Rose Street Apartments

For Current Residents
Rose Street Apartments

8124 Rainier Ave S

Seattle, WA 98118

Neighborhood:  Rainier Valley   

Units:  71 

Pets:  Dogs and Cats 

Parking:  Onsite (waitlist may apply)

Do you qualify?  Resident Qualifications

Contact Information

Resident Manager:  Tika Stone


Phone:  206-588-4800

Floor Plans

Floor plans are representative; actual unit may vary.

Building Description

Rose Street is located in the Rainier Beach neighborhood of Seattle, conveniently located to the neighborhood community center, shopping and schools. Rose Street offers one and two bedroom units and is in close proximity to the Othello & Henderson Light rail stations and on major Metro routes serving downtown.


Dog and cat friendly, limited access entry, play area with play structure, dishwashers, washer/dryers in all 2 bedroom units, laundry facilities on site, elevator access, reserved underground parking, pets under 75 pounds permitted with additional deposit.

Special Information

Smoke-free property!! Serving households earning up to 60% of area median income. 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


Rose Street Apartments

8124 Rainier Ave S

Seattle, WA 98118

Location:  Seattle, Rainier Valley


Date Completed:  2011

Unit Type:  71 one and two-bedroom units

Communities Served:  Low-income individuals and families earning up to 60% of area median income

Total Cost:  $19,700,000

Funding Sources:

Seattle Housing Levy

4% Tax Credit Equity

Tax Exempt Bond Debt

WA State Finance Commission's Equity Loan Fund and TCAP Federal Stimulus Award

King County Developmental Disabilities Program

Bellwether Equity

Rainier Valley Community Development Fund

Capital Campaign

Project Description:

Acquisition of three parcels totaling 30,000 square feet and construction of wood-frame four-story, mixed-use building which includes one story of structured, below-grade parking, 3,500 square feet of retail space along Rainer Avenue, and additional surface parking at grade. 

Project Team:

SMR, Architects

Rafn, General Contractor


Bellwether Housing

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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