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All the latest news articles and market trends of the Seattle Real Estate Market. If it is happening in Seattle it is happening on the Stroupe Group.

Exclusive 2016/2017 Market Report!

In addition to our exclusive monthly publication, the Stroupe Scoop, we are proud to present the 2016/2017 Market Report – Year End Review and Trends to Watch. The comprehensive report, prepared by a company we are proud to be a part of, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty, analyzes the market activity of seven counties in Washington state: King, Pierce, Snohomish, Kitsap, Skagit, Jefferson and Island.

2016/2017 Market Report – A Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty Exclusive!

The report delves into what what drives the stunning year-over-year growth in Seattle-area home prices – an impressive 10.8% in 2016. Factors such as an increase in job grown (yes, Amazon!), expansion of public transit and foreign investments all contributed to the increase in housing demand. We have previously blogged about another factor mentioned in the report: the effect the foreign investment tax in Vancouver would have on the Seattle market.

The report also offers an at-a-glance look at the median selling prices in the region, conveniently breaking down median home sales by both county and zip code.

Median home prices around Puget Sound – by region and zip code!

The 2016/2017 Market Report also offers fascinating insight into the current market conditions of the seven counties mentioned above, as well as twenty-five popular communities in the Puget Sound region. Read the entire report here.

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