On April 10, 2008 the Wall Street Journal reported that Equifax, the credit bureau, published a report stating that mortgage delinquencies had risen.  The article states that part of what is driving the increase are falling house prices and ...
Here is the real buzz about the South Puget Sound's Housing Market Status...Prices of homes that have sold March, 2008 compared to one year ago:City/County _____March 2007 ____March 2008 _____%DifferencePierce County _____318,000 ______305,000 __________-4.0Bonney Lake ______316,000 ______308,000...
Seattle/Tacoma Washington Unemployment Rate  The U.S. Department of Labor announced last week that the national job market has lost between 75,000 and 80,000 jobs a month for the last three months. Jobs are critical to the economy anywhere in the country. We have retrieved the Seattle/Tacoma/Bre...

Marc & Carol Whitman

Contact The Author
The purpose of this blog is to keep the public informed about real estate issues and market conditions in the South Puget Sound region, which differ greatly from the national market. We want it to be a resource for those interested in knowing more about the market, the area, what to expect during transactions, buying, selling and more. We welcome questions and comments. You can email Marc at, or Carol at Our office number is (253) 286-4807.