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Supply remains level as does demand, at a 4% increase so far in 2018, compared to 10% by this time in 2017. Rental prices have remained more or less level from 2016 through to 2018.

Compared to the average, JB Goodwin gets rental listings filled 9 days faster!

Specific numbers to look out for, compared to 2017:

  • Total home leases are up 5%
  • Property leases are down 4%
  • Single-family home leases are down 6%

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There are many benefits to working for JB Goodwin Realtors. The training and support you receive, the resources offered to help you grow your business, and the ability to work in a rapidly growing market are just a few items that draw in some of the top real estate talent to Austin, TX. However, it is the culture, work environment, and sense of family that rises to the top of list of why someone would want to work for JB Goodwin. In the summer time, these traits are in full display.

While many companies hold gatherings or events to mark the mid-way point in the year and review numbers, JB Goodwin redefines how a company brings their employees together to build this great community. The annual JB Goodwin Realtors company picnic is an expansive

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austin real estate mls statistics, June 2018

It's that time again! Take a look at the latest Austin Real Estate MLS Statistics for June 2018!

The median price of a home in Austin continues to climb, with a value of $305,100 in the first half of the year - compared to 293,200 in 2017. Inventory levels remain more or less consistent over last month.

Market highlights:

  • Demand is up 4% overall
  • Real estate inventory remains low at 2.9 months
  • Total units sold are up 4% overall, with 17,330 units sold

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Austin MLS statistics, june 2018

The results are here! Join us as we take a close look at the May 2018 real estate statistics for the city of Austin.

After a slower beginning to the year, the median cost of sold homes has surpassed 2017, with $302,300 compared to $293,200. Inventory continues to hold steady at a low 2.7 months of available inventory.

At 5 months into the year, the trend of continued rising median home prices is sure to continue.

Other highlights:

  • Total units sold is up 6% from 2017
  • 6% more units were sold up to May this year, compared to the same time period in 2017
  • Inventory level is down 4,400 compared to 8 years ago

austin real estate MLS statistics, May 2018

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austin house for rent

Supply continues to remain level as demand is up 4% so far in 2018, compared to a 10% increase by this time last year. Rental prices have remained more or less level through 2017 and into 2018.

The average price per square foot of a rental in Austin are $1.33 for apartments/townhomes and $1.15 for single-family homes.

Specific stats to look out for:

  • Home leases are up 6%
  • Property leases are up 1%
  • Single-family home leases are down 6%

austin real estate mls leasing stats - june 2018Total leases are up across the board: apartments, condos and single-family homes at an average of 4%.

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austin real estate mls stats, april 2018

Have no fear, the April 2018 real estate statistics for Austin are here!

The total units sold as well as the median price of homes in Austin are both up, with 7% and 2% increases respectively. These are impressive numbers despite a drop in inventory of 2.8%.

In fact inventory levels are down 4,600 units compared to eight years ago.

Important market notes:

  • Overall demand is up 7%
  • More than 10,000 units have been sold this year to date
  • Inventory remains low, at only 2.4 months

Austin MLS Sold Comparison, April 2007-2018

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austin real estate mls leasing statistics - may 2018

Supply remains level while demand continues to grow by 7.5% in 2018, with prices remaining level from 2017.

Total leases are up across most property types, with home leases up 10% compared to the first four months on 2017.

Here are a few of the key statistics to pay attention to:

  • Total leases are up 7.5%
  • Property leases are up 2%
  • Leases of single-family homes remained relatively level
  • The median price per square foot of both apartments & single-family homes remained more or less level

Steady growth is the name of the game in Austin's tight leasing market. Overall statistics remained consistently level across the board, with modest growth in several key areas.

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austin real estate market statistics

Hot off the press! The March 2018 real estate statistics for Austin are in!

The median house price has now surpassed 2017 totals, with total units sold up 7.7% compared to last year. Inventory, while remaining quite low, has increased to 2.2 months from 2.0 months compared to February's stats.

The real estate market in Austin continues to take off with home values soaring to new heights.

Market highlights:

  • Total units sold are up 3%
  • Total inventory is down 2.8% compared to last year
  • Over 7000 units have been sold since the beginning of 2018!


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austin real estate mls leasing statistics, april 2018

Statistics have remained remarkably level across the board, with apartment occupancy remaining above 90%.

Supply is up with 200 new properties added to the market, with demand remaining more or less level.

Here are a few of the key statistics to pay attention to:

  • Total home leases increased by 4%
  • Total property leases increased by 9%
  • Total single-family home leases increased by 6%
  • The median price per square foot for apartments, etc. dropped by 6 cents
  • The median price per square foot for single-family homes remained steady

The main takeaway is that the leasing market throughout Austin remains extremely healthy, with steady growth seen in many different segments.

austin real estate, JB Goodwin April 2018 leasing statistics

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jb goodwin austin real estate agent analyzing stats

The results are in! Let's take a look at the February 2018 real estate statistics for Austin.

After some gains over last month, the average cost of sold homes still lags behind 2017, with $291,000 compared to $293,200. Inventory continues to hold steady at a low 2 months of available inventory.

We are only two months into the year and the trend of continued median home prices is sure to continue.

Other highlights:

  • Total units sold is up 2% from 2017
  • 6% more units were sold in February, compared to 2017
  • Inventory is down 1%, compared to February 2017
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