WINNER: Liberty Bank Building
Affordable Housing Development of the Year
Liberty Bank Building is a mixed-use affordable housing development in Seattle’s Central District, developed by a groundbreaking partnership between Africatown Community Land Trust, the Black Community Impact Alliance, Capitol Hill Housing and Byrd Barr Place. Located on the site of the former Liberty Bank, the first bank in the Pacific Northwest serving the African American community, this project honors a rich history while addressing gentrification and displacement, and maximizing community empowerment.
Developer/Owner(s): Non-member Capitol Hill Housing
Architecture Firm(s): Mithun, Inc.
General Contractor(s): Walsh Construction Co.
Broker Firm(s): Not Applicable
Engineering Firm(s): CoughlinPorterLundeen
Other Significant Team Member, if applicable: Rushing Company
Interior Architect/Designer Firm(s): Mithun, Inc.
Construction/Project Manager Firm(s): Capitol Hill Housing
Consultant Firm(s): Mithun, Inc. - Interior Design, Landscape Architecture and Entitlements
Rushing Company - Design/Build MEP
JRS Engineering - Building Envelope
SpecRite - Specifications
Major Sub/Vendor(s): Adept Mechanical Services - Plumbing
Merit Electric of Spokane - Electrical
Overland Group LLC - Wood Framing
PSA LLC - Drywall
RDF Builders Co. - Concrete