Hoa Mai Gardens opens at Yesler Terrace

Hoa Mai Gardens opens at Yesler Terrace

Hoa Mai EntranceOn September 29 Seattle Housing Authority celebrated the opening of its third new low-income housing building at Yesler Terrace.

The seven-story building with adjacent townhomes features 111 apartments in a mix of one-, two-, there- and four-bedroom units.

The new …

Bill Block joins YCC board

Bill Block joins YCC board

New  Board Member Bill BlockBill Block has joined the Yesler Community Collaborative board of directors as board vice president, replacing Tom Tierney who recently retired from the board.

“This is an exciting opportunity to link and empower community groups that too often get pushed …

Midtown Center represents new model for development

Midtown Center represents new model for development

Innovation, optimism, hope and persistence. These were the four qualities cited by the participants in the Midtown Center real estate deal that made headlines earlier this summer for its unique vision of preserving neighborhood culture through new development.

At the …

Seattle Housing Authority nears completion of Hoa Mai Gardens

Seattle Housing Authority nears completion of Hoa Mai Gardens

Hoa-Mai-Gardens, Yesler TerraceSeattle Housing Authority has begun leasing apartments in the new Hoa Mai Gardens apartment building. Located between the Yesler Community Center and the Yesler Hillclimb, this building contains 111 apartments ranging in size from one- to four-bedroom units. Among these …

CM Rob Johnson on preserving Seattle as a city for the many

CM Rob Johnson on preserving Seattle as a city for the many

Even though City Councilmember Rob Johnson represents the 4th district, located north of the Ship Canal, he is passionate about maintaining housing affordability across all sections of the city. We recently sat down with him to discuss this issue.

Johnson …