"Entry-Level" Home Sales Fall in Seattle
The expiration of the government tax credit for first time home buyers was clearly felt in Seattle this July. Tim Ellis made this histogram to allow his readers to see how home sales have been affected in each price category. Their response was raucous as usual- over 50 comments debated the long-term trends these numbers represent. More people renting vs. buying? People taking lower-priced jobs? Or simply due to the tax credit?