The median home price was $474,590 in September, which was an increase of 4.0 percent from August and a 9.5 percent increase from September of last year. The median home price has increased by approximately $41,350 in the past year.
A seasonally adjusted 44,096 homes were sold in September, which was up 0.8 percent from August and up 4.4 percent from September of the previous year. Currently, 2016 is outpacing 2015 by approximately 30,422 home sales.
The sales-to-new-listings ratio rose to 62.1 percent in September, while a seasonally adjusted 71,002 new listings came on the market. This ratio could indicate a seller?s market in the majority of regions.
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