Seattle Home Prices Show Biggest Growth In USA typical single-family home across King, Snohomish and Pierce counties cost 11 percent more in September than a year prior, according to the monthly Case-Shiller home price index released Tuesday. That marked the biggest increase among the 20 major metro areas covered.
Alaska Fire Nears 150 Homes, Burns 151 Square MilesAn Alaskan wildfire that has burned 151 square miles is threatening about 150 cabins, vacation homes and year-round residents
New Washington Carbon Monoxide Alarm Requirement In 2013A new requirement for carbon monoxide detectors in Washington homes takes effect on January 1, 2013. The new law requires the detectors in all existing residences, including hotels, dormitories and institutions.
New Wildfire Threatens Dozen Homes A Mason County sheriff's spokesman says a new Western Washington wildfire burning northeast of Shelton is threatening a dozen homes and firefighters from three counties are battling it.
Central WA Fire Now 25% ContainedWA fire management officials said the fire is now 25 percent contained, up from 10 percent, in the fire that broke out Tuesday near Cle Elum, WA.