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Seattle median home prices jump $20,000 in a month to $777,000

With the region's tech boom showing no signs of letting up, and Seattle maintaining it's title of hottest market in the U.S., prices are sure to continue to rise as we move into the warmer months.

If hope springs eternal, we’ve got some bad news for hopeful home buyers before spring even gets here: housing prices in the Seattle region are still soaring, even during typically dark and dreary February.

New numbers from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service this week show that the median price for a home in Seattle jumped to $777,000 last month. That’s up $20,000 from a record that was set in January.

Related: What can $500,000 buy you in the Puget Sound area?

Across Lake Washington on the Eastside, the median price is inching closer to $1 million, with prices now at $950,000.

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