Bonita Springs and Estero Home Prices Fall

Bonita Springs and Estero Home Prices Fall

Home Prices FallSellers have watched Home Prices Fall in March of this year, according to the latest Bonita Springs-Estero Association of Realtors (BEAR) market reports.  Both the median sales price and average sales price fell during the month.  In fact, in January alone, there were over 1,500 price reductions in the area.

At the same time, inventory is also rising quicker than homes are going pending in all price points.  The result is a shift towards a buyers market.  The good new is, overall, the Bonita Springs and Estero markets are still offering buyers many lifestyle choices and amenities, as well as pricing that is moving towards realistic expectations.

Single Family Home Sales March 2018

March Single Family Home Real Estate Highlights:

  • Median Sales Price decreased from $415,000 up to $405,00, or 2.4 percent
  • Existing inventory increased from 619 condos for sale up to 674 or 8.9 percent
  • Closed sales decreased from 125 up to 107 condo sales or an 14.4 percent
  • New pending sales increased 1.9 percent up from 162 units up to 165 for the month

Condo Home Sales March 2018

March Condo Real Estate Highlights:

  • Median Sales Price increased from $245,000 up to $271,400, or 10.8 percent
  • Existing inventory increased slightly from 582 condos for sale up to 561 or 3.7 percent
  • Closed sales increased from 99 up to 117 condo sales or an 18.2 percent
  • Pending sales increase 35.6 percent up from 118 units up to 160 for the month

Overall, the condo sales fared better than single family homes in Bonita Springs and Estero. While home prices fall for single family homes, condo sales actually increase during the month of March.

March 2018 Market Reports:

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Bottom Line:

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If you’re looking for information about a specific community in Bonita Springs, Estero or Naples, please contact me and I will prepare a custom market report for you.  I will provide the market information and insights to help make sure you select your dream home!

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About Matt Klinowski, PA

Naples Golf GuyThe above information was provided by Matt Klinowski, an expert in Southwest Florida real estate.  When you are ready to buy or sell a single family home or condo in Naples, Bonita Springs or Estero, contact me. With almost 20 years of experience I can help provide the market information and insights into individual communities to help you find the perfect home.  Most importantly, I will handle all the negotiations to make your real estate transaction as smooth as possible.

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April 25, 2018 Posted by Matt