Category: Market Updates

Area Home Values up 85% in Six Years

Single-family home prices in the Seattle metro area have grown faster than anywhere else in the country for the last year and a half, with no sign of slowing, even though prices have been surging for six years. The most recent Chase-Schiller* national housing report marked six years since home values bottomed out in February …

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A Matter of Supply & Demand

House Prices: Simply a Matter of Supply & Demand Why are home prices still rising? It is a simple answer. There are more purchasers in the market right now than there are available homes for them to buy. This is an example of the theory of “supply and demand” which is defined as: “the amount …

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99% of Experts Agree: Home Prices Will Increase

99% of Experts Agree: Home Prices Will Increase Some believe that the combined effects of the new tax code and rising mortgage rates will have an adverse impact on residential real estate prices in 2018. However, the clear majority of recently surveyedhousing experts believe that home values will continue to rise this year. What is the Home …

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Market Update February 2018

It’s still hot out there!    February home-sales data show median home prices smashed records in Seattle and the Eastside. Hopeful buyers won’t have much luck elsewhere as median home prices grew at least 15% in every Puget Sound county. ​   Both Seattle and the Eastside again have smashed home-price records as the region’s housing …

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Seattle Homeowners Waiting Longer to Sell

Homeowners in the Seattle area wait longer to sell than in all but four other metro area across the country, even though the average home-selling profit here is the third-highest in the nation      ​ There are lots of reasons why home prices keep surging higher and higher around the Puget Sound region. But …

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October 2017 King County Washington Market Update

October 2017 King county washington real estate update

Here are the listings and closed sales statistics for King County Washington during October, 2017.  These PDFs show figures for residential as well as condominium sales.

Market Update September 2017 – Bellevue and Redmond

Market Update 20Sept. 17 - Bellevue and Redmond

See new listings, pending sales, closed sales and more for September, 2017.  These reports detail activity in the 98006, 98007 and 98008 zip codes in Bellevue and Redmond, Washington.

September King County Market Update

Here are the listings and closed sales statistics for King County for September of 2017.  These PDFs show figures for residential as well as condominium sales.

Price per Square Foot – 2014 through 2017 – Bellevue and Redmond

Price peer Square Foot

Median Price per Square Foot – for zip codes 98006 98007 98008 – Median Price per Square Foot for the three zip codes for the 2014 through 2017 time frame.  Note that the graph also shows King County, Washington data.

Median Sales Price – 2014 through 2017 – Bellevue and Redmond

Median Sales Price 2014-2017

Median Sales Price – for zip codes 98006 98007 98008 – Median sales price for the three zip codes for the 2014 through 2017 time frame.  Note that the graph also shows King County, Washington data.