Many urbanities are opting to rent—not buy—in luxe style. At $10,000 and up, the sky’s the limit

El Centro de la Raza in Seattle's North Beacon Hill neighborhood

The ninth installment in the Neighborhood Walk series

This new West Seattle home offers distracting views of Elliott Bay

For $3 million-plus, these Bellevue, Laurelhurst and West Seattle homes deliver on the views

For about $1 million, you can move into a new, eco-friendly town house

A classic midcentury-modern in Magnolia, and 21st-century mods in Madison Park and Kirkland

This month's Editor's Note from Rachel Hart.