Balanced June Reporting Outside Seattle

Let’s not forget that you only have to look a little ways outside of the immediate Seattle area to find rational and balanced reporting on the realities of today’s real estate market. “We’re seeing a consistent trend here, a flattening of the market,” he said. “It (the strong housing market) hasn’t come to an end […]

Unignorable Slowdown In Tacoma

Surprise, surprise—Barbara Clements of the Tacoma News Tribune reports on a slowing market in Tacoma! If your home’s taking longer to sell, you’re not alone. Home prices are still going up, even though sales have dropped dramatically when compared with 2005. And now that it’s spring – prime home-shopping weather – more for-sale signs are […]

Pierce Also Feeling Slowdown

Moving a little further north, it appears that Pierce county is noticing the slowdown as well, though not to quite the same degree as Thurston. More homes are hitting the market and staying there, as housing prices continue to climb, according to new numbers released today by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service.…The biggest change was […]