Why Seattle's Home Retrofit Grant Is Cool

The availability of $95 energy audits is a plus for Seattle home owners and their old creaky homes.

04/26/2010 By Jane Hodges


S. Seattle Remodel Gets National Attention

Local artist Michelle de la Vega's $32,000 remodel of an old detached garage snagged some press from The New York Times this week.

04/22/2010 By Jane Hodges


McGuire Apartment Owners Push Forward on Demolition

The McGuire Apartments is talking "demo permit" with the city, according to DPD's director.

04/15/2010 By Jane Hodges


Faulty Towers: Defective McGuire Apartments Evicts Renters

Building defects are forcing eviction on residents of a 25-story Belltown tower.

04/12/2010 By Jane Hodges


Passive Aggressive: "Passive" Home Construction Comes to Seattle

Der PassiveHaus in town, uhoh!

03/23/2010 By Jane Hodges