With a population of 45,000, Bothell is booming and attracting housing developers in droves, including Vulcan Real Estate and other big names. Credit is due in large part to the dozens of biomedical companies located there.
Despite strong growth in the apartment sector nationwide, production in the Seattle area is expected to hit a five-year low in 2021 — a decline of 19% from 2020 levels — reports RENTCafé, a nationwide apartment search website.
“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
Canyon Partners Real Estate LLC and American Capital Group have formed a joint venture to develop [email protected], a 230-unit apartment project in the Seattle suburb of Burien.
With high costs slowing construction and potentially lowering homeownership for many, easing zoning rules may be the most effective way to increase the supply of new housing.
Builder confidence was steady in May, carrying over April’s reading of 83 for another month, according to the most recent National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.
Low mortgage rates and low inventory levels are making the demand for homebuilding more attractive to buyers in Seattle and nationwide.
The DHS announcement comes in response to businesses reporting an immediate need for supplemental, temporary guest workers for this fiscal year.
Privately owned housing starts jumped 19.4% from February’s revised estimate to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,739,000, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development
The National Association of Home Builders published the results of its Special Study for Housing Economics, highlighting the 2020 annual census of who makes up its members.