Home prices rising fast, but gains could slow…

U.S. home prices are coming off the bottom faster than many expected. Market researcher CoreLogic says prices were up 4.6% in August from a year ago, the largest year-over-year gain in six years. The report parallels others showing recent strengthening in home prices, which are still down about 30% from their 2006 peak. Much of [...]

By |2019-06-10T06:01:10+00:00October 4th, 2012|Investor News|0 Comments

Seattle voted #2 best US city! Let’s celebrate!

For the second time, Businessweek.com has ranked the 100 largest US cities, and Seattle came in #2. (Just behind San Francisco, ranked #1). Bloomberg Rankings helped Businessweek.com come up with the numbers, based on leisure attributes (the number of restaurants, bars, libraries, museums, professional sports teams, and park acres by population); educational attributes (public school performance, the [...]

By |2019-06-10T06:04:40+00:00October 2nd, 2012|Market Updates|0 Comments