Seattle Real Estate Spotlight: Maple Leaf

Maple Leaf is a neighborhood in North Seattle that is home to predominately single-family residences. It is a popular neighborhood for families and first-time home buyers, thanks to its quiet residential streets and abundance of quaint Craftsman-style homes. Maple Leaf is just south of Northgate and is bordered by the Roosevelt neighborhood to the south. Some homes at the south end of the neighborhood are in walking distance of Green Lake.

History

Though it's unclear where the name Maple Leaf originated, it may have derived from either the Maple Leaf sawmill that once operated on Lake Washington, or from the area's resident maple trees. The Maple Leaf Reservoir was built in 1912, and Maple Leaf remained a quiet residential community until the 1950's, when the construction of Northgate Mall and Lake City Way brought increased development to the area. In 1986, Maple Leaf was chosen as a top 3 finalist for Neighborhood of the Year in the US.

Points of Interest

Maple Leaf residents take pride in supporting their local businesses, and you'll find a quirky collection of shops, restaurants, and coffee shops along Roosevelt Way and 5th Avenue North. The maple-leaf adorned water tower in Maple Leaf Reservoir Park serves as a neighborhood monument and can be seen from many parts of Seattle, and the park is a perfect spot for a run or a picnic.

Neighborhood News via Maple Leaf Life

Snow coming – here? Yes! Update 1 p.m.

1 p.m. in Maple Leaf. Snow beginning to stick on lawns, trees but not streets. T...Read More

November 2nd, 2017 10:09pm

The Maple Leaf Parade of Costumes is on!

Hundreds of costumed kids – and their families – have just reached t...Read More

October 29th, 2017 6:22pm

Maple Leaf Community Council meeting on Wednesday

The quarterly general meeting of the Maple Leaf Community Council is this Wednes...Read More

October 23rd, 2017 7:19pm

Return of Maple Leaf’s Parade of Costumes! And other Halloween news

The parade will start at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 29, at Rick’s Chevron on th...Read More

October 16th, 2017 10:01pm

Total Listings:

24

Average Price:

$649.01 K

Highest Listing Price:

$1.5 M

Lowest Listing Price:

$2.5 K

Maple Leaf Residential Listings Map

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Carrie Brown

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Nate Pearson

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114 Properties Found. Showing First 3 Results.

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Richard Riley

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