Case Study: Living Proof

on Thu, Aug 06, 2015 at 6:48 PM

Written by Rob Peña, an Associate Professor in the Department of Architecture at the University of Washington and member of the Bullitt Center design team, Living Proof: The Bullitt Center encapsulates the story of the origins, the design, and the performance of the project. In detail, Peña covers all aspects of the building to provides insights borne from his…

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Bullitt Center Financial Case Study

on Thu, Apr 02, 2015 at 8:53 PM

Across hundreds of tours with people from all walks of life, one question comes up repeatedly: What did the Bullitt Center cost? Total project costs (hard costs, soft costs and land) for the 52,000 square-foot Bullitt Center were $32.5 million. As the first of its kind, the building cost more than conventional construction. With the benefit…

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Bullitt Center Earns Living Building Certification

on Wed, Apr 01, 2015 at 6:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 1, 2015 Today the Bullitt Center proved its status as the greenest commercial building in the world by becoming the first office building to earn Living Building certification, the most challenging benchmark of sustainability in the built environment. To earn the certification, the Bullitt Center demonstrated that it produces more…

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Urban Land Institute studies Bullitt Center

Posted by Brad Kahn on Mon, Mar 02, 2015 at 6:17 PM

In late February, the Urban Land Institute (ULI) released a comprehensive case study about the Bullitt Center, along with a video featuring interviews with project team members. As one of the most respected real estate organizations in the US, ULI’s case study includes in-depth research into the development process, project team, site selection, planning and…

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