New Homes for Sale in the Greater Seattle, WA Area
Known as the Emerald City for its year-round lush greenery, Seattle, Washington, and the surrounding areas contain the three most populous counties in the state: King, Snohomish, and Pierce. Considered part of the greater Puget Sound region, Seattle's backdrop showcases beautiful snow-capped mountains, including iconic Mount Rainier, and picturesque Lake Washington and Puget Sound scenes. Home to a booming tech industry, the Seattle metro area attracts talent from around the world to call this beautiful locale home. Toll Brothers offers a variety of new construction homes in the greater Seattle area including communities with single-level living, townhomes, traditional two-story homes, views, and options for luxury outdoor living.
What to Expect Living in the Seattle, WA Area
When you build a new construction home in the Seattle area, you'll enjoy living in a city surrounded by water and mountains with incredible scenery. Although the area carries the reputation for being damp and cloudy, it actually accumulates less rainfall than New York City annually. And there is nothing better than summer in Seattle with the perfect mix of high temperatures and low humidity. Residents get to enjoy four seasons and year-round mild temperatures that make the Seattle area even more desirable. The best way to navigate the Puget Sound region is by car, especially to explore outside of the city. The light rail line does connect Seatac International Airport to downtown Seattle and the University of Washington and is in the process of expanding north to Lynnwood and east to Redmond.
The technology industry is thriving in the Seattle region, deeply rooted by homegrown giants Amazon and Microsoft, along with Expedia and Nintendo. Facebook, Google, and other Bay Area companies also have satellite offices here. But other industries such as aerospace and retail/fashion drive the local economy as well, with Boeing, REI, Nordstrom, Starbucks, Costco, and Blue Origin all headquartered in the area. Housing is in high demand with many people relocating to the area for employment making Seattle the best place to build your new construction home. Plus, Toll Brothers luxury communities are located near major employment hubs.