Seattle population growth http://kplu.org en Population growth and housing in Seattle: Going up, up, up! http://kplu.org/post/population-growth-and-housing-seattle-going <p>As more people move into the Seattle area, the demand for housing goes up. And so does the style of housing with high-rise apartments and condos replacing older, stand alone homes. Real estate appraiser and educator Richard Hagar tells KPLU&#39;s John Maynard this trend is expected to continue, thanks to our relatively stable economy and mild weather. Both are factors for people moving here, as are the companies that continue to employ thousands of people such as Amazon and Microsoft.</p><p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 12:00:00 +0000 John Maynard & Richard Hagar 5904 at http://kplu.org Population growth and housing in Seattle: Going up, up, up!