by Agueda Pacheco Flores
Before she could begin negotiations with Curtis Brown to sell The Arches Apartments, longtime South Seattle matriarch Barbara Chamberlain passed away. Now, three months later, the property is up for sale for a whopping $6.35 million, putting 25 families at risk of displacement.
Continue reading Brighton Development Group Hopes to Keep The Arches Apartments Affordable
by Chamidae Ford
On Sunday morning, South Seattle lost a beloved member of the community. Jean Veldwyk, 89, died peacefully in her sleep.
Veldwyk was a staple to the community, regarded as a determined and focused woman who broke many glass ceilings in her lifetime.
A Seattle native, Veldwyk graduated from Franklin High School and opted to stay in the area. In 1962 she founded her own real estate company, Jean VelDyke Realty.
Continue reading Rainier Valley Community Remembers Jean Veldwyk