It’s almost Memorial Day already! This year is sure moving fast! And it’s time for our weekly Monday morning Elk Grove real estate market update – this is for the week of May 13th through May 19th. Let’s see what has been happening in the Elk Grove real estate market this past week –
There were 39 SOLD and closed listings in the 3 zip codes of Elk Grove (95624, 95757 and 95758) with the median sales price being $270,150. The average days on the market is 14 days – 2 weeks for a home to sell! Our inventory is moving at a very rapid pace these days. We have seen prices increased steadily while the number of days on the market has decreased!
This is a graph showing the steady increase of our Elk Grove median sales price from Trulia.
Only 47 new listings hit the market in Elk Grove CA last week. Of these 47 new listings, only 11 of these or approximately 25% are Elk Grove short sale homesImray Way and is priced at only $150,000, while the highest priced new listing is a home located in Laguna West on Buckminster Way and is listed at $539,000.
And our pending sales have stayed up every week! 68 listings went pending with the median price being up once again at $299,865 and the average days on the market being 22 days!
Our inventory in Elk Grove is at a 6 year low! Homes are selling quickly and often times for over the list price with multiple offers. Some homeowners who thought they were upside down in their homes have called us recently to discover they actually have equity now! In 2012 we hit bottom! So, if you’re thinking about selling your home in Elk Grove this spring, but think that you should wait until summer, think again!
The market shows no sign of slowing down. Listing sooner than later is the smart play.
How would you like 10 – 20 buyers competing for your home? Take advantage of this RED HOT Elk Grove real estate market! Check back next week for our weekly Elk Grove real estate market update.
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