The Long & Foster Market Minute

Focus On: York County Housing Market April 2020

Units Sold
419
Active Inventory
981
Median Sale Price
$205,000
Days On Market
47
Down -12%
Vs. Year Ago
Down -36%
Vs. Year Ago
Up 14%
Vs. Year Ago
Down -10%
Vs. Year Ago

Units Sold
There was a decrease in total units sold in April, with 419 sold this month in York County Real Estate versus 524 last month, a decrease of 20%. This month's total units sold was lower than at this time last year, a decrease of 12% versus April 2019.

Active Inventory
Versus last year, the total number of homes available this month is lower by 542 units or 36%. The total number of active inventory this April was 981 compared to 1,523 in April 2019. This month's total of 981 is lower than the previous month's total supply of available inventory of 1,042, a decrease of 6%.

Median Sale Price
Last April, the median sale price for York County Homes was $179,900. This April, the median sale price was $205,000, an increase of 14% or $25,100 compared to last year. The current median sold price is 12% higher than in March.

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


New Listings
314
Current Contracts
239
Sold Vs. List Price
98.7%
Months of Supply
2.3
Down -63%
Vs. Year Ago
Down -63%
Vs. Year Ago
No Change
Vs. Year Ago
Down -27%
Vs. Year Ago

Months of Supply
In April, there was 2.3 months of supply available in York County, compared to 3.2 in April 2019. That is a decrease of 27% 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 314 homes newly listed for sale in York County compared to 850 in April 2019, a decrease of 63%. There were 239 current contracts pending sale this April compared to 649 a year ago. The number of current contracts is 63% lower than last April.

Sale Price to List Price Ratio
In April, the average sale price in York County was 98.7% 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 47, lower than the average last year, which was 52, a decrease of 10%.

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.