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2019 Annual Highlights


Project Completions
  • Arbor Blocks

    390,000 SF of office space in South Lake Union pre-leased to Facebook with 4,100 SF of retail

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  • Cypress

    237 units including 20% affordable housing in Yesler - reached stabilized occupancy in 7 months

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  • Lakefront Blocks

    600,000 SF of office space in South Lake Union pre-leased to Google with 149 luxury apartments (Helm and Mera) and 11,500 SF of retail

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  • UW School of Medicine 3.2

    200,000 SF of office, lab & clinic space in South Lake Union for UW School of Medicine

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Groundbreakings
Rendering of 520 Westlake
347,000 SF of office space leased to Google with 25,000 SF of retail

Leases


12,391 SF in retail leases signed for 7 new retail businesses
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Galos Flame Grilled Chicken (3,044 SF)
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2,225 SF
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2,032 SF
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The Halal Guys (1,421 SF)
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1,381 SF
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1,217 SF
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203° Fahrenheit Coffee (1,071 SF)

Awards
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Washington Chapter NAIOP Night of the Stars Office Development of the Year: Arbor Blocks

Washington Chapter NAIOP Night of the Stars Multi-Family Urban Residential Development of the Year >100 Units: Sitka

Seattle Business Magazine's Skyline Silver Award for Multi-Family Low-Mid Rise Development of the Year: Sitka

PSBJ's CRE Leadership "Game Changer" Award: Ada M. Healey

Gold Nugget Grand Award for Best Innovative Energy Design: Sitka

PSBJ's Power 100: Ada M. Healey


Sustainability


Innovations & Sustainability

First-of-its-kind Waste Water
Heat Recovery System: Sitka

Completed Phase 2 of Swale on Yale,
which treats 190M gallons of stormwater
annually

LEED Certifications

3 LEED for Homes Platinum
2 LEED Gold
1 LEED Silver


Community Impact
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15th annual South Lake Union Block party welcomed 15,000 guests and raised $50,000 for FareStart which underwrites 16 wks of culinary & life skills training for five students

Installation of Dangos, artwork by Jun Kaneko, at Arbor Blocks, Island Treehouse, a functional treehouse for resident use, by Lead Pencil Studio at Sitka, and Willow Basket, artwork by Jean Whitesavage & Nick Lyle, at Cypress

Partnered with Capitol Hill Housing to provide relocation housing for 43 low-income residents during their building renovation

WMBE (Women and Minority Business Enterprise) participation (18%) and Apprenticeship hours (28%) at Cypress exceeded goals; Lakefront Blocks constructed with 18% apprenticeship hours


Acquisitions & Dispositions
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Dispositions

Sale of $587.5M in assets:

   —Arbor Blocks sale for $415M with a record $/SF price of $1,069

   —Orion sale for $68.95M

   —Augusta sale for $98.1M

   —Druid's Glen sale for $5M

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