Fewer houses sold in Barrie last month compared to November…but they sold for more.
More than 100 (103) homes changed hands – down from 167 the month before. The average selling price was up 2.4 percent to $464,193.
In Simcoe County, there was a 1% boost in the average price to $481,367 with a slight decline in units sold.
“2018 was an interesting year in the housing market – we had new mortgage rules come into play and saw a market that was balancing over the year.”
– Tanai Artenosi, 2019 BDAR President
Year over year, sales were 20.4% in Barrie but prices were slightly higher (0.7%) at an average $485,815.
There was a 13.8% decline in sales in Simcoe County with an average price of $499,233 – 3.9% less than the average for 2017.
Tags: Barrie, Barrie and District Association of Realtors, Housing, prices, Real Estate, Simcoe County