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Whether you're planning to buy or sell real estate knowing the market is one of the most important parts of the process.  Buyers typical want the most house for the least amount of money and sellers want the best price in the least amount of time.  Stay informed with all the latest market statistics with our market reports.  Most of are real estate market reports are pulled from the local multiple listing service (MLS) so you know you're seeing the latest data that pertains to your local real estate market.

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 KIRKLAND, Washington (April 5, 2019) – Both pending sales and new listing activity around Western Washington surged during March as buyers, sellers, and brokers emerged from February’s record snowfall. 

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Brokers added 10,516 new listings of single family homes and condos to the Northwest Multiple Listing Service inventory last month, the highest monthly volume since August 2018. Compared to the same month a year ago, new listings across the 23 counties in the report were down slightly (79 fewer units). 

MLS members also reported 10,261 pending sales during the same timeframe, the highest number of mutually accepted offers since July, and nearly matching the year-ago total of 10,311. 

“After the housing adjustment in 2018, this year’s

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Below is the 2018 annual report on the Lewis County housing market.  This detailed real estate market report covers the entire year and breaks down the real estate activity for both residential and condominium sales for all areas including Ryderwood, Ariel, Carrolls, Castle Rock, Cougar, Kalama, Kelso, Longview, Silverlake, Toutle, and Woodland.

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Below is the 2018 annual report on the Lewis County housing market.  This detailed real estate market report covers the entire year and breaks down the real estate activity for both residential and condominium sales for all areas including Amboy, Battle Ground, Brush Prairie, Camas, La Center, Ridgefield, Washougal, Woodland, Yacolt, and Vancouver.

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Below is the 2018 annual report on the Lewis County housing market.  This detailed real estate market report covers the entire year and breaks down the real estate activity for both residential and condominium sales for all areas including Glenoma, Mineral, Morton, Packwood, Randle, Centralia, Chehalis, Cinebar, Curtis, Ethel, Mossyrock, Onalaska, Pe Ell, Salkum, Silver Creek, Toledo, Vader, and Winlock.

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The 2018 annual housing report from the Northwest MLS is below.  This report covers Adams, Chelan, Clark, Cowlitz, Douglas, Ferry, Grant, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Kittitas, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Okanogan, Pacific, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, Thurston, Wahkiakum, and Whatcom counties in the State of Washington.  The 2018 Annual Report on the Northwest MLS Housing Market provides an overview of the real estate market for the entire year for both residential and condominium real estate sales.

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KIRKLAND, Washington (March 6, 2019) – Seattle’s snowiest month in 50 years had an obvious chilling effect on February’s housing activity, agreed officials with Northwest Multiple Listing Service. Statistics for last month show pending sales dropped nearly 14 percent compared to the same month a year ago.

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“The winter weather brought the market to a halt,” stated John Deely, principal managing broker at Coldwell Banker Bain. He said last month’s series of snowstorms and frigid temperatures had a negative impact on the typical momentum that builds at the beginning of the year.

“Showing activity dropped more than 41 percent the week of the heaviest snow, and weekend keybox activity was down 80 percent,” Deely reported. “The end of the month picked

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KIRKLAND, Washington (February 7, 2019) - Homebuyers around Washington state are making their way back to the market, hoping to take advantage of improving inventory, attractive interest rates, and more approachable sellers, according to officials with Northwest Multiple Listing Service.

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Northwest MLS statistics for January show year-over-year improvement in the volume of new listings and total inventory, along with moderating selling prices. Although fewer pending sales (mutually accepted offers) were reported than a year ago (down about 3.3 percent), January was the smallest year-over-year decline since May 2018 when the drop was about 2.7 percent.

Commenting on the MLS statistics summarizing last month's activity, broker Gary O'Leyar said

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KIRKLAND, Washington. (Jan. 17, 2019) - Members of Northwest Multiple Listing Service reported 92,555 closed sales during 2018, fewer than the previous year, but the dollar volumes surpassed 2017 by nearly $688 million for a small gain of 1.4 percent.

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Measured by dollars, last year's sales of single family homes and condominiums were valued at almost $47.2 billion across the 23 counties served by the member-owned Northwest MLS.

The sales activity reflects the work of more than approximately 31,700 brokers in more than 2,300 member offices.

Of last year's 92,555 completed sales, 80,232 were single family homes (86.7 percent of the total) and 12,323 were condos (13.3 percent). About 12 percent of these sales were newly built residences.

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KIRKLAND, Washington (January 7, 2019) - December brought few surprises for real estate brokers in Western Washington with holidays, fluctuating interest rates, and volatility in consumer confidence contributing to slower activity. Several leaders from Northwest Multiple Listing Service described 2018 as a transition year for residential real estate.

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New data from the MLS show inventory in its 23-county market area dipped below two months of supply for the first time since July. A year-over-year comparison of the number of new listings, pending sales, and closed sales show drops overall, while prices rose from the same month a year ago.

Member-brokers added 3,631 new listings of single family homes and condominiums during December (10.4 percent

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KIRKLAND, Washington (December 6, 2018) - With more plentiful inventory, recently announced increases in lending limits, and moderating prices, prospective home buyers are finding more options around Western Washington, according to industry experts from Northwest Multiple Listing Service.

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"Moderating interest rates over the past few weeks could provide a window of opportunity for buyers this month, even if the Fed is widely expected to raise them again in December," said Mike Grady, president and COO of Coldwell Banker Bain.

"We are continuing to see a balancing of the market," Grady stated, citing moderating prices and increasing inventory as contributing factors in comments about the latest figures from Northwest Multiple Listing Service.

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