Athens Market Update – September 2020
With fall in full swing and winter quickly approaching, let’s not forget to pay attention to the changing Athens market! Take a look at our Athens market update for the month of September to understand residential real estate activity in your area. Mark Spain Real Estate has summarized the key real estate trends of the Athens market so you can stay well-informed!
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The Hard Facts – Athens Market Update
- Number of active listings was down 32% from one year earlier, and down 15% from the previous month
- Compared to last year, the average number of days homes spent on the market was down 29% at 40 days
- The median sales price in September was at $259,000
- The number of units sold increased 8% year over year, and decreased 14% month over month
What does this mean for you?
Buyers, this smaller number of active listings may signal that those who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. The increase in the number of units sold is a plus for buyers. Higher year over year figures indicate more buyers were able to find what they were looking for compared to the previous year.
Sellers, the decrease in the number of active listings year over year means that there is less competition in the market. The average number of days home spent on the market decreased from 57 days last year to 40 days this September. This lower number of days signals a positive trend in the local inventory turnover rate! Sellers are able to sell their home faster than before. The number of homes sold decreasing month over month is simply indicative of the unprecedented time we are going through.
Mark Spain Real Estate is here to help you make smart and informed real estate decisions. Navigating the real estate market can be difficult, and you don’t want to do it alone. Mark Spain Real Estate gets you maximum exposure to Athens coupled with an unparalleled level of customer experience. Our team knows the Athens market well, and your experience is our top priority. Take advantage of the real estate market now and get your home sold FAST! Contact us today to get a head start.