By AUBREY COHEN
January 9, 2013
A developer has started leasing apartments in a what it touts as the first residential building in Seattle to fully mitigate its carbon footprint for construction, and ongoing operation and maintenance.
Stream Uptown is at 708 6th Ave. N., in the Uptown section of Lower Queen Anne. It has 118 apartments, ranging in size from 541 to 855 square feet, with rents starting at $1,132.
“We are excited to offer residents a community that emphasizes sustainable living,” Marc Angelillo, managing member of developer Stream Real Estate LLC, said in a news release. “Our focus as a company and developer is to create market rate units that push the envelope on sustainability while remaining economically viable.”