Home & Real Estate

Songmillions

Property Watch: Kenny G's Former Estate Listed for a Record-Breaking $85 Million

The Hunts Point mansion, offered by Windermere, is the most expensive home listed for sale with the Northwest Multiple Listing Service.

05/04/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Rent Report

Rents in Seattle Were Up 16 Percent from This Time Last Year

From Seattle to Bellevue to Woodinville, rents were way up compared to May of 2021, as the price to buy a home increases as well.

05/03/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Home Economics

Can Millennials Afford to Buy a Home in Seattle?

The latest Seattle-area real estate news includes a report on millennial homeownership, easing of home-buying competition, and the local launch of Orchard.

04/29/2022 By Angela Cabotaje

Bar None

Property Watch: A Mercer Island Midcentury Embraces Vintage

This three-bedroom house for sale by Windermere is full of original vintage delights—and a bonus salvaged bar. Find it in the Mercerwood community.

04/27/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Chichicabana

Property Watch: A Sweeping Island Estate Near Anacortes

This in-progress property has major second home or vacation home potential, with a pool, waterfront, and a two-story cabana.

04/21/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Career Moves

Tyler Lockett Takes On Real Estate

The Seattle Seahawks wide receiver spent this off-season facing trade rumors, passing his real estate licensing exam, and listing his first home.

04/19/2022 By Angela Cabotaje

$1.3 Million Showdown

Price Point: Bellevue Midcentury vs. Shoreline Craftsman

These $1.3 million homes are for sale from Redfin and Windermere. Would you rather have a historic Eastside midcentury or an updated Craftsman?

04/18/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Paging Robin Leach

Property Watch: Russell Wilson and Ciara's Home Has an Incredible Treehouse

The former Seahawks quarterback and singer just listed their mansion, and it has a treehouse and a walk-in closet with its own balcony.

04/13/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Feature

Let This Be the Last Time

When the So You Want to Talk About Race author designed her new home, she made sure to fill it with memories and meaning right from the start.

04/13/2022 By Allecia Vermillion Photography by Ellie Lillstrom

Suburban State of Mind

6 Seattle Suburbs with the Highest Price Growth in March

The year-over-year median sale prices were up yet again, and the Eastside dominance in Bellevue, Kirkland, and Mercer Island continues.

04/12/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

State of Real Estate

March Home Prices Were Way Up in These 6 Seattle Enclaves

The state of real estate continues to be bonkers in Seattle, where one enclave had a year-over-year price growth of nearly 30 percent.

04/11/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

The View From the Top

Property Watch: A Governor's Home with Views on Every Floor

Political and architectural prestige follow this opulent home for sale by Windermere with views on every floor.

04/06/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Rent Report

Seattle-Area Rents Were Up 15 Percent or More in March

The cost to rent an apartment continues to go up year over year, especially in Eastside cities like Bellevue, Redmond, Woodinville, and Kirkland.

04/05/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

OLD FLAME

Light Up Your Life with These Local Candles

Seattle Candle Company, Cancelled Plans, Noir Lux Candle Co., and other great-smelling, gift-worthy candles with local ties.

04/04/2022 By Zoe Sayler

Frinkin Cool

Property Watch: Frink Mansion, the House with 3 Sunrooms

Three fireplaces and three sunrooms make this 1905 home especially grand when it comes to Seattle real estate listings.

03/30/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Time for Teamwork

Property Watch: A West Seattle Condo That Comes with Community

This cute condo in Delridge comes with shared resources like gardens, play areas, even a pizza oven.

03/24/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Salty in Seattle

The Broncos Got Russell Wilson, But We Get to Keep the House

The couple originally purchased the 10,740 square foot waterfront house for $6.7 million in 2015 and are selling it for $36 million in 2022.

03/21/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

Living On the Hedge

Property Watch: Box Gardens and Spanish Style in Broadmoor

There's a golf course nearby, but opulent gardens and formal spaces make this Broadmoor home in Seattle a stunner.

03/16/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd

Rent Report

These 6 Seattle-Area Cities Had the Highest Rents in February

The median cost of apartments for rent in Seattle got more expensive in February 2022 compared to the same month last year.

03/15/2022 By Seattle Met Staff

$400K Showdown

Price Point: Central Luxury Studio vs. Quiet One-Bedroom Condo

Comparing two $400,000 homes for sale in Seattle: one in Lower Queen Anne and one in Chinatown–International District.

03/14/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd