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Case-Shiller: Prices Flat in Seattle

Uh-oh… Home prices go negative for first time in 11 yearsCase-Shiller price index shows prices falling in 17 of 20 cities in January WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — U.S. home prices continued to fall in January, with prices in 10 major cities now down 0.7% year-over-year, according to Standard & Poor’s and MacroMarkets LLC, which released the […]

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Seattle Running 6-12 Months Behind

A common belief (one that I’ve repeated a couple of times here) is that housing trends in the Northwest tend to lag California and the nation as a whole by six months to a year. Obviously we cannot know exactly what will happen here, but if we have generally followed California and the national averages […]