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What the Locals Think

University District Score: 7.6 out of 10
Ranked 22nd best neighborhood in Seattle

"Shopping at U Village..."
The U-district seems like a sweet place to live in if youre in college. Ive never lived there, but I like going to U Village, which is the shopping center nearby. They have a ton of stores and they actually provide parking! (which basically ...
by MatthewM

"Good, cheap shows..."
The U-district has some decent concert venues and nightlife, I head over there once in a while. Parking can be tough when theres a show on but just plan to walk for 10 minutes and youre all good. The Neptune is a pretty sweet venue. It ...
by AlejandroJ

"University of Washington and much more...."
According to U.S. News and World Report the University of Washington is tied for the 52nd best school in the entire nation. More than 30,000 students are enrolled in the school, many of which call the University District home. The U Dist is as...
by JamesD1

"A city of students..."
The U-District is fiercely part of Seattle’s identity. At the same time though, with the enormous University of Washington (UW) campus and surrounding student housing, the neighborhood is almost it’s own city, with nearly 45,000 students....
by MarthaB1

"Diverse with good public transit to downtown..."
I lived in the University District during college from 2001-2005, and have visited numerous times since for the occasional coffee meeting, event at University of Washington, night out, or Husky game pre-funk. There are literally great resta...
by DrewM

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Real Estate Market Stats

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Percent Homes Decreasing 2 0
Median List Price Per Sq Ft 2 122
Median Sale Price 2 2,456,231
Property Tax $4,200 $2,148
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 1.7% 3.5%

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold Waterfront, Seattle homes

Sold 11/07/2016 for $985,000
2 beds, 1.75 baths, 1,453 sq ft
Sold 08/31/2016 for $545,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 931 sq ft
Sold 06/02/2016 for $690,000
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,266 sq ft
Sold 05/12/2016 for $874,500
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,444 sq ft
Sold 04/18/2016 for $370,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 690 sq ft
Sold 11/30/2015 for $950,000
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,378 sq ft
Sold 11/29/2015 for $950,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 861 sq ft
Sold 11/12/2015 for $852,000
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,378 sq ft
Sold 06/02/2015 for $340,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 690 sq ft
Sold 05/20/2015 for $324,500
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 674 sq ft
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