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October 2, 2022 — Renton real estate market at a glance:

  • 230 houses, 30 condos and 54 parcels are for sale in Renton today.
  • $782,450 is the median asking price for a single family home for sale.
  • 2,100 SQFT is the median size of a single family home for sale.
  • $373/SQFT is the median asking price per square foot for a single family home for sale.
  • 14 new homes in Renton are for sale today.
  • There are 1.57 months of residential housing supply. This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
    Calculation: 260 houses and condos for sale divided by 165.5 sales per month which is the trailing six month average.

Homes for Sale in Renton, WA

All (230)
For Sale Listed Yesterday
$799,000 4 Beds 2.25 Baths 2,190 SQFT
Maple Hills MAKEOVER. Modernized from the studs out in 2005. Open kitchen anchors hom...  Details »
NWMLS #2000758. Annie Agnew, Windermere Real Estate/East
For Sale Listed Yesterday
$825,000 5 Beds 3.5 Baths 3,100 SQFT
3100 SF Talbot Hill home situated in private cul-de-sac. This 3 story home features...  Details »
NWMLS #2002822. Andre Davis, eXp Realty
For Sale 2 Days Online
$550,000 4 Beds 2.5 Baths 2,060 SQFT
Nice home in a great area.  Details »
NWMLS #2002619. Beata H. Miklos, Savvy Lane Inc
Ashburn
For Sale Listed Yesterday
$575,000 3 Beds 2.5 Baths 1,578 SQFT
Wow Ashburn Townhome. 3 stories open floor plan end unit. 3 bed 2.5 bath. Brand-new k...  Details »
NWMLS #2001533. Paranee Judd, Skyline Properties, Inc.
Nautica By The...
For Sale 2 Days Online
$350,000 2 Beds 2 Baths 931 SQFT
Perfectly located just one block from Newcastle/Renton border. West facing 2 bed 2 b...  Details »
NWMLS #2002386. Jennifer Shin, RE/MAX Northwest Realtors
Red Mill 1
For Sale 5 Days Online
$388,500 3 Beds 2 Baths 1,245 SQFT
Gorgeous accessible, ground-level townhome in the desired Red Mill community in Fairw...  Details »
NWMLS #2000206. Robin Root James, John L. Scott, Inc
Hillmans Lk Wa...
Sierra Homes
For Sale 4 Days Online
$1,999,998 4 Beds 4 Baths 3,566 SQFT
Sierra Homes proudly presents this elegant Scandinavian Modern design with beautiful...  Details »
NWMLS #2001497. Paul F. Mackay Jr, John L. Scott, Inc
Forest Terrace
Pulte Homes
For Sale 6 Days Online
$1,449,990 5 Beds 4.25 Baths 4,078 SQFT
The Davenport plan was designed for entertaining! With a main floor bedroom and bath...  Details »
NWMLS #2000769. April McCray, Pulte Homes of Washington Inc
Forest Terrace
Pulte Homes
For Sale 6 Days Online
$1,314,990 5 Beds 2.75 Baths 3,380 SQFT
The Westport greets you with a spacious entry foyer that opens to a den, ideal to wor...  Details »
NWMLS #2000768. April McCray, Pulte Homes of Washington Inc
Today's Market at a Glance
October 2, 2022
Active
230 Houses 30 Condos 54 Parcels
For Sale Stats
$782,450
2,100 sqft
$373/sqft
Median values from the 230 single family homes for sale in Renton WA.
Closing Stats
$790,000
2,041 sqft
$387/sqft
Median values for the 790 single family Renton homes closed in the last 6 months.
Plus
14
New Homes
5% of the residential market
1.57
Months of Supply
This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
  • Homes closed September 2022: 140 41% from September 2021 (238).
  • $790,000 was the median sale price of single family houses closed in the last 6 months.
  • 2,041 SQFT was the median size of single family houses closed in the last 6 months.
  • $387/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 790 single family Renton homes closed in the last six months.
  • 120 residential closings have occurred in the last thirty days.
    Houses (88) · Condos (32)

Guide to Homes For Sale in Renton, WA

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 For Sale in Renton, WA

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 in Renton, WA

  • 230 homes are currently listed for sale in Renton WA.
  • 1534 single family homes sold and closed in the last 12 months.
  • Prices - $790,000 was the median closing price in the last 6 months.
  • Sizes - 2,041 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

  • 30 condos are currently listed for sale in Renton WA.
  • In the last year, there were 382 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

  • 14 new homes are currently listed for sale in Renton WA.
  • 49 new single family homes sold and closed in the last 12 months.
  • Prices - $840,000 was the median closing price in the last 6 months.
  • Sizes - 2,219 SQFT was the median home size.

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

Schools in Renton, WA

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 Renton, WA

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, WA Real Estate Agent

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I'm interested in seeing and potentially buying in Renton, now what?

It's time to talk to a real estate agent about the properties you're most interested in. We recommend you contact Joan Posanke, the Landcast team member covering Renton, WA.

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

All MLS listed homes for sale in Renton, WA are on Landcast.

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.

Where does Landcast get information about Renton?

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.