Tag Archive: home prices

Aug 30

Housing: To Bubble or Not to Bubble

58% of Homeowners See a Drop in Home Values Coming According to the recently released Modern Homebuyer Survey from ValueInsured, 58 percent of homeowners think there will be a “housing bubble and price correction” within the next 2 years. After what transpired just ten years ago, we can understand the concern Americans have about the current increase in home prices. However, this …

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Jun 07

No escape for priced-out Seattleites…

Home prices set record for an hour’s drive in every direction If you’re searching for a piece of somewhat good news for home seekers, the Eastside’s median price fell $5,000 from last month’s record, and now sits at $875,000. That’s still up 15.1% from a year ago. For the first time since before the recession, …

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Jan 20

Median Home Sales Prices for 98007, 98008, 98006

BELLEVUE ZIP 98006 Median Sales Prices BELLEVUE ZIP 98007 Median Sales Prices  BELLEVUE ZIP 98008 Median Sales Prices  

Dec 06

Median home prices finally pass housing boom levels, hit all-time high

National home prices hit a new all-time high surpassing the pre-recession peak Home prices hit a new all-time high, finally surpassing the pre-recession peak, according to the Q3 2016 U.S. Home Sales Report from ATTOM Data Solutions, a source for comprehensive housing data and the new parent company of RealtyTrac. In fact, the median home price increased …

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Feb 08

Tight house supply pushes prices up in King County

From the Seattle Times, 2/5/2015 Expect to see housing prices to go up “We’re a fast-growing area with not enough houses and condominiums on the market,” said Alon Bassok, a researcher at the University of Washington’s Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies. “We can expect to see housing prices go up.” King County Residential Last month’s …

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May 24

May national home prices up 8.6% from 2013

Distressed sales down, but still there – 15% of all sales were either short sales or bank-owned.

Apr 04

Puget Sound March home sales

While the median price of single-family homes in King County rose 6% in March, ‘For Sale’ signs continue to remain scarce with the situation not expected to improve anytime soon according to today’s Seattle Times.   The annual rate of price growth has been slowing: In January the median price in King County was 17% higher over the previous 12 …

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Dec 27

Most expensive cities to buy a home puts Seattle #23

Home prices bubbling again? Some faint concern is evidenced when prices raise 15% in a year… which we have seen in King County with November’s median price at $426,000. But our prices are not the most ‘un-affordable’ for residents earning a median income for the area. San Francisco prices exorbitant In San Francisco, only 14% of …

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Nov 29

5 reasons to buy your home now… not next Spring

Based on prices, mortgage rates and soaring rents, there may have never been a better time in real estate history to purchase a home than right now. Here are five major reasons purchasers should consider buying: Supply Is Shrinking With inventory declining in many regions, finding a home of your dreams may become more difficult going forward. …

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Nov 15

King County Home Prices up 15% from 2012

The median price of single-family homes sold in King County last month rose to $426,000, a 15 percent increase from October 2012. October inventory higher than last year While the frenzy of home buying in early summer sent the median price to $434,000 in July, the highest level in five years, October’s activity showed a …

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