Public records reveal what Seattle turned down for ‘Mercer Mega Block’ – 10minmail

[ad_1] Alexandria Real Estate Equities won the Mercer Mega Block bid earlier this month. This rendering shows what the developer could build on the site. The design process is just beginning, so the image is not meant to show what the campus will actually look like. (City of Seattle Rendering) More than 500 units of […]

Alexandria doubles down on decades-long Seattle biotech bet with Mercer ‘Mega Block’ deal – 10minmail

[ad_1] Alexandria will pay $143.5 million for the Mercer Mega Block site across the street from University of Washington School of Medicine buildings, close to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (right of Space Needle) and Amazon’s Seattle campus (not pictured). (10minmail Photo / Nat Levy) As it closes in on one of the most […]

‘Mega Block’ in Amazon’s backyard will become a life sciences campus following $143.5M deal; proceeds to fund affordable housing – 10minmail

[ad_1] The Mercer Mega Block is right next to Amazon’s campus and close to downtown. (JLL Image) One of the last big chunks of land in the booming Seattle neighborhood of South Lake Union will turn into a life sciences hub — with proceeds of the sale helping fund affordable housing and homelessness issues. The […]