The native financial system is constant to get well from the ravages of the coronavirus pandemic — albeit in matches and begins — in keeping with a number of measures.
Employers within the Seattle space are posting extra job openings once more after the expansion in new listings had leveled off for a spell final month. The variety of new listings has risen even greater statewide, coming near reaching the extent nationwide.
The housing market can be displaying vigor. New listings and gross sales in 23 Washington counties are nonetheless properly above their ranges from the identical time final 12 months.
In the meantime, the expansion in new enterprise begins throughout Washington state seems to have stagnated. Nonetheless, the tempo of latest enterprise formation stays a lot greater than final 12 months.
The expansion in air journey additionally appears to have stalled. Passengers going by means of Sea-Tac Airport fell final week after inching up by simply 200 the prior week whereas complete plane operations have edged decrease in current weeks.