Washington

Seattleites are the Most-Educated Among Big Cities in the U.S.

Seattleites are the Most-Educated Among Big Cities in the U.S.

The results are in and according to the U.S. Census Bureau, Seattle tops the big city in the U.S. for the number of college-educated residents, coming in at a staggering 63 percent for residents age 25 and older. As Seattle Times  reports, “among the 50 largest cities in the country, we’re the only one to hit that 60 percent mark — something we first achieved in 2015.”

SB 5332 Aims to Revise Problematic Washington State Condominium Act

SB 5332 Aims to Revise Problematic Washington State Condominium Act

Washington state is among the strictest in the nation when it comes to new condominium development, which has largely deterred developers in recent years from building any new projects outside of apartments for rent. The reason? Developers don’t want to face costly lawsuits, which have become somewhat of a norm. As Sightline Institute reports, conventional wisdom states that “if you build condos, you’ll get sued.”