Market Conditions for Milwaukee

April 2017

Median Sale Price
$128,375

 UP 10.43%
vs. Month Ago
Homes for Sale
1,585

 UP 2.12%
vs. Month Ago
Homes Sold
412

 UP 20.46%
vs. Month Ago
Avg Days on Market
60

 DOWN -16.66%
vs. Month Ago

Median Sale Price

The median sale price for homes in April was $128,375. The median sales price for homes in April rose by $12,125 compared to last month. This represents a 10.43% increase from March. Compared to the same month last year, the median price of homes rose by $8,375 representing a 6.97% year-over-year change.

The median sales price is the middle value of all sales occurring in the market during the past thirty days when you arrange these sales prices from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average as the median does not change as much as a result of a few unusually low or high sales prices.

Homes for Sale

The inventory of homes for sale rose by 33 in April to 1,585. This represents 2.12% increase from March when 1,552 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 1,765 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 180 representing a -10.19% year-over-year change.

Homes for sale represents the number of active listings on the market during the specified month as reported in the MLS system operating within the market area.

Homes Sold

The inventory of homes for sale rose by 33 in April to 1,585. This represents 2.12% increase from March when 1,552 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 1,765 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 180 representing a -10.19% year-over-year change.

Homes for sale represents the number of active listings on the market during the specified month as reported in the MLS system operating within the market area.

Avg Days on Market

The average days on market for a home sold in April (60) decreased by 12 days compared to March. This represents a 16.66% decrease in days on market for homes in the market from the previous month. Compared to the same month last year, the days on market for homes sold decreased by 15, a -20% year-over-year change.

Average Days on Market is the time period between the date when a home is listed for sale in an MLS system and the date it is sold.

Sale/List Price Ratio

The Sale/List Price Ratio of 94.6% in April rose by 3.69% compared to March and increased 2.46% compared to the same period last year.

Sale/List Price Ratio is the sale price of a listing divided by the original list price expressed as a percentage. The Sale/List Price Ratio for the market is determined by adding the Sale/List Price Ratio for each listing sold in the market during the month and dividing by the number of listings sold during the month.

New Homes

The number of homes listed in April (674) rose by 6 compared to March, a 0.89% change. Compared to April 2016, the number of new listings increased by 36, a 5.64% year-over-year change.

Newly Listed Homes are the total count of homes that have been listed within the market area during the most recent month, as reported in the MLS system(s) operating in the market area.

Median List Price Homes

The median list price in April was $129,900. The median list price for homes in April remained unchanged $0 compared to last month. Compared to the same month last year, the median list price of homes unchanged $0 representing a 0% year-over-year change.

The median list price is the middle value of all currently active listings as reported in the MLS systems in the market area when you arrange these list prices from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average as the median does not change as much as a result of the existence of a few unusually low or high list prices.