Hats off, once again to Seattle Metropolitan Magazine. Their annual ‘Seattle’s Best Neighborhoods’ article is packed with pics, facts, and chat. Pick up a copy of this for your office lobby!
(Just published May, 2010)
Seattle’s Top Neighborhoods – 15 Best
Individual ‘Must Live’ Neighborhoods, according to Seattle Metropolitan Magazine (photo right, Will Austin):
• Alki • Queen Anne • Green Lake • Madison Park • View Ridge • Normandy Park • Woodinville • Richmond Beach • Capitol Hill • Kirkland • Columbia City • Renton Highlands • Maple Leaf • Ballard • Shoreline
Charts and Maps
Remember, it’s easy to compare neighborhoods, thanks to the charts provided. Also, find yours, either by the MAP, or alphabetically by NAME of the neighborhood(s).
Chart showing 107 Seattle Area ‘Neighborhoods by the Numbers’
Map View (Don’t miss ‘North, South, East’ etc, which includes Snohomish County, or South County neighborhoods like Auburn & Renton. Kitsap / Bainbridge also avail.
List View (Starts with Auburn, ends with Woodinville)
Every neighborhood sorted by categories — including:
– Price change since 2008 (or 2006, if you want a real shake up)
– Home sales (as in number of sales, 2009, within a specific Neighborhood)
– Minutes to Downtown
– Average Walk Score
One of my favorite clients asked me for ‘micro data,’ about ‘every neighborhood in Seattle.’ His Buyer was quite precise, and asked for lots of statistical data before selecting a neighborhood. My Agent friend was delighted when I gave him this report from Seattle Metropolitan Homes.
Good listing and selling to all! See you at RRNetwork coffee this Wednesday, 5/12. We’re excited about meeting Bob Dunn, WordPress Specialist.
– Julie McCullough Hale, Ticor Title & Escrow, RRNetwork.com