Blackbird's neighborhood tops Seattle Metropolitan Magazine's list of "Hot Hoods" - neighborhoods marked by growth and strong housing markets - according to their article "Where To Live Now". Ballard's "small town feel" and "vibrant mix of bars, restaurants, and shops" are among the highlights.

Check out these clips from their article (in May's issue), and see their website for more [].

[clips taken from the May issue of Seattle Metropolitan Magazine]