Sunday, October 18, 2009

Chattanooga Area Real Estate Sales for Walker County, Georgia -September 2009

Real Estate Market Update for Walker County, Georgia
Including the cities of Lafayette and Rossville

Data gathered for September 1 – September 30, 2009

New Listings

In September, 86 single family listings were added to the inventory of homes for sale in Walker County.  This was a 10.47% decrease from last month and a decrease of 24.42% from the same month last year.

Pending Sales

35 single family detached homes in Walker County received a contract in September. This was a 11.4% increase from last month and a decrease of 40% from the same month last year.

Sold Listings

32 homes closed in Walker County in September. This was an 15.6% decrease from last month and a 50% decrease from the same month last year.

Average Sold Price

In September, single family homes that sold in Walker County sold at an average of $97,957  which was a 9.60% decrease from last month and a decrease of 4.99% when compared to the same month last year.

Days on Market

Of the homes which closed in September in Walker County, the average days on market were 145, which is a 15.17% increase from  a year prior of 123 days and up from 140 days or up 3.45% from last month.

Original Listing Price to Sold Price

Single family homes that sold in Walker County in September sold for 96.46% of listing price.  This was down from 96.8% for the same month last year and up from 95.14% of listing price for last month.