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Rainmaker
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John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

I have no strict numbers to give you, Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist, but it seems far more of our listings are vacant than occupied. At the same time, more houses that are viewed are also vacant than occupied.

Aug 20, 2021 04:20 PM
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Bruce Walter
Keller Williams Realty Lafayette/West Lafayette, Indiana - West Lafayette, IN

Hi Kathleen,  

Last two years it comes out to 37% of Sharon's listings were/are vacant.  I was very surprised as we have sold more estate and investor properties than I thought.  

 

I would say maybe 10-15% of the properties I have shown in the last two years are vacant.

Aug 20, 2021 03:52 PM
Rainmaker
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTAcondos.com
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

10% Vacant

90% Occupied

Aug 20, 2021 05:33 PM
Rainmaker
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Since we do mainly fix & flips, so for us the vast majority of our listings are vacant. 

Aug 20, 2021 04:53 PM
Rainmaker
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
CEO of Vision Drive Realty - Coastal San Diego

That varies year to year for some reason. Although my 2021 stats are for obvious reasons in CA LOL. 👇

e.g.

In 2020 80% were vacant. 

20% owner occupied and none were tenant occupied.

In 2021 at least 50% have tenants and are challenging to show,

while the remaining  50% is:40% vacant, 10% owner occupied.

Aug 20, 2021 04:41 PM
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Kat Palmiotti
eXp Commercial, Referral Divison - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Well, since I focus on land, all are vacant. :-)

Aug 20, 2021 06:40 PM
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Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Evolution - 447 Boston Street, Suite #5, Topsfield, MA - Topsfield, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

I don't know that but the condo I put under agreement last week was vacant. During our search I'd say 50% of the condos we looked at were vacant

Aug 21, 2021 08:24 AM
Rainmaker
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Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Real Estate Broker Retired

Lots are vacant which is surprising. 

Aug 21, 2021 06:26 AM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I've listed only two in the past year that were vacant. A very small percentage.

Aug 21, 2021 05:57 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

Interesting question posed....occupied be my wares but have done both

Aug 21, 2021 05:25 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Whan active most listings were owner occupied. As for other listings about 80% were owner occupied.

Aug 21, 2021 04:18 AM
Rainmaker
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Ernie Steele
Lebanon, PA

At least 80% are occupied by owners or tenants. 

Aug 21, 2021 04:12 AM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Currently most our listings are Vacant land, however of the homes we have listed all are filled except for one.

Aug 20, 2021 10:37 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Not a precise figure, but I would say over the last 5 years 75% of my listings have been occupied.  I don't keep track of vacant showings but would guestimate about the same over the last 5 years. And then there are those that are vacant and staged, vs. not!

Aug 20, 2021 08:00 PM
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Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

No more listings, no worries.

Aug 21, 2021 07:13 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

I have listed only one that was vacant this year.

Aug 21, 2021 06:52 AM
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Tony Lewis
Summit Real Estate Group - Valencia, CA
Summit Real Estate Group Valencia & Aliso Viejo

I estimate that about 20% of my listings and showings have been vacant.  It would be great to know the actual numbers.

Aug 20, 2021 07:39 PM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate Services

Thank you everyone for your comments.  There is a specific reason I asked the question.  A follow-up question will be posted today.  

Aug 21, 2021 08:28 AM
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Peter den Boer
Atlanta Communities - Woodstock, GA
MBA,GRI, Associate Broker, Realtor

I am guessing about 50/50 in both scenarios. Never really thought about it till now. Seems like there have been more vacant recently though. Wonder why?

Aug 24, 2021 08:02 AM
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Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

currently it's 50/50, but that's odd for my market.  Mostly I'd say I run 75/25 vacant/occuppied.  Seems like this year has been closer to the 50/50 mark.  Could be that this "work from home" thing brought people to the lake house that weren't typically here.

Aug 21, 2021 06:19 PM
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Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

Very very rarely would a listing be vacant in my market.  We also have very few leased up here either.  If they are, the landlord handles all notifications of showings and must provide written 24 hour notice.

Aug 21, 2021 03:30 PM
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Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

Vacant to both

Aug 21, 2021 11:51 AM
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Don Baker
Lane Realty - Eatonton, GA
Lake Sinclair Specialist

I only work with buyers.  And 80% of listings I show are weekend/vacation homes with easy appointments.

Aug 21, 2021 10:06 AM