For those who are following what’s taking place within the housing market right now, you understand that many people believe the winter months in Portage County aren’t an excellent time to sell a property.
As realtor.com Senior Economist George Ratiu not too long ago noted,
“Sellers are typically more reluctant to checklist during the colder time of 12 months when the market sometimes makes a seasonal slowdown.”
However, a recent report by ShowingTime reveals how this yr is totally different. Buyer activity is considerably up in comparison with the same time the previous 12 months. The report explains,
“The nation’s 12.6% growth in home showings in comparison with 2018 was the most vital leap in purchaser site visitors throughout the present four-month streak of year-over-year will increase. The West Area saw the greatest progress in activity, with a 23.1% jump – the region’s greatest within the historical past of the Exhibiting Index.”
The increase has spread across all 4 regions of the nation, as the graph under reveals:
In Portage County, waiting for the “spring home buyers market” could be a mistake this year. It appears the purchasers are already out and trying to purchase.