Demolition has begun at Hamilton Urban Partners’ newest micro housing project at 1501 NW 59th St in the heart of Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood. Pacific Continental Construction is the project general contractor and First Financial Northwest Bank is providing construction financing, while Neiman Taber Architects is the architect and a co-sponsor of the project. The property will feature 52 compact apartment homes with generous shared amenity spaces including spacious common kitchens and lounges on each floor and a small commercial space facing 15th Ave NW.