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In the month of October the greater metro area saw an increase in home sales and is outperforming the market of a year ago, but in the city of Austin sales dipped.  One of the reason for the dipping sales numbers in the city reflect the issue of a constrained market and a limited number of new home construction.  

Single-family home sales in the Austin-Round Rock MSA increased 2.2 percent year-over-year to 2,292 home sales in October 2017. During the same time frame, single-family home sales in the city of Austin declined 1.7 percent to 699 home sales. At the county level, home sales volume increased 1.4 percent year-over-year to 1,124 home sales in Travis County, increased 5.4 percent to 794 home sales in Williamson County, and increased 6.2 percent

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Home sales declined across most of the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in September, while inventory levels continued to increase, according to the September 2017 Central Texas Housing Market Report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS®.

"It is important to keep in mind that although home sales dipped in September, this is compared to 2016 which was the record setting home sale year for the Austin-area.  So while sales are down and inventory is rising there is still a healthy demand in the market well above the national and state averages."  Michele Turnquist, CEO of Engel & Volkers Austin.

Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Research at the National Association of REALTORS®, agreed: “Austin has

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For four consecutive months sales volume in the Austin area has eclipsed $1 Billion dollars with median home sales now over $300,000 throughout Austin.  The 2017 Central Texas summer selling season was the strongest on record in terms of single-family home sales and median price across the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). Single-family home sales volume jumped in the city of Austin in August, while median price held steady.

In August 2017, single-family home sales volume in the Austin-Round Rock MSA increased 1.0 percent year-over-year to 2,994 home sales, while home sales within the city of Austin jumped 6.1 percent year-over-year to 927 home sales. During the same month, single-family home sales volume increased 0.9 percent to

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As the summer selling season of year's past has not occurred, along with a large increase of new home inventory.  Across the Austin-area we are seeing inventory leveling and actually at its highest point since 2012!  Home sales volume held steady across the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in July, while housing inventory levels posted strong gains, according to the July 2017 Central Texas Housing Market Report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS®.

In July 2017, single-family home sales volume in the Austin-Round Rock MSA increased 2.8 percent year-over-year to 2,892 home sales, while home sales within the city of Austin declined 2.5 percent year-over-year to 832 home sales. This dip in Austin’s home sales growth

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The Austin area real estate market saw steady growth over the first half of 2017 in average prices as home sales slowed somewhat from their historic marks over the past few years.  This first sign of a normalization in the market could be positive to moderate sales activity and pricing.  In many places around Central Texas, home prices are $10,000 to $20,000 higher than just a year ago though!  See the full market analysis below.

Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

The Single-family home sales in the five-county Austin-Round Rock MSA rose 2.8 percent year-over-year to 14,958 home sales in the first half of 2017, while median price rose 6.4 percent year-over-year to $300,000. Home listings also experienced gains in the first half of

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Demand and supply of housing in Austin continues to set records and May was no exception.  Home sales in the Austin metro reached $1 Billion in May and home sale volume was up nearly double digits year-over-year.  Below is a recap on all homeowners and buyers need to know about the recent trends in the market and what to expect in the near future.  

In May, while home sales dollar volume topped $1.2 billion and set an all-time high for sales dollar volume, according to the May 2017 Central Texas Housing Market Report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS®.  Home sales volume increased 9 percent year-over-year to 3,170 home sales in the Austin-Round Rock MSA and rose 9.7 percent year-over-year to 993 home sales in the city of Austin. Home sales

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To begin 2017 we saw a normalization of the real estate market as home sales began to slow  and inventory began to return to a more normal level.  As we head into the hot summer selling season the market seems to have responded.  Especially in the area;s surrounding Austin with dramatic home sale increases in Williamson and Hays county!  Below is the information that is pertinent for anyone thinking of entering the market as a buyer or seller.  

Home sales in the Austin-Round Rock MSA increased 3.2 percent year-over-year in April 2017 to 2,640 home sales. In the city of Austin, single-family home sales rose 2.2 percent annually to 827 home sales during the same time frame.

At the county level, single-family home sales jumped 8.6 percent

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Analyzing a growing disparity in market conditions among housing price classes, the report underscored the need for policies that create additional housing capacity to meet the market demand and a broader range of housing types throughout the region.

"Now that we are in the heat of Spring selling season we are seeing home sales in the luxury sector really pick up across Austin.  Although overall sales have fallen slightly from peak numbers last year the housing inventory is still low and people, nearly 150 a day, are moving to the Austin area.  We expect home sale numbers to continue to keep a strong pace going into the summer.  We also expect a large number of new homes to come to market over the summer which should help satiate first time buyers."

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Home sales growth throughout the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in February 2017, indicating that the Central Texas housing market is beginning to normalize to more stable market conditions.

Brandy Guthrie, 2017 President of the Austin Board of REALTORS­® commented, “The Central Texas housing market is just now beginning to catch up to itself after years of unprecedented sales growth. It’s important to remember that current figures are being compared to very strong housing market activity in 2016, so a decline in home sales growth does not automatically mean that the market is softening.”

Michele Turnquist, Owner and CEO of Engel & Volkers Austin said "The slowing of the market during the winter months and the fact people were

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Home sales in the Austin-Round Rock area increased 7.0 percent year-over-year in January 2017 to 1,549 home sales. In the city of Austin, single-family home sales jumped 9.8 percent annually to 469 home sales during the same time frame.  Michele Turnquist, owner at Engel & Volkers Austin, said "With a strong start to the year, we expect home sales and values to continue to increase over 2017.  With thousands of newly built homes coming to market in the coming months we hope there is a little easing of demand issues across Austin."

Housing inventory levels remained largely flat across the Austin-Round Rock MSA in January 2017, increasing 0.1 months to 2.0 months of inventory. Housing inventory levels in Williamson County and other markets are now on

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