September was another good month for home sales in the Greenville SC area with single family sales up 17% over last September. Year to date sales are up 20% and barring a total melt down in Washington DC the balance of the year should show continued growth. Interest rates have risen off the historic lows but still remain at attractive levels. The number of single family homes for sale in our Greenville MLS has remained consistent for all of 2013.
Below is a recap of real estate activity based on information from the Greenville Multiple Listing Service for the month of September 2013.
- There are currently 4,446 single family homes for sale and 692 of these are to be built/under construction/new never lived in homes.
- During the month of September there were 665 single family homes that closed for an average price of $188,845 and sold in an average of 82 days on market. The sales price represents a 3.3% discount off asking price.
- Year to date there have been 6,480 single family home closings and that compares to 5,180 for the same time period in 2012.
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