Stories tagged: real estate
Sat., April 27, 2019
If history teaches us anything, says Rob Higgins, executive officer of the Spokane Association Realtors, it’s that opportunity shouldn’t be spurned.
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 11:20 p.m.
Demand is up, supply is down, Spokane is a seller’s market and the time’s right for homeowners who want to sell. That may inspire some to hitch up their shirtsleeves …
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 7:14 p.m.
Many Spokane-area homes are opening doors for visitors Saturday and Sunday for the ninth annual Spokane Realtors Open House Weekend.
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 2:43 p.m.
The Falls project on the north bank of the Spokane River will have three towers, according to plans filed with the city’s Design Review Board.
Mon., April 22, 2019, 2:46 p.m.
Sales of existing U.S. homes fell in March after a huge gain the previous month, held back partly by a sharp slowdown among the most expensive properties.
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 10:22 a.m.
While home prices in Spokane County were on the upswing in March, sales dropped dramatically compared to last year.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 4:06 p.m.
More and more Spokane businesses and organizations are finding ways to incorporate the visual platform into their marketing strategies.
Thu., March 28, 2019, 7:24 p.m.
Fewer Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in February after a big gain the previous month.
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 9:49 p.m.
The sale isn’t expected to be final until April, and the sale price was not disclosed. The 192,000-square-foot building, which is assessed at $21 million, is owned by Inland Northwest …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 7:38 p.m.
Spokane again has made a national ranking – this time as a top place to live for its affordability, job opportunities and recreational options.
Sun., March 10, 2019, 5 a.m.
Officials in Airway Heights and Cheney are considering if they should push to expand their urban-growth boundaries.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 1:51 p.m.
The Renaissance at Coeur d’Alene, an assisted-living facility, has completed an expansion.
Sun., March 3, 2019
The big fundraiser at our parish raffle every year was a new car “donated” by a local dealer. The pastor said the winner usually decided to take the cash alternative …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 5 a.m.
Pullman Airbnb operator claims city short-term rental codes – or lack thereof – forced her to cancel $35K in reservations
When Pullman resident Tami Grady purchased a home last year, she thought it would be a good option to transform it into a short-term rental that provides lodging for travelers …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
King County’s cooling housing market has turned downright chilly as prices have dropped to their lowest point in two years – with the median home now selling for $116,000 less …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week to a 10-month low, spurring on potential homebuyers for the upcoming season.
Sun., Feb. 3, 2019
The CEOs of the Seattle metro’s largest businesses – from Amazon and Boeing to Starbucks and Nordstrom – are pushing for more housing for middle-income workers at a time when …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
Zillow’s estimate of a home’s value, called the Zestimate, can be powerful: Some homeowners track them like a stock, and when it gets to a certain point, they may decide …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 6:10 a.m.
Spokane Valley residents seek zoning changes to limit development of duplexes, apartments and town homes in residential neighborhoods
A proposal by a group of Spokane Valley residents to tighten city regulations and limit the number of duplexes, town homes and cottages is gaining momentum and could be heard …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
Gonzaga University recently announced it would lease land to a developer to build a 17-story apartment tower in downtown Seattle. But don’t expect the Jesuit school to expand its footprint …
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 4 a.m.
The $2.9 million project on the southwest corner of the intersection will also have a 4,300-square-foot convenience store.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 12:21 p.m.
The project – Lyons Business Park – calls for construction of three buildings on more than 4 acres at 6510 N. Lidgerwood Ave., according to plans filed with the city.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019
For real estate investor Tom Andersen, the Tapa Business Park in Spokane Valley is described as a “field of dreams” project.
Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Avista’s proposed sale to a Canadian utility and Amazon’s fulfillment center in the West Plains dominated local business news in 2018.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
WeWork Cos. is increasingly stepping on the turf of landlords and real estate brokers – and the industry is starting to push back.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
The Bank of America Financial Center – the tallest building in downtown Spokane – has been sold to Canada-based Redstone Group, which marks the commercial real estate company’s first investment …
Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, noon
After earning a degree in integrated energy management from Central Washington University in June, McLean, 24, landed a job in her field back home in Seattle. She began looking for …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Spokane County home prices leveled off during November, while the number of homes sold during the month dipped slightly.
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018
It was just this spring when Greater Seattle led the nation in home-price increases. Now, prices here are falling faster than anywhere.
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018
John B. Blalock, born 1856 in Sevier County, Tennessee, was one of Spokane Falls’ early settlers, arriving in 1879, after stops in Oregon and Walla Walla.