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|
Gorgeous custom-built one-owner 2-story in Forest Glen w/views of Mt. Rainier! Beautifully-remodeled w/high-end finishes thruout. Gourmet kitchen w/natural cherry cabinet...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Rlty Bellevue.
Prime Development Opportunity!! Contact Listing Broker for link to Data Room. Seller processed a Predevelopment Application with City of Bellevue to assure 11 unit c...
Listing courtesy of Land Advisors Organization WA.
Charming Lake Hills split-level. Large backyard backs up to Green Belt complete w/mature landscaping and pond. Fresh paint throughout. 3 bedrooms and full updated bathroo...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Eastside.
Fantastic light and bright condo at the Abella - Located 1block from Microsoft, DT Bellevue's business district and the upcoming light rail - it's an ideal location. The ...
Listing courtesy of Windermere Bellevue Commons.
Build your dream home on this rare opportunity in Lower Somerset - utilities available! This sought after lot is ready to build and on a dead end street. Located in a des...
Listing courtesy of TEC Real Estate Inc..
Stylish Lake Hills home on a corner lot. Main floor is finished with hardwood floor and custom wood slat wall. Contemporary kitchen allowing easy entertaining with bar se...
Listing courtesy of Heaton Dainard, LLC.
Newly updated 1 Bed/1 Bath Bellevue condo in the desirable Hidden Creek community! Brand new carpet, laminate flooring, bathroom/kitchen counters, appliances, and interio...
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Rlty Bellevue.
First time on the market in more than 50 years! This lovely home is perfectly situated on a cul-de-sac in an absolutely prime Newport Hills location. Offering a large kit...
Listing courtesy of RSVP Real Estate.
Step into this Peaceful Urban Retreat w/vaulted ceilings, natural light, open floor plan w/FP & private deck enveloped by greenery. Remodeled kitchen w/granite countertop...
Listing courtesy of Sterling Johnston Real Estate.
Gracious home authentically remodeled in the Georgian style feels like an elegant, upper-end Seattle home. The attention to detail includes furniture grade Honduras Mahog...
Listing courtesy of Windermere Real Estate/East.