time on market Archive

Historical Low Time on Market to Sell a Home

Since 1987, NAR’s Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers has tracked the number of weeks on the market a home is listed. In 2014 and 2015, homes sold on the market at a median of four weeks. This is...
September 7, 2016

In What States Did Properties Sell Quickly in April–June 2016?

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks members “For the last house that you closed in the past month, how long was it on the market from listing time to the time the...

Median Days on the Market Down to 41 Days in May

Tight inventory has led to shorter time on the market. The median days on the market fell to 41 days in May (46 in April). Short-sales had the longest days on market at 79 days (73 days in April)...

Thirty-Seven Percent of Homes Sold in Less than a Month

Multiple bidding in a low inventory environment continues to lead to shorter days on the market. About 37 percent of REALTORS® reported that in March recently sold properties were on the market for less than a month when sold...

Median Days on the Market Down to 62 Days in March

Tight inventory has led to shorter time on the market. The median days on the market fell to 62 days in March (74 in February). Short sales had the longest days on market at 81 days (101 days in...