For Current Residents
Cascade Court Apartments

1201 Summit Avenue 

Seattle, WA 98101

Neighborhood:  First Hill 

Units:  100 

Pets:  Service Animals Only 

Parking:  Onsite (waitlist may apply)

Do you qualify?  Resident Qualifications

Contact Information

Resident Manager:  Kayah McCoy 


Phone:  206-682-9088

Floor Plans

Floor plans are representative; actual unit may vary.

Building Description

Cascade Court provides families and individuals a true home within the city. With spacious studios, one, two and three bedroom floor plans, we have something for everyone! Nestled in a tree lined street, Cascade Court is centrally located to shopping on Broadway, hospitals, and Seattle Central Community College, providing a truly urban environment. Just outside the entrance, Metro is accessible and services the downtown and surrounding areas.


Intercom-controlled access, lovely community courtyard area with children's play yard, elevator access, underground parking available, on a first come, first served basis. Laundry facilities on site, units have dishwashers and spacious floor plans. Some units are handicapped accessible.

Special Information

Tax credit property serving households earning below 45% and 60% of area median income. Three bedroom townhouses must have four or more people occupying. Section 8 vouchers welcome!

Full-Time Students

Due to Federal funding requirements for this property, applicant households must have an adult member who is not a full-time student unless one of the following student prohibition exceptions is met. You are:

  1. married and filing a joint federal tax return with spouse

  2. a single parent with a minor child and neither are dependents of a third party

  3. receiving benefits under Title IV of the Social Security Act (e.g., TANF)

  4. At least one student participates in a program receiving assistance under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act or under other similar, federal, state or local laws. (Attach documentation of participation.)

  5. previously under the care of a state foster care system

Note: Bellwether does not accept Portable Screening Reports.

Housing Development History


Cascade Court Apartments

1201 Summit Avenue 

Seattle, WA 98101

Location:  Seattle, Capitol Hill


Date Completed:  1994

Unit Type:  100 studios, one, two and three-bedroom apartments

Communities Served:  Households earning below 45-60% area median income

Total Cost:  $8,132,500

Funding Sources:

Bank loan

9% tax credit investors

State of WA CTED

Project Description:

New construction of 100 studios, one, two and three-bedroom apartments with 138 underground parking stalls. Land partially donated by Priscilla Collins.


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1651 Bellevue Avenue

Seattle WA, 98122


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Bellwether Housing is a nonprofit 501(c)(3).

Tax ID 91-1116960.

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