It’s the first weekend of the month, and we’re ready with the latest news on Penfield NY Homes that are for sale and other cool stats like the average sale price and how many have sold in the last 30 days. Specifically, we are focusing on Penfield Stats. Interesting to note that Yates county reported gains of a 72.5 increase in sales and Seneca County posted a 25.5% increase. (You can get more details from the press release.)
As of this posting, 99 Penfield NY homes were listed as active with a median sale price of 300k.
Homes Under Contract
Currently there are 112 properties under contract in an average of 7 days. Just another gentle reminder that the good ones sell fast and that you need to be ready. The median sale price was 230k.
In the past 30 days, 47 Penfield NY homes were recorded as “sold” with sellers receiving an average of 98% of the asking price!! Now, to be honest not every house got that number, some were just under asking price and there have been a significant number of offers over asking price which prompted the 98% stat. The median sale price was $216k.
We are still seeing a very active market for Penfield NY Homes and we expect it to continue into the fall. If you’re thinking of selling, House Logic has some advice:
- Update your curb appeal
- Get a home inspection
- Replace flooring and paint walls
- Clean the Basement, Garage and Attic
- Consult a stager
You can get all the how-to details in the rest of the article!
Thinking of buying? Here’s how to increase your purchase power in a seller’s market according to About.com:
- Offer at least the list price
- Consider a larger earnest money deposit
- Don’t request favors
- Delay possession and give the seller a few extra days to move
- Submit a pre-approval
Be sure to get the rest of the great strategies and tips.
Even if a move isn’t in your future, it’s always a wise idea to understand the value of your home. If you have 30 minutes, we can have your numbers. Buying or selling, consider us your real estate and community resource. Contact us today!