The Exchange Building is LEED® Platinum certified. Upgrades to the building’s mechanical and control systems maximize conservation and optimize efficiency, resulting in lower operating expenses. The building’s central downtown location places tenants within easy walking distance of numerous public transportation alternatives, including bus, rail and ferry lines, for a carbon-efficient commute.

  • LEED®-EB Platinum certified
  • Exceptional access to public transportation alternatives, including bus, commuter train, Link Light Rail, and ferry lines
  • Electrical and mechanical upgrades improve building operations and reduce expenses
  • Expansive windowline provides for ample day-lighting and dramatic views
  • Secure bike garage for 70+ bicycles with direct access to Marion Street
  • Thoughtful conservation
Energy Star

Building Facts

Flexible Floor Plates:

  • Standard floor plates offer approximately 15,420 –17,733 rsf
  • Shell spaces with open ceilings are ready to be finished to tenant specifications


  • Floors serviced by a bank of 9 elevators, including one freight elevator
  • Pendant lighting and polished bronze call buttons in elevator coffers


  • Numerous parking options are available to tenants in the immediate neighborhood, including the adjacent Norton Building Garage and the 1st & Columbia Garage

Building Safety:

  • Newly installed sprinkler systems.
  • Seismic upgrades to the building are currently underway

Building Systems:

  • HVAC system provides comfort and efficiency for all tenants
  • Sealed double-paned windows add to indoor air comfort


  • With generous ceiling heights and windows on all four sides, tenants enjoy unobstructed views of downtown Seattle, Puget Sound, and the Olympic Mountains

Power Sources:

  • To meet all your power needs, office suites accommodate approximately 5 watts per square foot expandable to 10
  • Energy management systems ensure maximum efficiency and productivity
  • Emergency power generator serves life safety systems in the unlikely event of a power grid failure

Controlled Access:

  • Building includes a manned security and lobby desk, 24 hours a day/7 days a week, supplemented by after-hours proximity card readers


  • CenturyLink provides both copper and fiber optics to the building, and voice and internet services from 10Mbps to 100Mbps via fiber optics
  • TW Telecom provides fiber optics, voice and internet from 10Mbps to 1Gb
  • Zayo provides internet up to 1Gb
  • Building is certified Silver WiredScore

The Best Bees Program

Beacon Capital Partners has initiated an exciting program at the Exchange Building and most of its buildings - installing bee hives on the rooftops. Working closely with The Best Bees, a Boston-based full-service beekeeping operation and bee researcher. Profit from Best Bees’ operation funds its research to improve bee health.
Beacon Capital Partners is committed to sustainability and is one of the first institutional property owners to introduce this program on a national basis.

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