Industry News

October 2018 Market Update

Prices continue to outpace 2017. For the year, the median sale price in Dane County stands at $278,000 compared to $265,000 in 2017 – up 4.9%. For all sales reported to the SCWMLS (excluding Dane County), the median sale price is up 8.4% to $159,900 compared to $147,500 for the first 10 months of last […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 11/20/18

September 2018 Market Update

The 573 reported Dane County sales are 88 fewer than last September. Through the first three quarters, sales trail last year by 3.1% and 2016 by 4.3% – the two best years on record for annual home sales in the county. September was cooler throughout much of the region served primarily by the South Central […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 10/23/18

August 2018 Market Update

With August signaling the end of summer, sales of single family homes and condominiums in Dane County remained strong. The 864 reported sales are only 3.3% less than 2017 and 1% less than 2016 – the two best years for annual home sales on record. After 3 years of record and near-record sales, being slightly […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 9/18/18

July 2018 Market Update

  July sales of single family homes and condominiums in Dane County showed surprising strength despite a continued decline in available inventory and increasing prices. The 900 reported sales are only 13 less than 2017 and 15 more than 2016 – the two best years for annual home sales on record. For the year, Dane […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 8/20/18

June 2018 Market Update

The first half of the 2018 real estate housing market has concluded with some up and down results. Sales of single family and condominium homes in south central Wisconsin were generally strong in June and for the first six months of 2018. While some areas are running behind 2017, we must remember what a robust […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 7/19/18

May 2018 Market Update

Sales of residential single-family homes and condominiums in Dane County saw prices continue to rise but the number of sales fall in May. Year-to-date, the median sale price stands at $275,000, which is 6.4% ahead of the same period in 2017. This is reflective of the strong demand from buyers, particularly in the price ranges […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 6/20/18

April 2018 Market Update

      Strong buyer demand continued throughout the South Central Wisconsin MLS region. For the month of April, only Dane County trailed 2017 sales of single family homes and condominiums yet year-to-date results are slightly ahead by 3%. Median sale prices are also ahead of 2017, reflecting the strong demand relative to the available […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 5/17/18

March 2018 Market Update

      According to SCWMLS records dating back to 2003, the median sale price for the first quarter for the entire SCWMLS reporting area has exceeded $200,000 for the first time, coming in at $200,900. What might we expect as we enter the spring and summer seasons? According to the National Association of REALTORS® […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 4/23/18

February 2018 Market Update

Residential single-family and condominium home sales in Dane County for the month of February were the highest since 2006 – following a record setting January. As a result, 2018 is off to the fastest start for the first two months according to SCWMLS records dating back to 2003. The 12-month median price in Dane County […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 3/21/18

January 2018 Market Update

Sales in Dane County started the New Year in record fashion. The 380 reported sales of single family homes and condominiums is the highest total ever for the month of January, eclipsing the previous record of 354 set just two years ago. New listings in January rose 7.5% in Dane County compared to last year, […]

by Bunbury Realtors on 2/20/18