901 Fifth Avenue

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901 Fifth Avenue
901 Fifth Avenue (Seattle, Washington).jpg
Former names Union Bank of California Building
Alternative names Bank of California Building
General information
Type Commercial offices
Architectural style Modernism
Location 901 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, Washington
Coordinates 47°36′21″N 122°19′55″W / 47.60583°N 122.3320°W / 47.60583; -122.3320Coordinates: 47°36′21″N 122°19′55″W / 47.60583°N 122.3320°W / 47.60583; -122.3320
Construction started 1970
Completed 1973
Height
Roof 163.38 m (536.0 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 42
3 below ground
Floor area 49,106 m2 (528,570 sq ft)
Lifts/elevators 10
Design and construction
Architect John Graham & Company
Main contractor Howard S. Wright Construction
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901 Fifth Avenue is a 163.38 m (536.0 ft) skyscraper in downtown Seattle, Washington. It was completed in 1973 and has 42 floors. It is the 11th tallest building in Seattle, and was designed by John Graham and Associates. The building was opened as the Bank of California Building. Flood lights illuminate all sides of the tower at night. It was renovated in 2007 and achieved LEED Certified Silver status, which is rare for preexisting buildings.

Formerly the Union Bank of California Building, the name was changed to 901 Fifth Avenue following the sale by Beacon Capital Partners to Kennedy Wilson Inc. of Beverly Hills. From its opening in 1973 to July 2007 the building address was 900 Fourth Avenue.

Viewed from the Columbia Center Sky View deck 

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