King County home prices rise with fewer houses for sale

King County home prices rise with fewer houses for sale

More homebuyers chased slim pickings in King County last month, sending house prices to their highest level since December 2010.

The median price of single-family homes sold last month was $360,000, up 9 percent from March and nearly 3 percent from April 2011, according to statistics released Thursday by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. It was the second month-over-month gain in median price.

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