Winter Park has Strongest Real Estate Sales since 2008

2015 sets post recession record Winter Park Real Estate Sales set a post recession record with $168 million in Total Sales. Results were up in almost all sectors and indicators. This continued the upward movement toward a complete recovery and, if anything, even accelerated that upward trend. Sales were particularly strong in the second half of the year. For All Properties the Number of Sold Listings was up 10% over the 2014 year-end and the Dollar Volume was up 11%. For the second half of the year, the Number of Sold Listings was up 26% and the Dollar Volume of Sold Listings was up 34% year over year. The average price for the whole year was up 1.5%. However it... Read More →

Winter Park Real Estate Improves in July

Just a quick look at the month of July shows that the Number of Sales was even with last year while the Sales Dollars was up 10%. The Average Price was also up by 10%. This is a much better performance than we have seen for the first 6 months. A full copy of the Winter Park Real Estate Year-to-Date Report is available by emailing me at Paul@PaulLewis.net. You can always see all the MLS listings at www.WinterParkRealEstate.NET These statistics were compiled from data from the Grand County Board of Realtors and are deemed reliable but cannot be guaranteed.

Winter Park Real Estate Shows Weak Results through 2nd Quarter 2015

Winter Park Real Estate continued to perform poorly in the second quarter of 2015. The Number of Sold Listings was down 9% for the quarter (-12% for the first half of the year) and the Dollar Volume of Sold Listings was down 14% for the quarter (-17% for the first half of the year). Particularly weak was the Residential Sector (Single Family Homes, Duplexes & Townhomes) where the Number of Sold Listings was down 25% from the first half of last year and the Dollar Volume of Sold Listings was down 21%. The only good news here is that the Average Sales Price is up 5%. The Condominium Sector fared better. While the Number of Sold Listings was down 7%... Read More →

Winter Park Real Estate 2014 Sales Increase was Strongest Ever

The increase in Sales in Winter Park over the previous year was the strongest since 1997. It even beat the record years of 2003 to 2008. The Number of Sales was up 31% and the Dollar Volume of Sold Listings rose an incredible 43%. With $151 million in sales, this year was the best year for sales since 2008. The Average Sale price was up 8.9% The Residential sector (houses, duplexes & townhomes) continued to rise, with the Number of Properties Sold for the final quarter up 7% year over year, & 34% for the total year, while the Dollar Volume rose 22% for the quarter & 42 % for the year from $68 million last year to $96 million... Read More →

Winter Park Real Estate 2014 2nd Quarter Continues Strong Sales

The 2014 2nd quarter saw a significant increase in sales compared to the same period last year. The Number of Sales is up 36% and the Dollar Volume of Sold Listings is up a significant 49%. With $35 million in sales, this quarter surpassed the 1st quarter. Year to date Sales are up 30%, Dollar Volume is up 43% and the Average Price is up 10%. The Residential sector (houses, duplexes & townhomes) continues to amaze, with the Number of Properties Sold for the quarter up 52%, while the Dollar Volume rose 55% from $15 million last year to $23 million this year. For the year, Dollar volume is up 62% The Average Sale price for this sector was down... Read More →

Winter Park Real Estate 2014 1st Quarter Sales Up Sharply over 2013

The 2014 1st quarter saw a significant increase compared to the same period last year. The Number of Sales is up 24% and the Dollar Volume of Sold Listings is up a significant 36%. With $33.5 million in sales, this is the best start in a number of years.the Average Sale Price was also up 10%, largely due to a substantial increase in the volume of residential sales. The Residential sector (houses, duplexes & townhomes) saw a dramatic increase, with the Number of Properties Sold for the quarter up 79%, while the Dollar Volume rose 70% from $13 million to $22.7 million. The Average Sale price for this sector was down, however, about 5%. Condominium sales for the quarter were... Read More →

Winter Park Real Estate Sales Ends 2013 Even with 2012

The 2013 year ended with The Number of Sales up 2 1/2% compared to the year before and The Dollar Volume of Sold Listings down by the same percentage. Total sales were $106 million and the total number of properties sold was 359. This means that the Average Sale Price dropped 5%, however, this was largely due to more condominium & less residential sales, not a price drop for individual types of properties. The Residential sector (houses, duplexes & townhomes) saw a slight decrease, with The Number of Properties Sold for the year down 4.6%, while the Dollar Volume dropped 4.7% from $71 million to $67.6 million. The Average Sale price for this sector was virtually even (-.03%). Condominium sales... Read More →