Matrix News

Sold out: Shadowood in Snohomish

Our popular community of Shadowood in Snohomish is now sold out! The final home, one of the two furnished models, sold out over the weekend. 

The 82 homes at Shadowood sold in just 15 months.

For current listings by RM Homes, the builder at Shadowood, please visit

Just Listed: new homes at Coleman in Bothell

Local homebuilder RM Homes is proud to present a new home community, Coleman in Bothell. The first homes have just been listed in this boutique enclave of just eight new homes. Seven of the homes have 3-car garages – rare for this neighborhood.

Market News

Homes in Short Supply as Home Shopping Season Kicks Off

There are 3 percent fewer homes on the market than a year ago, with the median home value hitting its highest point since June 2007, according to Zillow's February Real Estate Market Reports

- U.S. home values rose 6.9 percent over the past year to a Zillow Home Value Index (ZHVI) of $195,700 in February.

- Rents rose 1.2 percent over the past year to a Zillow Rent Index (ZRI) of $1,406 per month.

- Inventory shortages will be a big concern for buyers going into home shopping season -- there are about 3 percent fewer homes for sale this year than last.

Seattle 9th Fastest Growing Metro in U.S.

By Jim Hammerand, Puget Sound Business Journal

The Seattle area is the ninth fastest-growing metro in the nation, gaining about 1,100 residents per week according to population estimates issued this morning by the U.S. Census Bureau.