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Rushing was built from the ground up. Through dedication, strength, and putting humans first, a particular rush comes with putting together all of the pieces. We create, problem-solve, analyze, and eventually bring it all to life. We want to show people the Rushing difference in a way that makes an impact where people and the planet flourish.

206 Bell

Adjacent to the Bell Street Park and numerous transit stops, 206 Bell represents the transformation of a brownfield into a connected, vibrant luxury apartment community. The LEED-NC (New Construction) Certified project features 122 apartments, a rooftop deck, and electric vehicle charging stations. Rushing’s Sustainability Studio provided LEED Management and Administration services for the project. Achievements…

450 Alaskan

This new, mid-rise building located just south of downtown Seattle in the Pioneer Square neighborhood includes 168,000 square feet of office and retails space. 450 Alaskan features a rooftop deck, secured parking and a conference center and amenity space. The building is LEED Gold certified and offers bicycle storage, showers and lockers.  

624 Yale

This nine-story South Lake Union apartment building includes approximately 200 studio, one- and two-bedroom units. 624 Yale offers indoor/outdoor rooftop entertainment space, a courtyard water feature, speakeasy-style den, fitness center and business center.

5th & Yesler

Rushing’s Sustainability Studio worked with the client, Martin Selig Real Estate, and the project team to establish cost effective sustainable design strategies for this 17-story, 400,000 SF high-rise mixed-use building with office and retail space.  During the construction process, the Sustainability Studio trained the construction team on waste and indoor air quality management processes.  In order to ensure sustainability strategies would…

“We understand that innovation and creativity are born through diverse design representation in problem solving.” – Rae Anne Rushing 

8th and Republican

This eight-story mixed-use building includes 211 apartment units, a photographic equipment showroom and a café. Located in South Lake Union, 8th + Republican is ideally situated to provide housing and commercial retail space to support Seattle’s fast-growing tech sector. At 274,254 square feet, the project targeted LEED for Homes Midrise Silver certification and opened in…

Amazon Block 34 & 35

Rushing provided the design development level/ Bid package mechanical design documents for the design of shell and core systems in South Lake Union buildings constructed for Amazon tenant occupancy. Blocks 34 and 35 include new 7-story office and 12-story mixed-use office towers with retail on the first floor. The project also includes a single story…


This 293-unit apartment building located in South Lake Union offers studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments. AMLI SLU is LEED Silver certified and offers a fitness center, clubroom, sky deck and green roof, conference room, wood working and craft brewing labs, access-controlled parking garage, pet spa, bike repair station, electric car changing stations and two courtyards.

Arbor Blocks (Block 52 and 57)

Arbor Blocks (Blocks 52 and 57) are part of the Facebook Seattle offices located in the growing South Lake Union neighborhood. Block 52 is a 12-story office building with 301,679 square feet of total above-grade construction. The site also includes four levels of below-grade parking for approximately 423 cars. The site also includes public and…

Arrive (2116 4th Ave)

This 41-story mixed-use high rise includes the 11 floors of The Sound Hotel at Belltown and 30 floors of apartments. Located in the Belltown neighborhood, Arrivé includes 142 hotel rooms and 342 apartments with rooftop lounge for residents showcasing 360-degree views.  

“We pride ourselves on inclusion, sharing a space in which everyone has a voice and a seat at the table.” – Rae Anne Rushing

Ascent (SLU Fairview)

This high-rise residential building is situated in the South Lake Union neighborhood of downtown Seattle. With 24 stories and residential units ranging from studios to three-bedroom penthouses, Ascent also includes a rooftop lounge and spa, dog run and pet wash and a courtyard. Rushing led sustainability efforts for the high-rise, resulting in the project being…