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Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors®

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Press Releases

GCAAR is committed to keeping members of the press and various news media in the know about the ever-changing metro DC real estate environment.  

2017

July 12, 2017
Washington, DC: New Listings Up 25 Percent; Median Sales Price Highest June Level on Record; Montgomery County: Median Sales Price Up 1.1 Percent; Highest June Level Since 2008

June 12, 2017
Washington, DC: Median Sales Price Highest May Level on Record; New Listings Increase 15.5 Percent; Montgomery County: Median Sales Price Increases 5.8 Percent; Active Listings Drop 11.8 Percent 

May 11, 2017
Washington, DC: Median Sales Price Dips 1.0 Percent From Record High; Supply Remains Scarce; Montgomery County: Median Days-on-Market Drops to Nine Days; Median Sales Price Rises 4.8 Percent

April 11, 2017
Washington, DC: Most Homes Sold Since 2005 As Prices Reach Record March Highs; Montgomery County: Closed Sales Up 20.5 Percent; Half of Homes Sold in 17 Days or Less 

March 13, 2017
Washington, DC: Sales Increase 15.6 Percent Over 2016; Exceed the February Five-Year Average; Montgomery County: Home Sales Exceed the Five-Year February Average by 16.5 Percent

February 10, 2017
Washington, DC: Median Sales Price Up 4.6 Percent – Reaches Highest January Level on Record; Montgomery County: Closed Sales Up 9.0 Percent – Highest January Level Since 2007

January 11, 2017
Washington, DC: Median Sales Price Reaches Highest December Level on Record; Montgomery County: Median Sales Price Reaches Highest December Level Since 2007


 
2016

December 13, 2016
Washington, DC: Most Homes Sold Since 2005 As Prices Reach Record November Highs; Montgomery County: Home Sales Up Nearly 15 Percent Over Last Year and Exceed 5-year Average

November 10, 2016
Washington, DC: Median Sales Price Reaches Highest October Level; Montgomery County: October Closed Sales Exceeded 5-Year October Average by 12.2 Percent

October 11, 2016
Washington, DC: Record Highs for Median Sales Price and Homes Sold for September; Mongtomery County: Home Sales Drop 9.4 Percent but Exceed 5-Year Average by 3.5 Percent

September 13, 2016
Washington, DC: Most Homes Sold Since 2005 As Prices Reach Record August Highs; Montgomery County: Home Sales Reach Highest Level for August in 10 Years

August 10, 2016
Washington, DC: July Home Prices Remain at Record Highs; Montgomery County: Demand Continues to Outpace Supply in July 

July 13, 2016
Washington, DC: Prices Reach Record Highs; Most Homes Sold Since 2005; Montgomery County: June Home Sales Reach Highest Monthly Total Since 2005

June 10, 2016
Washington, DC: Listings Continue to Move Quickly As Sales Climb Nearly 14 Percent; Montgomery County: Double-Digit Gains in Closed Sales, Exceeding Five-Year May Average

May 10, 2016
Washington, DC: Sales and Contracts Up for the Third Straight Month; New Pending Sales Increase 5.7 percent Across All Home Segments; Montgomery County: Sales Jump 8.6 Percent; Median Days-on-Market Drops to 15 Days

April 12, 2016
Washington, DC: March Sales Represent a 12 Percent Increase; Top the Five-Year March Average; Montgomery County: New Listings Spike of 19 Percent Outpaces the 11 Percent Gain in March Pending Sales

March 10, 2016
Washington, DC: Median Prices Gained 7.1 Percent in February; Up 60.5 Percent From 2010 Bottom; Montgomery County: Contracts and Closed Sales Both Jump by Double Digits Versus Last Year

February 10, 2016
Washington, DC: January Sales and Prices Flat; New Pending Sales Down Significantly Due to Late January Snowstorm; Montgomery County:Closed Sales Jump 9 Percent Versus 2015; Contract and Listing Activity Slowed by Snowstorm

January 13, 2016
Washington, DC: December Sales Up 6.4 percent Year-Over-Year; 2015 Prices Reach Highest Annual Level on Record; Montgomery County: December Sales Up 6.5 percent; Prices in 2015 Unchanged From Prior Year 

2015

December 10, 2015
Washington, DC: Median Prices Shatter November Record; Closed Sales Resume Growth Trends With Double-Digit Percent Gains; Montgomery County: Highest November Purchase Activity in a Decade As Prices Remain Flat             

November 10, 2015
Washington, DC: Median Sales Price Tops Record Mark; Limited Supply Continues to Drive Down Days-On-Market Levels; Montgomery County: Most October Sales Since 2006; Prices Reach Highest October Median Mark Since 2007    

October 12, 2015
Washington, DC: Strong Demand and Scarcity of Inventory Continue to Drive Up Pricing; Montgomery County: Sales Gains in All Housing Segments; Prices Reach Eight-Year September High 

September 11, 2015
Washington, DC: Limited Supply, High Demand Continue Pushing Prices to Record Highs; Montgomery County: Closed Sales Are Up While Listing Activity Stalls 

August 11, 2015
Washington, DC: Another Strong Month of District Home Sales As Supply Remains Tight; Montgomery County: Townhouses and Condos Lead the Way in Sales Gains 

July 11, 2015
Washington, DC: High Demand, Low Supply Move District Prices to Record Levels; Montgomery County: Home Sales Reach the Highest Monthly Mark Since 2006 

June 11, 2015
Washington, DC: District Prices Remain Strong Even Though Settlements Drop Slightly; Montgomery County: Contracts and Settlements Increase for Third Consecutive Month 

May 12, 2015
Washington, DC: Condo and Single-Family Prices Continue to Rise in the District Montgomery County: Contracts and Settlements Increase for Second Consecutive Month 

April 10, 2015
Washington, DC: District Inventory Drops While Prices Continue to Rise; Montgomery County: Contracts and Settlements Increase for Condos and Single-Family Homes 

March 11, 2015
Washington, DC: District Prices Higher Than 2014 but Single-Family Inventory Increases; Montgomery County: County Sees Increase in Single-Family Contracts and Settlements

February 11, 2015
Washington, DC: Strong Start for DC Home Prices; Montgomery County: County Sees Increase in Condo and Single-Family Settlements and Single-Family Contracts

January 12, 2015
Washington, DC: 2014 Ends With District Prices Strong and Inventory Tight; Montgomery County: Contracts Increase for Condos and Single-Family Properties

2014

December 11, 2014
DC Condo Inventory Drops: Prices Show Slight Increase; Days on Market Continue to Rise in the County 

November 12, 2014
DC Condo Settlements Strong in October; Prices Rise Slightly; Days on Market Up in the County 

October 10, 2014
Single-Family Contracts and Settlements Rise in DC and Montgomery County Prices Rise Slightly; Days on Market Up in the County 

September 11, 2014
Condo and Single-Family Inventory Rises in Both Jurisdictions; Days on Market Increase in Montgomery County 

August 11, 2014
Prices Rise But Inventory Increases as Summer Market Slows Condo and Single-Family Inventory Up in Both Jurisdictions 

July 10, 2014
District Stands Firm As Home Purchase Destination Prices, Condo Contracts, and Settlements Rise in June 

June 11, 2014
Home Prices Continue to Rise in May; Days on Market and Inventory Increase in Both Jurisdictions 

May 12, 2014
Home Prices Continue to Rise in April: Prices Increase in the County Despite Rising Inventory; Contract Activity in the District Remains Brisk 

April 14, 2014
Single-Family Home Prices Continue to Rise In March Both DC and Montgomery County See Inventory Increases; Contract and Settlement Activity Slows in the County 

March 12, 2014
DC Single-Family Market Strong in February; Single-Family Inventory Remains Tight in DC; Montgomery County Prices Also Show Increase

February 12, 2014
Home Prices Continue Upward Climb in January, District Sees Increase in Single-Family Home Prices; Montgomery County in Condo Prices 

January 13, 2014
2013 Ends With Higher Home Prices in DC and Montgomery County Settlements Strong in Both Jurisdictions; Days On Market Less Than December 2012