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September Stats Preview: Setting Up a Dismal Fall and Winter

Now that September is in the books, let’s have a look at our monthly stats preview.

Sales were basically flat month-over-month, but still up double-digits from a year ago, while inventory in both counties saw the biggest year-over-year decline in more than two years. Foreclosure notices in both counties bumped up a little month-over-month and year-over-year…

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Around the Sound: No Relief for Buyers Anywhere

Get access to the full spreadsheets used to make the charts in this and other posts by becoming a member of Seattle Bubble. It’s been a few months since we updated our monthly stats for the local regions outside of the King/Snohomish core. Here’s your August update to our “Around the Sound” statistics for Pierce, […]

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August Stats Preview: Sales Slip But Market Still Strongly Favors Sellers

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With August now behind us, let’s have a look at our monthly stats preview. First up, here’s the snapshot of all the data as far back as my historical information goes, with the latest, high, and low values highlighted for each series…

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July Stats Preview: Stale Summer Edition

July is in the books, so let’s have a look at our monthly stats preview. First up, here’s the snapshot of all the data as far back as my historical information goes, with the latest, high, and low values highlighted for each series: Sales came down just slightly from the multi-year highs they hit in […]

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Despite Red-Hot Housing Market, One in Five Pending Sales Still Fail to Close

With another quarter fully in the books, let’s take a look a the latest data on pending sales volume versus closed sales volume. For this series I roll the pending sales and closed sales data up by quarter, with pending sales offset by one month. In other words, the second quarter numbers below represent pending […]

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June Stats Preview: Sales Spike Up Sharply

Now that June is behind us, let’s have a look at our monthly stats preview. First up, here’s the snapshot of all the data as far back as my historical information goes, with the latest, high, and low values highlighted for each series: Sales shot up to a multi-year high in both counties, inventory barely […]

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Around the Sound: Misery for Buyers Everywhere

Let’s update our monthly stats for the local regions outside of the King/Snohomish core. Here’s your May update to our “Around the Sound” statistics for Pierce, Kitsap, Thurston, Island, Skagit, and Whatcom counties. Are things any better in the market right now for buyers outside of the core Seattle areas? Unfortunately, not really. It’s still […]