East King County’s population is booming, along with job growth. And with that growth, comes a huge demand for restaurant and retail professionals. According to a recent CrowdStreet report, East King County and the Puget Sound region is now the third-ranked spot nationally on the list of best places to invest in retail. Professionals working in the restaurant and retail industries full, or part time, enjoy living in an area with vibrant and diverse communities, easy access to recreation, transportation, and education.