Centerline Apartments
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1420 NE 65th Street
Seattle, WA 98115 (map)
King County

Property Category:


Properties for Individuals and Families

These properties have open eligibility in that they do not restrict occupancy to a particular age population (seniors) or disabled households. Most properties will require that the head of household be over the age of 18 or an emancipated minor. The number of persons in an apartment will be restricted to bedroom size, in most cases, and a few properties have set-aside certain units within their property for seniors and/or persons with a disability. Single persons, roommates, couples and families are welcome at these properties- unless otherwise indicated on the listing.

Please call the MAIN CONTACT on each property listing for specific program or property eligibility.

Approximate Wait:
1 to 3 months

Availability Detail:

We use a waitlist software

It is the first to come in and apply for the MFTE available unit in person. It's a $100 deposit and a $45 application fee per person are needed to reserve the home. 

You can call us directly at 206-382-1420 for more information

Special Eligibility:

The Centerline Apartments offers Market Rate and Affordable Low Income apartments through the City of Seattle MFTE (Multifamily Tax Exempt) program. Income and rent restrictions apply for our affordable units. We gladly accept Housing Choice vouchers for all units.

Household income for our MFTE units must be below the HUD Income Limits for Seattle as follows:

  • For Studios - 65% Median Income
  • For 1 Bedroom - 75% Median Income
  • For 2 Bedroom - 85% Median Income
  • There are no income limits for our 188 Market Rent units. Income limits apply for our 47 MFTE Affordable units.

    Household Income must be 3 x amount of rent for our Market Units and 2 x amount of rent for our affordable units.


    Attractively situated amidst the best of Seattle's diverse destinations for dining, shopping, entertainment and recreation, Centerline is at the heart of the community and intertwined with everything the greater Seattle area has to offer through the Link Light Rail. GO take a few trips around Green Lake, grab a bite on Roosevelt, and shop the University District. BE still in your apartment home featuring modern finishes, wood-like flooring and stainless steel appliances. DO more with your friends, gathered in the mezzanine and lounge, laughing under the night skies on the roof deck, stay inspired in the gym or find your center in the meditation and yoga room. Centerline revolves around your world. Do what makes you, you.

    Some Features:

  • Bike Room
  • Workshop
  • Dog Run
  • Media Center
  • Storage Space
  • Bandroom
  • Rooftop
  • Fitness Center
  • Walk in Closets

  • Main Contact for Inquires and Application

    Name: Karen Halstead Phone: 206-382-1420
    Title: Community Manager Fax:
    Company: Greystar TDD: Call 711 for free relay service
    Address: 1420 NE 65th Street Email:
    Seattle, WA 98115 Website:
    Office Hours: Mon-Sat 9-6 Closed Sundays
    Management Contact

    Name: Greystar Management Phone: 206-919-5790
    Title: Property Management Fax:
    Company: Email:
    Address: 800 5th Ave Suite #4000 Website:
    Seattle, WA 98104

    Program Type(s)

    Properties that Accept Housing Authority provided Tenant-Based Vouchers

    Properties that accept Tenant-Based Housing Authority Provided Vouchers

    Properties in this category are private or publically owned properties that accept applicants with a Housing Authority provided Housing Choice Section 8 voucher or certificate. You must first have applied and received a voucher through your local housing authority program. You should contact your city or county Housing Authority directly for an application for their voucher/subsidy program.

    All properties listed on our site that do not have Project-Based subsidy through another government program will take a Section 8 voucher. Vouchers are portable and transferrable because they stay with the household, not the property, once you move out of the property. Then you can take your voucher to a property that accepts them and receive a subsidized rent.

    With a voucher or certificate, you will generally only pay 30% of your monthly household income for rent. Maximum rent amounts that the owner can charge are designated by the Federal Government and income limits apply. If an owner wishes to charge more than the maximum rent authorized by the housing authority, the tenant may be asked to pay all or part of the difference.

    Please call the MAIN CONTACT on each property listing for specific program or property eligibility.

    Other Non-subsidized Affordable apartments

    Properties that offer Affordable, Non-Subsidized Apartments

    Properties in this category restrict rents to below-market for qualified low-income applicants. These properties do not have Project-Based subsidy built-in, so your rent will not be subsidized unless you have a Housing Authority Section 8 voucher.

    We list properties funded under Washington State Housing Tax Credit program; Washington State Tax-Exempt Bond program; Housing Authority owned properties, HUD Non-subsidized programs such as the 202 and 236 program, and privately owned non-government funded properties that accept Section 8 vouchers. Income limits apply when a property is funded under a federal or state low income program.

    The rent and unit you will qualify for at these properties may depend upon your annual income level. These are called income set-asides. The property may have rent ranges, lowest to highest, but a family in a higher income level may not qualify for the lowest rent level. There may also be some other set asides at the property called occupancy set asides, such as for large families, disabled households or farm labor qualifiers. Properties with these types of set asides would give preference for rents and units to households that qualify.

    Waiting lists can also vary greatly at these properties. There are often much longer wait times for the lower rent amounts and may be no wait at all for the higher rent amounts at the property. In addition, often your annual income level may determine which unit you will qualify for. This can also effect the time you may need to wait for a unit to become available.

    Please call the MAIN CONTACT on each property listing for specific program or property eligibility.

    Other Program Details:

    47 units are offered through the MTFE Affordable Housing program with income and rent restrictions

    Income Limit Category: Low,
    Income Limit Details:

    For our Tax Exempt units, household gross annual income must be below the following HUD Seattle Income

  • For Studios - 65% Median Income
  • For 1 Bedroom - 75% Median Income
  • For 2 Bedroom - 85% Median Income
  • Amenities

    Additional Storage
    Air Conditioner
    Cable TV Hookup
    Community Room
    Covered Parking
    Deck or Patio
    Garbage Disposal
    Garden Setting
    Hardwood Floors
    Non-Smoking Property
    Laundry in Unit
    Pet Friendly
    Utilities Included

    Handicap Accessible Units
    Property offers Wheelchair Accessible Apartments

    These properties offer apartments that are accessible to persons in wheelchairs or have features desirable and useful to persons in wheelchairs or with mobility impairments. Some properties have apartments that are fully accessible and some have apartments that have been adapted to include accessible features. In accordance with the Fair Housing Act and ADA, all properties that are not specifically exempt will have common areas, pathways and offices that are accessible, or must make arrangements at the property to accommodate persons with mobility impairments. Accessible apartment features vary from property to property, but may include one or more of the following features:
    Walk in showers or adapted bath tubs
    Grab bars
    Hand held Shower
    Widened doorways and larger rooms
    Lowered cabinets and countertops
    Accessible countertops and sink
    Accessible appliances
    Levered door and faucet handles
    Accessible switches and plugs
    Lowered peep holes in doors
    Hard flooring (non-carpeted)
    Visible doorbells, smoke detectors, braille signage and documents

    Please call the MAIN CONTACT on each property listing for specific accessibility features available at the property and in the apartments.

    Proximity to transit: Under 1/4 Mile

    Other Amenities:

    all utilities included

    water, sewer, trash, gas, and electric

    BBQ grills, fire pits, bike storage, jam room, Fitness center, 2 lounges, 1 rooftop lounge, and work-from-home spaces.

    Background Screening Information

    Accepting Comprehensive Re-usable Tenant Screening Reports
    Not Accepting Comprehensive Re-usable Tenant Screening Reports

    Screening Information and Cost (If Any):

    $45 per adult applicant over age 18

    $100 to reserve MFTE unit

    A comprehensive re-usable tenant screening report (portable report) means a tenant screening report, prepared by a consumer reporting agency at the direction of and paid for by the prospective tenant, and made available directly to a prospective landlord at no charge. Reports are re-usable for 30 days for multiple landlords.

    In accordance with Senate Bill 6413 effective 6/9/2016, landlords have the option to either accept or not accept portable reports, and the landlords decision must be included in the landlord’s posted rental criteria.

    If the landlord indicates its willingness to accept a comprehensive reusable tenant (portable) screening report, the landlord may access the landlord's own tenant screening report, regarding a prospective tenant, as long as the prospective tenant is not charged for the landlord's own tenant screening report.

    Bedroom Sizes and Rent Structure

    These rent amounts are generally the lowest and highest rents currently reported at this property. Please call the main contact listed above for details and requirements.

    # of Bedrooms
    Rent Range
    # of units
    $218894 Unit(s) 
    1 Bedroom$1621
    $2750117 Unit(s) 
    2 Bedrooms$3410
    $402524 Unit(s) 

    Total Units:Directly Subsidized (Project-Based) Units:
    235 Units0 Units

    Rent Detail:

    47 units are offered through the MTFE Affordable Housing program with income and rent restrictions at the lower range of the rents listed:

    (1) Studio units

    (39) 1 Bedroom units

    (7) 2 Bedroom units

    The rest of the units are offered at Market Rent at the higher rental range listed. We gladly accept Housing Authority provided Housing Choice Vouchers for all units.

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