For Week Ending March 2, 2024

The limited supply of existing-home inventory nationwide continues to benefit the new-home market, with applications for new home purchases up 38% month-over-month and 19.1% year-over-year in January, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association Builder Application Survey. The latest reading marks the 12th consecutive annual increase and is the strongest non-seasonally adjusted reading for the month in the survey’s history.

IN THE TWIN CITIES REGION, FOR THE WEEK ENDING MARCH 2:

  • New Listings increased 2.5% to 1,198
  • Pending Sales increased 10.0% to 845
  • Inventory increased 11.7% to 6,686

FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY:

  • Median Sales Price increased 3.2% to $353,035
  • Days on Market decreased 8.2% to 56
  • Percent of Original List Price Received increased 0.6% to 96.6%
  • Months Supply of Homes For Sale increased 28.6% to 1.8

All comparisons are to 2023

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