Real Estate Challenge 2021 

The Pacific Northwest Real Estate Challenge is a development case competition in which teams from the University of British Columbia, University of Washington, and Portland State University real estate programs compete. Students have been tasked with creating an investment proposal for a well-located development site in Seattle. Students will be provided with site information and will work with local market experts to craft a feasible development proposal that maximizes investor returns.

Site: 1600 Eastlake

1600 Eastlake, a former Bank of America retail location, sits at the heart of the Eastlake Life Science Campus by Alexandria.  Surrounded by over 1MM SF of office and laboratory projects home to some of the world’s most cutting edge companies, the former 4,200 SF former bank branch will serve as a retail hub and activation point for the entire area.