Othello West


6940 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S.
Seattle, WA

Phone: (206) 508-1637 TTY: 711
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Currently Accepting Applications

About Othello West

  • Property Type: Family
  • Units: 40

Located in the vibrant Othello neighborhood, Mercy Othello Plaza is our largest community in Southeast Seattle.  The building will provide 108 affordable apartments, over half of which will be home to families. Mercy Housing Northwest’s headquarters will be housed on the ground floor and a large community center and courtyard will be home to resident services programming and other community activities. The building will meet BuiltSmart and Evergreen Sustainable standards and include on-site stormwater retention and photovoltaic solar panels.

Large landscaped courtyard with seating and playground, computer labs, lounges, and bike storage available to residents. Spacious units with large windows, north-south orientation, and terrific territorial views. On-site secured parking garage. Resident services programming will be offered in the expansive community center to promote educational and job opportunities, healthy living, and economic stability.

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Amenities and Services

  • 30% and 60% Area Median Income
  • Partners: Seattle Office of Housing Levy, JP Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo Bank, The Washington State Housing Finance Commission, Rainier Valley Community Development Fund, JP Morgan Chase Foundation, Wells Fargo Housing Foundation, Longbrake Family Foundation and Enterprise Community Partners
  • Ankrom Moisan Architects
  • Walsh Construction


  • 108 Apartments
  • 45 one-bedroom, 53 two-bedroom, and 10 three-bedroom apartments
  • Project Budget: $36.7 Million

Effectiveness of Programs

1295 Services Delivered in 2018
74 People Served in 2018

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