December 3, 2021 — Renton real estate market at a glance:

  • 57 houses, 14 condos and 28 parcels are for sale in Renton today.
  • $700,000 is the median asking price for a single family home for sale.
  • 1,890 SQFT is the median size of a single family home for sale.
  • $370/SQFT is the median asking price per square foot for a single family home for sale.
  • 5 new homes in Renton are for sale today.
  • There are 0.31 months of residential housing supply. This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
    Calculation: 71 houses and condos for sale divided by 227.5 sales per month which is the trailing six month average.

Homes for Sale in Renton, WA

All (57)
$1,500,000 House Listed Today!
  • 3 br 1 bath 4,050 SQFT (1,610 SQFT Fin.) Built 1991
  • 19525 108th Ave SE Renton WA 98055
  • Investment opportunity! Great value-add located on high visibility corner lot! Renovate existin...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1869265. Ross Hubbard, The Paragon Group
$819,990 House Listed Today!
  • 4 br 3.5 bath 2,696 SQFT Built 2021
  • 19105 123rd Ave SE (Lot 12) Renton WA 98058
    Builder: Summit Homes of WA
  • Summit Homes presents Lot 12 at Canyon Terraces. This is the final opportunity to own one of th...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1868431. Randy D. Ginn, Windermere Real Estate/East
$825,000 House Listed Today!
  • 4 br 2.5 bath 2,690 SQFT Built 1992
  • 18716 139th Way SE Renton WA 98058
  • A wonderful opportunity to acquire¬†this Murray Franklin resale in Windham Ridge! The main floo...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1869586. Scott Bautista, eXp Realty
$829,990 House Listed Today!
  • 3 br 3 bath 2,748 SQFT Built 2021
  • 18925 123rd Ave SE (Lot 23) Renton WA 98058
    Builder: Summit Homes of WA
  • Summit Homes presents Lot 23 at Canyon Terraces. This is the final opportunity to own one of th...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1868441. Randy D. Ginn, Windermere Real Estate/East
  • 2 br 1.5 bath 1,008 SQFT Built 1979
  • 2607 NE 4th St Unit 217 Renton WA 98056
  • This move in ready 2 bed 1.5 bath condo in Renton Highlands features an inviting entry, welcomi...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1867272. Jerry Howard, John L. Scott, Inc
  • 2 br 1 bath 766 SQFT Built 1990
  • 975 Aberdeen Ave NE Unit E405 Renton WA 98056
  • Welcome to Renton Ridge Condominiums! Great location, great size, No Rental Cap! Easy access to...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1868659. Starlene Ward, RE/MAX Integrity
  • 3 br 2.5 bath 1,582 SQFT Built 2003
  • 2901 SE 10th St Unit 1004 Renton WA 98058
  • Welcome Home to the coveted, private, and gated community of Shadow Hawk. This well-maintained...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1868985. Jason R Gibbons, COMPASS
$398,000 Condo Listed Yesterday!
  • 2 br 1 bath 630 SQFT Built 1950
  • 718 N 5th St Renton WA 98057
  • Absolutely charming rambler in the heart of Downtown Renton! Beautifully maintained, corner-lo...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1866449. Thai Nguyen, COMPASS
$819,990 House Listed Today!
  • 4 br 3.5 bath 2,696 SQFT Built 2021
  • 19105 123rd Ave SE (Lot 12) Renton WA 98058
    Builder: Summit Homes of WA
  • Summit Homes presents Lot 12 at Canyon Terraces. This is the final opportunity to own one of th...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1868431. Randy D. Ginn, Windermere Real Estate/East
$829,990 House Listed Today!
  • 3 br 3 bath 2,748 SQFT Built 2021
  • 18925 123rd Ave SE (Lot 23) Renton WA 98058
    Builder: Summit Homes of WA
  • Summit Homes presents Lot 23 at Canyon Terraces. This is the final opportunity to own one of th...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1868441. Randy D. Ginn, Windermere Real Estate/East
$869,990 House Listed Today!
  • 5 br 3.5 bath 3,067 SQFT Built 2021
  • 19107 124th Ave SE (Lot 1) Renton WA 98058
    Builder: Summit Homes of WA
  • Summit Homes presents Lot 1 at Canyon Terraces. This is the final opportunity to own one of the...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1868427. Randy D. Ginn, Windermere Real Estate/East
$2,349,000 House For Sale 2 days
  • 4 br 4.25 bath 4,006 SQFT Built 2021
  • 2311 NE 27th Street Renton WA 98056
    Builder: AMC
  • Stunning new construction in the highly sought after Kennydale neighborhood. At just over 4000...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1866420. Andrew Wenzl, Windermere Real Estate/East
Today's Market at a Glance
December 3, 2021
Active
57 Houses 14 Condos 28 Parcels
For Sale Stats
$700,000
1,890 sqft
$370/sqft
Median values from the 57 single family homes for sale in Renton WA.
Closing Stats
$725,000
2,100 sqft
$345/sqft
Median values for the 1,119 single family Renton homes closed in the last 6 months.
Plus
5
New Homes
7% of the residential market
0.31
Months of Supply
This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
  • Homes closed November 2021: 187 10 from November 2020 (170).
  • $725,000 was the median sale price of single family houses closed in the last 6 months.
  • 2,100 SQFT was the median size of single family houses closed in the last 6 months.
  • $345/SQFT was the median price per square foot for single family homes closed in the last 6 months.
    Closed house price and size is computed by median 1,119 single family Renton homes closed in the last six months.
  • 190 residential closings have occurred in the last thirty days.
    Houses (155) · Condos (35)

Guide to Renton Washington

While Renton is best known as the location of large Boeing factory and Jimi Hendrix's gravesite, the city just south of Seattle has so much more to offer and is a coveted area with many homes for sale. Within driving distance of downtown Seattle and some of western Washington's best hiking trails and mountains, Renton is a great mixture of the rural and the urban.

The city is especially great for families as it has highly rated schools, large parks and green spaces and many safe neighborhoods. 

Others might enjoy Renton for its coveted waterfront properties and its quaint downtown area. 

Location

Renton is a city located in King County, about 12 miles south of downtown Seattle. It is bordered by Newcastle to the north, Issaquah and Maple Valley to the east, Covington and Kent to the south and Tukwila to the west.

About the Homes in Renton

Renton's older homes are often ramblers built in the 40s, 50s and 60s. Larger, multistory homes are usually original to the early 2000s and feature multi-car garages and spacious front and backyards. 

Single Family Homes

  • 57 homes are currently listed for sale in Renton WA.
  • 1920 single family homes sold and closed in the last 12 months.
  • Prices - $725,000 was the median closing price in the last 6 months.
  • Sizes - 2,100 SQFT was the median home size.

Please see our Renton listings page for updates on a daily basis.

Condos and Condo Buildings

Condos in Renton can be both traditional condo complexes and freestanding, single-family homes developed as condos. Condo complexes are located both in downtown Renton and in the more rural neighborhoods of the city.

Condos

  • 14 condos are currently listed for sale in Renton WA.
  • In the last year, there were 458 condos sold and closed.

Please see Renton condos for more information on condos and complexes in Renton.

New Home Construction in Renton

Most of Renton's new homes are built within Renton's most popular new home communities like: Allura, Fairwood and Sapphire on Talbot Townhomes

New Construction Single Family Homes

  • 5 new homes are currently listed for sale in Renton WA.
  • 128 new single family homes sold and closed in the last 12 months.
  • Prices - $1,178,183 was the median closing price in the last 6 months.
  • Sizes - 3,316 SQFT was the median home size.

Please see our Renton new homes page for updates on a daily basis.

Schools

The majority of Renton is served by the Renton School District, but there are also schools from the Issaquah, Kent and Tahoma School Districts within the city limits.

A few of Renton's many public elementary schools include:

  • Benson Hill Elementary (Renton)
  • Briarwood Elementary (Issaquah)
  • Fairwood Elementary (Kent)
  • Shadowlake Elementary (Tahoma)

Public middle schools include:

  • Nelson Middle School (Renton)
  • McKnight Middle School (Renton)
  • Maywood Middle School (Issaquah)
  • Northwood Middle School (Kent)

High schools include:

  • Renton High School (Renton)
  • Lindbergh Senior High School (Renton)
  • Hazen Senior High School (Renton)
  • Liberty Senior High School (Issaquah)

There are always many private schools in the Renton area, including both traditional private schools, daycares and Montessori schools.

Activities, Parks & Recreation

Like nearby Seattle, there are many interesting and fun activities for individuals, families and couples in the city of Renton.

The Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park is one great destination for kids and families to enjoy. The 57-acre park has playgrounds, boat launches, walking trails and tennis courts. The park wraps along Lake Washington and has beautiful views of the water.

Another popular tourist attraction in Renton is the gravesite of acclaimed guitarist Jimi Hendrix. Located in Greenwood Memorial Park, Hendrix's large stone memorial includes a replica of his guitar, carved depictions of Hendrix and his lyrics, and a carved replica of the musician's signature.

For a cultural experience locals enjoy visiting the Renton History Museum. Located in downtown Renton in an old, art deco-style fire station. The museum has an extensive collection of photographs and objects that map the history of Renton and the surrounding areas.

Shopping & Restaurants

Renton has plenty of great dining options to choose from, with most restaurants located in the city's downtown area. Some popular restaurants include:

  • Sansonina Ristorante Italiano
  • The Melrose Grill
  • Peyrassol Cafe at Southport
  • Kim Phuong Vegetarian Delight

In addition to plenty of unique dining options, Renton also has many large shopping centers, which include:

  • The Landing
  • Village Square Shopping Center

Getting Around

I-405 runs through Renton and provides easy access to Southcenter, Bellevue, Kirkland and Bothell. I-5 also runs north and south just west of Renton.

Renton also has the Renton Transit Center that is connected to 19 other transit centers throughout King County and can take passengers to Downtown Seattle, Bellevue and the University of Washington, among other destinations.

Common Commute Times (by car)

  • Downtown Seattle - 23 mins
  • University of Washington - 33 mins
  • South Lake Union (Amazon) - 24 mins
  • Downtown Bellevue - 20 mins
  • Redmond (Microsoft) - 29 mins

Renton Real Estate Agent

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Are there more homes for sale in Renton than shown on this page?

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We sometimes know of off-market homes or new homes being built by home builders that aren't currently listed, to help find these unlisted homes for sale in Renton, we recommend you contact Joan Posanke.

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Information about the listed homes for sale in Renton generally comes from the MLS. Information about neighborhoods in Renton, condos in Renton, and new homes in Renton, comes from the MLS, our research staff, public data, area home builders and from contributions from our users.