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Austin Texas Real Estate Market Statistics 2016

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Austin Real Estate Market 2016

2016 was another great year in real estate as the median home price increased 7.2% and home sales grew 3.9% compared to 2015. The luxury housing market also saw an increase in sales by 5% while the median price was 2% less than in 2015. Check out the full report summary below.

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2016 Year-End Market Report

Austin Real Estate Sales 2015 vs 2016

  • 29,569 – Single-family homes sold, 3.9% more than 2015
  • $284,000 – Median price for single-family homes, 7.2% more than 2015
  • $353,616 – Average price for single-family homes, 5.1% more than 2015
  • 50 – Average number of days that single-family homes spent on the market, 2 days more than 2015
  • 36,509 – New single-family home listings on the market, 1% less than 2015
  • 5,762 – Active single-family home listings on the market, 5% less than 2015
  • 28,798 – Pending sales for single-family homes, 3% less than 2015
  • $10,456,084,996 – Total dollar volume of single-family properties sold, 9.1% more than 2015

Austin Luxury Real Estate Sales 2015 vs 2016

  • 690 – $1M+ properties sold, 5% more than 2015
  • $1,338,656 – Median price for $1M+ properties, 2% less than 2015
  • $1,592,946 – Average price for $1M+ properties, 2% less than 2015
  • $349 – Average price per square foot for $1M+ properties, 1% less than 2015
  • 140 – Average number of cumulative days that $1M+ properties spent on the market, 7 days more than 2015
  • 12.1 – Months of inventory of $1M+ properties, 0.5 months more than 2015
  • $1,096,774,731 – Total dollar volume of $1M+ properties sold, 2% more than 2015

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