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Sustainable, Eco-Friendly Building Features

lush arlo courtyard with eco landscaping features and bio retention planters, outdoor furniture and covered pergola

Eco-friendly design and building materials at Arlo create a inspired sanctuary for residents and champion a sustainable lifestyle. Our investment in solar panels, ultra-efficient insulation, bioretention planters and sustainable building materials not only make Arlo an eco-friendly place to live, but also provide lower energy costs for our residents.

Energy Effeciency

  • Solar Panels- Solar voltaic panels at Arlo convert sunlight into electricity, generating clean, renewable energy that improves the building's carbon footprint.

  • Building Insultation - Ultra-effecient insulation materials lessen heat transfer between the building exterior and interior and create a more comfortable indoor environment.

  • Appliances & Fixtures - Energy efficient apartment appliances and plumbing fixtures help help reduce heating costs and greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Water Efficiency

  • Bioretention Planters - Outdoor storm gardens create a more beautiful natural environment while providing pollutant filtration and groundwater recharge.

  • Appliances & Fixtures -Low-flow toilets, shower, kitchen, and lavatory faucets lower water usage and utility bills.


  • EV Charging - Take advantage of our electric vehicle parking and charging stations that are placed around the community.

  • Community Bikes & Storage Room - Arlo offers shared community bikes that are available to all residents, plus a large bike room with plenty of space for safe and convenient storage.

  • Nearby Public Transportation - Apartments at Arlo are within a 1/2 mile of the ST Light Rail & Columbia City Station (NB).

  • Walkable Neighborhood - Enjoy living in a pedestrian-friendly area of Seattle with a Walk Score of 94.

Health & Wellness

  • Large Windows - Oversized windows in each apartment uplift your mood with healing natural light and views.

  • Fitness Center - The fitness center at Arlo has your choice of cardio machines and treadmills, free weights, and exercise equipment.

  • Plants & Landscaping Lush landscaping, outdoor courtyards, and indoor plants and flora throughout the building create a serene and beautiful natural environments for your enjoyment.

  • Fur Babies - Pets are full of love and proven to make us happier! Pet-friendly amenities at Arlo include a dog run as well as a convenient pet-washing station.

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Explore eco-friendly, light-filled, and luxurious residences at Arlo in Columbia City, Seattle. We can't wait to show you around!