Checking The Pulse Of The Kansas City Real Estate Market
The most recently released Kansas Association of Realtor market stats, covering home sale activity for Kansas during November, indicate home sales volume fell 7.1%. This slow down comes after a 3.5% increase in homes sales at last month’s check. The fall in home sales should not come as too big of a surprise however given how hot the market at this time last winter, which is what our current market is being compared against.
Overall in the state of Kansas, we remain in a balanced real estate market with 5.8 months of inventory on the market. This is up slightly from last months 5.5 months of inventory. While home sales volume fell this month, average home sale prices continue to rise. Compared to last November, home sales prices increased 11.3%, which follows up last month’s 8.4% increase.
Locally in the Johnson County Kansas, a seller’s real estate market continues with 578 homes sold (closed) during the past month. Compared to the current volume of homes for sale in Johnson County Kansas, we have 3.2 months of inventory currently for sale.
Posted by Jason Brown