The historic Publix Hotel, next to the Chinatown Gate in Seattle’s Chinatown International District, is reopening its doors with 125 new apartments. (Erika Schultz/The Seattle Times)
The historic Publix Hotel, next to the Chinatown Gate in Seattle's Chinatown International District, is reopening its doors with 125 new apartments. (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)

Chinatown International District’s decrepit, historic Publix Hotel rejuvenated as apartments

The new building is 60 percent leased, with market rents as cheap as $1,175 for a studio and 20 percent of the units rent-restricted for tenants earning less than the area’s median income.  VIEW

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