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4th
Home of the Day: Majestic Waterfront Estate on 5 acres with 165? of waterfront with Olympic Mtns view on Hood Canal

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (972)

By Karen Keefe, BrokerHome of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Seattle's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Cli
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Aug
4th
PSBJ welcomes new aerospace reporter Andrew McIntosh

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (1910)

I needed a place to land.The Puget Sound Business Journal had an exciting runway available.So, here I am: your new aerospace beat man in Jet City.I have had a passion for both business journalism and aerospace my entire career, but I never imagined g
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Aug
4th
Legal fees strip Zillow of profit in second quarter

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (298)

Zillow Group (Nasdaq: ZG, Z) reported a loss of $156.1 million for the quarter on record revenue, with the loss tied mainly to the more than $130 million it paid to settle a lawsuit and other legal fees.The Seattle online real estate portal reported
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Aug
4th
It was the best July in history for the region's housing market

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (136)

The Puget Sound region's housing market is still booming and last month recorded its best-ever July, according to a new report that the Northwest Multiple Listing Service issued Thursday.A severe inventory shortage has resulted in an unbalanced marke
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Aug
4th
Seattle area's only unicorn? Bellevue's OfferUp may raise $120M on a $1.2B valuation

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (308)

Chasing Craigslist and Ebay, Bellevue second-hand goods startup OfferUp is reportedly set to raise $120 million at an astounding $1.2 billion valuation. The amount would make the company the Puget Sound-area?s only unicorn, or billion-dollar privatel
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State's largest community college partners with coding school to meet demand for tech workers

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (210)

As Washington educational institutions scramble to fill the growing need for technology workers, the state?s largest community college is working with a coding school to try to meet the demand.Bellevue College on Thursday announced plans to partner w
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4th
Declines in aerospace manufacturing drags Seattle down to No. 50 in nation for advanced industry job growth

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (375)

The Puget Sound region employs 308,210 people in what the Brookings Institution calls "advanced industries" ? a collection of 50 research, development, science, mathematics, engineering and technology focused industries. In this area, aerospace manuf
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4th
Ernst & Young acquires Seattle analytics and data consulting firm

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (1314)

Society Consulting, a Seattle analytics and big data consulting firm, has joined Ernst & Young LLP.About 150 staffers from Society are joining Ernst & Young?s Seattle officer, where 465 people worked before the acquisition. The companies did not rele
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Aug
4th
Amazon devices are back on Target's shelves

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (1260)

Target Corp., which four years ago halted sales of electronic devices made by online rival Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN), has changed course and is bringing gadgets like the Kindle and Fire tablet back into its store aisles.Bloomberg reports on the move by M
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Aug
4th
Delta plans to cut Boeing 747 fleet to seven ahead of full retirement

Jeannette Engel | COMMENTS (180)

Delta Air Lines Inc. is down to nine Boeing 747 jumbo jets as it prepares to retire the fleet entirely by the end of 2017.Delta spokesman Michael Thomas says the fleet will shrink to seven by the end of this year.Atlanta-based Delta (NYSE: DAL) inher
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