While there is plenty of good news, some folks writing about Seattle may still be riding a New Year's Eve champagne buzz. A recent article by AOL and Trulia put Seattle as the #7 turnaround city for real estate prices in 2012, which is very believable. The price increases, however, seemed to jump off the page.
Seattle home prices rise 24% in 2012
Source: Seattle PI/SeattleHome.com