We have a reputation for being unafraid of an unconventional approach, but our strategy is simple, even if our tactics aren’t. We specialize – in emerging markets, in office and multifamily, and in making our buildings places people want to be.
Unico shapes communities, experiences, and outcomes by asking what if?
We believe the most thoughtful solutions begin with seeing what others don’t and considering options that they won’t. With deep relationships, in-house ingenuity, and integrated services so good that our larger peers hire us in our markets, we can move as fast as we think. From solar panels on the roof to a bowling alley in the basement, we find a way to build value for our partners, clients and tenants any chance we get, everywhere we can.
The stories our projects tell are about more than real estate; they chronicle relationships and risks, setbacks and solutions, and grit and guts. From deal sourcing to ground-up development, these are our greatest hits.
Following the failure of an attempted residential condo conversion which led to subsequent ownership by a distressed debt fund without an operator mindset, Smith Tower was suffering from sustained low occupancy with rental rates well below market. Additionally, the asset’s…
Stone34 is the first commercially developed building, and second building overall, to complete the requirements of City of Seattle’s Living Building Pilot program by surpassing rigorous sustainability benchmarks during a 12-month performance period.