Visitor count in 2018 reached nearly 41 million

Visitor count in 2018 reached nearly 41 million

Both companies made announcements this week, and Amazon is adding 1,000 jobs in British Columbia's largest city.

Time is officially up for every North American city that has put together a proposals to bring Amazon’s coveted, $5 billion, 50,000-employee HQ2.

See which Washington state college provide the best return on investment.

Mark Okerstrom updates the timeline for the company's planned move from Bellevue to the former Amgen campus overlooking Elliott Bay in Seattle.

The state's employment security department today announced strong employment growth in April over the year before, particularly in construction, retail trade and government. Here is the press release: 

There’s a growing bipartisan consensus that a carbon tax just makes sense. A group of national Republican leaders with the Climate Leadership Council recently released a climate plan advocating for a carbon tax.

The secret is out that Seattle is a great place to live. We have water, mountains, coffee and no shortage of innovation. That’s led to a milestone: For the first time, we’ve joined the ranks of the 10 most densely populated big cities in the United States.

Rent growth is accelerating in Tacoma while slowing in Seattle

In a sign of what could be the beginning of the end for the hot rental market, average rents are no longer growing at a torrid pace.