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August 17, 2015

Washington state housing market stays strong in second quarter of 2015

A house for sale.

Washington state’s housing market remained strong in the second quarter of 2015 with home sale prices, home sales and new building permits up compared to one year ago, according to the UW’s Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies.


May 12, 2015

Housing market strong, affordability issues linger in first quarter of 2015

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Washington state’s housing market was strong in the first quarter of 2015, according to the UW’s Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies.


February 11, 2014

Washington housing market uneven in fourth quarter 2013

A home with a for-sale sign in front.

Washington state’s housing market softened in the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to the quarter before, but remained stronger than a year ago, according to the UW’s Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies.


November 6, 2013

Washington home sales surged, affordability declined in third quarter

A home with a for-sale sign in front.

Washington state’s housing market continued to strengthen in the July-September quarter, registering the fifth consecutive quarterly improvement in home sales activity, according to the UW’s Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies.


August 7, 2013

Washington’s housing market strengthens in second quarter of 2013

Statewide home sales, affordability up in fourth quarter of 2015

Washington state’s housing market continued to advance in the April-June quarter, with four consecutive monthly improvements in home sales activity.