2018 Market Review: Digging Into the Numbers

On Thursday James Dainard hosted a 2018 Market Recap and Projections for the 2019 Market in the Seattle area. In case you missed it, you will find a link to a recording of the webinar here. Our team pulled statistics from Jan. 1st 2018 to Nov. 30th 2018 to demonstrate the transition from a peak [...]

By |2019-10-14T20:01:51+00:00December 20th, 2018|Market Updates|0 Comments

November Market Update

For the past three months the real estate market has been slowing down noticeably, sparking whispers of a bubble and a throwing some investors into turmoil.  As we head into November the Northwest Multiple Listing Service has released the monthly statistics, putting a definitive end to the prospects of a bubble and assuring buyers and sellers of [...]

By |2019-10-14T20:03:05+00:00November 9th, 2018|Market Updates|0 Comments

October Market Update

We keep hearing about a “market shift” and “balanced” or “normalized” real estate market.  What does that really mean for sellers in our current market? As we’ve seen recently, the market has shifted and is continuing to shift.  Part of this is caused by a normal seasonal break from elevated summer levels, and part of [...]

By |2019-10-14T20:03:06+00:00October 12th, 2018|Market Updates|0 Comments

Heaton Dainard Market Update

In recent weeks there has been a shift in the market as reported by the Seattle Times.   For the first time in three years buyers are starting to see signs of hope as we are transitioning into a balanced market.  This might look like bad news for sellers, but we’re seeing a normal trend in a [...]

By |2019-10-14T20:03:08+00:00September 7th, 2018|Market Updates|0 Comments

Light Rail Adding Value to Property Investment

As the Light Rail expansion continues, house prices are showing that proximity to stations is increasing home values. On the Eastside, houses are already showing jumps of value in anticipation of the upcoming stations. Meanwhile, houses next to the existing stations in Seattle, have already seen dramatic boosts in value compared to other houses in [...]

By |2019-10-14T20:11:08+00:00June 13th, 2018|Market Updates|0 Comments

Kirkland Market Trends

Below is the very Popular Kirkland Market Trends Article by Zillow. This news feed provides a large array of articles pertaining to Market Trends as well as the latest Real Estate Data and Research. Please bookmark this page as this news feed updates daily. The articles provided are most certainly entertaining as well as informational. Find [...]

By |2019-10-14T20:11:09+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Market Updates|0 Comments

June 2016 Real Estate Market Report: No New News for Puget Sound Homebuyers

As sales reached a record breaking speed in May, home-buyers were left with the same old song and dance: inventory levels down, home prices up. “Low inventory coupled with the huge number of buyers has our market moving at a record pace,” said former MLS Board Member Ken Anderson. “Well-priced homes are selling in an [...]

By |2019-10-14T20:11:11+00:00June 5th, 2016|Market Updates|0 Comments

2016 Quarter 1 Market Report: Bidding Wars are Back

A myriad of buyers left with virtually nothing left to purchase is one way to sum up the market situation today. Although the market is most challenging for buyers, many sellers are also facing difficulties. Some refuse to list their house on the market out of fear that they won’t find another home to live [...]

By |2019-05-29T19:32:43+00:00April 8th, 2016|Market Updates|0 Comments

Moving Forward and Looking Back: 2015 Market Summary and Predictions for 2016

In 2016, we have seemingly stepped off the decade-long roller coaster ride of a housing market. On a national level, home prices rose 4% in 2015 after a 6.4% increase in 2014. Although most parts of the U.S. are still regaining lost ground from the 2007 market crash, Seattle remains relatively unaffected. Taking a closer [...]

By |2019-05-29T19:42:29+00:00March 5th, 2016|Market Updates|0 Comments

Top 10 Best Markets for Real Estate in the US

In some parts of the country, people have no trouble selling their homes. However, this has gradually become a rarity in twenty-first century America. Because of the rise in the economy again many different parts of the country have begun to expand their real estate markets once again. Here is a look at the [...]

By |2019-05-31T22:40:45+00:00July 31st, 2014|Market Updates|0 Comments