The median price of King County homes sold in February rose 6 percent over the year to $429,900 amid a sharp drop in active listings.
February marked the fourth consecutive month of record-low inventory of houses and condominiums for sale in King County. It’s an indication that the seller’s market — now going strong for three years — is even more difficult for first-time buyers.
King County home prices up 6% from a year ago – Seatte Times
King County homes continue to get less affordable – Seattle PI
City may cap rents on some micro-apartments at $618 a month – Seattle Times
Millennials on the Homeownership Path – NY Times
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