Every month this quick hit market update will give you a snapshot of home sales in the Lexington County market to include the towns of Chapin, Irmo and Lexington. You will quickly know if the market is hot or cold but more importantly if it is heating or cooling.
Before getting into the numbers, I'll also highlight a featured listing. For this month, checkout the virtual open house for this one of a kind suburban oasis log home on one acre in Chapin. For a closer look, you are invited to come to the open house this Sunday from 1-3 at 154 Back Acres Rd. in Chapin.
As for the market, the table below depicts some key results for the third quarter (June-September) 2015 and the percent variance to the same time in 2014 which is shown in parenthesis.
Lexington County Real Estate Snapshot
Third Quarter 2015
Average sales price
# Days to sell
99 (-9 days)
71 (-25 days)
79 (+1 days)
Overall it's been an active market, especially in Chapin. Accumulated inventory (i.e. homes for sale) in Chapin is half of what it was last year at this time so if you are thinking of selling, consider acting sooner than later. For a free over-the net valuation estimate of what your home might sell for click here.
Thanks for reading and remember to live the good life!!
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