Posts tagged Eastside
The Eastside Continues to Emerge as a Tech Hub

As a recent Puget Sound Business Journal article put it, “The Eastside office market has FANGs.” However fitting, they aren’t referencing the region’s sharp teeth; they are talking about a group of tech titans: Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google.

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The U.S. is Named Most Competitive Economy in the World

The World Economic Forum recently released the annual Global Competitiveness Report, naming the United States the number one most competitive economy in the world for the first time since the early 2000s. According to the report, the nature of economic competitiveness is shifting, as economies are “increasingly transformed by new, digital technologies,” which are “creating a new set of challenges for governments and businesses.” The United States is followed by Singapore, Germany, Switzerland and Japan.

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Do You Know the Fastest Growing Neighborhoods in Our Region?

Home to Amazon’s Seattle campus and explosive growth over the past few years, many will be unsurprised to hear that the fastest-growing neighborhood in the region is South Lake Union. The second neighborhood, however, may come as a surprise. To get there, you have to travel to the Eastside…

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2018 Waterfront Update

Realogics Sotheby's International Realty recently released a Waterfront Update that examines regions across Puget Sound and highlights popular waterfront communities with information regarding home values, sales trends and market activity. The report is centered around price trends and the typical location factors that affect the value of any real estate. Waterfront sales, however, may also be influenced by other aquatic factors including docks, moorage, beach or tidelands access, and more. 

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Market Trends From Around the Sound: Q1-2018

I am pleased to present a look at the housing market trends for the first quarter of 2018, from the shores of Bainbridge Island's waterfront homes and in-city living opportunities to the Eastside's most distinguished residences.

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Seattle Home Prices Continue to Skyrocket as High as 18 Percent in February 2018

Though the winter months have historically given way to slowdowns in the real estate market, Seattle remains red hot, as Puget Sound Business Journal reports that in Seattle, “some buyers are submitting offers telling sellers to fill in the price,” while prices in Mercer Island and the Eastside saw median sales prices over $1 million.

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Puget Sound Market Trends: Q4-2017

Seattle continued its reign as the hottest market into the fourth quarter of 2017, as the latest market statistics indicate that home prices increased a staggering 16.7% year-over-year to $882,000. This comes as the latest S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index reveals the Emerald City's home price growth has led the nation for 14 consecutive months. 

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Quarterly Reports: Market Trends in First Two Quarters of 2017

Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) presents a look at the housing market trends for the first two quarters of 2017, from the shores of Bainbridge Island’s waterfront homes and in-city living opportunities to the Eastside’s most distinguished residences.

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