MLS # 1309358. Private Bridle Trails home at end of quiet cul-de-sac features 2,190 sqft, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, formal living and dining rooms. Cooks kitchen, opening to family room, has granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, 6 burner range top, and pantry area. Other features include radiant heat in remodeled upstairs bathrooms, oak floors, gas fireplace, deck, 2,400 bottle plus regulated wine cellar, air conditioner and heat pump, 2-car garage, tankless hot water, new windows, and incredible landscaped yard. Near I-405, Microsoft, Google, parks, and Lake Washington schools.
MLS# 585184. Incredible Maple Leaf location. This private 1,560 sqft home sits back off the street with a desirable large front yard. The home features 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, hardwood floors, and is heated by a ductless heat pump. Also featured is a wood stove, and an eating area off the kitchen. You will enjoy the open dining and living room area. Upstairs has vaulted ceilings and plenty of storage. Located near the amazing Maple Leaf Playground, Green Lake, and UW campus, with easy access to I-5.
Location, quality, views, and a greenbelt are all special features of this luxury 2,410 sqft, 4 bedroom, 3.25 bathroom home. Built with high-end materials featuring granite slab countertops, slate backsplash, Brazilian cherry floors, SS appliances, gas fireplace, master has a 5 piece bath, walk-in closet and heated floors. Impressive views, private deck off family room, fenced backyard that backs to a peaceful greenbelt. Low HOA dues. Conveniently located near Kirkland, Redmond & Woodinville.
Stunning remodel in Lake Hills Bellevue. This home features 4 bedrooms, 2,020 sqft, 1.75 baths, office, living room & bonus room. Ready for these new features; roof, Milgard double pane windows, exterior & interior paint, kitchen cabinets, SS appliances, granite slab countertops, remodeled bathrooms, furnace, hot water tank, doors, carpet, molding, fixtures & refinished oak hardwood floors. Large backyard & entertaining sized patio. Conveniently located to Bellevue, Microsoft, I-90 & I-405.
This information looks at the Active Listings versus Pending Sales for residential home for the week leading up to February 10th, 2013. This data shows the city and price range of the homes that have gone under contract in the last seven days compared to the active listings. North Seattle had the largest percent of homes go under contract with 33% for the week. Last year in North Seattle, that percentage was 12%. There were 343 homes listed last year compared to last week with 184 homes. Kirkland had 24% of the homes go under contract last week and last year at this time it was only 11%. In Kirkland, the active listings are currently at 125 and last year there were 209. It is amazing what a year can do. Inventory is down and the Buyers are out. The chart below has more detailed information about each area and price range.
This chart looks at the active listings and pending sales for the date from 10/15/12 to 10/21/12. The pending sales (under contract) are for the previous seven days. This shows where the market is hot and who can have an advantage in the market by location and price point, essentially where the fish are biting in real estate.
If you have “Bellevue” in your address, your area had the highest percentage of homes go under contract for the week at 17%. Normally that title goes to North Seattle. Notice in Bellevue the price range from $250,000 to $349,999. There were five homes in each price range at the start of the week and by the end of the week, four of them were under contract with only one still Active. If you are a seller in that price range, the fish are biting. Buyers, you have competition in that price range in Bellevue.
Here is a look at the weekly ratios ending on July 22, 2012 for residential homes in five areas. This information looks at what has gone Pending (under contact) over the last seven days. Of the five areas that I track, North Seattle had the highest percentage of homes go under contract with 21%. In Redmond, only 8% of homes went under contract. The hot price ranges for Sellers are in the red and yellow boxes below. You can see that in Kirkland, there are currently two homes active in the price range of $250,000 to $299,999 with 5 homes going under contract last week. You can look at your competition by price range and by your area to help you make an educated decision about listing your home or coming up with a strategy to buy a place. How does your area look?
Here is a good video that looks at the real estate inventory levels in King County Washington over the last five years. Inventory is down and pending homes sales are still strong. Enjoy the video.
North Seattle had the highest amount of homes go under contract last week with 18% going pending of the five areas that I track for my blog. Bellevue had at least one home go under contract in each price range, even in the higher price ranges. The Red areas are considered Sellers markets. What does you area look like?
The market has been changing daily. There are several price ranges that have been receiving multiple offers and even some offers with escalation clauses. The market in general is picking up but it all depends on the area and price range. Take a look at the chart below to see the areas in red and yellow that shows a Sellers market and Balanced market for the week of May 7th to May 13th 2012.