Homes in Seattle sold in an average of 47 days in 2017. That's the fastest it's ever been, according to a new analysis by Zillow.
It means something recent house hunters already have learned -- be ready to move fast when you find the home you want.
"As demand has outpaced supply in the housing market over the past three years, buying a home has become an exercise in speed and agility," said Zillow Senior Economist Aaron Terrazas.
The 47 day average in made Seattle the third-fastest market for selling homes in 2017. Only San Jose, Calif. (41 days) and San Francisco (43 days) were faster.
Zillow said May and June were the fastest-selling months in 2017. Homes stayed on the market for 42 days. That includes closing.
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