The NWMLS recently released this great video that summarizes the 2017 Housing Market in the Puget Sound region. I invite you to watch this 1+ minute video!
The days are longer, the nights are warmer, and the home-buying season is officially in full swing! Last year, "Prices in Poulsbo were more volatile than those in Kitsap County generally," according to The 2016/2017 Market Trends Report.
Recent headlines appearing in publications across the U.S. have been calling to the rising prices of real estate, the rates at which the housing market is finally bouncing back after the recession, and steady mortgage rates continuing into the home-buying season. So, if someone asked me if now was the time to invest in real estate? I would have to answer with a resounding “yes!” And Forbes agrees. In a recent feature, the company made a list of the best places to invest in housing in 2017.
A record year for Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty and Seattle real estate in general. The recent 2016/2017 Market Report | Year End & Trends publication highlights the championing counties and neighborhoods from the previous calendar year. A brief glance at this report and you can see that our entire Western Washington region has seen an increase in home values.