Seattle Times Market Review – May 2015

Steve Fuller of the Seattle Times has just released the May 2015 issue of the Seattle Market Digest that is full of current market information for our area. These areas include the Labor Market, Retail Market, Regional Development, Travel Market, Economy, and of course, the Real Estate Market.
 
He begins his review featuring highlights of each with promising rankings for Washington and Seattle:

 

  • Labor Market: Washington's jobless rate holds steady at 6.3%
  • Retail Market: Uniqlo to open store in Bellevue
  • Regional Development: Three Seattle buildings sell for $442M
  • Travel: Amazon launches hotel bookings
  • Economy: Amazon.com just tip of Seattle boom

The Digest features a few statistics and articles on the Real Estate Market, including …

 

 

Home values keep rising, price wars predicted

 

Settlement reached in suit against Redmond builder of Trilogy homes

Rising rents spurring millennial home purchases

 

This report goes into further detail, CLICK HERE to read the Digest in its entirety.   

Posted on May 15, 2015 at 8:52 am
Steve Harwood | Category: Seattle Market Digest | Tagged , , , , ,

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