Market Conditions for Sharon

October 2017

Median Sale Price
$155,000

 UP 60.20%
vs. Month Ago
Homes for Sale
8

 DOWN -27.27%
vs. Month Ago
Homes Sold
3

 DOWN -25.00%
vs. Month Ago
Avg Days on Market
61

 DOWN -37.75%
vs. Month Ago

Median Sale Price

The median sale price for homes in October was $155,000. The median sales price for homes in October rose by $58,250 compared to last month. This represents a 60.2% increase from September. Compared to the same month last year, the median price of homes fell by ($13,500) representing a -8.01% year-over-year change.

The median sales price is the middle value of all sales occurring in the market during the past thirty days when you arrange these sales prices from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average as the median does not change as much as a result of a few unusually low or high sales prices.

Homes for Sale

The inventory of homes for sale fell by 3 in October to 8. This represents 27.27% decrease from September when 11 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 14 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 6 representing a -42.85% year-over-year change.

Homes for sale represents the number of active listings on the market during the specified month as reported in the MLS system operating within the market area.

Homes Sold

The inventory of homes for sale fell by 3 in October to 8. This represents 27.27% decrease from September when 11 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 14 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 6 representing a -42.85% year-over-year change.

Homes for sale represents the number of active listings on the market during the specified month as reported in the MLS system operating within the market area.

Avg Days on Market

The average days on market for a home sold in October (61) decreased by 37 days compared to September. This represents a 37.75% decrease in days on market for homes in the market from the previous month. Compared to the same month last year, the days on market for homes sold increased by 12, a 24.48% year-over-year change.

Average Days on Market is the time period between the date when a home is listed for sale in an MLS system and the date it is sold.

Sale/List Price Ratio

The Sale/List Price Ratio of 95.05% in October rose by 17.04% compared to September and increased 5.11% compared to the same period last year.

Sale/List Price Ratio is the sale price of a listing divided by the original list price expressed as a percentage. The Sale/List Price Ratio for the market is determined by adding the Sale/List Price Ratio for each listing sold in the market during the month and dividing by the number of listings sold during the month.

New Homes

The number of homes listed in October (3) fell by 2 compared to September, a 40% change. Compared to October 2016, the number of new listings increased by 3, a % year-over-year change.

Newly Listed Homes are the total count of homes that have been listed within the market area during the most recent month, as reported in the MLS system(s) operating in the market area.

Median List Price Homes

The median list price in October was $128,500. The median list price for homes in October fell by ($26,500) compared to last month. This represents a 17.09% decrease from September. Compared to the same month last year, the median list price of homes increased $128,500 representing a % year-over-year increase.

The median list price is the middle value of all currently active listings as reported in the MLS systems in the market area when you arrange these list prices from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average as the median does not change as much as a result of the existence of a few unusually low or high list prices.