Is Seattle’s Single-Family Zoning Disappearing?

Is Seattle’s Single-Family Zoning Disappearing?

Ask anyone who’s lived in the Puget Sound area for at least the five years, and they will all agree on one thing: “Seattle has changed. A lot.” Nothing is proof of that more than the dozens of cranes, closed lanes, and construction sites in and around the greater...
The Pros and Cons of Upzoning in Seattle

The Pros and Cons of Upzoning in Seattle

As people continue to filter into the Puget Sound, multiple challenges arise. These include the never-ending traffic, increased cost of living, and a decrease in housing supply. In fact, not only are the inflated home costs pricing thousands of people out of the...
Seattle Zoning Changes to Expect in 2018

Seattle Zoning Changes to Expect in 2018

Because Seattle is experiencing so much growth in such a small period of time, the city is scrambling to come up with solutions to increase both density and housing affordability. Many of these solutions require Seattle zoning changes that range from minor to...