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Real Estate Market Update for June 2019
Durham REALTORS® reported 1,093 residential transactions in June 2019. This represents 19 per cent increase from the 918 transactions in June of 2018.
The overall average selling price in Durham Region for the month of June was $620,506, up 2 per cent from $610,728 in June 2018.
Residential transactions and new listings have increased consistently representing significant year-over-year growth. Durham Region saw 2,320 new listings in June, representing a 22 per cent increase compared to June 2018.
“We are seeing a positive shift in the market and strong year-over-year sale and new listing growth. Buyers are starting to move off of the sidelines and into the marketplace following the adjustment period following the OSFI stress test. It is important to note that affordability and housing supply be considered as more buyers move east. Demand continues to be high in Durham and the supply of housing options needs to be able to match that demand,” said Sorichetti The President of the Durham Region Association of REALTORS®