Seattle Times Market Digest – September 2016

The Seattle Times has just released the September 2016 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.

The review features highlights of each with promising rankings for Washington and Seattle:

  • Labor Market: Seattle area’s jobless down, statewide unemployment remains high
  • Retail Market: Brand-new restaurants popping up all over the region
  • Regional Development: Paul Allen announces Upstream music festival
  • Travel Market: BMW expands car-sharing service to Sea-Tac
  • Economy: Driven by tech, Washington state outpaces nation in GDP growth
  • Real Estate: Seattle and Portland home prices rise at twice the national rate

The Digest features a few statistics and articles on the real estate market, including …

Seattle and Portland home prices rise at twice the national rate

Owners flip new Seattle condos for big profit before they even open

To read the market digest in its entirety, click here.


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Posted on September 15, 2016 at 10:54 am
Steve Harwood | Category: Seattle Market Digest, Veterans in Real Estate

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