Once full of warehouses and light industrial buildings, South Lake Union is one of Seattle’s fastest developing neighborhoods, and is home to Seattle’s biotech community as well as Amazon’s new campus. Joining these developments is a slew of up-and-coming restaurants, coffee shops and retailers who have recently moved into the fast-growing neighborhood. Having been thought through carefully, this neighborhood has yielded exceptional livable, walkable spaces with effective transportation, sustainability, and recreation.
18 February 2015 | 9:42 pm
Facebook is nearly quadrupling its size in Seattle and moving into the new Dexter Station building in SLU. According to the PSBJ, Facebook’s new digs will feature 280,000 square feet, which is nearly five times the space Facebook currently rents in Seattle. The eight floors Facebook is leasing at Dexter Station are big enough to house around 2,000 […]
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4 February 2015 | 9:16 pm
Do you love your neighbor? Do you want to show them a little love? February 14 is the perfect day to do so — not just because it’s Valentine’s Day — it’s Neighbor Appreciation Day! Neighbor Appreciation Day is a day to reach out to neighbors, create new friends and express thanks to those who help make […]
3 February 2015 | 8:47 pm
Residential development is booming in Downtown, with new towering residential high rises cropping up throughout the city. South Lake Union (SLU) is going to be home to yet another residential tower near the Amazon campus. According to the Puget Sound Business Journal, a real estate company has paid $11.7 million for a half-acre in SLU, where it’s […]
Located on the Shores of South Lake Union, guests enjoy waterfront dinning with stunning views of Lake Union, Gasworks Park and Queen Anne as well as seaplanes and sailboats. Daniel’s Broliler features happy hour twice daily, live piano music, an outside deck, private dining rooms and an award winning wine list. 809 Fairview Place N, Website
Goodwill is a nonprofit organization that relies on your contributions. When you make a donation or shop at Goodwill, you are having a direct, positive impact on lives all across our community. 411 Westlake Ave. N, Website.
The Holiday Inn Seattle offers guests the most convenient location in the City. Just five blocks from Seattle Center and leisure guests know this hotel is best because it is so close to the Space Needle, Pike Place Market and Pioneer Square. The friendly and knowledgeable staff will ensure you have the perfect Emerald City experience. 211 Dexter Ave. N, Website
South Lake Union Discovery Center is an entire building devoted to acquainting visitors with the lay of the land for free. The center includes a display devoted to the area’s history, loads of information on places you can live or do business, and an amazing interactive model of the entire neighborhood. 101 Westlake Ave. N, Website