Average price of real estate in St. John’s has increased slightly again this month. Average price of a home in St. John’s is hovering around $288,000. For most of the year listings have been on the increase and sales at a decrease but we are starting to see a shift in the market now. Listings are slowly decreasing and sales are starting to pick up. We are up 11% this month compared to 2010 but there is virtually no change on a year to date perspective. There are lots of buyers in the market place and we are still classified as being in a “buyers market” according to CMHC. Average sales price for a home in Newfoundland is now $248,678 up from the mid 230′s from last year. The bulk of the sales are in the 260k to 350k price range. Expired listings are up still from last year, by 25% Contact us for a free market evaluation on your home.
Total # of MLS Listings [October] = 813 (based on residential stats)
Total # of Sales [October] = 514
Number of Active Listings in the NLAR MLS System (ALL of Newfoundland) = 3778
Here is a break down by area for the month of October
St. John’s Real Estate: Listings = 162 Sales = 102 Sales/Listings Ratio = 63%
Average sale price for a home in St. John’s: $296,165 for the month of October and the 12 month average $288,291
Mount Pearl Real Estate: Listings = 30 Sales = 25 Sales/Listings Ratio = 83%
Average Sale Price (12 month average): $262,379
Paradise Real Estate: Listings =59 Sales = 40 Sales/Listings Ratio =68%
Average Sale Price (12 month average): $318,443
East Extern Real Estate: Listings = 45 Sales = 26 Sales/Listings Ratio = 58%
Average Sale Price (12 month average): $309,886
Conception Bay South Real Estate: Listings = 48 Sales = 31 Sales/Listings Ratio = 65%
Average Sale Price (12 month average): $270,910
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