NWMLS: Housing Market Already Hibernating for Winter

NWMLS: Housing Market Already Hibernating for Winter

November market stats were published by the NWMLS today. They haven’t published their press release to its typical location yet [update: it has been posted now], so let’s just dive right into our usual monthly stats. CAUTION NWMLS monthly reports include an undisclosed and varying number ofsales from previous months in their pending and closed […]

NWMLS: Prices Sag as Sales Stay Strong

NWMLS: Prices Sag as Sales Stay Strong

October market stats were published by the NWMLS today. They haven’t published their press release to its typical location yet, so let’s just dive right into our usual monthly stats. CAUTION NWMLS monthly reports include an undisclosed and varying number ofsales from previous months in their pending and closed sales statistics. Here’s your King County […]

NWMLS: Housing Market Tightens, Slows Into Fall

NWMLS: Housing Market Tightens, Slows Into Fall

September market stats were published by the NWMLS yesterday. Here’s a snippet from their press release: Home Sales Stay Strong but Prices Approaching "Affordability Ceiling" for Some Buyers. Pending sales of homes around Western Washington surged more than 13 percent in September compared to a year ago, and listing activity picked up slightly, fueling both […]

NWMLS: Closed Sales, Median Price Dip in August

NWMLS: Closed Sales, Median Price Dip in August

August market stats were published by the NWMLS today. Here’s a snippet from their press release: Western Washington housing market stability continues with modest gains in sales, prices. “Stability” seemed to characterize the direction of Western Washington’s housing market during August, according to new figures from Northwest Multiple Listing Service. Both the volume of sales […]

NWMLS: Inventory Inches Up as Home Prices Near Peak

NWMLS: Inventory Inches Up as Home Prices Near Peak

July market stats were published by the NWMLS today. Here’s a snippet from their press release: Western Washington housing market in “recovery mode” but some brokers say it’s still not at full potential. More sellers listed their homes for sale during July compared to a year ago, but brokers with Northwest Multiple Listing Service say […]

NWMLS: Sales Inch Up, Prices Climb Again

NWMLS: Sales Inch Up, Prices Climb Again

June market stats were published by the NWMLS yesterday. Here’s a snippet from their press release: No Summer Slowdown Expected – Brisk Activity Reported. Listing activity perked up during June, but strong job growth in the Seattle/King County region has brokers predicting brisk sales with competitive bidding throughout the summer. … “We are still suffering […]

NWMLS: Sale Down, Listings Up, Price Gains Slowed in May

NWMLS: Sale Down, Listings Up, Price Gains Slowed in May

May market stats were published by the NWMLS this afternoon. Here’s a snippet from their press release: Housing Market Righting Itself as Buyers, Brokers Get Creative to Compete. Housing around Western Washington is on an upward trajectory, but inadequate inventory “in the right prices and locations” makes for a “very difficult market for purchasers and […]