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September 5, 2017

Capitol Core

Photos by Derek Reeves Photography [enlarge]

Capitol Core is a six-story, 17-unit apartment building on a 2,700-square-foot site at 215 Boylston Ave. E. in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood.

The building maximizes the small infill lot with a linear design. All the apartments are corner units, with full kitchens, locally crafted cabinetry and energy-efficient appliances. Tenants share outdoor space and bicycle storage.

Rents average $1,470 per month.

The project is certified Built Green 4-Star, using high-performance building practices and durable materials drawn from the Passive House standard.

Owner: JaMar Investments

Architect: NK Architects

Contractor: Cascade Built

Structural engineer: Malsam Tsang

Civil engineer: The Blueline Group

Energy rater: Evergreen Certified

Landscape architect: Karen Kiest Landscape Architects

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