January 23, 2022 — Seattle real estate market at a glance:

  • 222 houses, 242 condos and 89 parcels are for sale in Seattle today.
  • $912,925 is the median asking price for a single family home for sale.
  • 1,760 SQFT is the median size of a single family home for sale.
  • $519/SQFT is the median asking price per square foot for a single family home for sale.
  • 128 new homes in Seattle are for sale today.
  • There are 0.41 months of residential housing supply. This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
    Calculation: 464 houses and condos for sale divided by 1122.3 sales per month which is the trailing six month average.

Homes for Sale in Seattle, WA

All (222)
$750,000 House Listed Today!
  • 6 br 3.5 bath 2,330 SQFT Built 2018
  • 2236 SW 103rd Pl Seattle WA 98146
  • INVESTOR OPPORUNITY - low maintenance room rental home with 6 bedrooms and ~$5k in gross rent w...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1881267. Vincent Chen, Sagareus Real Estate
$529,900 Townhome Listed Yesterday!
  • 2 br 2 bath 1,195 SQFT Built 1999
  • 7350 15th Ave NW Unit B Seattle WA 98117
  • Great location convenient to all that Ballard and the sound has to offer. Bright sunny unit wit...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1881027. Rigo Marroquin, Professional Realty Services
$1,015,000 House Listed Yesterday!
  • 3 br 2.25 bath 2,300 SQFT (1,790 SQFT Fin.) Built 1966
  • 3440 60th Ave SW Seattle WA 98116
  • Let's start with 160-degree westerly view over Alki Point and Beach Drive from Blake Island to...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1880295. Greg D. Singleton, John L. Scott Westwood
$1,499,000 House Listed Yesterday!
  • 3 br 3 bath 2,281 SQFT Built 2022
  • 3020 65th Ave SW Seattle WA 98116
  • Welcome to the highly anticipated Alki Collection. These luxury homes feature innovative front...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1880155. Winston McClanahan, Windermere Real Estate Co.
  • 1 br 1 bath 607 SQFT Built 2002
  • 3015 SW Avalon Wy Unit 105 Seattle WA 98126
  • Move-in ready ground floor 1 bedroom condo in West Seattle! This is the only unit in the buildi...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1880735. Josh White, Horizon Real Estate
  • 2 br 1.75 bath 1,968 SQFT Built 2008
  • 1521 2nd Ave Unit 1201 Seattle WA 98101
  • A SPECTACULAR light-filled HOME in the ICONIC steel, glass & concrete 1521 BLD w/panoramic Puge...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1881195. Deena Loveland, Professional Realty Svcs Belv
$249,950  Hanes House # Listed Yesterday!
  • 1 br 1 bath 630 SQFT Built 1963
  • 748 S Clover Dale ST Seattle WA 98108
  • Be the first to buy into this transforming condo complex. A number of the units will be remodel...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1879567. Tom E. Brunner, Berkshire Hathaway HS NW
  • 2 br 1.5 bath 890 SQFT Built 2019
  • 11040 1st Ave NW Unit B Seattle WA 98177
  • Superior quality and design creates a sought after, functional space. No detail left untouched...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1880969. Chris Koehler, COMPASS
$1,499,000 House Listed Yesterday!
  • 3 br 3 bath 2,281 SQFT Built 2022
  • 3020 65th Ave SW Seattle WA 98116
  • Welcome to the highly anticipated Alki Collection. These luxury homes feature innovative front...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1880155. Winston McClanahan, Windermere Real Estate Co.
$574,990 Townhome For Sale 2 days
  • 2 br 1.5 bath 1,392 SQFT Built 2021
  • 7150 A Beacon Ave S Unit 41 Seattle WA 98108
    Builder: Century Communities
  • Beautiful brand new Model townhome at Helio is located within Seattleā€™s highly walkable Beaco...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1880888. Angela S. Holbrook, BMC Realty Advisors Inc
$669,950 Townhome For Sale 2 days
  • 3 br 1.75 bath 1,344 SQFT Built 2021
  • 6712 Carleton Ave S Unit D Seattle WA 98108
    Builder: Blackwood Builders Group
  • Located in the heart of Georgetown, Blackwood Builders Group presents 6 modern, sleek new townh...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1880444. John Cowan, Windermere Real Estate Co.
$739,900 Condo For Sale 2 days
  • 2 br 1.75 bath 1,164 SQFT Built 2022
  • 1418 NW 92nd St Seattle WA 98117
  • Shelter Homes proudly presents Ivy South- A stunning new collection of 20 townhomes in coveted...  Details »
  • NWMLS #1881014. James Dainard, Heaton Dainard, LLC
Today's Market at a Glance
January 23, 2022
Active
222 Houses 242 Condos 89 Parcels
For Sale Stats
$912,925
1,760 sqft
$519/sqft
Median values from the 222 single family homes for sale in Seattle WA.
Closing Stats
$835,000
1,710 sqft
$488/sqft
Median values for the 4,981 single family Seattle homes closed in the last 6 months.
Plus
128
New Homes
28% of the residential market
0.41
Months of Supply
This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
  • Homes closed December 2021: 1000 2% from December 2021 (1025).
  • $835,000 was the median sale price of single family houses closed in the last 6 months.
  • 1,710 SQFT was the median size of single family houses closed in the last 6 months.
  • $488/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 4,981 single family Seattle homes closed in the last six months.
  • 582 residential closings have occurred in the last thirty days.
    Houses (402) · Condos (180)

Guide to Homes For Sale in Seattle, WA

As one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, Seattle is a popular destination that combines exciting metropolitan culture with the unmatched beauty of the Pacific Northwest. 

Professionals often move to Seattle to work at a myriad of famous tech companies that have their offices or headquarters in and around the city. Among these are: Amazon, Microsoft, Google and Expedia. They also enjoy the many, convenient, commuting options all across the city.

Families are drawn to Seattle for its great public schools and all of the wonderful outdoor activities that are so accessible, including nearly 500 parks and green spaces scattered around the city.

Couples and empty nesters move to Seattle for the easy access to beautiful wildlife and nature of Puget Sound. For those based in Seattle, popular weekend destinations include nearby islands like Whidbey, Camano and Bainbridge Islands.

Location

Seattle is a city in northwestern Washington state, bordered by the Puget Sound to the west and Lake Washington to the east. The city of Seattle is approximately 142 square miles and has a population of about 725,000. 

About the Homes For Sale in Seattle, WA

Homes in Seattle run the gamut from luxury, waterfront properties, to downtown high-rise condos and quaint neighborhood cottages. While a few homes are original to the late 1800s when the city was incorporated (most in the Capitol Hill and Queen Anne neighborhoods), the majority of Seattle homes were built from the 1950s on.

Single Family Homes in Seattle, WA

  • 222 homes are currently listed for sale in Seattle WA.
  • 10939 single family homes sold and closed in the last 12 months.
  • Prices - $835,000 was the median closing price in the last 6 months.
  • Sizes - 1,710 SQFT was the median home size.

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

Condos and Condo Buildings

Because of the fairly high cost of living in certain areas of Seattle, condos are a slightly more inexpensive option for those looking to live in the city.

Condos

  • 242 condos are currently listed for sale in Seattle WA.
  • In the last year, there were 3598 condos sold and closed.

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

New Home Construction in Seattle

As a fairly large and desirable metropolitan area, developers are often building new homes in all parts of Seattle. However, the majority of new homes in Seattle are located in West Seattle, Ballard, Queen Anne and Beacon Hill.

New Construction Single Family Homes

  • 65 new homes are currently listed for sale in Seattle WA.
  • 2002 new single family homes sold and closed in the last 12 months.
  • Prices - $739,950 was the median closing price in the last 6 months.
  • Sizes - 1,301 SQFT was the median home size.

New Construction Condos

  • 63 new condos are currently listed for sale in Seattle WA.
  • In the last year, there were 389 new condos sold and closed.

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

Schools in Seattle, WA

Seattle is served by the City of Seattle School District. Between elementary, middle and high schools, there are more than 100 public schools in the district. There are an additional 125 private schools in the city.

Activities, Parks & Recreation

There are countless exciting activities to keep visitors and residents of Seattle entertained year round.

One of the most popular tourist attractions in the city is the Pike Place Market. Located in downtown Seattle, "the Market" is one of the oldest public markets in the country. where more than 200 vendors sell food, flowers and gifts seven days a week. Many visit the area to buy fresh bouquets, to watch the fishmongers throw customer's fish orders over the counter, or to enjoy stunning views of Elliott Bay.

The Space Needle is another quintessential activity near downtown Seattle. Built for the 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle is the tallest building in Washington State and the 29th tallest building in the U.S. Visitors can ride up an elevator to the top of the 605 foot building and enjoy panoramic views of Seattle. 

As the original home of grunge, Seattle would be incomplete without a center celebrating music and the arts. Among the many arts' centers in the city is the Museum of Pop Culture (formerly the Experience Music Project, or EMP), which features various interactive exhibits centered around music, film and fashion.

In addition to the cultural and tourist destinations, Seattle also has nearly hundreds of parks and green spaces to enjoy. Some of the city's largest and most popular parks include: Discovery Park, Volunteer Park, Warren G. Magnuson Park and Green Lake Park. Many Seattleites also enjoy hiking on the many popular trails that surround the city.

Shopping & Restaurants

Seattle has many popular shopping centers located across the city. Some of the most popular include:

  • Westlake Center 
  • Pacific Place
  • The University Village
  • Northgate Mall

Seattle also has an impressive food scene. The city is best known for its fresh oysters and salmon, popular Teriyaki restaurants and the fast food hamburger joint, Dick's. As the home of the original Starbucks and hundreds of independent coffee shops, it's no surprise there is a coffee shop on almost every corner.

Getting Around Seattle, WA

King County Metro has more than 200 different routes traveling through Seattle and King County every day. 

Many also use the light rail for commutes, a single-line system that has stops in north Seattle, the University District (University of Washington) and downtown all the way to the airport in south Seattle.

To cross shorter distances in popular neighborhoods, Seattle offers options like the Seattle Center Monorail and the South Lake Union and First Hill streetcars.

The major freeways in Seattle include floating bridges I-405 and I-90 (east to west) and I-5, (north to south).

Common Commute Times (by car)

  • Bellevue - 18 mins
  • Kirkland - 20 mins
  • Redmond (Microsoft) - 22 mins
  • Everett - 34 mins

Seattle, WA Real Estate Agent

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

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

All MLS listed homes for sale in Seattle, 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 Seattle, we recommend you contact Rob Condiotty.

Where does Landcast get information about Seattle?

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