The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board recently published the MLS® statistics for the White Rock / South Surrey real estate market, among others, for October 2022.
In this post, we’re going to take a close look at key numbers for the White Rock / South Surrey townhouse market for October 2022 – including sales, new listings, active listings, as well as benchmark, median and average prices for townhouses for sale in White Rock / South Surrey.
We're also going to see what kind of shape the townhouse market in White Rock / South Surrey was in for the month – whether it was a buyer's market, a balanced market, or a seller's market.
These trends suggest that the market is looking to re-establish equilibrium in the wake of last year's intense activity and in the face of continued interest rate pressures. With sales continuing to lag and new inventory slow to come onstream, we're seeing a holding pattern regarding whether to buy or list a property and expect this to continue through to year-end.Sandra Benz
And we're going to look at how the White Rock / South Surrey MLS® numbers for October 2022 compare with the numbers for October 2021 and for September 2022.
Highlights of FVREB MLS® Data on White Rock / South Surrey Townhouse Listings and Sales
Here's a high-level snapshot of listing and sales activity for White Rock / South Surrey townhouses in October 2022.
- 44 Sales
- 69 New Listings
- 136 Active listings
- $923,100 Benchmark Price
- $955,000 Median Price
- $999,188 Average Price
The sales-to-active-listings ratio netted out a market absorption rate of 32.35%, indicating that it was a Seller's Market for townhouses in White Rock / South Surrey in October 2022 (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 and up-to-date data on White Rock / South Surrey MLS® listing and sales activity for townhouses, you need to speak with a real estate agent.
White Rock / South Surrey Townhouse Market Changes
Following are some of the highlights for townhouses for sale in White Rock / South Surrey in October 2022:
- There were 44 townhouse sales in White Rock / South Surrey in October 2022 – a decrease of -42.11% over October 2021 and an increase of 22.22% over September 2022
- There were 69 new listings of townhouses in White Rock / South Surrey in October 2022 – a decrease of -20.69% over October 2021 and a decrease of -27.37% over September 2022
- The average price of a townhouse in White Rock / South Surrey in October 2022 was $999,188 – an increase of 6.24% over October 2021 and an increase of 5.27% over September 2022
If you're really keen to understand what happened in the market for townhouse in White Rock / South Surrey in October 2022, make sure you check out the next section.
Detailed Overview of the Market for Townhouses in White Rock / South Surrey
Check out the table below for more detailed information on what happened in the White Rock / South Surrey townhouse market in October 2022 and see how it compares with the previous year and previous month.
White Rock / South Surrey Townhouse Stats
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All of the data for the monthly real estate market updates are taken directly from the MLS® 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 MLS® statistics for the White Rock / South Surrey real estate market.
Or, better still, speak directly with a real estate agent who specializes in White Rock / South Surrey townhouses who will be able to provide you with the most accurate, up to the minute information on – and insights into – the White Rock / South Surrey real estate market.