For this week's "This Week in Carlsbad," let's take a look back at the month that was. How were sales in September compared to sales of August as well as to sales in September of 2011?
Total sales - 133
Average price per square foot - $257
Average number of days on market - 76
Total sales - 171
Average price per square foot - $255
Average number of days on market - 66
Total sales - 178
Average price per square foot - $264
Average number of days on market - 58
There were 7 more sales (4%) in September versus August and 45 more sales (34%) versus September of last year. Wow!!! What a difference a year makes!
Average price per square foot
The average price per square foot in September was $9 (3.6%) higher than in August and $7 (2.8%) higher than in September of 2011. Prices are slowly but surely on the rise.
Average number of days on market
Homes sold, on average, in 8 fewer days (1.2%) than in August and in 18 (2.4%) fewer days than in September of 2011.
Are you looking for a home but having a difficult time finding one with the low inventory of quality homes on the market? Are you selling your home and receiving multiple offers - or not? Please share your story here and let's make this segment of The Patch interactive. Sharing stories will help all Carlsbad residents benefit from the experiences of others. The more we all know, the more we can all learn!