MSRE Breaks Ground on 400 Westlake

MSRE Breaks Ground on 400 Westlake

New property will be the most sustainable commercial office building of its size in the world. Martin Selig Real Estate (MSRE) is breaking ground on 400 Westlake, the company’s newest project at the site of South Lake Union’s old Firestone Building. With this groundbreaking, MSRE is officially ushering in a new era of sustainable commercial […]

Elliott Bay Office Park Receives Major Upgrade

Elliott Bay Office Park Receives Major Upgrade

Revitalizing the older property for modern tenants Martin Selig Real Estate (MSRE) maintains equal pride in every building in its portfolio of properties. Whether the commercial real estate property is a 1980’s gem or a sustainable officer tower built for future generations, every investment decision or aesthetic choice offers value to the current or future […]

15th and Market Set to Help Energize Ballard’s Business Community

15th and Market Set to Help Energize Ballard’s Business Community

MSRE expands north of downtown Seattle to Ballard with its new 15th and Market commercial building. The property provides retail and office space for businesses looking to locate on Ballard’s busy Market Street. Historically, Martin Selig Real Estate (MSRE) focused its commercial development efforts throughout Seattle’s main downtown corridor, but when the opportunity to enter the […]

800 Alaskan Development Poised to Make a Splash for Seattle’s Waterfront Rejuvenation

800 Alaskan Development Poised to Make a Splash for Seattle’s Waterfront Rejuvenation

Name the top-five global cities in the United States… New York stands out. Chicago. San Francisco. Los Angeles. Washington D.C. These urban power centers are world-class destinations home to multinational corporations that employ decision-makers who shape the global economy. There’s a bustle. An original identity. A daily duet of grit and charm. And finally, all […]

San Francisco vs. Seattle: Reasons to Consider Expanding Your Business to the Emerald City


San Francisco vs. Seattle: Reasons to Consider Expanding Your Business to the Emerald City


Currently pre-leasing, MSRE’s 800 Alaskan building is slated to open in Spring 2022. The property will be a gateway to Seattle’s new 20-acre waterfront park and features sustainable office space that caters to the specific operational demands of tenants across submarkets. San Francisco may symbolize the center of the tech hemisphere, but the California city […]

Upgrading Seattle’s Older Buildings with Green Features to Ensure a Sustainable Future

Upgrading Seattle’s Older Buildings with Green Features to Ensure a Sustainable Future

Fifth & Yesler in Seattle’s International District is certified LEED Gold.  Nationwide, the environmental impact conversation is cranked to full-volume. Businesses are responding to sustainable, climate-friendly demands from employees and consumers. Policymakers feel the heat as state and local governments pass aggressive energy management laws. The movement is a conga line of energized stakeholders en […]

Seattle Or Bellevue: Selecting the Right City for Your Commercial Office Space

Seattle Or Bellevue: Selecting the Right City for Your Commercial Office Space

Seattle or Bellevue for Commercial Real Estate? Which growing economic hub is the better location for your small to midsize business? Whether you are establishing your office location for the first time, or you’re considering a new office lease across Lake Washington, a combination of short-term trends and long-term resources should be considered when deciding […]

Developing the Most Sustainable Building of its Size in the U.S. at 400 Westlake in Seattle

Developing the Most Sustainable Building of its Size in the U.S. at 400 Westlake in Seattle

Once an anchor in Seattle’s most prominent “auto row,” the historic Firestone Tire Building is poised to change the way people think about sustainability in real estate development. When finished, 400 Westlake will be considered by many as the greenest building of its size in the world. Construction is set to commence by the end […]

Martin Selig Real Estate’s HQ Remodel – A Blueprint of Modern Design

Martin Selig Real Estate’s HQ Remodel – A Blueprint of Modern Design

When you hear Martin Selig Real Estate, what first comes to mind? A Seattle real estate icon? The developer behind some of the city’s most symbolic skyscrapers? Yes to both of course, but how about a commercial leasing company known for building out sleek, elegant interiors designed with modern inspirations? Well, that’s exactly what you’ll […]

The Seattle Federal Reserve Bank: Where History and Modern Design Intersect

Located in the heart of downtown Seattle, tenants will enjoy easy access to Seattle’s Central Library, City Hall, the Justice Center, Seattle Art Museum, Benaroya Hall, The Great Wheel, and more. Seattle’s Federal Reserve Bank is coming back to life with Martin Selig Real Estate. With official approvals from the Seattle Design Review Board, The […]

Retail Spaces Available in Lower Queen Anne

Retail Spaces Available in Lower Queen Anne

If your business is seeking retail space in Seattle’s Lower Queen Anne neighborhood, Martin Selig Real Estate has over 4,000 square feet available! Whether you are hoping to find the perfect location for your up-and-coming coffee shop or are looking for somewhere to open another branch of your cafe, this neighborhood has a lot to […]

The Commuter Building and Waterfront Seattle Program

The Commuter Building and Waterfront Seattle Program

The Windermere Building Earlier this month, Martin Selig Real Estate partnered with John Jacobi of Windermere Real Estate in the acquisition of the Commuter Building @ 815 Western Ave. Slated to be called “The Windermere Building,” the four story building will be renovated into an 18-story mixed-use tower with 300,000 square feet of office space, 25,000 […]

Featured Tenant: The Gottman Institute

Featured Tenant: The Gottman Institute

Martin Selig Real Estate hosts a wide variety of tenants in the Puget Sound Area. Meet this month’s featured tenant, The Gottman Institute. They are of the world’s thought leaders in relationship advice, counseling, and clinical training.

Meet The Team: Jordan Selig

Meet The Team: Jordan Selig

Meet Jordan Selig, Martin Selig Real Estate’s Managing Director. Learn more about her background in commercial real estate and goals for MSRE moving forward.

8 Ways To Modernize Your Office Space

8 Ways To Modernize Your Office Space

From small office layout ideas, to creating a productive workspace, your office layout can have a big impact on your team’s workflow. Here are a few ideas on how to modernize your office for the best results.

Meet The Team: Mike Brixner

Meet The Team: Mike Brixner

Born and raised in Seattle on Queen Anne Hill, Mike Brixner has deep roots in The Emerald City. He recently celebrated his 30th anniversary with Martin Selig Real Estate, and says working for Martin is the best real estate job in the world. After graduating from law school, Mike knew he wanted to apply his […]

Meet the Team: Theresa Howard

Meet the Team: Theresa Howard

Theresa Howard, recently named one of the 15 Most Powerful Women in Seattle Real Estate by Bisnow, has been with Martin Selig Real Estate for 35 years. She’s a lifelong Seattleite whose dedication to her tenants and years of experience put her among the best in the industry. As a senior leasing agent, she describes […]

Three Benefits of A Dog-Friendly Workspace

Three Benefits of A Dog-Friendly Workspace

Canine companions aren’t just fun to have in your office, they’re proven to have positive benefits for your workplace. From boosting morale, to building trust, here’s why your team should choose a pet friendly office space.

5 Great Happy Hours in Belltown

5 Great Happy Hours in Belltown

Belltown is a hub for Seattle professionals and a great neighborhood to explore. If you’re looking for somewhere to grab drinks after work, here are some of our recommendations.

Meet The Team: Ilich Vahimi

Meet The Team: Ilich Vahimi

Between his expertise in architecture and years of experience from being directly mentored by Mr. Selig, Ilich Vahimi is a top notch leasing agent who will put your needs first.