Gainesville Real Estate Market Report August 2020
Gainesville Real Estate Market Report for August 2020. Here is the 5th full month of statistical data about our local real estate market that were DIRECTLY impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic. We are now combining our monthly market reports as one report. Now our report will show stats for both the single family home market, and our condominium and townhouse market. You will see both the single family homes and condominiums sections below with detailed stats for each category. You will find other statistics on each chart. We love numbers and hope you enjoy our monthly market reports. You can also download the reports under each of the charts. **Note these August stats are the 5th month’s indicator to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Single Family Homes Market
New listings that came on the market in August are 294 homes. This proves a seller’s market with frustrated buyers on low inventory. Our new PENDING contracts are up to 311. Closed Sales in August were 273 homes. We sure love to keep track of our market stats and will be sharing these reports each month. The charts will show statistics for the current year, then compared to last year and the change when comparing each year. This is our Gainesville real estate market report for August 2020. The buyers are buying. And sellers are selling – even during the COVID-19 pandemic. Realtors are working with their buyers and sellers to follow CDC practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gainesville Condominium Market
The chart below shows the stats for the Gainesville CONDOMINIUM Market. Closed condo sales are 82 units for August, and 32 of those sales were cash buyers. There were 77 NEW LISTINGS. And in August, there were 58 condos changed to PENDING. Our months supply of inventory is 2.8 months. Our Gainesville Real estate market has low inventory on units for sale. Listings are selling faster, which is shown under medium time to sale or medium time to contract percentage. Median Sales Prices are up.
Gainesville-Alachua County Association of Realtors® provides their statistics to the Florida Realtors® each month and they compile statewide data that allows them to compile these reports. Each month we will publish Gainesville’s real estate statistics. This data is compiled by Florida Realtors® Research & Statistics division and is available after the 23rd of each month. Our monthly market reports help us understand Gainesville’s market condition.
The Gainesville FL Real Estate market is STRONG, even with the COVID-19 Pandemic. Real Estate is an essential business, and buyers actively looking for homes in the current low inventory market. It is a seller’s market. Call us and let talk about BUYING or SELLING your home or condo in the Gainesville Area.