The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — January, 2016

Puget Sound Area Home Sales, Prices Still Strong KIRKLAND, Washington (January 6, 2016) - Home prices have "clearly recovered" in King County and a few other areas served by Northwest Multiple Listing Service. Many member-brokers say prices are likely to keep rising as … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — December, 2015

"Intense" Holiday Market KIRKLAND, Washington (December 4, 2015) - Inventory remains "critically low," but there are fewer house-hunters in the hunt during this holiday season so motivated sellers and buyers are seeing success, according to brokers with Northwest Multiple … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — November, 2015

Brokers Expect Only A Modest Holiday Slowdown KIRKLAND, Washington (November 5, 2015) - With holidays approaching, real estate brokers usually expect a slowdown as buyers and sellers shift their attention elsewhere. "This year is different," say some industry … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — September, 2015

Opinions Vary on Possible Housing Slowdown But Numbers Show Solid Activity KIRKLAND, Washington (September 3, 2015) - Some brokers from Northwest Multiple Listing Service detected a slowdown in housing activity during August, "but nowhere near what is typical," according … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — August, 2015

Pent-up demand boosting Western Washington home sales and prices KIRKLAND, Washington (August 5, 2015) - Pent-up demand continues to fuel home sales around Western Washington with millennials, military families and relocating workers vying for limited inventory. Brokers … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — July, 2015

Home sales sizzling around Western Washington, with volumes reaching 10-year high KIRKLAND, Washington (July 6, 2015) - Temperatures around Western Washington were not the only thing sizzling during June. Northwest Multiple Listing Service members reported 11,453 pending … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — June, 2015

Northwest MLS brokers say home buyers are sprinting, but sellers are stalling  Home buyers are in "full sprint" mode while sellers are stalling, according to brokers from Northwest Multiple Listing Service. As a result, MLS members are juggling severe inventory shortages … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — May, 2015

Pent-up demand triggering record pace of home sales around Western Washington Northwest Multiple Listing Service members notched a record high level of pending sales during April, surpassing the year-ago volume by nearly 1,800 transactions. Both closed sales and prices also … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — March, 2015

Early Spring Brings Bumper Crop of Homebuyers Who Face Inventory Drought KIRKLAND, Washington (March 5, 2015) - Favorable weather and restored confidence are propelling home buying activity around Western Washington to the highest level in nearly a decade, according to … [Read more...]

The Latest Market News From NW Multiple Listing Service — February, 2015

Spring market "not waiting for tulips" But limited inventory frustrates homebuyers KIRKLAND, Washington (Feb. 5, 2015) - Home sales this super bowl season outpaced a year ago as sidelined buyers emerged to compete for limited inventory, according to brokers who commented … [Read more...]