• News for Economic

  • Saturday, January 15, 2022
    Commerce grants $3.5 million to help public buildings cut energy costs, reduce pollution and showcase solar in communities across the state.OLYMPIA, WA – The Washington State Department of Commerce today announced $3.5 million in grants to state and local government agencies to install solar panels at public buildings in communities throughout the state. The 29 projects will provide over 2.2 ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, January 06, 2022
    The median sales price of a Skagit County homes rose 18.5% to $500,000 in 2021, fueled by high demand, low inventory and low interest rates according to managing broker Shelah Inman of Brown McMillen Real Estate in Burlington.   The countywide median home sales price has soared from $204,470 in 2011, the last time it declined in Skagit County, Inman said. The median sales price is the point ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release