Sarasota Real Estate Sales Inventory Low and Prices Creep Up! And the Median Price increased between +3% to +7.9% in all three counties from a year ago in September. Inventory levels still low between 3.4 to 3.5 months depending upon the county. Hurricane Irma did delay New Listings and Closings as each County Stats indicate for September.
Now the three County news…….
In Sarasota County, the Year to Date Median Price change is an increase of +7.9%. New Listings decreased -28.6% in September and Closed Sales decreased -24.7% in September. Inventory Level decreased only -1.1% and is now at 3.5 months of Inventory. Remember, a Balanced Real Estate Market or a Normal Market has an Inventory of 6 months. For Sarasota County, the Average Days on Market decreased to 71 Days. The Average Sold to Original Listing Price Ratio is 93.6%.
Manatee County experienced an increase of +4.0% Year to Date Median Price. New Listings decreased -32.3% in September and Closed Sales decreased -25.7% in September. Inventory decreased -3.3% and the Inventory Level in September for Manatee County is 3.5 months. For Manatee County, the Average Days on Market decreased to 70 Days. The Average Sold to Original Listing Price Ratio inched up to 94.5%.
Charlotte County saw an increase of +3.0% in the Year to Date Median Price. New Listings decreased -34.1% in September. Closed Sales decreased -21.7% and the Inventory Level increased +.01% (less than 1%) in September. The Inventory Level in September is 3.4 months of Inventory. For Charlotte County, the Average Days on Market decreased to 80 Days. The Average Sold to Original Listing Price Ratio decreased to 93.3%.
Look at the graphics with the Real Estate Activity by County in Manatee, Sarasota and Charlotte Counties to see specific changes to New Listings, Sold, Inventory Levels as well as the Year to Date Median Price Change.
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Published on 2017-10-29 18:01:15