The Long & Foster Market Minute

Focus On: Frederick County Housing Market March 2021

Units Sold
113
Active Inventory
126
Median Sale Price
$345,000
Days On Market
26
Up 4%
Vs. Year Ago
Down -68%
Vs. Year Ago
Up 18%
Vs. Year Ago
Down -43%
Vs. Year Ago

Units Sold
The number of units sold remained stable in March, with 113 sold this month in Frederick County Real Estate. This month's total units sold was higher than at this time last year, an increase of 4% versus March 2020.

Active Inventory
Versus last year, the total number of homes available this month is lower by 265 units or 68%. The total number of active inventory this March was 126 compared to 391 in March 2020. This month's total of 126 is higher than the previous month's total supply of available inventory of 118, an increase of 7%.

Median Sale Price
Last March, the median sale price for Frederick County Homes was $291,500. This March, the median sale price was $345,000, an increase of 18% or $53,500 compared to last year. The current median sold price is 12% higher than in February.

Median sale price is the middle sale price in a given month. The same number of properties are above & below the median.


New Listings
198
Current Contracts
167
Sold Vs. List Price
100.4%
Months of Supply
1.1
Down -4%
Vs. Year Ago
Up 9%
Vs. Year Ago
Up 1.8%
Vs. Year Ago
Down -69%
Vs. Year Ago

Months of Supply
In March, there was 1.1 months of supply available in Frederick County, compared to 3.6 in March 2020. That is a decrease of 69% versus a year ago.

Months of supply is calculated by dividing current inventory by current sales. It indicates how many months would be needed to sell all of the inventory available at the current rate of demand.

New Listings & Current Contracts
This month there were 198 homes newly listed for sale in Frederick County compared to 206 in March 2020, a decrease of 4%. There were 167 current contracts pending sale this March compared to 153 a year ago. The number of current contracts is 9% higher than last March.

Sale Price to List Price Ratio
In March, the average sale price in Frederick County was 100.4% of the average list price, which is 1.7% higher than at this time last year.

Days on Market
This month, the average number of days on market was 26, lower than the average last year, which was 46, a decrease of 43%.

The Long & Foster Market Minute
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REALTOR, Equal Opportunity HousingInformation included in this report is based on data supplied by BRIGHTMLS and its member Association(s) of REALTORS, who are not responsible for its accuracy. Does not reflect all activity in the marketplace. Information contained in this report is deemed reliable but not guaranteed, should be independently verified, and does not constitute an opinion of BRIGHTMLS or Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.