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What the Locals Think

4.4
Whittier Heights
Score: 4.4 out of 10
Ranked 61st best neighborhood in Seattle


Reviews

“A Neighborhood With A Lot of Traffic…”

Depending on the time of day Whittier Heights can be quite and serene or busy and crowded, but either busy or slow it’s a great neighborhood in Seattle that provides ample opportunities for recreation and play. Loyal Heights Playground is u…
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by LucysPal3



“A Neighborhood With A Lot of Traffic…”

Depending on the time of day Whittier Heights can be quite and serene or busy and crowded, but either busy or slow it’s a great neighborhood in Seattle that provides ample opportunities for recreation and play. Loyal Heights Playground is u…
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by LucysPal3



“Busy Arterials with Bustling Bars And Restaurants…”

Making the southward turn on Holman Road gives way to 15th Avenue NW, ushering in the Whittier Heights’ neighborhood. It’s 24 blocks long, from 85th Street to around 61st Street and 16 blocks wide (at it’s widest point), from 24th Avenue NW t…
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by hudsonite



“Quiet and established residential neighborhood in a gr…”

Whittier Heights, near the Ballard area of Seattle, is bounded by some of the city’s most desirable neighborhoods, including Sunset Hill directly to the West. The neighborhood boundaries are roughly 8th Avenue NW on the east side and 15th Aven…
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by mchurchw1



“A little busy and crowded…”

Between Ballard and Phinney Ridge, Whittier Heights adopts none of the charm of either of those neighborhoods. Nothing really stands out about the area. The main streets that run through – 15th Ave. NW, NW 65th St. and NW 80th St. – are less g…
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by SeaJen






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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $512,000

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $512,000 $187,000
Median Single Family Home Value $633,300 $185,900
Median Condo Value $438,200 $196,700
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $512,700 $144,700
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $620,600 $180,500
Percent Homes Decreasing 2.3% 28.8%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $456 $118
Median Sale Price $400,000 $218,900
Property Tax $3,463 $2,181
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 14% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change 17.7% 4.9%


Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold Ballard, Seattle homes

Sold 05/16/2016 for $400,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 823 sq ft

Sold 05/13/2016 for $589,250
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,118 sq ft

Sold 05/09/2016 for $349,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 702 sq ft

Sold 05/09/2016 for $627,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 810 sq ft

Sold 05/04/2016 for $275,000
2 beds, 1.0 baths, 721 sq ft

Sold 05/03/2016 for $310,000
-1 beds, 1.0 baths, 718 sq ft

Sold 05/03/2016 for $880,000
6 beds, 2.5 baths, 3,644 sq ft

Sold 05/02/2016 for $799,950
12 beds, 16.0 baths, 7,700 sq ft

Sold 05/02/2016 for $1,240,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 800 sq ft

Sold 05/02/2016 for $265,900
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 575 sq ft



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