Second Quarter statistics from NAR and July's monthly Real Estate activity report from GENRIS are in. For Mendon, Henrietta and Pittsford, NY, once again a mixed bag.
For zip code 14506 in Mendon, days on market have improved--10 days average! Price appreciation is 2.68% average. For zip code 14467 in Henrietta, days on market is averaging 30 days and -6.22% drop, for zip code 14534 in Pittsford, 35 days on market and -6.71% drop.
For the MLS area as a whole, closings rose over June by 14.4%, but are off 11% year to year. Median sales price is up 5.7% over the month, but off 0.4% year to year.
According to NAR's scale of 1-5 (1 being a pure buyer's market and 5 being a pure seller's market), Monroe County is 3, balanced between buyers and sellers.
With interest rates at continued lows and the awareness of the new $7500 refundable tax credit, the market should improve through the Fall into next Spring.
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