West, Barings selling Seattle assets

The Puget Sound region's office investment market is active with the new Madison Centre tower and seven other assets for sale, according to Real...

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Seattle Luxury Real Estate for Sale: 7066 92nd Avenue Southeast
News 3 weeks ago
Seattle Luxury Real Estate for Sale: 7066 92nd Avenue Southeast

By Michele Schuler, Michele Schuler Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty....

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Seattle-area nonprofits cancel events scheduled for this weekend
News 4 weeks ago
Seattle-area nonprofits cancel events scheduled for this weekend

UPDATE: ArtsFund issued a statement Thursday announcing it will postpone its 50th anniversary lunch originally planned for March 20. More than 800...

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Councilmember on Kent 'coronavirus' motel: 'This doesn't happen in Medina'
News 1 month ago
Councilmember on Kent 'coronavirus' motel: 'This doesn't happen in Medina'

It looks like any other budget motel along a busy highway, but the Econo Lodge in Kent suddenly is unique. It will become known as the "coronavirus...

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Seattle Luxury Real Estate for Sale: 2344 West Plymouth Street
News 1 month ago
Seattle Luxury Real Estate for Sale: 2344 West Plymouth Street

By Tim Bower and Sunny Tumber, Tim Sunny & Co Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's...

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San Francisco development company acquires Seattle property on Stone Way
News 1 month ago
San Francisco development company acquires Seattle property on Stone Way

Carmel Partners has paid $13.75 million for a Seattle development site, according to an affidavit recorded with King County. A limited liability...

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Merlone Geier seeks office, retail tenants for future Lynnwood development by light rail
News 1 month ago
Merlone Geier seeks office, retail tenants for future Lynnwood development by light rail

Merlone Geier Partners is seeking office and retail tenants after releasing new renderings of its upcoming Lynnwood transit-oriented development....

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Opinion: First floor retail vacancies are becoming the rule, not the exception
News 1 month ago
Opinion: First floor retail vacancies are becoming the rule, not the exception

In many cities, high-rise mixed-use buildings have been going up. In an effort to stimulate commercial vitality, zoning requirements often mandate...

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Sneak peek: Rover designs new HQ with dogs in mind (Photos)
News 1 month ago
Sneak peek: Rover designs new HQ with dogs in mind (Photos)

On any given day, Rover.com's Seattle office houses 40 dogs. In November, the company behind the popular pet care app moved its headquarters to the...

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Amazon employees' drive-alone rate in Bellevue could get lower than Seattle. Here's how.
News 1 month ago
Amazon employees' drive-alone rate in Bellevue could get lower than Seattle. Here's how.

Editor's note: This story is part of an ongoing series that examines how major technology employers in the Seattle area are addressing congestion....

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Seattle Luxury Real Estate for Sale: 5215 153rd Court Southeast
News 1 month ago
Seattle Luxury Real Estate for Sale: 5215 153rd Court Southeast

By Jay Kipp, Broker Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty. This is your...

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Google to invest $10B in offices and data centers in 11 states this year
News 1 month ago
Google to invest $10B in offices and data centers in 11 states this year

Google CEO Sundar Pichai, pictured in May 2017, said the company would invest more than $10 billion in U. S. offices and data centers this year....

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Village at Totem Lake, Kirkland Urban tout in experiential shopping
News 1 month ago
Village at Totem Lake, Kirkland Urban tout in experiential shopping

The way for brick-and-mortar shops to survive this historically tight industry, says Paul Brett, is by "providing experiences, not just stores."...

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Amazon appears poised to unveil grocery concept in Capitol Hill
News 1 month ago
Amazon appears poised to unveil grocery concept in Capitol Hill

Amazon's not talking about bringing a grocery concept to its hometown, but public records point that way. Documents for Amazon Go Grocery signage...

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Dutch hotel brand CitizenM to start construction of second Seattle property
News 1 month ago
Dutch hotel brand CitizenM to start construction of second Seattle property

"Affordable luxury" hotel brand CitizenM plans to start construction Wednesday on a 10-story hotel on Seattle's waterfront. The 216-room property...

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Zillow grows headcount in 2019, largely in home sales
News 1 month ago
Zillow grows headcount in 2019, largely in home sales

Zillow Group's latest annual earnings report provided new insight into how the company has grown its employee base to support its direct homebuying...

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