The real estate market in Barrie continued to rebound in June.
Sales in Barrie up were 53 percent last month compared to May; the average price was 6.2 percent higher at $552,164.
Across Simcoe County sales rose 62.9 percent with an average price of $569,982 – a 3.1 percent increase over May.
Sales activity in the second quarter, at the height of the COVID-19 lockdown, was not as strong as last year. Sales in Barrie fell 10 percent compared to a year ago, though prices increased by 10 percent.
In Simcoe County there was a 7.4 percent decrease in units sold during the quarter. The average price of homes sold was 12 percent higher than a year ago.