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The #OrlandoRealEstate market continues to move a bit slower than 2022, but slower sales have not had an effect on prices. Total sales were 11% lower than a year ago with just 1,982 homes of all types closing in December 2022.The slower pace of sales has had an impact on inventory with the number...
01/18/2024
The inventory of homes available for sale continues to climb on high interest rates. Prices too are up from a year ago rising 3% to $377,000. The number of sales is once again lower when compared with October 2022 with just 2,429 homes of all types closing during the month. That is down 11% compa...
12/13/2023
The number of homes of all types available for sale is of course still up compared to last year. There were 5,149 homes for sale in May up 33.7% compared to a year ago, but up only 1 home compared to April. The number of closed sales was down 20.2%  with 3,150 closed transactions last month compa...
06/27/2023
Orlando real estate numbers continue to be solid. Inventory remains high compared to a year ago with 5,148 homes of all types available for sale compare to just 2,670 a year ago. However, that is still less than a two month supply of homes for sale. The median price remains strong at $370,000 hol...
05/22/2023
Inventory and prices remain higher than a year ago, with sales numbers quite a bit lower than last March. Currently inventory is just over double what it was last year with 5,052 homes available for sale. However, that number is 9% lower than February, and March is the fourth month in a row with ...
04/17/2023
I started my Orlando real estate blog 15 years ago. RealEstateOptimist.com has been on the first page of Google searches for just about that entire time. My blog was featured as one of 10 nationally by Realtor.com, and has been quoted by numerous publications since 2008. This week FeedSpot.com na...
04/07/2023
The latest #OrlandoRealEstate market report for February 2023 is in. Take a look at the brief video below. Inventory is up 140% from a year ago, but down for the third month in a row. Homes available for sale declined over 9% compared to January. Sales declined 30% from a year ago, but increased ...
03/15/2023
Most people are trying to find ways to save money these days. One expense you may not have thought about is your mortgage insurance. If you purchased a home and put less than 20% down, chances are you may have a mortgage insurance premium wrapped up in your mortgage payment. Some of you may wonde...
02/06/2023
Since the Federal Reserve started raising rates last year, we have seen the inventory of available homes increase and sales decrease when compared to the prior year. This continued in December. Inventory was up 146% compared with December 2021, and sales declined 42% over the same period. The rat...
01/17/2023
Climbing interest rates continue to have an impact on closed sales and new contracts. Closed sales dropped 27.8% with 2,716 homes of all types closing compared to 3,760 a year ago. New contracts declined over 50% from 3,583 to 1,788 compared to October 2021. Slowing sales have pushed the inventor...
11/29/2022
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Orlando Real Estate Blog, news, statistics, marketing reports, insight, opinions. Orlando real estate includes, Winter Park Windermere, Apopka, Ocoee, and Winter Garden, as well as Conway and Dr. Phillips areas of Orlando.