High-end home sales booming as tech execs, foreign buyers shell out millions

As Featured in The Seattle Times

Written by Sanjay Bhatt

Image Courtesy of RSIR

The Seattle Times released an article entitled “High-end home sales booming as tech execs, foreign buyers bid up prices” on January 22, 2016 that cites research provided by Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty(RSIR) indicating that the number of luxury home sales in key Eastside areas increased 15 percent year-over-year. The neighborhoods with the most activity continue to emanate north and south from West Bellevue – the epicenter of the luxury housing market – where the median home prices within the broader market increased by 17.4% overall.