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Case-Shiller: Seattle Sees Nation’s Biggest Price Gains

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to January data that was released today, Seattle-area home prices were: Up 1.1 percent January to February Up 11.0 percent YOY. Down 1.7 percent from the July 2007 peak Over the same period last year prices were up 0.9 percent […]

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Around the Sound: Hope is Hard to Find for Buyers

We haven’t updated our monthly stats for the local regions outside of the King/Snohomish core since last year, so let’s have a look. Here’s your March update to our “Around the Sound” statistics for Pierce, Kitsap, Thurston, Island, Skagit, and Whatcom counties.

How is the market doing outside of the central King County area? Not much different, really. Listings are super-scarce, demand is reasonably strong, and prices keep going up…

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Case-Shiller: No Winter Price Dip For You!

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to January data that was released today, Seattle-area home prices were:

Up 0.2 percent December to January
Up 10.7 percent YOY.
Down 2.8 percent from the July 2007 peak

Over the same period in 2014-2015 prices were down 0.5 percent month-over-month and year-over-year prices were up 6.8 percent.

The Seattle area’s month-over-month home price change was positive again in January…

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Case-Shiller: Home Prices Finish 2015 on a Strong Note

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index.

The Seattle area’s month-over-month home price change was positive in December, but not quite as high as it was in November. The year-over-year price change is inching back up almost into double digits, as well. The only possible sign of relief for home buyers is that the increase in year-over-year price gains is slowing just slightly.

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Case-Shiller: Seattle Home Price Gains Power Into Winter

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to August data that was released today, Seattle-area home prices were: Up 0.5 percent October to November Up 9.7 percent YOY. Down 3.2 percent from the July 2007 peak Over the same period in 2014 prices were down 0.3 percent […]

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Case-Shiller: Prices Gains Slow Slightly in August

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to August data that was released today, Seattle-area home prices were: Up 0.3 percent July to August Up 7.6 percent YOY. Down 4.4 percent from the July 2007 peak Last year at this time prices were flat month-over-month and year-over-year […]