Thursday, March 5, 2015 / by Marie Berthe
That headline might be a little aggressive. However, as the data on the 2015 housing market begins to roll in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR HOME!
We realize that existing home sales stumbled in January compared to December. But, if we compare the current September-January time period to the same period a year ago, we can see that existing home sales have outpaced last year every month with the January sales numbers 200,000 homes greater than last January:
Pending home sales (houses going into a contract) as reported by the National Association of Realtors have also done much better in the last five months compared to a year earlier:
And, buyer demand is continuing to skyrocket:
At the same time, the amount of housing inventory coming to the market compared to last year is plummeting:
With demand increasing and supply dropping, this may be the perfect time to get the best price for your home. Call in a local real estate professional today to see whether that is the case in your neighborhood.
With so much demand and so little supply, your number one goal right now should be building your listing inventory, and we’re here to help. Join us TODAY for a free webinar, 4 Steps to Becoming a Listing Machine – 2pmET/11amPT.
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Ryan Critch, The Real Estate Expert
CEO Ocean400 International Realty