The Smith Tower just got approval from the Pioneer Square Preservation board. The developer will continue to work with Seattle’s Department of Planning and Development as well as the Landmarks Board and Pioneer Square Preservation Board on proposed architectural changes. Read more.
Another update — this time in West Seattle. While Ballard neighborhood has been getting building permits issued by the Seattle Department of Planning and Development for new resident units, Dupre and Scott has reported that there has been 412 apartment to condo conversions occuring over the last 18 months in West Seattle. Close to 1,000 permits for new residential units have also been issued in this neighborhood. Read more.