Representative Experience

Cornish Commons

2025 Terry Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121

Project Description

Ground lease for student housing tower.


Our Role

Ryan Swanson represented the ground lessor in the negotiation of a long-term ground lease with a national student housing developer.  The project resulted in the on time delivery of a $50 million student housing tower, portions of which are used for academic and administrative purposes.





Ryan Swanson Real Estate, Development & Finance Group

Ryan Swanson has been helping shape Seattle and the Pacific Northwest since the firm was founded in 1897. We’ve helped develop—and re‐develop—multiple historic properties ranging from iconic Union Station to Starbucks Center, the largest multi‐tenant building in Seattle.

Contact Brian Lewis, Chair of the Real Estate, Development & Finance Group for more information.

Brian Lewis
Direct Phone: 206.654.2206
Email: [email protected]


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