Renton is a suburb located 15 miles South East of Seattle. It is home to over 78,000+ people making it the 11th largest city in Washington State. Major employers in Renton include, Paccar, Kenworth Truck, Wizards of the Coast, and Classmates.com. Renton is also home to the only IKEA and Fry’s Electronics in the state of Washington.
Recently, you will notice a lot of new construction in Renton. In 2008 “The Landing” was built in the South Lake Washington Area. This 68 acre urban village is a blend of shopping, dinning, entertainment, and 880 residential units. Also in 2008 the Seattle Seahawks moved their training facility to the Viginia Mason Athletic Center. This 200,000 square foot state of the art training facility is the second largest in the NFL.
(As of June 8, 2009)
Homes for Sale in Renton: 646
Median Price of Renton Homes: $403,475
Median Days on Market for Renton Homes: 69