AKA: Cost Plus World Market, Downtown, Bellevue, WA

Structure Type: built works - commercial buildings - chain stores

Designers: [unspecified]

Dates: constructed 1959

1 story, total floor area: 22,136 sq. ft.

10300 NE 8th Street
Downtown, Bellevue, WA 98004


This one-floor, concrete-block store building last housed a Cost Plus World Market c. 2015. It was to be replace by The Avenue, a mixed-use complex composed of two towers containing residences and a hotel, and a lower, upscale commercial development. Fortress Group, LLC, of Bellevue bought the property in 2016 for $31.5 million with the expecation of demolishing this building and another to the north at 905 Bellevue Way NE to erect this luxury development.

Building Notes

This retail development covered 115,079 square feet (2.64 acres) of prime, Downtown Bellevue property.