August Market Update: Atlanta

August Market Update: Atlanta

August Market Update: Atlanta

By Mark Spain Real Estate

The month of August is coming to its end! The summer real estate market has ended, a new school year has started and cooler weather is approaching. As we head into September, let’s not forget to recap August! We have provided a market update of Atlanta’s August real estate market for you. Knowing these trends can ensure you can make well-informed decisions and stay in the know this fall!


The Hard Facts- Atlanta Market Update

  • The current median price sold for a home is up 9.1% from this time last year, jumping from $243k to $265k
  • The supply of available homes is up by 5.6% from this time last year, with inventory increasing from 35,049 to 37,000
  • A home’s average days on market has increased slightly from this time last month, but has remained stagnant from this time last year, currently residing at 44 days on market


What Does This Mean For You?

Sellers, median sold prices are up! This is a great time to sell and capitalize on your maximum return on investment. According to ATTOM Data Solutions, average profit margins for homeowners is up. Although there is a slight increase in the days on market, it’s nothing to be concerned over. This is simply a natural result of the market slowing as families begin to prioritize new school schedules. There is still plenty of opportunity to take advantage of higher average sold prices.

Buyers, inventory is up which means your options are plentiful! This season has seen mortgage rates fall to the lowest they’ve been in nearly three years, it’s an excellent time to buy a home and secure a low mortgage. The slight increase in days on market means you have plenty of time to start your search and snag your dream home!

Guaranteed Offer Program

Mark Spain Real Estate strives to deliver an unparalleled client experience. We provide a Guaranteed Offer Program for our sellers who are in need of a fast sale and do not want to compromise on the sale price. With the Guaranteed Offer Program, we offer a competitive cash offer and enable you to close within 21 days!

You are able to bypass the market with no showings or open houses. At Mark Spain Real Estate, we want to alleviate all of the stresses that come with selling a home, we want you to enjoy the process as much as possible. You will be able to move on to the next chapter of your life with ease!

Mark Spain Real Estate strives to be the most knowledgeable in the markets! We take pride in being named the most trusted real estate firm in the industry. We take time in strengthening our knowledge of technology, real estate, and self improvement to feed our drive of continuously learning and growing! 

Our team prepares many training activities, podcasts, and books to aid us in our ever-growing need to learn and grow. One of our core values is to continuously learn and grow, which is one way we have set ourselves apart. We strive to lead with a servant’s heart and exemplify this is all that we do!

Does this market update have you thinking about moving? Navigating the real estate market can be difficult, and you don’t want to do it alone. At Mark Spain Real Estate, we are here to help! Contact us today to get a head start.

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