Sheri Butler

Supply of Inventory Affects Housing Market

The supply of available homes remains at critical levels, with both King and Snohomish counties showing less than a month’s supply of inventory. With demand far outstripping supply, home prices increased by double-digits over last year throughout the Puget Sound area. The red hot market allows sellers to call the shots. Since some sellers are […]

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Seattle Times Market Digest – April 2016

The Seattle Times has just released the April 2016 issue of the Seattle Market Digest that is full of current market information for our area. These areas include the Labor Market, Retail Market, Regional Development, Travel Market, Economy, and of course, the Real Estate Market. The review features highlights of each with promising rankings for Washington and Seattle: […]

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Digital Upgrades To Help Sell Your House

Ready to sell your house this spring? Anyone can tell you to give it a new coat of paint, plant some flowers, and wash the windows. But what about the technology in your house? A simple thermostat will get the job done, but many looking to buy these days prefer smart home technology. In a […]

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3 Reasons We’re Not in a Housing Bubble

Home prices are rising three to four times faster than wages while credit conditions are loosening, says Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of REALTORS®. However, you don’t need to be wary of a housing bubble on the horizon. Here’s why: “Even though the credit conditions appear to be easing somewhat, the move is from […]

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More Growth for Downtown Bellevue

A Chinese developer has proposed designs for Bellevue International Plaza. The proposed four-tower project is arguably one of the largest Bellevue has ever seen. Huge Four-Tower Bellevue Project According to the Puget Sound Business Journal, Plus Investment USA on Thursday said it has submitted designs to the city for Bellevue International Plaza, which is on […]

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Seattle Times Market Digest – March 2016

The Seattle Times has just released the March 2016 issue of the Seattle Market Digest that is full of current market information for our area. These areas include the Labor Market, Retail Market, Regional Development, Travel Market, Economy, and of course, the Real Estate Market. The review features highlights of each with promising rankings for Washington and […]

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Google Expands Kirkland Office

It looks like Google will be adding to the strength of the housing market on the Eastside. The Mountain View, California company announced on Tuesday plans to expand its Kirkland office to accommodate 400 more engineers. They’ll be working on products including Google Cloud, Chrome, Hangout, Ads, Maps and Android. Google in Kirkland Google already has […]

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