Seattle Home Prices on the Rise

The S&P/Case Shiller 20 City index was released earlier this week and the results were very positive for Seattle home prices. Our area’s seasonally adjusted home prices increased 0.7 percent in August, compared to 0.1 percent across all 20 cities in the index and 0.4 percent nationally. We usually expect the number of home sales to […]

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The Nation’s Hottest Housing Market

We all know that the housing market in Seattle and the Eastside has been on fire and quite active for a few months. Our regular statistics consistently report on those numbers. Now we’ve captured the attention of Auction.com who recently ranked Seattle as the hottest market for single-family homes this fall. “Seattle’s economy is seeing healthy growth as the market’s […]

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Local Housing Market Update – October 2015

The statistics have been released for last month’s local housing market. Strong sales continue to whittle down a dwindling supply of homes. The lack of supply to meet demand kept driving home prices upward in September. While the Puget Sound area saw steady appreciation over a year ago, there are signs that that the frenzied level […]

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Home Affordability Improves to Two-Year Low

RealtyTrac, the nation’s leading source for comprehensive housing data, and Clear Capital, the leading provider of commercial and residential real estate valuations, data and analytics, and more, yesterday released a joint report showing that buying a home was at the most affordable level in two years in the first quarter of 2015 despite the average U.S. […]

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