Seattle remains one of the most sought after U.S. west coast markets for Chinese real estate buyers in 2016 and 2017 due to a recent foreign investment tax in Vancouver.
For the second half of 2016 and continuing well into this year, Seattle has become one of the top markets for Chinese real estate buyers. Many are preferring the city over nearby Vancouver, a rapid reversal of the prior purchasing trend.
Pursuing the top luxury properties in Seattle
According to local real estate experts, Chinese real estate buyers are primarily interested in luxury and higher-end properties at a price point of $1.25 million or higher in the Seattle area.
Seattle offers many attractive features
Like some of the other preferred West Coast markets, Seattle offers several attractive features such as a large Chinese population, relative affordability compared to other major metropolitan areas, low crime rates, and an excellent school system.
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