Here’s a look at the South Central Kansas Real Estate Market for May 2019. According to statistics from the REALTORS® of South Central Kansas, there’s a 0.3 percent increase in the average sale price of homes in this area. Read more about this month’s real estate market trends.
📈 A Look at South Central Kansas Stats
We started May 2019 with a median sale price of $145,000 for single-family homes. We see an increase from the last month’s $138,000, but when it comes to a comparison with this time last year, the number remains consistent. The average sale price for homes in this area is $162,873, which is up 0.3 percent from the beginning of May 2018.
There were 863 closed sales in April 2019, which shows a decrease of 2.6 percent from the 886 homes sold this time last year. We moved into May 2019 with 1,984 active listings for the South Central Kansas area. This number shows a decrease of 7.1 percent from the beginning of May 2018.
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💵 What does this mean for buyers?
South Central Kansas recorded 1,247 new listings for April, which shows a 6 percent drop from the 1,327 seen this time last year. There were 1,514 pending contracts and 1,086 contracts written during April.
The trend of more new homes being listed as we move toward summer remains on target. We’re likely to see more new homes listed, but the competition between potential home buyers should remain strong due to the low inventory numbers we’ve seen this year.
💲 What does this mean for sellers?
South Central Kansas single-family resident home sellers are receiving 97.8 percent of their listing price with an average of 42 days on the market. Both the percentage of listing price and average days on the market improved when we compare last month’s stats.
With winter behind us, the interest in new homes hitting the market is increasing with the temperatures. See how much your home is worth in today’s real estate market to decide if this is the right time to list your house for sale.
🏘️ Wichita Homes for Sale
Here are the most recent home listings just added to the database in the average sale price range for Wichita. All homes here are priced at $162,873.