The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Northwest MLS brokers say bidding wars, escalating prices, and buyer fatigue are widespread KIRKLAND, Washington (April 7, 2021) – Brokers with Northwest Multiple Listing Service (NWMLS) added 10,562 new listings to inventory during March -- the highest volume since … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Housing market stays hot despite some “lousy” February weather KIRKLAND, Washington (March 4, 2021) – Housing activity during February remained hot around much of Washington state despite significant accumulation of lowland snow over the Valentine’s Day weekend, according … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Anxiety among home buyers “incredibly high” as they vie for unpreceded shortage of homes across much of Washington state KIRKLAND, Washington (November 5, 2020) – “Finding and buying a home today is more difficult than at any time in the past 40 years of my career,” was … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Northwest MLS brokers say September’s home sales reached highest level since June 2018 KIRKLAND, Washington (October 7, 2020) – Northwest Multiple Listing Service brokers completed 10,175 sales transactions during September – the highest monthly volume since June 2018 when … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Would-be homebuyers have more buying power, but also more competition for meager inventory KIRKLAND, Washington (September 4, 2020) – Extremely low interest rates mean would-be home buyers have more buying power, but sparse inventory and increasing home prices in many … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Opportunities abound for home buyers and sellers, but brokers say “don’t delay” KIRKLAND, Washington (August 6, 2020) – Brokers added the largest monthly number of new listings during July since May 2019, but pent-up demand from homebuyers meant inventory remained … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Northwest MLS brokers report robust activity amid low interest rates, tight inventory, changing lifestyles KIRKLAND, Washington (July 6, 2020) – Historically low interest rates and lifestyle changes are fueling housing activity around Washington state, according to Dean … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Housing activity in Western Washington shows resiliency as buyers, sellers and brokers adjust to COVID-19 restrictions KIRKLAND, Washington (June 5, 2020) – “The market has proved to be very resilient,” remarked Northwest Multiple Listing Service director Mike Larson upon … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Western Washington housing market adjusting to new ways of operating KIRKLAND, Washington (May 6, 2020) – Residential real estate activity around Western Washington reflected expected declines during April with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic taking its toll. … [Read more...]

The Latest News from NW Multiple Listing Service

Northwest MLS report for March shows initial disruptions from coronavirus pandemic KIRKLAND, Washington (April 6, 2020) – Like many sectors of the economy, residential real estate is experiencing disruption and uncertainty just when the vigorous spring market was ramping … [Read more...]