Billionaire and founder of renowned clothing brand zara, Amancio Ortega, once again bet on the US real estate sector. This Thursday he completed the purchase of a exclusive and luxurious residential skyscraper in Seattlefor a total of $323 million.
The information was confirmed by a spokesperson for Pontegadeathe family office from Ortega.
This is the billionaire’s second acquisition in the United States since, some time ago, he had bought another luxury property in New York. This is a new line adopted by the company since, traditionally, they have always focused on high-end office buildings and commercial premises.
Among Pontegadea’s most emblematic investments, an office building stands out, also in Seattle, where the company is the lessor of Amazon. In turn, Ortega receives hundreds of millions of euros thanks to his 59% share in Inditex SA, the parent company of Zara.
On the other hand, in recent years, the company has sought to diversify its businesses, which is why it has opted for investments in telecommunications and energy infrastructure, as well as in renewable energy plants and logistics facilities -which have already accumulated a total of USD 700 million so far this year.
Kiarathe recently acquired skyscraper, has 40 floors of luxurious apartments, careful details, incredible views Y amenities all types. Their Location It is first level: is found in South Lake Unionjust a few steps from the lively intersection of Denny and Westlake and with unmatched access to the best of Seattle.
The entire structure is ‘first class’. It has a modern design that is combined with comfort, which allows to enrich the daily life of the residents.
The apartments on offer apply to all tastes and needs. are offered from studies and one-bed, one-bath properties to three-bed, three-bath apartments. There’s also penthouses available, with smart home technology and impressive views from the terraces. As defined on their website, they are “shrines high above the busy city below”.
Notable features include a built-in wine cooler, upgraded quartz countertops, stone-surrounded gas fireplace, and automated roller shades. Also, stainless steel appliances are included to match the modern style.
The amenities They are specially designed for the enjoyment of residents and offer an excellent service. On the 41st floor, on the roof, there is a grill along with a dining area, seating lounge and outdoor seating. For the winter, there is a space for campfires, ideal to enjoy with some marshmallows and hot chocolate. For those who prefer meals indoors, the social roomwith his kitchen in-suite.
For those looking for fun -both adults and children- can access the game room with pool table, poker table, board games and more.
Likewise, those who do physical activity can do it in the fitness center -with the latest Matrix equipment- or in the group gym -with spinning bikes, real-time fitness classes and Flex Space-.
The building is, on the other hand, an ideal place for to work. Those who have to meet with clients or simply seek a quiet space can move to the common business center with a conference hall and another for meetingsequipped with everything you need.
Added to all this, the building has a concierge servicealong with a lobby with coffee station and a space with lockers for packages.
Last but not least, the skyscraper is pet friendly -it even has a games room for them and a grooming station- and eco friendly –since it offers charging stations for electric vehicles.
(With information from Bloomberg)