Home & Real Estate

Beach Club Bonus

Property Watch: History Hunting in Lake Forest Park

One of the community's "first eight" houses hits the market for the first time in 65 years.

02/08/2023 By Haley Shapley

Rent Report

Seattle Rents Fell in January—the Fifth Month in a Row

But those elsewhere in the region didn't have as much good news to celebrate as rents rose in nearly all Puget Sound cities.

02/06/2023 By Seattle Met Staff

'80s Splendor

Property Watch: Waterfront Drama on Mercer Island

This waterfront offering from Compass has Lake Washington views from nearly every room.

02/01/2023 By Haley Shapley

High Class

Property Watch: A Vintage NYC-Style Condo in First Hill

Go East Coast old school with this Park Avenue–inspired condo offered by Coldwell Banker Bain.

01/25/2023 By Haley Shapley

Habitat

Move Over, Neutral Midcentury Remodels

This Edmonds, Washington, home remodel by the Residency Bureau favors livably bold colors, like bright kitchen cabinets, over the era's typical neutrals.

01/20/2023 By Zoe Sayler

Curves for Days

Property Watch: A Modernist Dream in View Ridge

The views just keep going in this iconic three-bedroom home that was ahead of its time in 1980—and still stands the test of time today in Seattle.

01/18/2023 By Haley Shapley

Suburban State of Mind

The Eastside Is December's Real Estate Market Loser

Seattle had surprising real estate growth while the rest of King County tanked. What does that spell for Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland, and others in 2023?

01/17/2023 By Seattle Met Staff

State of Real Estate

Seattle Ends 2022 With Surprising Real Estate Price Growth

The up-and-down real estate market ended on a high with a majority of neighborhoods experiencing year-over-year gains. Of course, there were losers too.

01/11/2023 By Seattle Met Staff

Rent Report

Seattle Rents Decline for Fourth Month in a Row

The latest data from Apartment List shows four months of declines in Seattle proper. The rest of the area, however, is a different story.

01/04/2023 By Seattle Met Staff

Best of Eye Candy

Our Top 10 Property Watches of 2022

Notable houseboats, an Instagram-famous ski cabin, Russell Wilson’s house, and the most expensive listing in the region’s history.

12/29/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Year in Review

Recapping Seattle's Wild Real Estate Market in 2022

The housing market saw historic lows in inventory, the Great Reversion came calling, and rents kept rising.

12/28/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Itty Bitty Boat Life

Property Watch: A Cute and Classic Houseboat in Eastlake

This adorable 560-square-foot, two-bedroom home on the water has only had one owner.

12/15/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Suburban State of Mind

Real Estate Market in Seattle Suburbs Finally Slows

Year-over-year price growth dropped noticeably on the Eastside, where the median sale price easily tops $1 million.

12/13/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

State of Real Estate

Home Prices Went Up in Seattle—except in This One Neighborhood

November's data from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service shows robust price growth despite a turbulent real estate and housing market.

12/09/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

A is for Adorable

Property Watch: A Pretty Cedar A-Frame near Mount Baker

This cute-as-a-button cabin, constructed from old-growth cedar and offered by Keller Williams, has all the comforts of home in a little rustic package.

12/07/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Rent Report

Good News for Apartment Dwellers—Seattle Rents Keep Falling

That's good news for apartment dwellers in the Seattle housing market, where the median cost to rent a one-bedroom apartment was $1,589.

12/05/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

So Many Turrets

Property Watch: A Storybook-Perfect Anhalt Condo in Capitol Hill

Climb up a turret to reach this adorable yet roomy vintage condo designed by Frederick Anhalt and offered by Realogics Sotheby's International Realty.

11/30/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Down by the Sea

Property Watch: A Beachfront Cabin on Quiet Vashon

This idyllic little home from Windermere is just a few steps from the water—and has zero passing car traffic to dull the ocean vibes.

11/23/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Enclaves

Old Seattle Lives at the Georgetown Trailer Park Mall

Vintage Airstreams in a dusty parking lot bottle the city's creative eccentricities.

11/21/2022 By Zoe Sayler

From the Forest

Property Watch: A Japanese-Inspired Home in Broadview

This three-bedroom house from Windermere in North Seattle blends perfectly with the natural world around it—and has a unique, tranquil suite at the top.

11/16/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd