2019: January Sales in Jackson Hole

What happened in January?

What Sold

After an explosive 2018 (read the 2018 Annual Report), 2019 was off to a solid start with 39 sales totaling over $82 million in dollar volume. Both stats exceeded numbers from Dec 2018 by 22% and 24%, respectively. While the average sales price ticked up slightly to just over $2.1 million, the median sales price increased significantly in January, up $300,000 to $1.335 million, representing the third highest median sales price in the past 12 months. Properties that closed in January did so at an average of 95% of their list price, a drop from the 96-98% levels seen throughout all of 2018. Only 5 properties sold at or above list price in January, a number that could reach as high as 20-25 in some months in 2018. January saw an unusually high number of single family homes sales, representing nearly 60% of all sales. Land sales were predictably low, recording just 3 vacant land sales in January. There were 5 sales over $3 million in January, including an 8,300 sq ft house in Indian Springs that was listed for $15.5 million. It’s interesting to note that there have been at least 5 sales/month in this high-end price range ($3MM and above) for the past 10 months.

Real Estate Transactions

$82,106,071

Total Sales Volume

95%

Average Sold:List Ratio

$1,335,000

MEDIAN SALES PRICE

59%

Single Family Home Sales

15%

of property sales were under $500,000

23

TRANSACTIONS OVER $1M

Thinking of Selling?

In December, more than 3 out of 4 new listings were priced over $1 million. Inventory for the sub million market remains low, with continued high demand. If you are thinking of selling this spring, why wait? Contact me for a opinion of your property's market value.
Note: All statistics are pulled from Teton Board of Realtors Multiple Listing Service for residential sales/listings in Teton County, WY for the dates specified above. It is estimated that sales outside of MLS account for an additional 10-20% of transactions/volume. Contact Katie for more details.

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