Kent is located south of Seattle. Homes for sale in Kent include foreclosures (bank-owned homes), short sales, new construction, luxury and traditional resale homes. Home styles range from condos to townhomes and single-family homes.
Kent is a city in South King County that covers 28 square miles of land. With a population of 118,000, Kent's residents are spread across the neighborhoods of East Hill, the Valley, and West Hill. While mostly residential and rural, Kent has a revitalized retail core at Kent Station, and a fair amount of warehousing business. Oberto Sausage company and REI have corporate headquarters in Kent.
Kent is the sixth-largest city in Washington. Kent's top employers are Amazon, Kent School District, Boeing, Blue Origin, REI, and Alaska Airlines. If you're looking for a place for shopping, dining, and watching movies, visit the Kent Station at 417 Ramsay Way #4532. Kent has accesso ShoWare Center at 625 W James St. It is a venue for games and concerts. If you're planning to go out for a family picnic, visit the Lake Meridian Park at 14800 SE 272nd St. Lake Meridian Park has picnic shelters, fishing areas, a playground for kids, a swimming area, and a boat launch. Lake Fenwick Park at 25828 Lake Fenwick Rd also features a boat launch and fishing areas. Hikers and bikers love Soos Creek Trail and West Fenwick Park. Kent has Farmers Market at Town Square Plaza every Saturday between June and September and a yearly event named Kent Cornucopia Days 5K every July. The school districts serving students in Kent are Kent School District, Tahoma School district, and Federal Way Public Schools. And the public libraries in kent are Kent Library at 212 2nd Ave N and Kent Panther Lake Library at 20500 108th Ave SE. See all new listings in Kent on SeattleHome.com.
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