Best July Ever, Condo Flipping & Grand Bargains

The Puget Sound region’s housing market is still booming and last month recorded its best-ever July, according to a new report that the Northwest Multiple Listing Service issued Thursday.

A severe inventory shortage has resulted in an unbalanced market, but now more houses and condos are being put up for sale.

It was the best July in history for the region’s housing market – PSBJ

Owners flip new Seattle condos for big profit before they even open – Seattle Times

Despite tweaks big developers still on board with Seattle’s ‘grand bargain’ — for now  – PSBJ

How to pay off a 30-year mortgage in 15 years – Seattle Times

A primer on Seattle’s new first-come, first-served renters law – Seattle Times