Building Seattle's Future Since 1889
Clise Properties has been a leader in the development of Seattle
for more than 100 years. Founded by J.W. Clise in 1889, Clise Properties
played an integral role in rebuilding Seattle after the Great Fire.
Building in 1914.
As the company flourished, second-generation leader, Charles F.
Clise, recognized considerable long-term growth opportunities in
Seattle's Denny Regrade, now known as the Denny Triangle. As a result,
Clise's assemblage of assets throughout this area positioned the
company to lead Seattle's growth well into the 21st century.
Not only development-minded, but community-minded as well, the
Clise family possesses a continued passion and inspired vision for
Seattle. Among the family's many community contributions was the
founding of Children's Hospital, conceived by Anna Herr Clise in
Today, under fourth generation leader A.M. Clise, the company continues
to advance the Clise family vision of developing the Denny Triangle
into Seattle's urban neighborhood of tomorrow. Beginning with the
construction of 1700 Seventh Avenue, Seattle's "2001 Office
Building of the Year", Clise Properties' new generation of
classic contemporary structures represents the company's commitment
to thoughtful development, and unparalleled style for the next 100