Real estate activity for the Dallas/Fort Worth area has been hot hot hot for the past 4 years! Home prices are rising all over the metroplex as noted here; averages are great, but it’s ideal to focus on specific communities.
Southlake, Texas * Real Estate Activity For July 2016 vs. July 2015
59 homes sold in July 2016 in Southlake, Texas. This is 20 fewer homes than the 79 homes that closed in July 2015.
- The average sale price for the homes that closed in July 2015 was $767,832.
- The average sale price for the homes that closed in July 2016 was $727,077.
- The average market time (aka Days on Market) for the homes that closed in July 2015 was 42 days.
- The average market time (aka Days on Market) for the homes that closed in July 2016 was 73 days.
- The total amount of volume for the homes that closed in July 2015 was $60,658,728.
- The total amount of volume for the homes that closed in July 2016 was $42,897,543.
Homes Under Contract For July 2016
There were a total of 70 homes under contract or sale pending through July31, 2016. The average market time for these homes was 43 days. The average list price for the homes under contract was $782,500.
Current Southlake Texas Homes For Sale Inventory Levels
There are currently 237 homes on the market in Southlake Texas. The average list price is $999,170. The average market time for these homes is 112 days. The market absorption rate as of July 31, 2016, was 4. This means that if no other homes came on the market in Southlake, it would take 4 months to deplete the remaining homes on the market. This is considered a “buyer’s” market.
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Special Events in – August 2016
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Friday, August 19, 6pm – Dragon Rally Details
Community Pep Rally and Fundraiser located at Feedstore BBQ and back pasture!!
Come meet the 2016 Dragon Football Team, eat some BBQ with the proceeds benefitting Dragon Football, and greet each other for some ol’ fashioned community fun! Music & dancing, Live auction, Bounce house, Mr. Softee. The Football team will be autographing footballs and posters. Emerald Belles and Dragon Cheer will be hosting activities and giveaways!
Monday, August 24 – Carroll ISD – First Day of School
Check out the Carroll ISD Back to School Website for details
The above information regarding the “Southlake Texas Real Estate Market Recap – August 2016” was provided by Nicole Smith with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. Nicole has over 20 years of experience helping families buy and sell homes in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. If you’re thinking of selling or buying, she’d love to share her knowledge and expertise.