Whether you are a first time or a move-up buyer, there are two factors that will impact the amount of house you can afford in your price range: home prices and mortgage rates.

Buyers on the Eastside

Here is what the figures above would predict for the Eastside in twelve months:

Eastside

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Difference per month: $517

King County

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Difference per month: $360

What a huge difference twelve months can make!

Read more on a similar national study from Keeping Current Matters.