Named after a Nisqually tribe chief, the Leschi neighborhood is perched just above Lake Washington with stunning views and a laidback feel. Leschi is bordered by Lake Washington to the east, the Mount Baker neighborhood to the south, Martin Luther King, Jr. Way South to the west, and the Madrona neighborhood to the north. Offering a quiet sanctuary close to downtown Seattle, Leschi features a vibrant business district with dining options, extensive greenspaces with interconnected hiking trails, and boat moorage. Neighborhood residents enjoy area parks including Frink Park, Flo Ware, Powell Barnett, and lakeside Leschi Park.

Real Estate in Leschi is available in a variety of sizes and styles, appealing to diverse homebuyers. Leschi homes for sale include condominiums, brick Tudors, mid-century ramblers, updated Craftsman, charming Bungalows, and modern styles. Features such as bamboo flooring, granite kitchen counters, open floor plans, Stainless Steel appliances, large decks/patios, high ceilings, and private boat slips are found with condos and houses for sale in Leschi. Many homes for sale in Leschi also boast stunning lake and mountain views, offering a tranquil retreat that is difficult to leave.


by Charles Burnett