The delightful city of Bellevue, Washington, is found nestled in the Eastside region of beautiful King County. Home to around 122,400 residents, Bellevue sits across the glistening waters of Lake Washington from the City of Seattle. Bellevue is often referred to as a satellite city, edge city or boomburb, as it is Seattle’s largest suburb. Downtown Bellevue alone has more than 10,200 residents, employs 45,000 people, is home to 1,300 businesses and is the 2nd largest city center in the state.
In addition to boasting a remarkable downtown, Bellevue also has a multitude of prestigious accolades and recognitions. There are 522 communities in the state of Washington and Bellevue is ranked as the 6th wealthiest based upon per capita income. Bellevue was ranked the 4th best place to live in the nation in 2010 by CNN Money. CNN Money also ranked Bellevue 1st on their 2008 lists of the best places to launch a business and best places to live. In more recent years Bellevue has shown no signs of slowing down and in 2014 was ranked No. 2 on USA Today’s list of the best places to live.
Meaning “beautiful view” in French, Bellevue has a rich history dating back to 1869 when it was founded. Though the city has been around for a long time, Bellevue wasn't incorporated until 1953. Bellevue’s growth is the result of first one, then another bridge crossing into Seattle. Bellevue is nestled between Lake Washington to the west and Lake Sammamish to the east. With 36.47 square miles, 4.5 of which are water, Bellevue is a city with abundant natural beauty. Bellevue is also home to a multitude of remarkable real estate opportunities within its many elegant neighborhoods and subdivisions. Among the most noteworthy Bellevue neighborhoods you’ll find downtown Bellevue, Wilburton, Lake Hills, Lakemont, Eastgate and Robinswood. Other Bellevue communities include Bridle Trail, Enatai, Woodridge, Sammamish, Newport and Sunset, among many others. Homes for sale in Bellevue vary in price depending upon the property’s age, size and architectural style. The most affordable housing options include condos and townhomes. Condos and townhomes in Bellevue have listing prices that start around $125,000. At the other end of the spectrum, single family homes top out the real estate market with listing prices as high as $16.5 million. Of course not all Bellevue single family homes for sale have listing prices in the millions, there are many affordable homes for sale as well.
If you would like to learn more about the homes for sale in Bellevue, Washington, please do not hesitate to contact us today for more information.
Market Data for Bellevue Real Estate
Average Days on the Market
Average Sale Price
|January 2018||February 2018||March 2018|
|Average Days on the Market||25||26||21|
|% Of Sale Price to List Price||102.6%||103.9%||105.7%|
|Homes for Sale||147||141||168|
|Price Per Sq Foot||$470||$485||$507|
Beautiful 2 story w/partial Lk Samm view near Vuemont in Cougar Hills. 5 bedrms, MAIN FLOOR MASTER STE, MAIN FLOOR guest suite (5th bedrm), 3.5 baths.Gorgeous entry w/sto...
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Bain.
Welcome home! Spacious rambler welcomes you in with custom stained glass doors, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, and lots of windows to let in light. This home checks a...
Listing courtesy of Windermere Bellevue Commons.
Meticulous one owner home in coveted Newport Hills! Rare 2 Master Suites in one home! One Suite is on the main with 3/4 bath. Upper level w/2nd Suite w/full bath & add'l ...
Listing courtesy of Windermere Real Estate/PSR Inc.
Elegant One Main condo in the heart of DT Bellevue w/2 side-by-side parking spots. Spacious 1 bdrm + den, 1.75 bths lives like a 2 bdrm. Open kitchen w/unique limestone c...
Listing courtesy of Compass Washington.
Lovely, updated home in Enatai. The same family has owned and lovingly maintained this gem since its construction. Updated for today's lifestyle, the great room boasts va...
Listing courtesy of Redfin Corp..
Meticulously updated gorgeous home in desirable Collingwood! Home features a spacious master suite, large family room, gleaming cherry hardwoods, updated kitchen w/ grani...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Eastside.
Thoughtfully updated home in highly coveted NE corner of Woodridge. Open concept kitchen/great room w/walk out to private deck that stretches the entire length of the hom...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Rlty Bellevue.
Resort caliber living in Tam o'Shanter replete w/ sunny SW flair & palm trees, all backed by a velvety stretch of emerald fairway. Reflective of the golf course setting, ...
Listing courtesy of Windermere Real Estate/East.
Lake Washington and sunset views from like-new penthouse condominium! Totally upgraded with the finest materials. Brazilian Cherry hardwoods, air conditioning, steam ro...
Listing courtesy of Windermere Real Estate/East.
Perfectly located 3-bedroom unit townhome in Bellevue, minutes to Crossroads, DT Bellevue & Microsoft. Spacious & relaxing living w/vaulted ceiling & wood burning firepla...
Listing courtesy of KG Realty.