February saw a 12% increase in residential real estate sales in the Central Okanagan from January, with 283 sold in February versus January's 250. February residential real estate sales were also up by 8% from February of 2019's 263.
The average price of a single-detached residential home in the Central Okanagan increased by 9% this February compared to last February, coming in at $734,799 compared to February of 2019's $669,073. The average price of townhomes also increased compared to last year, coming in at $503,487, an 8% increase from February of 2019's $462,105. The average price of condos increased 9% in February to $351,814 from last year's $319,824.
The number of new residential listings experienced an increase of 19% from January, with 677 new listings in February compared to January's 549. New listings this February were 3% higher than February of 2019's 659.
The average days on market (DOM) decreased 7% in February to 74 DOM from January's 80 and was slightly up from last February's 73 DOM.
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