Category: Neighborhoods

Maple Leaf Community vs. Development

Waldo Hospital in Maple Leaf: 39 new homes proposed…what’s the environmental impact? Monday evening there were 100+ at the public meeting held to allow members of the Maple Leaf community voice their concerns about the proposal to tear down the old Waldo Hospital (located at 8511 15th Ave NE). It was Prescott Development vs. Maple …

Seattle’s Central Disctrict in Forbes “Most Lucrative Neighborhood” list

Seattle’s Central Distict has made Forbes Magazine’s “Most Lucrative Neighborood list” this year. The area around 23rd and Union has seen a 445% growth in appreciation since 1990. Forbes put together appreciation data from NeighborhoodScout, the U.S. Census Bureau, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac to come up with their list. The article mentions the area’s …