In this post, we’re going to take a close look at key numbers for the Abbotsford townhouse market for January 2021 – including sales, new listings, active listings, as well as benchmark, median and average prices for townhouses for sale in Abbotsford.
We're also going to see what kind of shape the townhouse market in Abbotsford was in for the month – whether it was a buyer's market, a balanced market, or a seller's market.
Buyers are very motivated right now. Lending rates are the lowest they've ever been, your housing dollar goes further in the Fraser Valley and we've seen a societal shift in the last year in how people value their homes. People are asking us to find them more space.Chris Shields - President, FVREB
And we're going to look at how the numbers for January 2021 compare with the numbers for January 2020 and for December 2020 .
Key Highlights of the Abbotsford Real Estate Market for Townhouses
Here's a high-level snapshot of what went on with the market for townhouses in Abbotsford for January 2021.
- 53 Sales
- 89 New Listings
- 95 Active listings
- $487,800 Benchmark Price
- $545,000 Median Price
- $544,522 Average Price
The sales-to-active-listings ratio netted out a market absorption rate of 55.79%, indicating that it was a Seller's Market for townhouses in Abbotsford in January 2021 (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 Townhouse Market Changes
Following are some of the highlights for townhouses for sale in Abbotsford in January 2021:
- There were 53 townhouse sales in Abbotsford in January 2021 – a change of 55.88% over January 2020 and a change of -29.33% over December 2020
- There were 89 new listings of townhouses in Abbotsford in January 2021 – a change of 111.90% over January 2020 and a change of 169.70% over December 2020
- The average price of a townhouse in Abbotsford in January 2021 was $544,522 – a change of 16.39% over January 2020 and a change of 10.96% over December 2020
If you're really keen to understand what happened in the market for townhouse in Abbotsford in January 2021, make sure you check out the next section.
Detailed Overview of the Market for Townhouses in Abbotsford
Check out the table below for more detailed information on what happened in the Abbotsford townhouse market in January 2021 and see how it compares with the previous year and previous month.
Abbotsford Townhouse 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.