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
|December 2017||December 2018||December 2019|
|Average Days on the Market||12||35||22|
|% Of Sale Price to List Price||100%||98.2%||98.6%|
|Homes for Sale||110||301||141|
|Price Per Sq Foot||$449||$433||$463|
Fantastic find in highly sought-after West Bellevue! Classic, 1970s split-level house in wonderful location. Bright and sunny living area w/ fireplace & vaulted ceilings,...
Listing courtesy of New Star Seattle Properties.
Enjoy urban living from the impressive Washington Square West Tower luxury condominium on the coveted 20th floor. Taking in abundant natural light with its 10-ft floor to...
Listing courtesy of COMPASS.
Recently updated stylish condo located in downtown Bellevue within walking distance to Meydenbauer Beach, parks, restaurants and shops. Open-concept with custom cabinetry...
Listing courtesy of Windermere RE North, Inc..
Beautifully updated northwest contemporary on a spacious lot adjacent to the Horizon Heights Open Space and overlooking Squibbs Creek. This 4 bedroom 3 bathroom home is a...
Listing courtesy of Redfin Corp..
Amazing location! Perfect city living condo in upscale boutique bldg Just steps away from Main St, Meydenbauer Waterfront Park & all amenities that dt Bellevue has to o...
Listing courtesy of Windermere Real Estate/East.
Welcome to the Library Square Condominium. A premier concrete and steel building in the heart of downtown Bellevue. Inside this sizable 925 SF condo, you'll find high cei...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Rlty Bellevue.
LAKEFRONT! Welcome home to this gated Hampton's Lakefront Hideaway in W Lake Sammamish just 2 mins from I-90. The 2 tax parcels allow estate to be generously set back fro...
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Bain.
QUIET & SECLUDED, yet close to everything – in Mercer Park! BRIGHT & SPACIOUS w/new kitchen cabinets, countertops, sink, & faucet. REMODELED bathroom include new medicine...
Listing courtesy of Redfin Corp..
Charming, light & bright house in an excellent location of Bellevue. Roof in 2005. Assigning schools: Tyee & Newport High with a rating of 7 & 10. New hardwood floorings...
Listing courtesy of WPI Real Estate Services, Inc..
Beautiful 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath townhome. The amazing updated kitchen features new cabinets, impressive quartz countertops, and stainless appliances. A completely fresh loo...
Listing courtesy of John L. Scott, Inc..