Foreclosures Declined Dramatically in November

It’s time for our detailed look at November foreclosure stats in King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties. First up, the Notice of Trustee Sale summary: November 2014 King: 233 NTS, down 50% YOY Snohomish: 177 NTS, down 42% YOY Pierce: 232 NTS, down 45% YOY The number of trustee sale notices was down big yet again […]

Case-Shiller: Home Prices Slip Further Into Fall

Case-Shiller: Home Prices Slip Further Into Fall

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to September data, Seattle-area home prices were: Down 0.2% August to September Up 6.0% YOY. Down 11.3% from the July 2007 peak Last year at this time prices were still rising. They increased 0.3% from August to September and year-over-year […]

Foreclosures Up Slightly September to October

Foreclosures Up Slightly September to October

It’s a bit past time for our detailed look at October foreclosure stats in King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties. First up, the Notice of Trustee Sale summary: October 2014 King: 389 NTS, down 25% YOY Snohomish: 216 NTS, down 32% YOY Pierce: 343 NTS, down 26% YOY The number of trustee sale notices was down […]

Case-Shiller: Seattle Home Prices Begin the Autumn Decline Earlier Than Last Year

Case-Shiller: Seattle Home Prices Begin the Autumn Decline Earlier Than Last Year

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to August data, Seattle-area home prices were: 0.0% Change July to August Up 6.6% YOY. Down 11.1% from the July 2007 peak Last year at this time prices were still rising. They increased 0.5% from July to August and year-over-year […]

Foreclosures Dipped Again in September

Foreclosures Dipped Again in September

It’s a bit past time for our detailed look at August foreclosure stats in King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties. First up, the Notice of Trustee Sale summary: September 2014 King: 317 NTS, down 44% YOY Snohomish: 182 NTS, down 41% YOY Pierce: 301 NTS, down 29% YOY As usual, the number of trustee sale notices […]

Case-Shiller: Market Cooled Further in July

Case-Shiller: Market Cooled Further in July

Let’s have a look at the latest data from the Case-Shiller Home Price Index. According to July data, Seattle-area home prices were: Up 0.6% June to July Up 7.1% YOY. Down 11.1% from the July 2007 peak Last year prices rose 1.9% from June to July and year-over-year prices were up 12.5%. The July data […]

Foreclosures Edge Closer to Normal Levels

Foreclosures Edge Closer to Normal Levels

It’s a bit past time for our detailed look at August foreclosure stats in King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties. First up, the Notice of Trustee Sale summary: August 2014 King: 327 NTS, down 44% YOY Snohomish: 235 NTS, down 30% YOY Pierce: 336 NTS, down 28% YOY The number of trustee sale notices was down […]