When looking at real estate in Seattle, prospective homebuyers may realize that transportation is a little different in the Emerald City. Seattle is home to the largest ferry network in the country, which is also the third largest of its kind in the world. Washington State Ferries are a vital part of Puget Read More
The number of short sales in Seattle was record-setting in the third quarter of the fiscal year, according to the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. However, that is a good sign for real estate in Seattle because less individuals are having to go through the foreclosure process. In King County, 16 percent of home Read More
While foreclosure activity decreased across many metro areas nationwide, foreclosure activity in Seattle rose in September. According to the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, foreclosed real estate in Seattle was up 10.9 percent in King County and 7.1 percent statewide compared to September of last year. Across Read More
Home sales in the Seattle area held on strong through September, according to recent data. Real estate in Seattle and throughout King County has increased in price year-over-year. Similarly, the amount of home sales in the region has gone up by 13 percent.
According to The Seattle Times, 1,800 homes in King Read More
On September 24 the Seattle City Council members approved a plan 6-2 for a $490 million arena near the Seahawks and Mariners stadiums south of downtown. Sports fans looking for real estate in Seattle may consider the SoDo area, which is turning into a hub for entertainment. The neighborhood started to become Read More
Throughout the summer, prices of real estate in Seattle continued to post increases, a common trend. In September, home prices started leveling off and real estate experts believe that prices will start to begin their annual fall/winter dip. Since more people often look to purchase property in the summer, Read More
Real Estate is firing on all cylinders in Capitol Hill - residential, commercial, & of course apartment complexes! Read on for the latest nightlife attraction to join life on 'The Hill'!
"Seattle has never been a great destination for electronic music uuntil now... We're building a Read More
Prices of real estate in Seattle showed a gain again, according to a report by the Standard & Poor’s/Case Shiller home-price index. From June to July, Seattle-area prices rose 1.4 percent from June and 3.1 percent year-over-year. Seattle isn’t the only city experiencing these increases Read More
In August, inflation in the Seattle area remained above the national average, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This could be why rent prices have risen by 5.7 percent compared with last year. According to The Seattle Times, the average cost of an apartment within 10 miles of the city is $1,517. Read More
It’s no surprise to many that Seattle is a hip city, noted to be the West Coast birthplace of trendy style, music and food. According to Forbes, the city’s hippest neighborhood, Capitol Hill, was ranked eighth in the nation behind East Austin, Portland’s Pearl District and Chicago’s Read More