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The Legislature may give you a property tax cut — but not until 2019
Democratic leaders in Washington's House and Senate are moving forward with a $391 million plan for modest property tax cuts in 2019 following projections of a surge in unexpected revenue from state tax collections.
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Is history partially to blame for Seattle's housing dilemma?
Seattle faces a considerable housing crisis under the pressure of growth. But what most people don't realize is that Seattle also faces another challenge to affordability — history.
Homeowner willing to sell home to city of Seattle to save neighborhood from new development
Bruce Stotler stands on his deck overlooking Schmitz Preserve Park.
Lawmaker seeks repeal of statewide ban on rent control
As rents across Seattle continue to climb, one Seattle lawmaker is looking to repeal the longtime state ban on rent control.
Report: After years of spiking prices, Seattle rent growth slowing
After years of spiking apartment prices in Seattle, new numbers show the city is in the middle of a major slowdown.
How 'not in my backyard' mentality could harm Seattle's tech boom
Like the rest of Seattle, Windermere Real Estate's Chief Economist Matthew Gardner is aware of the area's housing affordability problem. But it's the long-term affects of the rising cost of living that has him most worried.
Soap fight lands Puyallup man in hospital
A fight over soap landed a Puyallup man in the hospital.
How people in the northwest can help Harvey victims
Tropical Storm Harvey reached historic, catastrophic levels as it pounded the Houston region with torrential rain, becoming the city's worst storm on record and causing widespread flooding that has led to more than 1,000 rescues.
- In Washington state, smoky skies, hazardous air from wildfires
- Seahawk Jon Ryan announces end of long tenure in Seattle
- Washington health officials: Don't vacuum during smoky air without HEPA filter
- New car restrictions on 3rd Avenue in downtown Seattle
- Map with real-time air quality conditions for Washington state cities
- Washington National Guard using wartime technology to help fight wildfires across PNW
- Today in History: Bellevue Square opens in 1946
- Crane operators could strike this week in Western Washington