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.
Seattle home prices dipped 3.2% from last year in September, for a median of $750,000. Across King County, prices remained nearly flat at $660,000, a 1.2% decrease from this time last year and down 6% from the seasonal peak in May.