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

Home Sales and Prices Still Climbing KIRKLAND, Washington (Nov. 4, 2016)  "While the stock market remains somewhat skittish regarding the upcoming presidential election, this feeling clearly has not transferred to the housing market," remarked OB Jacobi, president of … [Read more...]

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

Western Washington Housing Market Still Strong KIRKLAND, Washington (Oct. 5, 2016) - It's still a seller's market, but some leaders from Northwest Multiple Listing Service think the imbalance may be easing in some areas, pointing to a slower pace of sales and moderating … [Read more...]

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

Housing market still active, direction "positive" KIRKLAND, Washington (Sept. 7, 2016) - Home sales in Western Washington continued to outpace year-ago activity, but member-brokers at Northwest Multiple Listing Service say persistent inventory shortages are constraining … [Read more...]

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

Early Signs of a "More Balanced Market" KIRKLAND, Washington (Aug.4, 2016) - Home prices are still rising but the supply of homes is improving, prompting brokers to suggest some relief is in sight for would-be buyers. "We might actually be starting to move very slowly back … [Read more...]

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

Market showing signs of adjusting KIRKLAND, Washington (July 6, 2016) Home sales around Western Washington continued at a torrid pace during June, but a 10 percent year-over-year increase in new listings has some brokers with Northwest Multiple Listing Service suggesting a … [Read more...]

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

Inventory improves; market still favors sellers KIRKLAND, Washington (May 5, 2016) - Northwest Multiple Listing Service reported strong gains in the volume of new listings its members added during April (up 13.6 percent from March), but inventory remained well below the … [Read more...]

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

Puget Sound Area Home Sales Slow (Not Prices) KIRKLAND, Washington (April 4, 2016) - Traffic isn't the only thing that is gridlocked around many Puget Sound communities. "We're experiencing gridlock in the Puget Sound housing market," suggested J. Lennox Scott in reaction … [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 — 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 — 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...]