Tobira Condos: A Modern Retreat in the Heart of Seattle

108 5th Ave S, Seattle 98104

Year Built: 2001
Units: 88
Neighborhood: Pioneer Square

Previously known as the Empress Apartments and converted to Tobira in 2007, Tobira Condos is a 7-story building in downtown Seattle. Located at the intersection of the Financial District, First Hill, Pioneer Square, and the International District at 108 5th Avenue South, Tobira Condos offer urban living with a touch of serenity. 

Constructed in 2001, the building houses 88 units, all featuring carpeted flooring throughout, and wood floors in the kitchens and bathrooms. Tobira offers a variety of floor plans, including studios, one-bedroom plus dens, and two-bedroom units. The living spaces range in size from a cozy 490 to a spacious 1,080 square feet.

Tobira Condos boasts a 98 walk score, reflecting its prime location within easy reach of all the amenities that downtown Seattle has to offer.

Quick Facts about Tobira Condos:

  • 7 Stories
  • 88 Units
  • Built in 2001
  • Converted to condominiums in 2007
  • No Rental Cap
  • Construction: Brick, Cement/Concrete, Stucco, Wood
  • Floorplans: Studio, 1-bedroom, 1-bedroom+den and 2-bedroom
  • Homes range from 490 to 1,080 square feet

Amenities at Tobira Condos include a secure, key-card entry, a community club room, and a beautifully landscaped terrace and fountain court on the third floor. The building is pet-friendly, although there is no dedicated dog run or fitness room. 

Homeowner Association (HOA) dues cover common area maintenance and garbage, and parking, storage units, and bike storage are available in the secure parking garage. Tobira Condos is professionally managed by Pinnacle, reachable at (206) 215-9858.

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