Ashley York

January 2016 New Lenox Real Estate Market Conditions

January 2016 New Lenox Real Estate Market Conditions

There were 162 New Lenox homes for sale in January, down 16.5% from January 2015, with 194 homes for sale. There were 27 homes closed in New Lenox during January 2016, up 8% from last year with 25 closings last January.

Have you heard about the FHA 203k Renovation Loan Program?

While looking for a home have any of the below scenarios happened to you?

- You love the location of a home but it doesn't have an open concept.

- You want to just move right in and not have to change the carpet or update the kitchen.

November 2015 New Lenox Real Estate Market Conditions

There were 185 New Lenox homes for sale in November, down 15.1% from November 2014, with 218 homes for sale. There were 29 homes closed in New Lenox during November 2015, up 26.1% from last year with 23 closings last November. 

MARCH 2015 NEW LENOX REAL ESTATE MARKET CONDITIONS

There were 185 New Lenox homes for sale in March, down 11.5% from March 2014, with 209 homes for sale. There were 34 homes closed in New Lenox during March 2015, up 47.8% from last year with only 23 closings last March.

What to look for in a real estate agent

The spring market is here!  Soon you will be seeing many new properties coming on the market.  If you are thinking of listing your property now like many others there are a few things your should consider.

Thinking about buying new construction?

Thinking about buying new construction?

Are you deciding if you want to buy new construction?  If so, there are a few things you should keep in mind when doing so.  

First, find a great agent to help you.  Getting an agent that is experienced in working in new construction will help you get the best deal for your money.

Preparing your house for the upcoming cold weather

Are you wanting to save yourself some money in the coming months?  Let The York Team help you out with that.  There are many different ways you can save on energy and items around the house that will result in lower bills.

September 2014 New Lenox Real Estate Market Conditions

There were 230 New Lenox homes for sale in September, up 5.5% from September 2013, with 218 homes for sale. There were 44 homes closed in New Lenox during September 2014, up 10% with 40 closings last September.

Importance of a Home Inspection

Many of our clients ask us if it really necessary to get a home inspection. We believe it is always in the best interest of our clients to do so. Unless you are a professional home inspector,

June 2014 New Lenox Real Estate Market Conditions

Let’s take a look at the New Lenox real estate market conditions during June 2014.

There were 234 New Lenox homes for sale in June, down 0.8% from June 2013, with 236 homes for sale. There were 58 homes closed in New Lenox during June 2014, up 28.9% with 45 closings last June! With nearly the same amount of homes for sale as last year but more closings, you can see more properties are selling!

The average market time for New Lenox during June 2014 was 125 days compared to 165 days last year in June, which is 24.2% lower! The average list price in New Lenox during June 2014 was $313,485 which is 14% higher compared to last June’s average list price of $274,989. The average sales price during June 2014 was $250,500 up 12.3% compared to last year’s average sales price of $223,000. The percentage of original list price received is 2.9% higher than last June - 93.2% of the original list price last year compared to 95.9% this year. While market time has decreased and prices have gone up, sellers are also receiving a higher percentage of their list price!

The number of new listings during June 2014 was identical to last year – 90 new listings this June compared to 90 new listings last June. The number of listings under contract decreased 5.5% this June compared to last – 52 listings under contract this June compared to only 55 listings under contract last June! If you are thinking of selling in New Lenox, this might be the right time for you! Contact The York Team for more information!

May 2014 New Lenox Real Estate Market Conditions

There were 208 New Lenox homes for sale in May, down 11.9% from May 2013, with 236 homes for sale! There were 40 homes closed in New Lenox during May 2014, down 18.4%