April 20, 2016

Seattle - Lease Crutcher Lewis (Lewis) has promoted Jeff Cleator from vice president of commercial operations to president of the Washington operation. Gary Smith, who has been president since 2012, is assuming an executive role focusing on major pursuits and project execution. He will also have more time for his role as mentor to the next generation of company leaders....

May 29, 2015

By Dave Rauma, Senior Project Manager, Lease Crutcher Lewis

Seattle – Seattle is experiencing many historic renovations especially along the Waterfront and Pioneer Square, and in other transit-friendly neighborhoods like South Lake Union. Owners are looking at everything from reorienting buildings to face the waterfront to adapting...

March 3, 2015

Seattle – Lease Crutcher Lewis (Lewis) and Allegra Properties have completed the renovation of the historic Union Stables north of the Pike Place Market. Lewis is moving its headquarters to the fourth and fifth floors in March, and along with other tenants will be the first “human” office occupants since the building was built in 1909.

June 19, 2014

Seattle – Lease Crutcher Lewis (Lewis) has completed a major renovation at the Seattle Tennis Club located on the shore of Lake Washington. The project included replacing the pro shop and upgrades to the indoor court building and the north lawn to improve accessibility, enhance the shoreline and refurbish the 50-year-old facilities.  

June 16, 2014

Lease Crutcher Lewis has begun construction of the renovation of the historic Union Stables building. Located at 2200 Western Avenue, the 63,768 square-foot building will include offices and 10,717 square feet of ground floor retail space.

September 29, 2013

Seattle - As the construction industry increasingly embraces lean methods to improve project outcomes, many people are asking "Does lean really work?" and "How?"

June 11, 2013

Seattle – Lease Crutcher Lewis has purchased a 50 percent interest in the 2200 Western Avenue building owned by the Moscatel family’s Allegra Properties and together they will co-develop the property.

October 15, 2012

Seattle - Lease Crutcher Lewis has completed work on the 50,000 square foot renovation of the former Barnes & Noble space at University Village, subdividing into spaces for seven different tenants. Simultaneously, Lewis is completing the 28,000- square-foot tenant improvement in the building for Room & Board that will open on October 22, 2012.


November 10, 2011

Seattle - Lease Crutcher Lewis (Lewis) employees are partnering with biology teacher Lee Ann Love on a pilot program for the student STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) club at Lincoln High School in Tacoma. The program consists of six weekly modules that revolve around the construction and engineering elements of Lewis' major renovation...

October 12, 2011

Seattle – Four Lease Crutcher Lewis (Lewis) veterans and key leaders have been promoted. Jeff Cleator is now a vice president focusing on strategic initiatives, in addition to continuing to serve as principal-in-charge on selected projects. Jay Sorensen is now a vice president and special projects division manager, responsible for small and mid-...