Seattle PI:

Seattle-area home prices are falling at an increasingly faster rate after a long, slow recovery, according to a new report.

Prices in King, Pierce and Snohomish counties fell 4.1 percent in October from a year earlier and a seasonally adjusted 1.2 percent from September, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices..."The double-dip is almost here," David Blitzer, chairman of S&P's Index Committee, said in a news release