RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc
Chris Smithson

15 Month Whatcom County Home Market Summery

August 2019 was a Seller’s market!

June 2018 through August 2019 

The number of for sale listings was up 3.8% from one year earlier and up 9.6% from the previous month. The number of sold listings decreased 3.9% year over year and decreased 5% month over month. The number of under contract listings was up 6.6% compared to previous month and up 10.9% compared to previous year. The Months of Inventory based on Closed Sales is 1.9, up 5.7% from the previous year.

The Average Sold Price per Square Footage was up 3.9% compared to previous month and up 9% compared to last year. The Median Sold Price increased by 2.8% from last month. The Average Sold Price also increased by 0.9% from last month. Based on the 6 month trend, the Average Sold Price trend is “Appreciating” and the Median Sold Price trend is “Neutral”.

The Average Days on Market showed a downward trend, a decrease of 2.9% compared to previous year. The ratio of Sold Price vs. Original List Price is 98%, was the same compared to previous year.

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Chris Smithson

Bellingham Realtor Chris

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RE/MAX Whatcom County, Inc.

913 Lakeway Drive Bellingham, WA 98229



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