Still going up: September home sales in San Antonio, Texas

Real Estate Broker/Owner with Robin Rogers, Silverbridge Realty, San Antonio, Texas 398351

Table set for a celebration of a home sale - 8142 Shumard Oak, San Antonio, TX 78223The upward trend in sales of San Antonio residential real estate continued last month, with a 7% increase compared to September of 2011. Both average and median home prices rose by 2% from last year, too. The National Association of REALTORS® gives much of the credit to the Federal Reserve’s decision to buy mortgage-backed securities, which has had the effect of keeping interest rates at historic lows.

The number of homes and condos sold in the San Antonio metro increased all through 2012, with a total of 15,175 sold compared to the same time in 2011. A total of 1,683 homes were sold in September.

Although residential home sales were down 30% in 2011 from 2006, median home sales prices went up slightly. The median price of $152,500 in September 2011 rose to $157,900 a year later, according to the San Antonio Board of REALTORS®.

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Robin Rogers, REALTOR, Broker-owner, TRC, MRP, CRS

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Comments (1)

Carl Winters
Canyon Lake, TX

Thanks Robin for the update. San Antonio and surrounding area is expanding in all areas which gives us continued growth.

Carl Winters

Oct 16, 2012 10:57 PM