Fort Mill’s housing market (29715 and 29708 zip codes) was unquestionably a home seller’s market in December 2020, characterized by much lower inventory, razor-thin months supply of housing, fewer days on market, higher sale prices, and higher pending and closed sales.
Fort Mill Housing Market Snapshot: December 2020
Latest news on the Fort Mill real estate market in December and what it means for you…
Fort Mill’s housing market (29715 and 29708 zip codes) remained a seller’s market in December 2020 with much lower inventory, lower months supply of housing despite an increase in new listings, higher average home sale prices, and higher pending and closed sales.
Pending sales increased 58.9% and closed salesincreased 26.7% year-over-year in December.
New listings increased 18.5% in Fort Mill year-over-year, but did little to alleviate inventory shortages. Despite the increase in new listings, housing inventory dropped 59.6% year-over-year. The months supply of homes decreased 63.2% to just 0.7 months from 1.9 months in the same month one year ago.
Average days on market decreased 39 days to 20 days versus the same month one year ago. Median days on market were 5, decreasing 26 days versus the same month one year ago.
Sellers received a median 100% of list price, up 2% year-over-year. Buyers clearly had minimal negotiating room for Fort Mill homes.
Average home sale prices increased 3.2% in December 2020 versus December 2019, while median home sale prices decreased 0.9%. Average sale price was $387,248 and median sale price was $329,000. The small decrease in median home sale prices is most likely due to the price mix of homes sold in Fort Mill and not a result of dropping home values.
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