Market Updates

Sarasota Area Market Update – July 2014

Property sales again top 1,000 in Sarasota County For the fourth straight month, property sales in Sarasota County topped 1,000 in June 2014, continuing a hot streak and signaling burgeoning strength in the local real estate market. Closed sales in June this year totaled 1,048, an improvement of 5.1 percent from the June 2013 figure […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – June 2014

Property sales continue hot streak in Sarasota County The early summer started as hot as the spring in Sarasota County for property sales, with exactly 1,100 closed sales reported in May 2014 – 747 single family homes and 353 condominiums. The figure was slightly lower than April’s total of 1,195, and also slightly lower than […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – May 2014

April 2014 has second highest number of property sales in Sarasota County history Sarasota County saw the second highest level of sales in its history in April 2014 – a total of 1,195 closed transactions recorded in the My Florida Regional MLS system. That figure was topped only by the 1,223 sales reported a decade […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – April 2014

Property sales top 1,000 in Sarasota County Property sales in Sarasota County for March 2014 topped 1,000 for the first time since May 2013, repeating a spring sales surge witnessed in the past few years. In addition, distressed sales remained far below the levels experienced four years ago (see P. 14 article), indications of a […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update -March 2014

Sarasota County market sales maintain steady pace Property sales in Sarasota County for February 2014 maintained a very steady pace, and median sale prices for single family homes and condos also reflected market stability and integrity. Single family prices have been remarkably even for the past 12 months, while condo prices have seen somewhat more […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – February 2014

2014 begins with Sarasota County market heating up New listings in Sarasota County were up substantially in January 2014, sending the total inventory to a 32-month high level, up 10.6 percent from December 2013 and yet another sign of a market in a strong recovery period. In a recovering market, new listings and the overall […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – January 2014

2013 ends on high note for Sarasota County real estate Sarasota County median sale prices for single family homes and condos in December 2013 were up double figures over last December as the real estate market ended the year on another high note. Single family home prices were at $189,950 in December, compared to $165,000 […]

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Sarasota Area Market Update – November 2013

 October 2013 median prices soar over last year Median sale prices climbed dramatically in Sarasota County in October 2013 compared to last October numbers. Single family home prices were up 11.6 percent ($185,776 this year compared to only $166,500 last year), and condo prices spiked by 20.7 percent ($175,000 this year compared to only $145,000 […]

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