Everybody loves Seattle! This study just proves how popular our city is… “residents want to stay, outsiders want in.” It’s the perfect place to live with the amazing scenery and a strong economy!
Originally posted on Windermere Eastside
Seattle-based Zillow recently analyzed searches on their website and compared the location of its users with the cities in which they are searching. They used this information to create a chart of the most desirable cities based on their popularity with outsiders and current residents.
Unsurprisingly, Seattle ranked high in the category “Residents Want To Stay, Outsiders Want In” with about 70 percent of current residents continuing to search here.
What does this mean for the Eastside?
It isn’t just our breathtaking scenery and active lifestyles making the Seattle area’s population grow by nearly 1,000 residents per week over the last several years. Our strong economy and plentiful technology jobs are enticing newcomers. Some areas on the Eastside even have higher home prices and carry some pretty stiff competition.
If you are ready to buy or sell your home, make sure you get in touch with a Windermere Real Estate broker on the Eastside [like me;)]. Our expertise can help you purchase your dream home, or sell your current home at top dollar.