Ashforth purchased the Exchange Building in April 2007, making its initial acquisition in the Seattle, Washington market. The building is a 23-story, 296,000 square foot “AA” designated, historic office building located in Seattle’s CBD. Ashforth sold the building in October 2013.


Address: 821 Second Avenue, Seattle, WA

Owner: The Ashforth Company

Size: 296,000 sf

Acquired/Sold: April 2007-October 2013

Management Assignment: April 2007-November 2011

Capital Improvements:

  • Installed new windows on 22nd floor penthouse suite
  • Building improvements on floors 3-8
  • Building façade repaired
  • Security cameras upgraded

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