South Lake Union is where my workplace Amazon is located. We enjoy the neighborhood for work. The streets are very clean and the buildings are new and nice. There is lots of construction, and many new apartment buildings.
The Amazon c... Read more...
"The Tech Center of Seattle..."
I’m a Seattle transplant, like most people, and I live, work, and play in South Lake Union. SLU has everything I need and everything else is REALLY close by.
I recently moved to Seattle and living in SLU is great. My office is walkable an... Read more...
"Only suitable for a very specific crowd..."
Quite a few Amazon colleagues are opting to live in South Lake Union, close to work, but I chose not to, for a few reasons.
First of all, the prices are unreasonably high here. As far as I can tell, it’s simply because there are so man... Read more...
"New but is it Noteworthy?..."
South Lake Union, or SLU for short, is going through the biggest transformation on any Seattle neighborhood. Which is crazy to think about because the city of Seattle is going through a construction boom right now. SLU is home to Amazon and m... Read more...
"Welcome to the jungle (aka Amazon)..."
Simply put, most people who live in South Lake Union work at Amazon. I mean, who wouldn’t want a five-minute walk as your commute to work? And since Amazon is growing quickly, so are the buildings. A couple months ago I counted the cranes,... Read more...
Sean Killian provides marketing consulting services for real estate agencies including Calcagno & Hamilton, a full-service residential agency in Santa Barbara, California. He is also the marketing team lead for Enola Labs, an Austin, Texas-based technology company.
Ben Kubic is the co-founder and CEO of Virgent Realty, a technology-driven brokerage serving home sellers in Atlanta. In its first month, Virgent was featured in Inman News and Product Hunt, and Ben sat on the Hybrid Broker panel at Inman Connect 2015 in SF. Ben received his MBA at Harvard Business School and his B.A. and B.S. at the University of Maryland.
Nate is the co-founder of Settln, which builds predictive real estate technology to help real estate agents and brokers craft a more personalized home buying or selling experience for all their clients.
I'm a real estate geek and I love to tinker with technology in the analytics, big data, machine learning and artificial intelligence space.