Lyon Building

607 Third Avenue Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206-341-9575
Fax: 206-749-9945

The Lyon Buiding was developed by AIDS Housing of Washington (now known as Building Changes) and operated by DESC since 1997. On June 30, 2012, the ownership of the Lyon Building was officially transferred to DESC from Building Changes after the dissolution of the Lyon Building Limited Partnership. The Lyon Building has 64 renovated apartments for homeless individuals affected by HIV/AIDS, mental illness, and addiction.

Opened 1997
64 studio apartments
Common space for tenants (meeting rooms, dining area, staff offices)
24-hr on-site services


Award of Excellence in Affordable Housing, MetLife and Enterprise Foundations, Second Place in Property and Asset Management 2004