Homes for Sale in First Hill

Just to the south of the popular Capitol Hill neighborhood, is First Hill.  A mixed use neighborhood of condominiums and homes, businesses, and schools.  If living in downtown Seattle is a bit much to handle, First Hill is the closest neighborhood to walk to  ones downtown office.  It’s been home to Seattle University, a private Jesuit university since 1898.  Also located on the hill is the Seattle Academy of Arts and Sciences and St. James Cathedral .  The hill, is named for being the first hill one encounters traveling east from downtown Seattle.  It also is known as “Pill Hill”, because it’s home to the three major Seattle hospitals…Harborview, Swedish and Virginia Mason.