Tag: Seattle luxury homes

Seattle’s Luxury Homes Get a Tech Boom Boost

The technology boom is pushing its way north up the Pacific Coast, boosting real-estate prices, sparking neighborhood squabbles and creating new demand for luxury homes asking $1.5 million or more. Real-estate agents say Seattle, the longtime home of software giant Microsoft and online-retailing behemoth Amazon, is attracting more technology firms because it offers a combination …

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Luxury Housing Market Surges

40% increase in luxury sales in Seattle area In the Pacific Northwest improvements in the luxury segment (defined as properties priced at $1 million or more) were noteworthy in 2013. A comparison of 2012 and 2013 shows nearly 500 more high-end sales last year to outperform the previous year by nearly 40%. It is predicted …

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