Modern and energy-efficient apartments

Sora is a brand-new building of boutique apartments in the University District of Seattle. We are located on a quiet residential street block from Lake Union and Portage Bay. Residents will enjoy a central and walkable location with great access to urban amenities and regionally-connected Light Rail.



  • Sustainable living

    Feel good about your housing choice with a Built Green 4-star certification (targeted) and features such as roof-top solar power generation, green-roof, and energy efficient windows and appliances.

  • Bike Friendly

    Sora has indoor and outdoor bike storage, as well as a a repair station.  Just down the street is the 27-mile Burke-Gilman Trail, one of the premier urban trail systems in the country.

  • Rooftop Deck

    Enjoy outdoor seating, bbq area and views of downtown Seattle and Mount Rainier.

  • Lighting and Sound Comfort

    Floor-to-ceiling windows in most units offer abundant natural light. With the help of acoustical engineers, the building was designed to limit sound transmission.

  • Study booths

    Three private study booths located in the lobby with complimentary wi-fi.

  • Building Security

    Sora is a gated, fenced and controlled access building with key-pad building entry.  

  • Stay Connected

    Complimentary wi-fi in the lobby/lounge and rooftop deck.

  • Laundry Lounge

    Laundry lounge (plus W/D in unit)


Sora At
a Glance

  • Walkable Location

    Walkscore of 92. Sora is a short walk to University Way (“The Ave”), Trader Joe’s, Safeway and multiple eating and nightlife destinations.

  • Public Transportation

    Need to go downtown? L.A.? Sora is 10-minutes by car to downtown and 20-minutes to Sea-Tac Airport. The new U-District light rail station (open 2021) will get you downtown in 15 minutes and to Sea-Tac airport in 50-minutes. The station is a 10-minute walk from Sora.

  • 30 restaurants and cafes

    Lebanese, Japanese, Albanian— just to name a few, plus some Seattle originals like Dick’s Drive-In and Pagliacci Pizza. All within a ten block radius.

  • Washer and Dryer in unit

    Zero coins needed to do your own laundry. Who needs to fuss with shared laundry when you have a washer and dryer in your home?   But when you want to wash bigger items, community laundry is ready for you in the laundry lounge.

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