Which part of Seattle is best to live?
- Ballard & Fremont.
- Capitol Hill.
- Wallingford & Greenlake.
- North Queen Anne.
- West Seattle.
- Beacon Hill.
- Madrona & Leschi. Perfect for young professionals looking to be close to downtown and experience a relaxed, chill area.
- Montlake. Perfect for young professionals looking for a relaxed area with great walkability and schools.
Is the housing market cooling off in Seattle?
Seattle’s housing market is cooling off faster than any other city in the country with home prices selling for around 2% less in Aug. than July, according to Redfin. SEATTLE — For the first time in nearly a decade, Seattle’s housing market is in flux.
Why are housing prices so high in Seattle?
Right now, King County’s average home price is $857,498. That’s 20.2% higher than where prices were the same month in 2021. Demand for housing in Seattle continues to be driven by an increase in millennial buyers entering the market, as well as the tech jobs in the city that draw in interested buyers.