A comprehensive look at the 2015 real estate market in an exploration of seven key counties of Western Washington: King, Snohomish, Kitsap, Pierce, Jefferson and Island counties, as well as 29 neighborhoods for our current and prospective clients. The report touches on macroeconomic trends, the primary demand drivers influencing our regional real estate market in addition to micro markets that vary greatly from neighborhood to neighborhood.
For this half-yearly waterfront report, we analyzed Waterfront sales throughout the Puget Sound region, comparing Jan 1- June 30 for 2014, 2015, and 2016. The areas covered have been broken down into several regions: Northern Sound, North Seattle, Seattle, Seattle (Central), South Seattle, Eastside, Issaquah/Sammamish, Islands, and South Sound. Waterfront is defined as any homes residing next to: Bank, Bay, Bulkhead, Canal, Creek, Jetty, Lake, Ocean, River, Sound, Strait, or Tideland. We have included both single family residences and condominiums in our statistics.