Seattle Waterfront Real Estate

There’s a good reason Seattle is often referred to as the “Emerald City,” it’s surrounded by water, including Lake Washington, the Puget Sound, Lake Union and countless smaller lakes, as well as lush greenery all year round. Then, there are the mountains that can be seen in every direction: the Cascades to the east, the Olympics to the west, with Mount Rainier looming over it all. Those who own Seattle waterfront real estate enjoy having a wealth of outdoor activities at their door, including kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding, sailing and just about anything you can dream up on the water. It’s also a city that’s very bike-friendly with a number of new “biker only” lanes painted bright green for commuters as well as the 27-mile Burke-Gilman Trail for cycling, walking and jogging.

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Seattle December 9, 2018
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Listed
130
Avg. DOM
$908.85
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$799,500
Med. List Price
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1526 Lakeside Ave S
Seattle, WA 98144
1526 Lakeside Ave S Seattle, WA 98144
1 of 17
$14,500,000 ( $500,000 )
Subdivision: Mt Baker
BEDS
4
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
6,230
BUILT
1969
ON SITE
147Days
MLS ®
1328897
Privacy & elegance along the shores of Lake Washington! With a sophisticated & timeless relationship to the water, front row views of Mt Rainier & the Cascades & 240 front feet of the lake, this...
1526 Lakeside Ave S
Seattle, WA 98144
1526 Lakeside Ave S Seattle, WA 98144
1 of 14
$14,500,000 ( $500,000 )
Subdivision: Mt Baker
ACRES
2.08
ON SITE
138Days
MLS ®
1335148
Privacy & elegance along the shores of Lake Washington! With a sophisticated & timeless relationship to the water, front row views of Mt Rainier & the Cascades & 240 front feet of the lake, this...
608 39th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98112
608 39th Ave E Seattle, WA 98112
1 of 19
$12,850,000
Subdivision: Washington Park
BEDS
5
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
6,020
BUILT
1954
ON SITE
271Days
MLS ®
1067646
Extraordinarily private & expansive 120PLUS ft lakefront estate w/ level lawn, lush grounds, Swimming pool, hot tub,& dock. Open concept William Bain designed home w/ second story added during...
2500 39th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98112
2500 39th Ave E Seattle, WA 98112
1 of 17
$7,695,000 ( $304,999 )
Subdivision: Madison Park
ACRES
1.74
ON SITE
171Days
MLS ®
1314208
DPD WETLANDS DELINEATION IS INCORRECT. WE HAVE SUPERCEDING DOCS WHICH ALLOW BUILDING 25' FROM THE WATERLINE. A truly rare opportunity to own and build on 3 Lake Washington waterfront home sites in...
4334 W Cramer St
Seattle, WA 98199
4334 W Cramer St Seattle, WA 98199
1 of 24
$4,250,000 ( $140,000 )
Subdivision: Magnolia
BEDS
4
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
5,800
BUILT
1919
ON SITE
263Days
MLS ®
1260574
Masterpiece of Tranquility - Historic landscaping and masterful Schuchart/Dow design & construction coalesce in this singular one-story Lawtonwood estate on a shy-acre at the edge of Discovery Park....
2821 Fairview Ave E #12
Seattle, WA 98102
2821 Fairview Ave E #12 Seattle, WA 98102
1 of 24
$3,700,000
Subdivision: Eastlake
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,100
BUILT
2016
ON SITE
90Days
MLS ®
1352572
A breathtaking floating home for living in-the-moment, designed with the precision of a Swiss watch. A stunning Living and Dining Room and Gourmet Kitchen with a 270-degree view over Lake Union...
4570 W Cramer St
Seattle, WA 98199
4570 W Cramer St Seattle, WA 98199
1 of 25
$3,688,000
Subdivision: Magnolia
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
4,050
BUILT
1925
ON SITE
35Days
MLS ®
1383147
Iconic, exclusive gated WATERFRONT estate in the storybook LawtonWood neighborhood. Soft breezes and the peaceful serenity of endless water views from almost every window. Masterfully restored with...
000 Confidential Ave.
Seattle, WA 98144
000 Confidential Ave. Seattle, WA 98144
1 of 8
$3,500,000 ( $250,000 )
Subdivision: Mt Baker
ACRES
0.51
ON SITE
111Days
MLS ®
1348400
Rare opportunity to build your dream waterfront home along the shores of Lake Washington with 60' of no bank lake frontage on a flat 1/2 acre level lot. This parcel is adjacent to 3 additional lots...
2500 39th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98112
2500 39th Ave E Seattle, WA 98112
1 of 5
$3,200,000
Subdivision: Madison Park
ACRES
0.88
ON SITE
59Days
MLS ®
1374575
DPD WETLANDS DELINEATION IS INCORRECT. WE HAVE SUPERCEDING DOCS WHICH ALLOW BUILDING 25' FROM THE WATERLINE. A truly rare opportunity to own and build on Lake Washington waterfront in the exclusive...
2500 39th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98112
2500 39th Ave E Seattle, WA 98112
1 of 5
$2,650,000
Subdivision: Madison Park
ACRES
0.44
ON SITE
59Days
MLS ®
1374570
DPD WETLANDS DELINEATION IS INCORRECT. WE HAVE SUPERCEDING DOCS WHICH ALLOW BUILDING 25' FROM THE WATERLINE. A truly rare opportunity to own and build on Lake Washington Waterfront in the exclusive...
2500 39th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98112
2500 39th Ave E Seattle, WA 98112
1 of 5
$2,650,000
Subdivision: Madison Park
ACRES
0.44
ON SITE
59Days
MLS ®
1374564
DPD WETLANDS DELINEATION IS INCORRECT. WE HAVE SUPERCEDING DOCS WHICH ALLOW BUILDING 25' FROM THE WATERLINE. A truly rare opportunity to own and build on Lake Washington waterfront inn the...
1410 Lakeside Ave S
Seattle, WA 98144
1410 Lakeside Ave S Seattle, WA 98144
1 of 23
$2,300,000 ( $550,000 )
Subdivision: Mt Baker
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,140
BUILT
1944
ON SITE
175Days
MLS ®
1288309
WATERFRONT: A long, rolling green lawn connects a beautiful, white w/ black trim clapboard house to a charming boathouse resting on a glorious expanse of Lake Washington. Airy and light-filled open...
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Seattle Waterfront Real Estate

Seattle waterfront real estate owners also enjoy easy access to a wealth of attractions the city is renowned for, from the iconic Pike Place Market, one of the oldest farmers markets in the country, to the Pacific Science Center, numerous live theater productions and much more. Seattle is also known for its thriving food scene, which includes everything from tasty, cheap eats from food trucks to high-end cuisine at fine dining restaurants.

When looking for Seattle waterfront real estate, you’ll discover a wide range of options throughout the region, with many communities featuring waterfront homes ranging from houseboats and lakeside cottages to luxurious estates. You’ll find many of those homes on Lake Washington, where your neighbors will include pro athletes from the Seattle Mariners and the Seahawks and executives from companies like Microsoft, Amazon and Starbucks. There are also waterfront homes on the Puget Sound, which have an ocean beach feel, as well as Lake Union and a number of smaller lakes.

For those who want to enjoy the best of urban amenities and a lifestyle on the water, Seattle waterfront real estate is hard to beat.

Downtown Seattle Waterfront Real Estate

Downtown Seattle waterfront real estate primarily includes condos and apartments that enjoy sweeping Puget Sound and Olympic Mountain views, while providing the opportunity to be in the heart of everything the “Emerald City” offers. Not only will you be able to enjoy watching the ships and boats glide across the water, but easy access to a wealth of recreational activities on the water and on land. Kayaking, paddle boarding and sailing are all popular here, as well as walking or jogging along the waterfront. This very bike-friendly city offers biker-only lanes for commuters, and you’ll have easy access to the 26-mile Burke-Gilman Trail too. Just a short drive away you’ll find countless lakes as well as soaring mountains with miles and miles of scenic hiking trails. Of course, many enjoy living in the heart of downtown for access to major employers as well as the chance to be just a short distance from famed Pike Place Market. One of the nation’s oldest farmers’ markets is popular with visitors and locals alike, making it easy to pick up fresh flowers, produce, seafood and so much more, right on your way home.

 Just minutes from your front door you’ll find a long list of cultural attractions from art galleries and concert venues to live theater and museums. More than 6,000 restaurants are located in Seattle, including lots of farm-to-table options, from great eats at food trucks to incredible dishes utilizing the Northwest’s high-quality ingredients at fine dining restaurants. Worried about the rain? The reality is Seattle doesn’t rank as one of the nation’s wettest cities - most of the time the weather is rather mild and summers are out of this world.

 Downtown Seattle waterfront real estate typically offers some fantastic options, including condos tucked between Pike Place Market and Elliott Bay waterfront.

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Seattle Waterfront Real Estate in Seattle, WA