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PHOTOS: Hardhat tour shows progress on new Merrill Gardens, Pillar Properties

PHOTOS: Hardhat tour shows progress on new Merrill Gardens, Pillar Properties

Rendering shows what the completed new Pillar Properties apartment (on the left) and Merrill Gardens senior housing will look like when completed. Developers behind the new Merrill Gardens Senior Housing... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: What’s an ‘Oilerie’? See on TV tonight & soon at Burien Town Square

B-TOWN BIZ: What’s an ‘Oilerie’? See on TV tonight & soon at Burien Town Square

Spotted on SW 152nd Street in the Burien Town Square building is a new sign of life – the distinctive “The Oilerie” logo graces a space on Burien’s main street, where owners Marty... [Read more]

VIDEO: Time lapse shows construction progress of new Merrill Gardens project

VIDEO: Time lapse shows construction progress of new Merrill Gardens project

The City of Burien released the following time lapse video, which shows the construction progress of the new Merrill Gardens project over six months: (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];... [Read more]

PHOTOS: There’s a new crane hanging out over downtown Burien

PHOTOS: There’s a new crane hanging out over downtown Burien

WABI Burien’s Maureen Hoffmann sent us this pic, showing the new crane over downtown Burien – including Eric Dickman and Maggie Larrick of Burien Actors Theatre – at the Farmers Market on Thursday: The... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Ground broken on new Merrill Garden, Pillar construction

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Ground broken on new Merrill Garden, Pillar construction

On Thursday afternoon (June 25), under 80+ degree, sunny blue skies, the City of Burien – in partnership with Merrill Gardens, Pillar Properties and Legacy Partners – celebrated the groundbreaking... [Read more]

Here’s the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival, coming June 20-21

Here’s the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival, coming June 20-21

The City of Burien announced the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival – coming to Town Square Park the weekend of June 20-21 – and we’ve got it here: SATURDAY, JUNE 20: Town Square... [Read more]

Merrill Gardens senior complex construction to start at Town Square next month

Merrill Gardens senior complex construction to start at Town Square next month

Click images to see larger versions. by Jack Mayne That vacant land north of Burien City Hall and south of SW 150th Street will soon be humming with construction noise, digging equipment, and arriving... [Read more]

Undercover Burien Police Officers bust drug dealers near City Hall/Library

Undercover Burien Police Officers bust drug dealers near City Hall/Library

On Thursday night (April 10), undercover Burien Police officers busted three adult drug dealers near the City Hall/Library/Town Square area, confiscating two scales, a glass smoking pipe, methamphetamine... [Read more]

BREAKING: Burien Town Square retail space put on market for $2.29 million

BREAKING: Burien Town Square retail space put on market for $2.29 million

by Scott Schaefer BREAKING: The retail spaces of the Burien Town Square property, located on SW 152nd between 6th Ave SW and 5th Ave Place, are now on the market – priced at $2.29 million – according... [Read more]

Burien Council hears, sees plans for two new Town Square developments

Burien Council hears, sees plans for two new Town Square developments

Almost five years after the first privately developed Burien Town Square project – the seven-story condominium-retail complex at SW 152nd St. and 6th Ave. SW – was completed, plans for Phase Two are finally moving forward…

Remaining Burien Town Square Parcels acquired by Legacy Partners

Remaining Burien Town Square Parcels acquired by Legacy Partners

The three remaining parcels of the Burien Town Square area have been acquired by Legacy Partners Residential, in a deal that closed Sept. 26. The land, totaling more than 141,000 square feet, is located... [Read more]

New storefront Art installed at the Residences at Burien Town Square

New storefront Art installed at the Residences at Burien Town Square

New Art has been installed in the empty storefront at the Residences at Burien Town Square, with a special celebration planned for the next B-Town BEAT on Thursday, Sept. 5 from 6 – 9 p.m. Here’s... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Minimum 400 plus Apartment units coming to our Town Square…’

LETTER: ‘Minimum 400 plus Apartment units coming to our Town Square…’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] City Planning Commission Meeting thoughts; Hello,... [Read more]

The Residences at Burien Town Square hits new milestone – 65% sold out

The Residences at Burien Town Square hits new milestone – 65% sold out

Seattle-based Intracorp Marketing and Sales this week announced that The Residences at Burien Town Square (a BTB Advertiser) hit a significant milestone – 65% sold out. They also obtained Fannie Mae... [Read more]

Work from two Artists on display at the Residences at Burien Town Square

Work from two Artists on display at the Residences at Burien Town Square

Work from two Artists is now on display through July 31 at the retail space at SW 151st and 5th Place SW in the Residences at Burien Town Square. Art from Brien Seldt and Amaranta Ibarra-Sandys will liven... [Read more]

White Center Artist’s work now on display at Burien Town Square

White Center Artist’s work now on display at Burien Town Square

White Center Artist Marianne Maksirisombat’s original art is now on display at the northeast corner retail space at Burien Town Square (SW 151st and 5th Place SW) through the last week of June. Marianne... [Read more]

VIDEO: Family of Ducklings crosses the street at Burien Town Square

VIDEO: Family of Ducklings crosses the street at Burien Town Square

Courtesy Jim Branson comes this charming video showing a family of Ducklings crossing the street at Burien Town Square on Wednesday, May 15, 2013:  Read More →

Bike Day Commuter Support Station will be at Burien Town Square Friday, May 17

Bike Day Commuter Support Station will be at Burien Town Square Friday, May 17

Friday, May 17 is “National Bike to Work Day,” but our friends at WABI Burien have declared it “Burien Bike Day.” “We want to encourage local folks to choose pedal-power not just for their... [Read more]

Arts opps available in ‘unconventional spaces’ at Burien Town Square

Arts opps available in ‘unconventional spaces’ at Burien Town Square

Art from Don Liljar has been on display in a window at Burien Town Square since January. There are a couple of arts opportunities in some “unconventional spaces” in the Burien Town Square building,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘FIN’ the giant Salmon swims into Burien Town Square Park

PHOTOS: ‘FIN’ the giant Salmon swims into Burien Town Square Park

While not quite as popular (or stinky) as a beached fin whale, ‘FIN’ the giant Salmon ‘swam’ into Burien Town Square Park Wednesday, April 17, and Photographer Justin Bennett was... [Read more]

Seattle’s Intracorp Taking Over Sales at The Residences at Burien Town Square

Seattle’s Intracorp Taking Over Sales at The Residences at Burien Town Square

Seattle-based Intracorp will be partnering with ST Residential to market The Residences at Burien Town Square (BTB Advertiser), it was announced Tuesday (April 9). Located in downtown Burien, The Residences... [Read more]

Burien City Council Votes to Change Town Square Developers to Legacy Partners

Burien City Council Votes to Change Town Square Developers to Legacy Partners

The Burien City Council voted unanimously Monday night (Feb. 25) to direct Harbor Urban, owner of the still-undeveloped parcels at Burien Town Square, to sell those properties to another real estate developer... [Read more]

Sponsored Post 22 Units Sold Since Sept. at Burien Town Square; New Financing Program Starts

22 Units Sold Since Sept. at Burien Town Square; New Financing Program Starts

Twenty-two units have sold since September at BTB Advertiser Burien Town Square
, and new Financing as well as a Marketing Program starts this week! NEW SALES MOMENTUM The hot real estate market has... [Read more]