Metrostudy covers ten counties in the Seattle/Portland region, including King, Kitsap, Pierce, Skagit, Snohomish, Thurston, Clackamas, Clark, Multnomah, and Washington Counties. Our research team tracks activity on more than 40,000 active lots and 2,000 proposed projects every 90 days to provide you with valuable information on future and active lot supplies, single family and condominium construction activity and housing inventory levels. Metrostudy also provides builder floor plan pricing and weekly deed data for active projects within the region.

Seattle News

Pacific NW RD Todd Britsch Speaks at BIA Clark County Event

Regional Director for the Pacific Northwest, Todd Britsch, presented at the Building Industry Association of Clark County, WA last week, providing a market forecast with local insights. Todd spoke about the inverted yield curve of the 2, 3 and 5 year T Bills that started in mid-December, explaining that when they invert it increases the possibility on the 2 …

SEATTLE HOUSING 2Q18: Rising Prices and Dwindling Lot Supply Push Growth Down

Single family home sales are down 7% YoY, while the multifamily market is down 3% since 2Q17 Growth is concentrated in Pierce county, which is the most affordable compared to King, Snohomish. 57% of the starts and 62% of the closings in Pierce County were priced between $250,000 and $450,000 compared to only 2% in …

SEATTLE HOUSING 3Q17: It’s Officially the New Peak of the Market. Again.

Lack of inventory continues to be an issue especially affordable inventory. The spread in price from new construction to resale is now over 36%, and the price differential has pushed the new construction buyers down from almost 20% to 12% of the market. In almost every submarket throughout the Puget Sound we have hit the …