Sarasota Real Estate Sales: October 2013
Posted by Annette Smith on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 7:08 AM By Annette Smith / November 25, 2013 Comment
Total real estate sales in Sarasota County slowed a tad after “large year-over-year increases over the summer months in October 2013.” Property sales totaled 818 in October 2013 compared to 793 sales in October 2012. Last month’s total sales of 817 were almost identical to the latest sales results. Of the total sales in October, 582 single family homes and 236 condos sold compared to 518 single family homes and 275 condos in 2012.
“Median sale prices climbed dramatically in Sarasota County in October 2013 compared to last October numbers. Single family home prices were up 11.6 percent ($185,776 this year compared to only $166,500 last year), and condo prices spiked by 20.7 percent ($175,000 this year compared to only $145,000 last...