Seattle makes list of “comeback kids” housing markets

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REALTOR.com | Sara Ventiera

[…] So where are these comeback kids—the housing markets rebounding the most since the start of the COVID-19 crisis?

Realtor.com found that more than half of the largest metropolitan areas have recovered from their pandemic lows. (Metros include the main city and the surrounding suburbs, exurbs, and smaller cities.) But the housing markets in less expensive, smaller cities as well as the suburbs and farther out towns where buyers can get more square footage for their money, the easier to social distance in, are more in demand than high-rise condos and apartments in the nation’s largest, most expensive city centers.

Find the list here: Comeback Kids: These Housing Markets Have Recovered the Most Since the Start of the Pandemic