In this post, we’re going to take a close look at key numbers for the Abbotsford detached home market for February 2020 – including sales, new listings, active listings, as well as benchmark, median and average prices for detached homes for sale in Abbotsford.
We're also going to see what kind of shape the detached home market in Abbotsford was in for the month – whether it was a buyer's market, a balanced market, or a seller's market.
Supply is a challenge currently in some areas and for certain property types. In February, in Langley for example, for every 10 active townhomes, six sold. In Cloverdale, there were 26 active condo listings last month; and 20 sold.Darin Germyn, President of the FVREB
And we're going to look at how the numbers for February 2020 compare with the numbers for February 2019 and for January 2020.
Key Highlights of the Abbotsford Real Estate Market for Detached Homes
Here's a high-level snapshot of what went on with the market for detached homes in Abbotsford for February 2020.
- 77 Sales
- 144 New Listings
- 256 Active listings
- $814,000 Benchmark Price
- $766,000 Median Price
- $803,986 Average Price
The sales-to-active-listings ratio netted out a market absorption rate of 30.08%, indicating that it was a Seller's Market for detached homes in Abbotsford in February 2020 (click on the link learn more about local housing market ratios on the BC Real Estate Association blog).
Please note:If you want the most accurate information on how the market's doing, you need to speak with a real estate agent.
Abbotsford Detached Home Market Changes
Following are some of the highlights for detached homes for sale in Abbotsford in February 2020:
- There were 77 detached home sales in Abbotsford in February 2020 – a change of 26.23% over February 2019 and a change of 40.00% over January 2020
- There were 144 new listings of detached homes in Abbotsford in February 2020 – a change of 39.81% over February 2019 and a change of 41.18% over January 2020
- The benchmark price of a detached home in Abbotsford in February 2020 was $814,000 – a change of 4.09% over February 2019 and a change of 1.89% over January 2020
If you're really keen to understand what happened in the market for detached home in Abbotsford in February 2020, make sure you check out the next section.
Detailed Overview of the Market for Detached Homes in Abbotsford
Check out the table below for more detailed information on what happened in the Abbotsford detached home market in February 2020 and see how it compares with the previous year and previous month.
Abbotsford Detached Home Stats
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All of the data for the monthly real estate market updates are taken directly from the statistics packages that the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board publishes every month.
Although rare, errors and omissions may happen from time to time. If you want to be absolutely certain the you have the most accurate data, we encourage you to click on the link to the latest statistics for the Abbotsford real estate market.
Or, better still, speak directly with an Abbotsford real estate agent who will be able to provide you with the most accurate, up to the minute information on – and insights into – the Abbotsford real estate market.