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Taggers, hoping to leave their mark — quite literally — have marred and maligned street signs, bus stops, freeways, public buildings, even private property. The city’s Find It, Fix It app aims to remedy the situation.
Pending home sales in August rose just 9%, the slowest growth since June 2020, according to a new Redfin report.
A decline in new home listings has had little impact on the market as far as demand is concerned, according to a recent Redfin report.
Income levels and mortgage rates gave homebuyers in June 129% more house-buying power than they had in 2006, according to First American Financial Corp.’s June Real House Price Index.
Home markets where demand is extremely high, like Tacoma and Spokane, are being dubbed “Zoom cities.”
Housing inventory fell in Seattle during August, while housing starts and existing-home sales rose.
Also during the month, the median sales price rose to $390,500 from $370,200 in June, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
You might be surprised by the results of this survey.
“The bright spot in an otherwise underwhelming report comes from the increase in the overall number of permits issued, which can signal how much home construction is in the pipeline.” — First American deputy chief economist Odeta Kushi
Smaller, more affordable homes are hitting the market, helping moderate median list prices, according to Realtor.com.