Condos are fairly rare in the Seattle area’s housing market. Some who might opt for a condo wind up competing for more prevalent single-family homes, driving prices higher.
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Seattle Mayor Ed Murray’s inclusionary-housing strategy is less inclusionary than he made it sound. Officials anticipate that more than half the units created through the...
Seattle home prices in February jumped 11 percent year-over-year, compared with the 5.4 percent national rate, but price gains are starting to slow.