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Chapel Hill Area Home Sales Shooting Up | Inventory Levels Way Down

Posted by Penny Hull on Fri, Sep 21, 2012 @ 10:09 AM

July 2012 Orange County Real Estate Report

Chapel Hill Home Sales Up Again

Considering buying a new home in Chapel Hill, in the Orange County area? You're not the only one. There was a significant increase in closings in July 2012 versus July 2011, according to the recently released Triangle MLS Report for July 2012.

Chapel Hill Home Sales Report | Market Report Chapel Hill

This is a continuation of a trend in home sale increases in Chapel Hill, mirroring Wake County's market changes.

July 2011 - 119 Closed Sales in Orange County

July 2012 - 156 Closed Sales in Orange County

31.1% Increase in Closed Sales in Orange County

 

In addition, new listings have reduced as well, which means there are fewer choices to select from.

July 2011 - 171 New Listings in Orange County

July 2012 - 167 New Listings in Orange County

 

Months of Supply Down 30.3%

July 2011 - 12.4 Months of Supply in Chapel Hill/Orange County

July 2012 - 8.6 Months of Supply in Orange County

The total available inventory of homes for sale in the Chapel Hill area, specifically in Orange County, has decreased from 1,157 last year to only 872 this year.

24.6% DECREASE in Total Homes For Sale in Orange County


Home Sales in Chapel Hill | Orange County Inventory is Shrinking!6 months of supply represents neither a buyers or a sellers market. Much lower than a six month supply, and Orange County will move to a "Seller's Market".

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