First Hill

first hill real estateHence the name, First Hill is the first hill east of downtown Seattle. The neighborhood is bounded by Interstate 5 to the west, Capitol Hill to the north, and the International District to the south. Conveniently located to downtown, First Hill rose to popularity for Seattle's elite class in the late 19th century and is now the 4th most walkable neighborhood in Seattle. The Hill is now commonly referred to as "Pill Hill," due to the high concentration of top-rated health care facilities - Harborview Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Virginia Mason Medical Center - as well as Puget Sound Blood Center. First Hill is also home to Seattle University, Northwest School, Seattle Academy of Arts and Sciences, O'Dea High School, Frye Art Museum, and Town Hall.

Living on First Hill

Homes for sale on First Hill are conveniently located near public transit and within a short walking distance of various dining and shopping options. Real estate on First Hill primarily consists of new high-rise condominiums amongst updated 19th century Craftsman style houses. Appealing to trendy professionals who enjoy the close proximity to downtown Seattle, condos for sale on First Hill feature modern architecture with stainless steel appliances, granite counters, rooftop decks, maple floors, picture windows, and views of the Seattle skyline. Whether you want to live near the excitement the city has to offer or work downtown and don't want to hassle with a commute (or a car at all), First Hill real estate is a highly desirable choice!

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