Times: Seattle home prices rise again

Times: Seattle home prices rise again

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Times: Seattle home prices rise again

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by SANJAY BHATT / The Seattle Times

KING5.com

Posted on September 24, 2013 at 9:09 AM

The Seattle market’s home prices leaped 1.9 percent in July over the previous month and 12.5 percent over the past 12 months, according to the closely watched S&P/Case-Shiller 20-city home-price index.

Seattle, Tampa and Washington, D.C., were the only three metro areas that saw monthly price gains accelerate from June to July.

The average price for existing single-family homes in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties, as measured by the Case-Shiller index, was still about 18 percent off the 2007 peak.

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