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the Grove goes vertical

If you’ve driven past Grow Community lately, you’ll have noticed that things are really building up. Emphasis on “up.” Construction teams are pushing skyward with framing underway for the Salal building in Grow phase 2.

Framing of the Elan building comes next, while a concrete pour for the Juniper garage floor begins this week. Behind the scenes, power utility work will continue through early June.

Come by and watch the progress as our newest neighborhood, the Grove, really takes shape.

Happy Earth Day from Grow Community


We don't inherit the earth from our ancestors, the Native American proverb goes, we borrow it from our children. The wellbeing of our planet and the quality of life that we'll leave to future generations is what Grow Community is all … [Continue reading]

UW planning and environment students tour Grow

Grow Community hosted a tour this past weekend for University of Washington students interested in innovative approaches to urban planning. Sixteen students representing the university’s urban design and planning, architecture, environmental … [Continue reading]

March Construction Gallery

Continued iron/cable work for P/T concrete decks happening at Grow this month.  Concrete pours have begun and will continue through next week.  We expect framers to begin very soon and you will start to see the buildings go vertical beginning with … [Continue reading]

Grow featured in NW design magazine

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Grow Community and first-phase architect Jonathan Davis are featured in the new edition of Gray magazine. In an article titled “Community Builders,” the magazine touts Grow for fostering “next-level neighborliness” through innovative layout and … [Continue reading]

March Construction Update: Garage is on good footing(s)


Work on Grow Community's Phase 2 underground parking garage continues apace. Crews are now installing rebar and cables for the post tension slab for the Salal building, forming up walls and columns for the garage of the Elan townhomes, and crafting … [Continue reading]

Grow now the standard lifestyle of the future

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Grow Community as the new standard for future living? You bet. Grow’s award-winning, net-zero neighborhood will be showcased at Living Future 2015, the annual conference of the International Living Future Institute. Jonathan Davis, architect … [Continue reading]

ULI finds Grow on its roadmap to healthy neighborhoods


The Urban Land Institute has drawn up its roadmap for healthy development, and Grow Community is a prominent waypoint. Grow is cited twice in the “Building Health Places Toolkit: Strategies for Enhancing Health in the Built Environment,” an … [Continue reading]

Seattle Magazine touts Grow for affordable green living


Seattle Magazine’s special “Best Affordable Neighborhoods” edition is on newsstands now, and Grow Community makes the cut among the area’s best bargains. In a helpful write-up called “How To Buy Your Dream House In a Competitive Market,” the … [Continue reading]

100 percent and a gold star – Grow aces the solar test


Already the largest solar neighborhood in Washington state, Grow Community hit another milestone this week. With the completion of two more solar installations, every single-family home and duplex in Grow’s first phase, the Village, is now … [Continue reading]