About Seattle

Located about 100 miles south of the Canadian-United States border, the coastal seaport city of Seattle is one of the fastest growing cities in the United States. The city is located on a narrow isthmus between the saltwater Puget Sound on the west side and Lake Washington on the east side and is home to around 660,000 people. Along with being the largest city in the Pacific Northwest, Seattle is the 9th largest port in North America, and is also a major gateway for trade with Asia. The area was inhabited by Native Americans for at least 4,000 years before the first permanent European settlers arrived, and it was officially named Seattle in 1853 after Chief Si’ahl of the local Duwamish and Suquamish tribes. The city also has a remarkable music history, being the birthplace to rock legend Jimi Hendrix, and famous for groups and artists such as Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Sir Mix-A-Lot, and Macklemore.

Seattle Real Estate Market

As being the biggest city in the state of Washington, the real estate for sale in Seattle offers endless amounts of opportunities for anyone who is looking. There are townhouses, condos, and residential houses for sale that range from really low in price to rather expensive. The houses for sale in Seattle range from early craftsman style homes built in the 1900s and to modernized ones that are continuously being constructed. Many of the homes for sale in Seattle feature wonderful amenities such as stainless steel appliances, natural lighting, bamboo floors, private roof decks, as well as sweeping views of the lake and mountains.

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