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Amazon Buys Seattle HQ For $1.16 Billion
2012-10-07 10:13:24

April Flowers for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In what is probably going to be the largest U.S. office transaction of the year, Amazon.com Inc., the world's largest online retailer, has agreed to buy the 11-building complex where their headquarters is housed in Seattle for $1.16 billion. Located in the South Lake Union neighborhood, the campus has 1.8 million square feet of space, breaking the price down to about $644 per square foot. In a filing with the U.S. Securities...

2011-06-01 13:38:00

SEATTLE, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Firmani + Associates, a Seattle-based public relations and marketing agency today announced it has moved its headquarters to the South Lake Union neighborhood to a building the firm purchased and renovated at 306 Fairview Avenue North. Founded in 1994, Firmani + Associates has developed award-winning integrated PR and marketing campaigns for professional-service organizations, healthcare, retail and technology companies across the Western United...

2010-12-17 14:40:00

SEATTLE, Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has acquired a new 177,000-square-foot building adjacent to its campus on South Lake Union that will house offices and shared resources in support of the Center's research, board chair Doug Walker announced today. The acquisition may also allow for a modest increase in space for laboratory research, he said. The building, located at 1100 Eastlake Ave. E., was acquired for $36 million. "This offers an...

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