Columbia City House – 5042 MLK Jr Way S

Welcome to one of two upcoming developments in the Columbia City neighborhood of Seattle, WA. This stand-alone house will feature 5 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a parking stall, and in-unit washer and dryer. The house will be just 4 blocks from the light rail, offering easy access to Downtown Seattle, SeaTac Airport, and much more!

Columbia City has it all, from highly rated schools to vibrant public parks, and stellar public transportation. Walking distance from these homes is Columbia City’s quaint downtown, full of family-owned restaurants, local coffee shops, and other small businesses. Columbia City is the most diverse neighborhood in the City of Seattle, so you can enjoy the celebration and sharing of culture, food, and tradition. Whether you want a quiet day in your neighborhood or to commute up to vibrant Downtown Seattle, you can do it all when you live in Columbia City!

This home is expected to be completed in 2025

Unit Mix

  • Stand-alone house
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 2 full bathrooms
  • 1,500 sq. ft.


  • 1 private, off-street parking stall

Resident Profile

  • Must have income at or less than 80% Area Median Income (see chart below)
  • Must be willing to partner and complete Sweat Equity requirements
  • Homes will be resale restricted to provide for permanent affordability
  • Minimum household size of 5 people, maximum of 10 people

Home Layout

Financial Information

Habitat requires our homebuyers to finance the purchase of their home with a mortgage. Any portion of the projected purchase price which is not covered by the mortgage, cash down payment, and/or down payment assistance will be provided by Habitat. 

The housing payments for these homes will be between $2,500.00 – $3,200.00 per month. Your monthly payment will be based on your income and household size. Homebuyers must show that they can afford this payment without being cost-burdened.

Household Size80% AMI
King County Income Guidelines


Applications are expected to open late 2024. Please sign up for our mailing list to get notified when we open future applications.