We truly immerse ourselves in understanding the market. These reports provide a roadmap for owners, developers and future investors to navigate the critical changes, which provide new opportunities and challenges in the market place.
Erich Bubbel, Partner and Investment Real Estate Advisor for The Foundation Group interviews Randy Locke of Fairway Mortgage Company.
The recent tax reform added two provisions that could impede first-time homebuyers. Under the new tax law, the standard deduction has doubled to $24,000 for married couples ($12,000 for individuals).
A King County judge has struck down a new Seattle rule requiring apartment landlords to rent to the first qualified person who applies for tenancy. Landlords sued a year ago, saying the “first-in-time” rule passed by the City Council in 2016 violates state protections for rights of property, due process and free speech.
How the new tax laws may affect commercial real estate values and investing, plus other commercial real estate news in this Winter 2018 issue.
The perception is that Seattle is the most challenging place in the Puget Sound region to develop real estate, but new data suggest this is not the case.