If you are looking for a houses or condos for sale around London & South West Ontario here are a few neighbourhoods you may want to consider.
|Hunt Club||Hyde Park||Ilderton|
|Sunningdale||University Western Ontario||Uplands|
|Warbler Woods||Westmount||Wortley Village Old South London|
A historic year for real estate in 2017
11,203 Home Sales sets Record in London Ontario & Area for the first time
The London and St. Thomas Association of REALTORS® (LSTAR) announced that 2017 marked a historic year for residential real estate, with home sales surpassing 11,000 for the first time since LSTAR began tracking data in 1978. In 2017, a total of 11,203 homes were sold, up 8.0% from 2016.
London and St. Thomas reached many ‘firsts,’ from six consecutive months of record sales to robust activity from buyers from outside the city.
In 2017, the average sales price across London and St. Thomas was $330,037 up 18.0% from 2016. By geographic area, London South was $340,793, up 21.7% from 2016. In London North, average home sales price was $407,801, up 18.1% compared to the previous year, while in London East, it was $258,734, an increase of 16.9%. In St. Thomas, it was $261,481, up 15.2% over 2016.
St. Thomas saw a total of 901 homes sold in 2017, up 6.8% from 2016. In 2017, there were a total of 14,301 home listings, down 1.2% from 2016. The trend of high demand with low supply continued in 2017, with inventory (called Active Listings) down 35.6% from the previous year.
The following table is based on data taken from the CREA (Canadian Real Estate Association) national MLS® Report for November 2017 (the latest CREA statistics available). It provides a snapshot of how average home prices in London and St. Thomas compare to other major Ontario and Canadian centres.
|London St. Thomas||$332,607|
- Days on the market vs List Price Median for the last 10 years
- Historic count of active listings
- Historic sales for the last 10 years
- Historic sales price trends
- Historic sales and price range
- Original price vs sold price
- Sale price / listprice ratios
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