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Wednesday, January 23, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 10:48 a.m.

For Gonzaga University, prime real estate in downtown Seattle was just too good to sell

Gonzaga University recently announced it would lease land to a developer to build a 17-story apartment tower in downtown Seattle. But don’t expect the Jesuit school to expand its footprint …


The Dirt: $6 million business park to be in north Spokane

The $2.9 million project on the southwest corner of the intersection will also have a 4,300-square-foot convenience store.


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 12:21 p.m.

$6 million business park to be in north Spokane

The project – Lyons Business Park – calls for construction of three buildings on more than 4 acres at 6510 N. Lidgerwood Ave., according to plans filed with the city.


New business park filling up in Spokane Valley

For real estate investor Tom Andersen, the Tapa Business Park in Spokane Valley is described as a “field of dreams” project.


Avista, Amazon fulfillment dominate local business coverage in 2018

Avista’s proposed sale to a Canadian utility and Amazon’s fulfillment center in the West Plains dominated local business news in 2018.


UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 9:49 p.m.

WeWork keeps pushing. Now landlords and rivals are pushing back.

WeWork Cos. is increasingly stepping on the turf of landlords and real estate brokers – and the industry is starting to push back.


UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 9:01 p.m.

B.C. company purchases Bank of America building in downtown Spokane for $47.7M

The Bank of America Financial Center – the tallest building in downtown Spokane – has been sold to Canada-based Redstone Group, which marks the commercial real estate company’s first investment …


Bucking national trend, Seattle millennials least likely to live at home with parents

After earning a degree in integrated energy management from Central Washington University in June, McLean, 24, landed a job in her field back home in Seattle. She began looking for …


UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Average Spokane County home price was $246K during November

Spokane County home prices leveled off during November, while the number of homes sold during the month dipped slightly.


Seattle metro home prices falling at fastest rate in U.S.

It was just this spring when Greater Seattle led the nation in home-price increases. Now, prices here are falling faster than anywhere.


Then and Now: Blalock Building

John B. Blalock, born 1856 in Sevier County, Tennessee, was one of Spokane Falls’ early settlers, arriving in 1879, after stops in Oregon and Walla Walla.


Old West legends trail Garland house as it goes on market

What will $200,000 buy in today’s heated Spokane real estate market? Rick Tannehill is offering a recently renovated 4-bedroom Craftsman in the Garland district that comes with fresh paint and …


Some regret loss, others see trend as midcentury homes give way to new construction

The demolition of the Blair House was not the first time a notable home fronting the Manito golf course was destroyed to make way for a new home, and many …


With proposed commerce park, developer hopes to give economic boost to Hillyard Neighborhood

Spokane developer Larry Stone is aiming to replicate the success of the Playfair Commerce Park with plans to build a second industrial park in northeast Spokane.


Spokane County home sales drop while sale price rises

The number of homes sold in Spokane County dropped during October but the average price increased to $264,000, as low inventories of residential properties continued to influence the market.


UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 1:27 p.m.

Spokane County’s housing prices continue to level off

Spokane County home prices continued to level off in September after posting sharp gains earlier in the year. The average sales price was $259,472 last month.


UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 11:12 a.m.

A diamond heiress is selling her Tenino estate. It can be yours for $11 million.

The most expensive personal property ever listed in Thurston, Pierce and Mason counties is for sale in Tenino, Wash..


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 7:05 p.m.

Older homeowners resist downsizing

That’s in part because seniors are working longer, so they don’t feel as pressed to dramatically reduce expenses, and because more seniors are housing their adult children compared with a …


Summer getaway or full-time residence, a house on the water in Spokane area remains relatively affordable, observers say

As waterfront homes in Seattle sell at a premium with prices starting at more than $1 million, some Spokane real estate agents say homes near the water in the Inland …


UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 2:17 p.m.

Average housing prices in Spokane County drop $10,000 in July

Buying a home in Spokane County just got a little more affordable. Average prices dropped about $10,000 between June and July – a cool-down that local Realtors attributed to discouraged …


Spokane County’s median home price continues rise in June

Spokane County’s median home prices rose to $246,250 in June, but the number of sales dropped off slightly.


Large storage development planned near Spokane airport

A $5.5 million storage unit development is being built on Geiger Boulevard, according to permits filed with the county, just northwest of a 2.5-million-square-foot building that is believed will be …


Looking for a Spokane area home? Prices vary by neighborhood

Spokane County’s median sales price of $240,000 masks a wide variation in home prices by neighborhood. In Liberty Lake, the median price was $372,320 in May. In East Central, it …


Office building revamp to benefit Passages Family Support addiction-recovery organization

A $700,000 renovation of a building just off Sunset Boulevard in west Spokane will remake nearly 34,000 square feet of office space, according to permits filed with the city.


Finding the right house in Spokane’s competitive market: A tale of two families

Two families talked to The Spokesman-Review about what it’s like to be house hunting this summer in Spokane’s competitive real estate market.


UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 7:33 p.m.

Research airplane photographs Spokane real estate and finds 50 new construction sites since last year

For the past few days, real estate research company CoStar Group has been circling the Spokane area and taking pictures of its construction sites to gather data about the area …


UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 9:32 a.m.

Sportsplex plans get OK from state regulators as legal wrangling plays out with property owner

A state committee signed off last week on plans that would build the $42 million structure by the end of 2020. The city still has to figure out an ongoing …


Easing downtown Spokane building height caps could get second look from commission

The Spokane Plan Commission will consider at its June 13 meeting whether to reconsider its endorsement of a proposal that would lift building heights along Spokane Falls Boulevard near Riverfront …


Assessed value and your tax bill: Government spending has greatest impact on how much you pay

Property taxes and the tortured terminology surrounding them leave many homeowners confused. In the end, though, it’s pretty simple.


Opulence on stage for a million or more

The numbers are eye-popping. Two, three, four, five million dollars for a luxury home. In Spokane County, a couple who made money investing in gold mining is ready to downsize.