Seattle Bubble Poll Archive

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What's the best way to invest in real estate?

  • local rentals (49%, 34 Votes)
  • remote rentals (6%, 4 Votes)
  • fix-and-flip (6%, 4 Votes)
  • buying stock in REITs (16%, 11 Votes)
  • other... (3%, 2 Votes)
  • Investing in real estate is a bad idea, never do it. (20%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 69

Start Date: March 2, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: March 9, 2014 @ 12:00 am

30-year mortgage interest rates will be ___ by 2015.

  • below 4% (8%, 8 Votes)
  • 4% to 4.99% (36%, 35 Votes)
  • 5% to 5.99% (47%, 45 Votes)
  • 6% to 6.99% (4%, 4 Votes)
  • 7% or higher (5%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 96

Start Date: February 23, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: March 2, 2014 @ 12:00 am

Do you personally know someone that has bought Seattle-area real estate in the last three years as an "investment"?

  • Yes (50%, 42 Votes)
  • No (50%, 42 Votes)

Total Voters: 84

Start Date: February 16, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: February 23, 2014 @ 12:00 am

Buyers: During a home tour, how do you get information about the house?

  • printed materials you brought (15%, 6 Votes)
  • printed materials from the listing agent (25%, 10 Votes)
  • real estate apps on a smartphone (38%, 15 Votes)
  • QR codes (0%, 0 Votes)
  • something else... (22%, 9 Votes)

Total Voters: 40

Start Date: February 9, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: February 16, 2014 @ 12:00 am

What Home Magazines do You Read?

  • Better Homes and Gardens (5%, 2 Votes)
  • Good Housekeeping (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Real Simple (2%, 1 Votes)
  • House Beautiful (0%, 0 Votes)
  • HGTV Magazine (2%, 1 Votes)
  • others... (31%, 13 Votes)
  • none (67%, 28 Votes)

Total Voters: 42

Start Date: February 2, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: February 9, 2014 @ 12:00 am

My Super Bowl Prediction:

  • Seahawks by 7 or more (33%, 36 Votes)
  • Seahawks by less than 7 (35%, 38 Votes)
  • Broncos by less than 7 (4%, 4 Votes)
  • Broncos by 7 or more (28%, 31 Votes)

Total Voters: 109

Start Date: January 26, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: February 2, 2014 @ 12:00 am

If I had $1 million to invest, I'd put it in...

  • real estate (29%, 24 Votes)
  • stocks (38%, 31 Votes)
  • bonds (6%, 5 Votes)
  • commodities (5%, 4 Votes)
  • venture capital (2%, 2 Votes)
  • Bitcoin (2%, 2 Votes)
  • something else... (18%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 82

Start Date: January 19, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: January 26, 2014 @ 12:00 am

By March 31, King Co. SFH inventory will be:

  • up over 20% year-over-year (8%, 5 Votes)
  • up 15%+ to 20% year-over-year (6%, 4 Votes)
  • up 10%+ to 15% year-over-year (11%, 7 Votes)
  • up 5% to 10% year-over-year (37%, 23 Votes)
  • up less than 5% year-over-year (17%, 11 Votes)
  • down less than 5% year-over-year (5%, 3 Votes)
  • down 5% or more year-over-year (16%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 63

Start Date: January 12, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: January 19, 2014 @ 12:00 am

Boeing's deal with the Machinists' Union

  • I'm glad they approved it. (65%, 72 Votes)
  • I'm sad they approved it. (22%, 24 Votes)
  • I don't care. (13%, 15 Votes)

Total Voters: 111

Start Date: January 5, 2014 @ 12:01 am
End Date: January 12, 2014 @ 12:00 am

Which is more important in a kitchen?

  • lots of counter space (56%, 42 Votes)
  • lots of cabinet space (21%, 16 Votes)
  • nice appliances (8%, 6 Votes)
  • plenty of open floor space (12%, 9 Votes)
  • a good sink / faucet (3%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 75

Start Date: December 29, 2013 @ 7:23 am
End Date: January 5, 2014 @ 12:01 am


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