Growth in list prices is down 3 percentage points since the end of August, but pending sales were still up 30%
Key housing market takeaways for 434 U.S. metro areas during the 4-week period ending September 27:
- The median home sale price increased 14% year over year to $319,769—the highest on record. The 14% jump was the largest since August 2013. Since the four-week period ending July 5, home prices have increased 6.5%. Over that same period in 2018 and 2019, prices declined an average of 4.2%.
- The median asking price of new listings was up 12.8% from a year