Housing Insights

Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: April 2024 Spring has sprung, and the Abilene housing market is reflecting that with a much-anticipated boost in activity. After a sluggish first quarter, April has brought a refreshing uptick, signaling a strong start to the spring selling season. While rising interest rates and home prices continue to challenge buyers, the inventory of available homes is at […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: March 2024 The Abilene real estate market continues to stabilize, settling into a new normal as we navigate the changing landscape. While home prices have seen a decrease compared to March 2023, overall prices have remained relatively higher in 2024 so far. We anticipate a modest price increase of 1-2.5% by the end of the year. For […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: February 2024 Market Activity Trends Activity is picking up but remains below February 2023 levels. With pending contracts indicating a positive trajectory, March is anticipated to witness a significant uptick, traditionally signaling the onset of the spring selling season. This year holds even greater promise due to favorable interest rates and market conditions. Pricing Dynamics Lower interest […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: January 2024 As January unfolded, it brought with it the gentle stirring of a new year in Abilene’s housing market. While the 115 closed sales is significantly less than many previous months, it’s a reflection of a shifting landscape from the seller’s market that characterized much of 2023. Indeed, last year saw a notable decline in sales […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: December and Year-End 2023 Inventory Surge and Rate Resilience As we bid farewell to 2023, it’s time to reflect on a real estate journey marked by highs, lows, and transformative shifts. The Abilene housing landscape witnessed a notable surge in inventory, with the consumption rate climbing from 1.3 months two years ago to the current 3.5 months. The interest […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: November 2023 In the dynamic landscape of Abilene’s housing market, November 2023 brings a breath of fresh air, especially with the notable relief in mortgage rates. Let’s delve into the latest updates shaping the real estate scene in Abilene. Mortgage Rates Take a Dive: The Federal Reserve’s decision to maintain steady rates and the promising economic outlook […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: October 2023 As we gather to celebrate Thanksgiving, let’s reflect on the state of the real estate market and look ahead to what November holds. Mortgage Rate Relief: October brought a slowdown in the real estate market, primarily due to the impact of mortgage rates. However, there’s good news on the horizon. Positive signals from the Federal […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: September 2023 It’s time to take a close look at the current state of the Abilene housing market. The past year has brought both challenges and opportunities, with shifting interest rates and home prices impacting the landscape. In this article, we’ll explore some of the key trends that are shaping the Abilene housing market and what they […]
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Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: August 2023 August 2023 Housing Stats for Abilene, TX: Navigating a Volatile Market In the ever-evolving landscape of real estate, the housing market in Abilene, TX, for August 2023 continues to be a rollercoaster ride. With fluctuating mortgage rates, prospective buyers and sellers are treading carefully. The upcoming federal update holds promise for potential changes in the […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: July 2023 July 2023 Housing Insights: Navigating a Shifting Market As we delve into the midyear point of 2023, the housing market continues to be a realm of dynamic shifts and evolving trends. Let’s take a closer look at the latest insights that define the current landscape. Interest Rates and Market Expectations The anticipation of a potential […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: June 2023 Market Overview: Embracing the New Normal As we move through June, the real estate market is showing signs of returning to a pre-pandemic state. A critical milestone has been reached with over 3 months of housing inventory available for sale, marking the first time since 2019. While we must adjust to the new pricing paradigm, […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: May 2023 Welcome to Abilene Housing Insights, your source for the latest updates on the local real estate market. In this edition, we’ll dive into the current trends and challenges that homebuyers are facing in May 2023. Stay informed and gain valuable insights to make informed decisions for your real estate endeavors. Market Update: The Abilene housing […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: April 2023 As the housing market in Abilene experiences notable shifts, it’s crucial to stay informed and adapt to the evolving conditions. In this blog, we’ll discuss the changing market trends and provide valuable guidance for both sellers and buyers. Market Analysis: 1. Increased listing inventory: We’ve observed a substantial rise in available listings, indicating a more […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: March 2023 Abilene Housing Market Update: What You Need to Know If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home in Abilene, it’s important to stay up to date on the latest housing market trends. Here’s what you need to know: Prices and Purchasing Power Thanks to lower mortgage rates, buyers in Abilene have more purchasing power […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: February 2023 Quick Thoughts Days on the market has increased significantly in the last 90 days. Sales prices have pulled back slightly to start the year. High demand price ranges are still low on inventory, but improved from most of 2022. Still a Seller’s Market While things are much calmer than they were 6-9  months ago, it’s […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: January 2023 Quick Thoughts It’s not uncommon for January to be a slow month Pending sales are in a much better place looking at February Prices have stayed in the $230,000-$250,000 median range since April of 2022 Mortgage Rates Mortgage rates are expected to remain in the low 6% range for most of the year. There is […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: December 2022 The market is changing, and the wild ride of the past two years is over. Quick Thoughts The closed sales decline should be taken with a grain of salt. A slowing market happened right as the holidays began which are a historically slower time. Annually closed home sales for Abilene are down just over 8% […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: November 2022 Quick Thoughts November is historically a slower month, and overall home sales were very low The lower median sales price is largely a factor of the limited volume Interest rates peaked during November which impacted buyer activity Moving Forward Interest rates have pulled back, and are expected to stay closer to 6% moving forward Prices […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: October 2022 Well yes, I do believe the market has changed. The Highlights Prices continue to remain flat since April. Prices are expected to remain mostly flat through 2023. With a potential to rise ~3%. There is also potential for prices to drop 5%. There is no data to remotely support any kind of “crash” occurring. Interest […]
Housing Insights Abilene Housing Insights: September 2022 The market is changing. Having professional, local, and full-time guidance to guide your real estate decisions is more important than ever. Interest rates have risen more than expected, and positive inflation news remains aloof. The inventory recovery continues to be strong as we get closer to returning to three months of available inventory. Home prices […]