According to the S&P Case Schiller 20 City Index, Seattle home prices rose faster than the national average in August, 2015. The Seattle average increase .7% compared to the national average of just .1% across 20 major cities in the US and .4% nationally. The major Puget Sound counties of King, Snohomish and Pierce all experienced larger increases than all but three cities on the list. [Read more…] about Regardless of Talks, Seattle is a Hot Real Estate Market
How Much Does it Cost to Live Near Amazon, Microsoft and Boeing in Seattle?
The Puget Sound region is exploding with new businesses, company relocations and the housing market. Capitol Hill has been one of the most popular areas to rent an apartment with an average price of around $1500 per month. However, those that are moving towards the region’s top employers such as Microsoft could be looking at upwards of nearly $1700 a month just for rent. Rent near other major employer such as Boeing could run roughly $1200 a month depending on whether the apartment is near the Renton plant or the Everett plant. [Read more…] about The Cost of Living Near Top Seattle Companies