Matrix News

Reservations Now Open for Nightly Vacation Rentals at Oyhut Bay in Ocean Shores

Oyhut Bay Now Offers Vacation Rentals!

Be the first to rent at Oyhut Bay in Ocean Shores! Our first cottages are being finished and outfitted as vacation rentals this spring, and they'll be available starting Memorial Day Weekend. We are getting the word out to you - our VIP registrants - prior to the rental listings going online.

Move-In Ready Model Home in Kenmore

RM Homes presents our most spacious homes in the northend at Pearson Estates - homes with 3,774 sq. ft. of living, in a great location across from Moorlands Elementary School in Kenmore. Buyers will receive a limited-time $10,000 Buyer Bonus plus a “Welcome Home” special to make this home truly move-in ready for you – including refrigerator, washer/dryer and blinds.

Market News

Limited Inventory Continues to Drive Seattle Real Estate Market

As 2016 kicks off in the Seattle area real estate market, the situation remains much the same as in 2015 - limited housing inventory combined with a steady flow of incomers continues to drive demand and prices higher. Here is the latest market report in The Seattle Times.

Consumer Confidence Rebounded in September

via NAHB Homes.

The Conference Board released its Consumer Confidence Index for September. The index is a composite of separate indexes tracking consumers’ assessments of current business, income and employment conditions, as well as their expectations for the future.

The Consumer Confidence Index increased to a level of 103.0 in September from 101.3 in August. The present situation index rose to 121.1 from 115.8; the expectations index decreased to 91.0 from 91.0. The Consumer Confidence Index has rebounded to levels close to the pre-recession peak of 111.9 in July 2007.