During Gov. Inslee’s stay-home order during the coronavirus, an eastward-looking view of Seattle homes with Lake Washington and the Cascade Mountains in the background, April 4, 2020. A drop in inventory is driving up prices and sending homes flying off the market in days. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
An eastward-looking view of Seattle homes with Lake Washington and the Cascade Mountains in the background. A drop in inventory is driving up prices and sending homes flying off the market in days. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
Real Estate

Worst of both worlds for Seattle-area home shoppers: rising prices and not much for sale

A drop in inventory is driving up prices and sending homes flying off the market in days.

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