The Long & Foster Market Minute

Focus On: Capitol Hill (SE) Housing Market October 2018

Zip Code(s): 20003
Units Sold
Active Inventory
Median Sale Price
Days On Market
Up 2%
Vs. Year Ago
Up 15%
Vs. Year Ago
Up 3%
Vs. Year Ago
Up 6%
Vs. Year Ago

Units Sold
There was an increase in total units sold in October, with 58 sold this month in Capitol Hill (SE) Real Estate. This month's total units sold was higher than at this time last year.

Active Inventory
Versus last year, the total number of homes available this month is higher by 11 units or 15%. The total number of active inventory this October was 83 compared to 72 in October 2017. This month's supply remained stable as compared to last month.

Median Sale Price
Last October, the median sale price for Capitol Hill (SE) Homes was $780,000. This October, the median sale price was $799,900, an increase of 3% or $19,900 compared to last year. The current median sold price is 10% higher than in September.

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

New Listings
Current Contracts
Sold Vs. List Price
Months of Supply
Up 9%
Vs. Year Ago
Down -6%
Vs. Year Ago
No Change
Vs. Year Ago
Up 13%
Vs. Year Ago

Months of Supply
In October, there was 1.4 months of supply available in Capitol Hill (SE), compared to 1.3 in October 2017. That is an increase of 13% 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 74 homes newly listed for sale in Capitol Hill (SE) compared to 68 in October 2017, an increase of 9%. There were 47 current contracts pending sale this October compared to 50 a year ago. The number of current contracts is 6% lower than last October.

Sale Price to List Price Ratio
In October, the average sale price in Capitol Hill (SE) was 100.0% of the average list price, which is similar compared to a year ago.

Days on Market
This month, the average number of days on market was 33, higher than the average last year, which was 31, an increase of 6%.

The Long & Foster Market Minute Capitol Hill (SE) is defined as properties in zip code 20003.
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