How’s the Real Estate Market? – September 2017 Market Report
Fall is here! Hooray! So…how’s the Real Estate Market in Palestine, Texas? Let’s take a peek at the numbers, shall we?
In the last 30 days, the Palestine Texas Association of REALTORS® MLS had the following activity:
Check out the differences in the same 30-day segment of this same 30-day period a year ago vs. today. Highlights include:
So…What does this all mean?!
As of today, the market absorption rate is 4.68. Whatever does that mean?! It means that if no other properties were listed for sale in Palestine, TX, it would take a little over 4.5 months to deplete the housing inventory in Palestine, Texas. An absorption rate between 3-6 months is generally considered a balanced market. Overall, there is less inventory this month over last and properties are selling on average 52 days faster than last month.
Will the pendulum swing another direction as we head deeper into the fall market? The market is forever shifting and watching the data is a great way to keep an eye on the market trends. It will be interesting to see what next month’s data has in store. Happy fall housing, yall!
See last month’s report here
See Sept 2016 report here
UNFORTUNATELY REQUIRED DISCLAIMER: This data was compiled from Palestine Area Association of REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service by Lisa Priest, Broker with Picket Fence Realty for informational purposes only. Please note that this data does not include commercial properties or unimproved acreage and includes properties with a 75801 or 75803 zip code only. This data is current as of 9-14-17 and is not a warranty of future market conditions of any kind. This information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Lisa E. Priest loves to watch the trends and is a Palestine, Texas Real Estate Broker / REALTOR® with Picket Fence Realty, Inc. You can reach her via phone or text at 903-948-3343 or read more at BuyPalestine.com.