Is the Economic Recovery Beating All Projections?

Earlier this year, many economists and market analysts were predicting an apocalyptic financial downturn that would potentially rattle the U.S. economy for years to come. They immediately started to compare it to the Great Depression of a century ago. Six months later, the economy is still trying to stabilize, but it is evident that the […]

Two New Surveys Indicate Urban to Suburban Lean

There has been much talk around the possibility that Americans are feeling less enamored with the benefits of living in a large city and now may be longing for the open spaces that suburban and rural areas provide. In a recent Realtor Magazine article, they discussed the issue and addressed comments made by Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National […]

Three Ways to Win in a Bidding War

With so few houses for sale today and low mortgage rates driving buyer activity, bidding wars are becoming more common. Multiple-offer scenarios are heating up, so it’s important to get pre-approved before you start your search. This way, you can put your best foot forward – quickly and efficiently – if you’re planning to buy a home this season. […]

You won’t even know you are still in the city…

…when you arrive home to this tranquil mid-century classic on a quiet wooded street in Gatewood. Up the entry stairs you will find great original style, stately rock fireplace, soaring ceilings and more. The open living, dining and kitchen opens to a spacious and private patio surrounded by rock-lined walls and lush vegetation. Lower level […]

Homebuyer Traffic Is on the Rise

One of the biggest surprises of 2020 is the resilience of the residential real estate market. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), is now forecasting that more homes will sell this year than last year. He’s also predicting home sales to increase by 8-12% next year. There’s strong evidence that he will be right. ShowingTime, a leading showing […]

Quiet and comfortable in Gatewood

Come home and relax in this sweet 3 bedroom Gatewood home just minutes from everything West Seattle has to offer. Cozy up with a good book next to your classic wood stove or easily entertain in the open concept space. Step outside and be enchanted by lush garden space, cozy outdoor fireplace arbor and a […]

Ohhh, that view!

Step inside this extremely rare two-bedroom, lake side condo at The Pier at Leschi, located just blocks from Leschi Park and the Leschi Market. The simple layout and easy flow make everything from a productive workday at home to a night of entertaining easy and enjoyable. Kick back on your 3rd story deck and enjoy […]

In a flurry of white companies making statements aimed at Black and Brown customers…

We want to talk to our white colleagues, clients and neighbors. Metropolist Real Estate is a company founded on an ethic of community building and education. We hold highest our value of working to elevate the quality and professionalism of our industry and the greater good of our community. We are majority woman and queer-owned […]

How To Stay Connected to Clients in a Crisis

These days, it’s trial and error for many businesses when exploring the best approach to stay connected to clients. Due to the sheer number of unknowns brought about by COVID-19—with every day offering new challenges—it can be difficult to uniquely respond to your client base with marketing that doesn’t feel pushy. Clients want to feel […]

A Surprising Shift to the ‘Burbs May Be on the Rise

While many people across the U.S. have traditionally enjoyed the perks of an urban lifestyle, some who live in more populated city limits today are beginning to rethink their current neighborhoods. Being in close proximity to everything from the grocery store to local entertainment is definitely a perk, especially if you can also walk to […]