In January, 2013, the Seattle city council approved the Seattle Shoreline Master Plan (SSMP)and submitted it to the Department of Ecology for review. This process is expected to take from 6 months to 1 year to complete and it is indicated that the public will have the opportunity to have involvement during the process. The [...]
Great news! Sound Community Bank just reduced their down payment requirement for houseboats from 30% to 25%. Every little bit helps! Big thank you to SCB!
LULA Achieves Victory for Houseboats After a long and arduous battle with the City of Seattle Department of Planning and Development (DPD) and Seattle City Council, Lake Union Liveaboard Association (LULA) has achieved a major victory for Seattle’s Houseboat Community. This battle was for the very existence of Seattle’s Houseboats, which by DPD’s public [...]