THE MOST CURRENT RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE NUMBERS 9-11-2015

house photo

Most Current Residential Property Highlights

We just got the very latest Portland/Metro real estate numbers. The Portland metro area saw a little cooler real estate activity in August, but the market remains strong. Inventory rose slightly in August to 1.9 months. We are feeling a slight slowing down of the market which is typical for this time of year. The total market time decreased slightly, to 41 days (how long it takes to sell). There are currently a total of 5,837 active residential listings in ALL the Portland metro area.

Activity has been higher in 2015 than in 2014 across the board. Pending sales are up 24.4%, closed sales are up 21.8%, and new listings are up 8.5% for the year.

Average and Median Sale Prices

Prices continue to rise in 2015 compared to 2014. Comparing each year through August, the average sale price rose 6.2%. In the same comparison, the median sale price rose 7.0%.

All neighborhoods are different. If you would like to know what is happening real estate wise in your neighborhood or maybe, the one you would like to buy in, please don’t hesitate to give me a call, email, or text. I look forward to hearing from you.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s