Market Activity

  • 19Mar2013

    March 19th 2013 Inventory Still Shrinking

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Inventory continues to shrink, sellers remain motivated and buyers are acquiring some beautiful properties here on Sanibel & Captiva Islands. There were 21 price reductions, 9 new listings, 16 new pending sales and 7 closed sales during the past week.

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  • 12Mar2013

    A Record 34 Price Reductions This Week!

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Inventory is down, sellers are motivated, and buyer's are acquiring outstanding properties. This week resulted in 34 price reductions, 11 new listings, 17 new pending sales and 7 closed sales. Be sure to request our newsletter to access links to all properties generating our market activity!

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  • 8Jan2013

    2012 Sales Statistics for Homes, Condos & Lots on Sanibel & Captiva

    Sanibel Real Estate
    SOLD! SOLD! SOLD!

    Sanibel Sales Statistics for 2012

    Property Type.....Closed Sales....Avg. DOM...Avg.Sale Price

    Sanibel Homes--------183 sales---------274 DOM ------ $831,429

    Sanibel Condos-------151 sales---------390 DOM ------ $551,244

    Sanibel Lots--------------33 sales---------505 DOM ------ $487,687

    San. Commercial---------3 sales---------649 DOM ------ $215,333

    SANIBEL TOTAL------370 sales---------345 DOM ------ $681,430

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  • 11Dec2012
    2012 Sales Up Over 2011

    2012 Sales Up Over 2011

    December 11th, 2012: This week resulted in 16 new listings, 18 price reductions, 4 closed sales and 4 new pending sales. So far, 2012 has resulted in 408 closed sales with an average sales price of $788,388, while this same time last year, there were 372 closed sales with an average sales price of $767,988. Now is a great time to find the perfect property here on Sanibel & Captiva Islands!

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  • 18Sep2012

    September 2012 Sales Remain Strong - YTD Best in Seven Years

    Sanibel Real Estate
    September continues with stronger market activity than in years past. For many investors trying to time the market, several indicators are pointing to a short window of flat prices and record low interest rates. This week resulted in 9 new pending sales, 5 closed sales, 9 new listings, and 6 price reductions. Sanibel & Captiva closed sales YTD top $258 million dollars and pending sales top $246 million dollars.

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  • 18Sep2012

    2012 Sales Remain Strong - YTD Best in Seven Years

    September continues with stronger market activity than in years past. For many investors trying to time the market, several indicators are pointing to a short window of flat prices and record low interest rates. This week resulted in 9 new pending sales, 5 closed sales, 9 new listings, and 6 price reductions. Sanibel & Captiva closed sales YTD top $258 million dollars and pending sales top $246 million dollars.

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  • 3Apr2012
    Sanibel & Captiva YTD Statistics - Past 10 Years

    Sanibel & Captiva YTD Statistics - Past 10 Years

    Below are Year to Date sales statistics by Month for the past ten years including total closed sales, average days on the market (DOM), and average sales price. Photo Courtesy of Kyle Sweet, Sanctuary Golf Course Superintendent

    January through February YTD Statistics:

    Date Range, Year.....Closed Sales....Avg. DOM...Avg.Sale Price... Sales Pending

    Jan. thru Feb. 2013 - 51 closed sales -- 327 DOM ------ $943,866----- 50 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2012 - 68 closed sales -- 315 DOM ------ $826,221----- 75 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2011 - 61 closed sales -- 343 DOM ------ $700,384----- 78 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2010 - 43 closed sales -- 334 DOM ------ $647,431----- 51 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2009 - 24 closed sales -- 167 DOM --- $1,117,958----- 24 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2008 - 28 closed sales -- 252 DOM --- $1,037,431----- 43 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2007 - 51 closed sales -- 140 DOM --- $1,041,137----- 59 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2006 - 62 closed sales -- 126 DOM ------ $826,701----- 85 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2005 - 98 closed sales -- 164 DOM ------ $869,941----147 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2004 -101 closed sales --323 DOM ------ $827,596----128 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2003 - 69 closed sales -- 198 DOM ------ $823,361----- 88 pending sales

    Jan. thru Feb. 2002 - 89 closed sales -- 185 DOM ------ $740,149----137 pending sales

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    January through March YTD Statistics:

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  • 7Mar2012
    Cape Coral & Fort Myers Top Nationwide Q4 2011 Price Increases

    Cape Coral & Fort Myers Top Nationwide Q4 2011 Price Increases

    Median single-family existing-home prices rose in about 20 percent of the 149 markets tracked by the National Association of Realtors in fourth-quarter 2011 compared to the same quarter in the previous year, and Florida and Texas are home to nine of the 29 metros with positive growth.

    Nationally, the U.S. median single-family existing-home price fell 4.2 percent year over year in fourth-quarter 2011, to $163,500. Real estate owned (REO) and short-sale properties accounted for 30 percent of home sales in fourth-quarter 2011, down from 34 percent in fourth-quarter 2010, the association also reported.

    The median price rose 25.6 percent year over year in the fourth quarter in the Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Fla., metro area, to $108,000 -- it was the highest increase among the 149 metros featured in NAR's latest report, released today.

    Top 10 Markets with Largest Percentage Increase are...

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