Blue Origin Buys Land for Expansion

Blue Origin is expanding its operations near Seattle.

Blue Origin, the Kent-based aerospace firm owned by Jeff Bezos, has added to its holdings in Kent with a 31-acre land purchase just southwest of its headquarters.

The $14 million transaction was recorded last week by King County. The site is at and around 21600 76th Ave. S.

The seller was Bar-Gem LLC, an entity of the Barnier family, which had owned the property for many decades….

The buyer was Blue Properties LLC, which is governed by Blue, Inc.