There’s been a large increase this year in Chinese buyers looking for property in the Seattle area, and a new tax on foreign buyers in Vancouver, B.C., is expected to amplify the trend.
Read the latest news about residential and commercial real estate in the Seattle area and Pacific Northwest. Topics include home sales and prices; rent and mortgage rates; apartment, condo and single-family housing markets; development, skyscrapers, construction and office space; and affordable housing issues. Some of the players in the marketplace include Vulcan, Zillow, Redfin and Case-Shiller.
The transaction comes just months after the Seattle City Council voted down a key aspect of the proposed NBA arena, dealing the project a major...
Many of the city’s new skyscrapers are concentrated in a neighborhood of squishy land reclaimed from the bay, and one tower occupied in 2009 has...
2016 Architecture Issue: In Seattle, people buy homes for the views. But what happens when those views go away?