The Market Wrap Up for September

Let’s take at look at some September numbers for single-family houses and condos in the Chicago area and see how they compare to last year.

Cook County

  • 54,915 properties were for sale, down from 66,076 in September 2008
  • 9,506 new listings came on the market, down from 11,135 in September 2008
  • 3,973 properties sold, up from 3,648 in September 2008
  • The average sales price for single-family homes was $250,776, down from $303,299 in September 2008

DuPage County

  • 11,161 properties were for sale, down from 12,799 in September 2008
  • 1,846 new listings came on the market, down from 1,998 in September 2008
  • 789 properties sold, up from 739 in September 2008
  • The average sales price for single-family homes was $296,595, down from $323,995 in September 2008

Lake County

  • 9,728 properties were for sale, down from 10,863 in September 2008
  • 1,422 new listings came on the market, down from 1,450 in September 2008
  • 576 properties sold, up from 571 in September 2008
  • The average sales price for single-family homes was $284,532, down from $298,166 in September 2008

We pulled these numbers from MRED.

Dig Deeper Into the Trends

These numbers are for county-level trends. To see what’s happening in your neighborhood, check out our stats & trends pages.

What trends did you see in September?