Silicon Refugees To Blame & More Cottages Needed

A very different kind of refugee crisis may drive Seattle home prices even higher in 2016. Zillow senior economist Aaron Terraza anticipates an influx of “Silicon refugees,” that is, tech workers relocating to Seattle because of the high cost of living in the Bay Area.

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