Real Estate & Construction

Attorney Beau Ruff works for Cornerstone Wealth Strategies in Kennewick.

Place real property in an LLC to reduce liability exposure

By Beau Ruff Generally, in Washington state, income-producing real property should be placed into a Washington limited liability company, or LLC. What is real property? Real property is any property that is of a non-movable nature: land, house, condo, building, etc. It is distinguished from personal property. What does it mean to be income producing?…

Gale-Rew Construction Inc., 1616 Terminal Drive, Richland

Gale-Rew Construction in Richland

Remodeler and custom home builder Gale-Rew Construction has a new main office near the intersection of Van Giesen Street and Highway 240 in Richland. Completed in August 2018, the new farmhouse-style office enables Gale-Rew to occupy half of the building’s 4,100-square-foot space with sister companies Blue Designs and Tri-City Builders Showcase Magazine. The main floor…

Tri-CU Credit Union, 3213 W. 19th Ave., Kennewick

Tri-CU Credit Union opens in Kennewick

Tri-CU Credit Union recently completed a new 8,300-square-foot headquarters and branch office at 3213 W. 19th Ave. in Kennewick near Highway 395. It features interactive teller pods, a deposit-taking ATM, drive-thru teller lane, large parking lot, a conference room and employee offices. Members of the nonprofit credit union, founded in 1969, will find an open,…

The completion of a 1,720-seat event center at Toppenish’s Legends Casino Hotel means comedy and concerts have returned after a six-year hiatus. The event center is a multi-use facility that’s set up each time for shows. (Courtesy Legends Casino Hotel)

Concerts, comedy return to new Legends event center

Legends Casino Hotel is swinging wide its doors to welcome back comedy and concerts after a six-year hiatus at its new event center. With the completion of the 1,720-seat event center in Toppenish earlier this year, the Legends marketing and events team spent 2018 outfitting the new facility with sound systems, seating and ticketing to…

Pasco has agreed to sell 6.7 acres of land to Moore Holdings, which could become the site of a new Hyundai dealership. (Courtesy city of Pasco)

Sale to close soon on former aquatics center land in Pasco

Pasco is ready to offload nearly seven acres of land on the western side of the city once intended for a regional aquatics center. Pasco’s Deputy City Manager Stan Strebel said the 6.7-acre property is under contract with Moore Holdings at $5 a square foot, for a total purchase price of $1.5 million. Pasco originally…

3 Eyed Fish Kitchen + Bar, 1970 Keene Road, Richland (Courtesy 3 Eyed Fish Kitchen + Bar)

3 Eyed Fish Kitchen + Bar in Richland

The popular 3 Eyed Fish Kitchen + Bar reopened Sept. 18 at 1970 Keene Road in Richland after a summer of anticipation surrounding the newly remodeled and enlarged gathering place for local wine lovers. The restaurant now comprises 2,800 square feet of modernized space, with seating for up to 98, retaining its popular outdoor seating…

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Investors plan to build four-story building in downtown Kennewick

A new high-end mixed-use building will be under construction next year in downtown Kennewick. The new 12,000-square-foot building will house retail and restaurant space on the first floor, built-to-suit office spaces on the second floor, and 33 one- to two-bedroom luxury apartments on the third and fourth floors. The rooftop deck will feature a common…

Kaelyn Booth and Cesar Olazcon of Perfection Glass test the Andersen door displays in the new Perfection Glass showroom at 1238 Columbia Park Trail in Richland. The newly remodeled building will house the residential side of the business.

Glass company finds perfect location for new home

Around the late 1990s and early 2000s, Shawn Linhoff and his staff at Perfection Glass began to feel the walls closing in on them at 15 N. Auburn St. in Kennewick. “We outgrew this place, but there was a sense of home and not wanting to risk everything. Moving a business that’s been in the…

Casey Hart, regional vice president of Benton-Franklin Title Co., stands behind the front desk at the local business’ new office at 510 N. Colorado St. in Kennewick. The company decided to move from its present location on Clearwater Avenue after 30 years to be closer to planned development in the Vista Field area.

Benton-Franklin Title moves into renovated Vista Field office

After more than 30 years at its Clearwater Avenue location, Benton-Franklin Title Co. has moved into a newly renovated, larger space at 510 N. Colorado St. in Kennewick where it will continue to provide “one stop” title and escrow services to the Tri-City community. “We wanted to be out here in the Vista Field area…

Brelsford Vineyards Apartments, 215 and 227 University Drive, Richland

WSU Tri-Cities’ Brelsford Vineyards Apartments

The first phase of the Brelsford Vineyards Apartments – the Tri-Cities Research District’s newest residential housing addition – is finished and units are available for lease. An ideal location for students and north Richland workers alike, the complex at 215 and 227 University Drive neighbors Washington State University Tri-Cities. It features three stories featuring views…

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