Tag Archive: Seattle home prices up

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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Jun 09

King County’s May median single-family home = $417,500, up 15.3%

The MLS reported the median sale price of a single-family home in King County was $417,500, up 15.3% from the same month a year ago and up 4.3% from April. It was the second month in a row that the median price of a home topped $400,000 and the 14th straight month of year-over-year price …

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Aug 12

Housing market seems to have turned… After seven years of pain, now comes the gain

Nearly seven years after the housing bubble burst, most indexes of home prices are bending up. Don’t take my word for it! Check the info below about the nation and Seattle, plus the additional references at the end. (Photo: Bloomberg News) NAR June Housing Report The June report from the National Association of Realtors revealed that …

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Jul 16

King County Home Prices up 10%

King County house prices saw a double-digit increase in June …the first time that’s happened in nearly five years. The median price of single-family homes sold last month was $380,000, up 10.1 percent from June 2011 and 5 percent from this May. It was the third straight month of year-over-year price increases, and by far the …

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