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Sarasota real estate market: January 2013 Sales Up 22 Percent Over Last January

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that "[t]he Sarasota real estate market saw sales leap by 22 percent in January 2013, compared to January 2012 – a great start for the new year, and evidence that the 2012 real estate market boom is continuing unabated". 

A total of 466 single family homes and 160 condos with respective median sales prices of $183,800 and $130,000 sold last month.

Pending sales rose to 1,047, the highest level in 9 months while available inventory remained near the lowest level in a decade at 3,846. Currently, only 470 properties listed for sale on the MLS are either short sales or foreclosures. 

According to SAR President, Roger Piro, "[w]e are seeing some sellers returning to the market to take advantage of the spring buying season, so our inventory level has increased slightly (...). The biggest current trend remains the high level of market activity – foot traffic at open houses, competitive bidding for available homes, and tremendous volume of sales".

To read the full January 2013 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact Kijner & Sons International Realty at info@kijner.com.

Sarasota Real Estate Market: October 2012 sales jump 24 percent over last year

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that "[m]embers of the Sarasota Association of Realtors® sold 719 properties in October 2012, a robust 24 percent increase over last October's figure of 577 total sales. The sales total was also 10.9 percent higher than in September, when 648 properties changed hands".

A total of 516 single family homes and 193 condos with respective median sales prices of $176,000 and $160,000 sold last month.

Pending sales rose to 954 and available inventory of homes on the market increased to 3,517 compared to last month's 3,460. 

According to SAR President, Laura Benson "(...) the Sarasota real estate market is in full recovery mode, and our members are remaining very busy helping clients buy and sell property (...) This is probably the optimum time to list your home, if you've considered selling during the recent time period. The season is almost upon us, and our winter residents and visitors will begin to arrive soon."

To read the full October 2012 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact Kijner & Sons International Realty at info@kijner.com.

Sarasota real estate market remains hot in August

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that "[m]embers of the Sarasota Association of Realtors® sold 819 properties in August 2012, up 36 percent from last August as the hot summer sales market in local real estate showed no signs of cooling off". A total of 587 single family homes and 232 condos with respective median sales prices of $169,945 and $149,000 sold last month.

Pending sales rose to 953, available inventory of homes on the market dropped to 3,504 and 507 properties for sale were either short sales or foreclosures. 

According to SAR President, Laura Benson, "[t]he old adage says all real estate is local, and in Sarasota, we are experiencing a resurgent, vibrant, energized market - the best we've seen since the end of the boom years in 2006 (...) SAR members have been reporting incredible sales numbers, and competition for available properties is high due to the very low inventory. My advice to buyers would be to get off the fence - you might miss out on your dream home."

To read the full August 2012 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact Kijner & Sons International Realty at info@kijner.com.

Sarasota Real Estate Market: July sales continue hot streak

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that "[t]he Sarasota real estate market remained active and strong in July 2012, with 699 closed sales reported by members of the Sarasota Association of Realtors®". 

A total of 523 single family homes and 176 condominiums sold with respective median sales prices of $178,000 and $176,000. Pending sales rosed to 919 and available inventory of homes on the market dropped to 3,644.

According to SAR President, Laura Benson, "[t]he Sarasota real estate market remains a bright spot in Florida and the nation (...). We couldn't have asked for a better second quarter, and of course the amazing numbers were not expected to continue indefinitely. But the fact we haven't seen any big drop off in sales, and we are significantly ahead of last year's pace, is great news for our members."

To read the full July 2012 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact Kijner & Sons International Realty at info@kijner.com.

Sarasota Real Estate Market: June 2012 Sales in second quarter at highest level since 2005

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that "[w]ith 864 closed sales transactions in June 2012, the Sarasota real estate market achieved the highest level of quarterly sales in seven years, with 2,604 sales from April through June".

According to the Sarasota Association of Realtors® (SAR), a total of 603 single family homes and 261 condominiums sold with respective median sales prices of $178,500 and $195,000. Pending sales dropped to 860 and available inventory of homes on the market to 3,816.

According to SAR President, Laura Benson, "Sarasota is clearly the place to be if you work in the real estate industry. Agents [...] are very, very busy trying to keep up as the buyers explore our market for the best deals."

To read the full June 2012 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact Kijner & Sons International Realty at info@kijner.com.

Sarasota Real Estate Market: April 2012 sales hit a new seven-year high

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that according to the Sarasota Association of Realtors® (SAR), "April 2012 saw yet another seven-year high for monthly sales, hitting 886 total closed transactions (...), the highest number of sales since August 2005 (...) when there were 908 total sales".

A total of 589 single family homes and 297 condominiums sold with respective median sales prices of $175,000 and $191,750. Pending sales remained high at 1,068 and available inventory of homes on the market dropped to 4,283. There was also a continuous decline in short sales and foreclosures to 621 this past month.

According to SAR President, Laura Benson, you need to buy now as "[t]he decline in the available inventory has been remarkable, and competition for homes and condos generally creates upward price pressure (...) Buyers and potential buyers should understand that the current market scenario is clear - if you wait, you will miss out. We're at a decade low for inventory, the mortgage interest rates are at the lowest level since the 1950s, and Sarasota remains the nation's perfect place to relocate."

To read the full April 2012 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact Kijner & Sons International Realty at info@kijner.com.

Sarasota Real Estate Market Trending Toward Normalcy

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that according to the Sarasota Association of Realtors® (SAR), "a steady drop in property inventory for sale [to 4,408], combined with a stable sales demand in the Sarasota Real Estate market, is pointing toward normalcy, healthy property appreciation in the coming months". As for numbers, a total of 601 properties were sold in August 2011 in the Sarasota, Florida area, an almost 6% increase from August 2010 with 567 sales. There were 445 single family homes and 156 condos sold last month with a median sales price for both of $165,000. As for pending sales, they rose to 813.  

To read the full August 2011 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact us at info@kijner.com.

Sarasota Real Estate Market: Sales Moderate in July 2011; Inventory Continues to Drop

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that according to the Sarasota Association of Realtors® (SAR), a total of 599 properties were sold in July 2011 in the Sarasota, Florida area, a 14.3% increase from July 2010 with 525 sales. There were 445 single family homes and 154 condos sold this past month with respective median sales prices of $169,900 and $145,000. As for pending sales, they rose to 799 last month.  

To read the full July 2011 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact us at info@kijner.com.

Sarasota Real Estate Market: Sales surge continues in May; condo prices soar

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that according to the Sarasota Association of Realtors® (SAR), a total of 796 properties were sold in May 2011 in the Sarasota, Florida area - the second highest total in the last six years. 546 single family homes and 250 condos were sold this past month with respective median sales prices rising to $159,000 and $218,750 while inventory dropped to 5,010, a significant decrease from last month's level of 5,258. As for pending sales, they dropped to 841.  

To read the full May 2011 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact us at info@kijner.com.

 




Sarasota Real Estate Market: Local Real Estate Market Continues Strong Spring Surge

by Kijner & Sons International Realty

Kijner & Sons International Realty is pleased to announce that according to the Sarasota Association of Realtors® (SAR), a total of 759 property sale were closed in the Sarasota real estate market in April 2011 continuing a strong spring spurge that reached the 800 level in March with prices maintaining their highest levels of the year for both single family-home and condos. 533 single family homes and 226 condos were sold this past month with respective median sales prices of $155,430 and $ 185,500. Inventory dropped to 5,258 (the lowest level in six years) and pending sales to 959. To quote SAR President Michael Bruno, "Even without the federal tax credit, Sarasota is emerging as a market leader".  

To read the full April 2011 SAR Report and get all the statistics, please click here

To learn more about real estate opportunities in the Sarasota area, contact us at info@kijner.com.

 

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