Osprey FL Real Estate Market Reports – January 2012

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Osprey FL Real Estate Market Reports – January 2012


For the month of January 2012, 33 properties were listed for sale in Osprey Florida, 1 bank owned, 3 short sale and 29 regular resale.  5 out of the 33 properties went under contract (pending) and 5 properties were sold – 1 bank owned, and 4 regular resale.


Average price per square foot was down 7.45% from January 2011.


Average day on market was shorten by 48.9% from January 2011



                                                                Jan. 2011           Jan. 2012


The average dollar per SF                         $ 162.27             $150.17 

The average days on market                        229                   117

The average sold price                              $   626,567         $311,900     

The lowest sold price                                $     54,500         $147,000     

The highest sold price                               $2,200,000         $450,000  

 Number of unit sold                                       12                      5                 



The highest sold price listing was listed $589,000 on December 21, 2010 one year later the property was still sitting in the market until the price was reduced to $475,000 when it immediately went under contract and sold for $450,000 in January 2012. This 2650 square foot home was built in 1969. It is a 3 bedroom 2 bath 2 car garage, heated pool and spa. Located on a salt water canal with dock and slip on site, and no fixed bridged to Gulf of Mexico.    




The lowest sold price listing was listed for $146,900 and went under contract on day 6 and sold for $147,000.  It is a 2 bedroom 2 bath and 2 car garage 1306SF heated area, 2041SF total building area built in 1998, and located in a Rivendell community which has a club house and pool.  It was also bank owned.




From the information above, it shows that when a property is priced right, it will sell quickly. Make sure you are working with a licensed and insured real estate professional that can educate and show you the historical and current price, as well as the cost to replace the house.



To view …Homes For Sale in Osprey Florida



Based on information from the My Florida Regional Multiple Listing Service, Inc. for the period mentioned above .This information may or may not include all listed expired, withdrawn, pending or sold properties of one or more members of the My Florida Regional Multiple Listing Service".


MFRMLS, Inc Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Parties are advised to verify.



Osprey FL Real Estate Market Reports – January 2012



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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Good report.  Home buyer love the very attractive prices in the area.

Have a most productive week!

Feb 28, 2012 08:41 PM
Kwee Huset
Kwee Huset Realty - Venice, FL
Venice Florida Homes For Sale

Roy, thanks, home prices are indeed very attractive. You too have a productive week.

Feb 28, 2012 08:49 PM
Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi, MA, PSA, TRC - Greater Clearwater Florida Residential Real Estate Professional
Charles Rutenberg Realty - Clearwater, FL
Palm Harbor, Dunedin, Clearwater, Safety Harbor

Kwee - I love that backyard with the pool and the slide for the kids...........great photos!!!

Feb 28, 2012 09:06 PM