Any first time home buyers planning to take advantage of the $8,000 stimulus program need to be under contract by mid October to ensure closing by the program's expiration date of November 30th. With the new mortgage guidelines and the volume of activity expected, you don't want to wait much longer.
Below is a snapshot of the single family home real estate activity through September for the Greenville area. This information is provided by the Greater Greenville Association of Realtors.
- 470 homes sold in September for an average of 95.1% list to sell
- 114 Days on Market for homes sold
- 5641 Active listings with 902 of these being new never lived in homes
- Year to date sales of single family homes are down 25% in units compared to 2008
The Greenville SC real estate market continues to outperform most of the rest of the United States and still offers solid values for home buyers. Please visit my Greenville SC home search and let's get started finding your new home.