Q1 2023 Delaware Market Report

Real Estate Agent with COMPASS RE See Skills

The real estate market locally has been building momentum and getting
stronger in the first quarter of 2023. Despite a temporary lull in inventory,
record-breaking numbers have still been reported in many areas, reflecting
the resilience of the market.

We are standing by and ready to leverage the best tools in the
industry to help you reach your real estate goals this year — whether that
means readying your home to list for maximum return, or finding the home
you’ve been waiting to fall in love with.

No matter your real estate goals, we’re glad they brought you here. We hope
this upcoming spring brings you warmth, joy, and an excitement to explore
the incredible neighborhoods within our region. 


The following data represents all residential market activity by county, based on Broker Metrics data as of 4/10/23. While all county data reflects longer Days on Market (DOM) and fewer sales in Q1 2023 vs Q1 2022, average sales price has increased in all markets, indicating strong values and a consistently strong seller's market.


County Q1 2022 Sales Q1 2023 Sales Q1 2022
Avg. Price
Q1 2023
Avg. Price
Q1 2022
Q1 2023
Kent 621 483 $302k $324k 26 41
New Castle 1,553 1,138 $326k $345k 21 28
Sussex 1,314 1,006 $545K $604K 42 55


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Comments (2)

Bill Salvatore - East Valley
Arizona Elite Properties - Chandler, AZ
Realtor - 602-999-0952 / em: golfArizona@cox.net

Thank you for the Q1 report. Good information, thanks for the share. Have a great Tuesday. Bill 

May 16, 2023 06:36 AM
Debe Maxwell, CRS
Savvy + Company (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

Thanks for sharing your market update with us. Buyers & sellers in your area would benefit from your services. Have a great day!


May 23, 2023 09:24 AM