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Redfin: Tacoma among nation’s fastest-cooling housing markets

The days of Tacoma being among the hottest real estate markets in the nation are now a distant memory. Redfin, in a new report Wednesday, listed Tacoma as among the top markets cooling the fastest in the nation. At different times, including January 2020 and January 2021, the city topped the real estate company’s list …

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Dan Price, CEO who cut his pay so workers earned $70,000, quits amid legal woes

A Seattle CEO who announced in 2015 that he was giving himself a drastic pay cut to help cover the cost of big raises for his employees has announced his resignation. Dan Price, the embattled CEO of credit card processing company Gravity Payments, resigned Wednesday, The Seattle Times reported. “My No. 1 priority is for …

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Wilson Sonsini Advises BigHat Biosciences on IP and Licensing Matters Related to $75 Million Series B

On July 20, 2022, BigHat Biosciences, a biotechnology company developing safer, more effective antibody therapies for patients using machine learning and synthetic biology, announced the completion of a Series B financing of $75 million led by Section 32, with participation from new investors Amgen Ventures, Bristol Myers Squibb, Quadrille Capital, Gaingels, and GRIDS Capital. Previous …

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This is how much money you need to make per hour to afford rent in Washington

Biggest monthly price increase for renters in more than 3 decades According to the Labor Department, the country is seeing the biggest monthly price increase for renters in more than three decades. SEATTLE – A new report is shining the spotlight on the disparity between minimum wage and the average cost of a two-bedroom apartment …

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Series of 3 shootings in 24 hours leaves a man dead, others injured in Tacoma

article TACOMA, Wash. – Investigators were busy this weekend after a series of three shootings Saturday and Sunday left one man dead and three injured in Tacoma. The most recent happened near S 4th Street and Dock Street early Sunday morning. The driveway in Thea’s Park was closed for much of the day, and the …

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Inflation in Seattle has spiked by 10.1% over the past year.

Data: FRED, Bureau of Labor Statistics; Chart: Simran Parwani/Axios Inflation is escalating fast in Seattle’s metro area. By the numbers: As of the end of June, prices for consumer goods in the Seattle-Bellevue-Tacoma metro area rose by 3.2% over the previous two months, according to the latest Consumer Price Index figures. Inflation in the Puget …

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