Matrix News

New Model Open at Crestview Village in Mill Creek

RM Homes presents the new home community of Crestview Village in Mill Creek. Three home plans are available and a model home is fully furnished and ready for your tour.

Crestview Village is located in the desirable Snohomish County community of Mill Creek, convenient to shopping, dining, parks, schools and freeway access. This enclave of new homes is already selling quickly!

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.

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.