NEW HOMES for sale in Seattle, Washington

Seattle is a coastal seaport city and the seat of King County, in the U.S. state of Washington. With an estimated 652,405 residents as of 2013, Seattle is the largest city in both the State of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America and, as of July 2013, the fastest-growing major city in the United States. The Seattle metropolitan area of around 3.6 million inhabitants is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States. The city is situated on a narrow isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the 8th largest port in the United States and 9th largest in North America in terms of container handling.

The Seattle area had previously been inhabited by Native Americans for at least 4,000 years before the first permanent European settlers. Arthur A. Denny and his group of travelers, subsequently known as the Denny Party, arrived on the schooner Exact at Alki Point on November 13, 1851. The settlement was moved to its current site and named "Seattle" in 1852, after Chief Si'ahl of the local Duwamish and Suquamish tribes.

Logging was Seattle's first major industry, but by the late 19th century the city had become a commercial and shipbuilding center as a gateway to Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush. By 1910, Seattle was one of the 25 largest cities in the country. However, the Great Depression severely damaged the city's economy. Growth returned during and after World War II, due partially to the local Boeing company, which established Seattle as a center for aircraft manufacturing. The city developed as a technology center in the 1980s, with companies like Amazon.com, Microsoft and T-Mobile US based in the area. The stream of new software, biotechnology, and Internet companies led to an economic revival, which increased the city's population by almost 50,000 between 1990 and 2000. Since then, Seattle has become a hub for green industry and a model for sustainable development.

Seattle has a noteworthy musical history. From 1918 to 1951, there were nearly two dozen jazz nightclubs along Jackson Street, from the current Chinatown/International District, to the Central District. The jazz scene developed the early careers of Ray Charles, Quincy Jones, Ernestine Anderson and others. Seattle is also the birthplace of rock musician Jimi Hendrix and the alternative rock style grunge.


NEW HOMES in Seattle, Washington, USA

mid $700's ... 2,500-3,000sf ... 4 Bedrooms

40th Drive SE & 41st Drive SESeattleWA 98102 
In the area of Seattle
(253) 235-4570
Richmond American Homes

Now selling! Welcome home to Pinedale Estates in Bothell. This exclusive enclave of 11 homesites features four inspired floor plans, including the Ivy, which offers the space of a traditional home plus a separate attached living suite. Residents will appreciate hundreds of thoughtful design options as well as easy access to notable schools, shops and restaurants at Mill Creek Town Center, and I-5, I-405 and WA-527.

Single Family

Pinedale Estates

mid $700's ... 2,500-3,000sf ... 4 Bedrooms

40th Drive SE & 41st Drive SE, Seattle, WA 98102 
(253) 235-4570
Richmond American Homes

mid $500's ... 1,830-2,500sf ... 3 Bedrooms

18832 124th Avenue SERentonWA 98058 
In the area of Seattle
(253) 235-4570
Richmond American Homes

Now selling! Boasting a serene location near the Soos Creek Trail Trailhead, Canyon Terrace also offers easy commuting via SR-167, I-405 and the Tukwila Sounder station to downtown Seattle. You'll also enjoy nearby entertainment, dining and shopping at attractions like The Landing and Westfield Southcenter. Choose from inspired two-story floor plans (several with included finished basements!), offering incredible features and hundreds of personalization options.

Single Family

Canyon Terrace

mid $500's ... 1,830-2,500sf ... 3 Bedrooms

18832 124th Avenue SE, Renton, WA 98058 
(253) 235-4570
Richmond American Homes