Real Estate

Tiny Tudor

Property Watch: A Vintage Courtyard Condo Lives Like a Little House

This 527-square-foot one-bedroom home is part of Rosina Court, a collection of brick, Tudor-style homes with 1920s charm.

9:14am By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Rent Report

Seattle Rents Still Climbing for the Sixth Straight Month

How much it costs to rent an apartment in Renton, Bothell, Bellevue, Redmond, Woodinville, and other Seattle-area cities.

08/05/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Won't You Be My Neighhhhbor

Property Watch: A Midcentury Ranch for Modern Horses

This property in the Seattle suburbs has more than 35 acres of pastures and forest, plus a log cabin and plenty of space for horses.

08/03/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Ooh, Fancy!

Property Watch: An Incredibly Ornate Tacoma Abode

The architect behind the Governor's Mansion designed this elaborate house full of custom millwork, formal spaces, and bold finishes. Offered by Windermere.

07/27/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Home Economics

38 Percent of Local Homebuyers Will Go $100,000 Over Budget

A survey from title, mortgage, and real estate firm Orchard shares some shocking stats on Seattle-area homebuyers. Plus, a milestone for median rents.

07/25/2022 By Angela Cabotaje

$1.9 Million Showdown

Price Point: City Craftsman or Woodsy Northwest Contemporary

These four-bedroom homes from Redfin and John L. Scott offer two very different settings for the same price. Are you going for the Eastside or Ravenna?

07/21/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Holy Window Benches

Property Watch: A Playful and Spacious Mount Baker Tudor

This elegant yet joyful home, listed by Compass, is big on square footage, creativity, and wallpaper. Outdoor patios and a pool add to the stately nature.

07/20/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Suburban State of Mind

4 Seattle Suburbs Where Home Prices Grew the Most in June

The Seattle real estate market is finally calming down, but suburbs like Kent, Bellevue, Kirkland, and Woodinville are still seeing steep price growth.

07/14/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Have Home, Will Travel

Property Watch: Lake Union Houseboat You Can Actually Drive

Built by a local family of craftspeople, this cabin-like home sits on a pair of pontoons and is one of only 11 houseboats that can travel around the lake.

07/13/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

State of Real Estate

Top 6 Seattle Neighborhoods Where Home Prices Grew in June

Inflation and worries of a recession may mean a more balanced market, but in Seattle, that year-over-year price growth is still significant.

07/11/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Special Delivery

Property Watch: Shipping Container Cabins in Stevens Pass

Twenty minutes from the Cascades ski area, these two upcycled shipping containers work as a cozy two-bedroom accommodation.

07/06/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

$900K Showdown

Price Point: Central Townhome vs. Quirky Lakefront Cabin

These homes from Redfin and Windermere don't have much in common other than a cool fireplace and a $900k price tag. Which would you choose?

07/01/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Small but Mighty

Property Watch: Vintage Capitol Hill Studio Maximizes Its Tiny Space

Picture-perfect features, carefully planned storage, and a shelf-lined sleeping nook defy its sub-500 square feet. Offered by Windermere.

06/29/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Home Economics

Is the Suburban Boom Bad for the Environment?

More Seattle renters sought space out in the suburbs during the pandemic, but a recent Apartment List report shows that's led to more carbon emissions.

06/28/2022 By Angela Cabotaje

Forest Life

Property Watch: Midcentury Design Meets Nature in Olympia

This Robert M. Jones house offered by Windermere has almost seven acres of natural resources along the Eld Inlet.

06/22/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Reach For the Sky Haus

Property Watch: An Adorable A-Frame of Instagram Fame

Windermere offers this Instagram-famous cabin along the Skykomish River with a light-filled loft, a wall of windows, and a massive online following.

06/15/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Suburban State of Mind

7 Seattle Suburbs Where Home Prices Grew the Most in May

The real estate market may be showing signs of cooling, but Bellevue, Kirkland, and Woodinville still showed impressive year-over-year price growth.

06/14/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

State of Real Estate

Seattle Home Prices Went Up Again—but Is Relief in Sight?

Real estate in Seattle is still more expensive than it was last year, but is a market cooldown finally in sight?

06/08/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

WINDOW BENCH ALERT

Property Watch: A Spacious 1905 Home With a Cozy Attic Apartment

Offered by Compass, this historic Foursquare just blocks from Volunteer Park is full of period craftsmanship, opulent updates, and flexible spaces.

06/01/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Third and Luxury

The Modern Apartment Building Is Ridiculous

The former WeWork development has 216 units, with a two-bedroom apartment starting at $6,900 per month.

05/31/2022 By Angela Cabotaje