As the fastest-growing large city in America, Seattle’s booming and diversified economy have spurred unprecedented development and population growth with a clear urbanization trend.
With 2020 looming on the horizon, will the City of Seattle witness the same trajectory over the next ten years? Only time will tell. This article studies some of the leading indicators affecting the current investment cycle in the region, draws parallels to Seattle’s harbinger markets on the West Coast, like Vancouver B.C. and San Francisco, California, and offers some perspective of how the housing trends may unfold ahead.