Thursday, July 12, 2007

Florida House Price Trends Report

Tampa, Fl July 12,2007.
NAR issued its latest forecast: A pickup in existing home sales by the end of 2007 with a recovery in 2008. A rebound in new home sales, according to the forecast, will shadow the resale industry, with a turnaround in 2008. Median existing home prices should drop 1.4 percent in 2007 and rise 1.8 percent in 2008.

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Waterchase Real Estate Report for July 2007

As of 7/12/07 there are 52 Single Family homes for sale in Waterchase ranging from $329,900 for a 2046 sq.ft home to $1,149,900 for a 4929 sq.ft 4 bedroom 5 bath home. The avg. listing price per sq.ft is $208/sq.ft. down from $215 in May 2007 and the avg. days on market(DOM) is 100 down from 118 days in May 2007. So your avg. Waterchase home is 3,128 sq.ft in size and lists for $651,259 and is a 4/3/3. That amount is $32,643 less than the $683,302 avg. price back in May 2007 which is a decrease of 4.7%. Today, I will give you a run down on Mar Azul, Allicante and Savona. In the village of Mar Azul- There are currently 7 listings down from 8 in May 2007 and ranging from $869,900 for a 3737 sq.ft home to $1,149,900 for 4929 sq.ft. home with DOM currently at 119 down sharply from 141 in May 2007. The avg. house is listed at $249 sq.ft. down from $271 sq.ft. and has an avg. price of $949,628 which is down from $1,121,991 in March. Alicante - There are currently 6 listings which is down 1 from May 2007 and ranges from $719,900 for a 2993 sq.ft home to $949,500 for 3408 sq.ft. home with DOM 77 which is down from May's 80 DOM and listing for an avg. of $258 sq.ft. or an avg. price of $864,866. Savona - There are currently 7 listings which is unchanged from May 2007, ranging from $449,900 for a 2438 sq.ft home to $675,000 for a 3000 sq.ft. home with DOM currently at 73 down sharply from 159 DOM in May 2007 and listing for an avg. of $199 sq.ft. which is unchanged from May 2007. The Waterchase Community seems to be slightly favored toward a buyers market but is starting to firm up on the sellers side.

Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Tampa, Fl. July 10, 2007
Freddie Mac’s top economist released his forecast for 2007 home sales yesterday: a total of 6.28 million new and resale homes for a decrease of 6.7 percent from 2006 numbers.

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Friday, July 6, 2007

Luxury Homes in Tampa Bay

July 7th 2007, Tampa, Fl.
Football fans with money represent a new market niche for upscale condos. Most say they would live in the stadium if they could, but instead buy a unit – some selling for over $1 million – that they use only when attending a game.

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