Friday Flashback: “We’re Protected” from the Bubble

Here’s a gem of an article from the Seattle Times, December 2006: Looking ahead: The sky isn’t falling for the Puget Sound market What will 2007 bring? Here’s what Seattle real-estate experts are saying. … So much for any bubble bursting this year. Gardner doesn’t see that happening next year, either. “This bubble lunacy is […]

Double-Digit Appreciation Returning Soon to Seattle!

The P-I printed a real gem of a story this weekend, with a pretty bold prediction: The nation is on track to build fewer homes this year than at any time since the end of World War II, adding to the woes of an economy that analysts said Friday has almost certainly entered a recession. […]

Is it a good time to buy? Salespeople say YES!

Here’s a video piece that aired this weekend on King 5 Up Front with Robert Mak where he poses some questions about Seattle’s housing market: More homes for sale, prices going down… Is it a good time to buy? … Where’s the bottom? And just how long might the slowdown last? Unfortunately, to find the […]

Always Trust The ‘Experts’

What’s the point about worrying about global warming when we’re getting all this hot air from Elizabeth Rhodes? Please enjoy this year end feel good article about our robust housing market here in Rain City. One of this year’s biggest residential real-estate topics was the anticipated slowdown in sales and appreciation. Would the Puget Sound […]