Key Market Indicators – August Recap 2020
Whatcom County Housing Update - Resale Only
We're virtually sold out in Whatcom County up to $750,000 (89 percent of sales activity). Buyers will find the greatest selection and availability of new listings coming on the market during September and October, until next March. Additionally, as we head into the year 2021, the intensity for each new listing will remain at a frenzy.
Additionally, luxury home sales activity above $750,000 is healthy.
One Word: WOW!
Average % of
New Listings (Pending)
in the First 30 Days
Unbelievable Interest Rates
Source: Mortgage News Daily
V-Shaped Sales Recovery is Underway in Real Estate
Many current and prospective homeowners are curious about how real estate is faring in today’s economy. Historically low interest rates and strong buyer demand has made the real estate market a bright spot in the national economy.
Recently, Lawrence Yun, the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) chief economist, noted that there are no indications real estate activity will wane any time soon, as the true V-shaped sales recovery continues.
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