NWMLS: Closed Sales Diverge Even Further from Pendings

Time to take a look at August market statistics from the NWMLS. Here’s the NWMLS press release: Northwest MLS brokers report brisk activity, multiple offers, "irrational delays" by lenders. Here’s your King County SFH summary, with helpful arrows to show whether the year-over-year direction of each indicator is positive or negative news for buyers and […]

July Seasonally-Adjusted Active Supply by Neighborhood

Let’s check in again on our regular monthly neighborhood update to Seasonally-Adjusted Active Supply (SAAS). For an explanation of what seasonally-adjusted active supply is, please refer to this post. Also, you may view a map of the areas discussed in this post. Yet again, the sweet interactive data visualizations in today’s post come to you […]

NWMLS: Closed Sales Inch Higher but Remain Far Below Pendings

Let’s take a look at July market statistics from the NWMLS. The NWMLS press release has not been posted yet, but should be available here later today. Here’s your King County SFH summary, with helpful arrows to show whether the year-over-year direction of each indicator is positive or negative news for buyers and sellers: July […]

June Seasonally-Adjusted Active Supply by Neighborhood

Let’s check in (somewhat late) on our now-regular monthly neighborhood update to Seasonally-Adjusted Active Supply (SAAS). For an explanation of what seasonally-adjusted active supply is, please refer to this post. Also, you may view a map of the areas discussed in this post. Yet again, the sweet interactive data visualizations in today’s post come to […]

NWMLS: Sales Edge Above ’08, Median Up 5% MOM, Down 12% YOY

Let’s take a look at June market statistics from the NWMLS. Here’s the NWMLS press release: “Aware and prepared buyers” help boost Western Washington home sales during June Here’s your King County SFH summary, with helpful arrows to show whether the direction of each indicator is positive or negative news for buyers and sellers: June […]

May Seasonally-Adjusted Active Supply by Neighborhood

Due to the definition change by the NWMLS in both the numerator and the denominator in the “months of supply” calculations, I am changing the regular monthly neighborhood update to Seasonally-Adjusted Active Supply (SAAS). For an explanation of what seasonally-adjusted active supply is, please refer to this post. Also, you may view a map of […]

NWMLS: Closed Sales Picking Up Steam, Still Below 2008

Let’s take a look at May market statistics from the NWMLS. I’ll update this post with a link to their press release when they post it. [Update] Here it is: Inventory shrinking, sales rising, prices stabilizing in some Northwest MLS areas Here’s your King County SFH summary, with helpful arrows to show whether the direction […]