Battle Ground, WA Real Estate News

By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Home-Sales Ease only Slightly; with Home-Sales-Prices Continuing their "Moon-Shot" Rise for Battle Ground WA in July 2021New Listings moved up strongly again this month; with Pending Sales also making a moderately strong upward move. Closed Sales Prices are the big news coming in a $661k on a monthly average, which is $96k higher than in June! Here are the key points for this month: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price jumped up by about $41k and is now $593,519 which is 34.45% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $540,292 or, 25.60% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes finished the month up one-tenth at 1.0 Month's of Supply.  Approximately 63 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 52 Sold in 2020; and 5 fewer than last month.  REO/...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
A Modest Increase in Unit-Sales; while Prices Strongly at a High Level although Easing for Battle Ground WA Real Estate in June 2021  Battle Ground's hot real estate action is challenged by prices that have run up way too high and too fast, and we are now seeing a recent slowing to the overall rise. Still, we opine that more units would be sold if more would become available for sale. Here are the key points for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price decreased by approximately $5k and is now $547,255 which is 25.35% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $518,185 or, 21.63% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes at any one time is relatively scarce, and is at the low 1.0 Month's of Supply.  Approximately 66 Pre-owned Ho...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Home-Sales Up Strongly with Increase in Inventory; while Home-Sales-Prices Pause at a Very High Level for Battle Ground WA in May 2021 New Listings jumped strongly this month, with Pending Sales unable to "consume" all those new listings. With Closed Sales Prices already extremely high level took a pause, helped by the increase in homes available for sale. Here are the key points for this month: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price eased by about $180 and is now $552,850 which is 27.59% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $506,296 or, 19.73% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes finished the month moving up but is still low at 0.9 Months of Supply.  Approximately 77 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 55 Sold in 2020; and 16 more...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Sales are better than last year (but not 2 years ago) with Prices Strongly Up to Another All-Time High for Battle Ground WA Real Estate in April 2021 Of the communities in Clark County WA that we track, Battle Ground is now the most Over-heated of them all - with the highest increase in Prices; and shortest combined Days on Market measures. With such buying pressure on a relatively small community, prices have no where to go but up for now. Here are the key points for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up by approximately $10k and is now $553,030 which is 27.54% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $497,490 or, 18.81% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes is still below one-month's worth of supply, and...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Home-Sales challenged by Low Inventory, causing Home-Sales-Prices to Rocket Higher for Battle Ground WA in March 2021 New Listings have been somewhat slow to arrive into the market, with Pending Sales rapidly absorbing those new listings. With demand for homes exceeding the availably supply, we are seeing a rocketing rise in the Closed Sales Prices. Here are the key points for this month: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price shot-up by about $29,000 and is now $543,019 which is 20.22% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $490,700 or, 17.83% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes finished the month at the super-low 0.6 Months of Supply, which is way, way below where it should be this time of year in a healthy market.  Approximately ...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Sales Slump while Prices Edge-up but stop just below their Recent All-Time High for Battle Ground WA Real Estate in February 2021 Extreme lack of Active Inventory (now at 0.5 Month's worth of Supply) constrains unit-sales in the early months of 2021. Sales prices have been in a narrow range the past 3 months. Here are the key points for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up by almost $4k and is now $514,289 which is 16.42% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $481,949 or, 16.34% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes came in at the Extremely low 0.5 Month's of Supply.  Approximately 22 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 27 Sold in 2020; a decrease of 5 homes (+18.5%).  REO/Bank Owned property sales wer...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Home-Sales Remain Strong with Home-Sales-Prices Remain High for Battle Ground WA in January 2021 Pending Sales fell from last month while New Listings held steady with Closed Sales lower. Prices remained near their all-time high, at the time of year when we typically see a modest decline. Here are the key points for this month: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price eased by about $4,200 and is now $510,600 which is 16.12% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $477,680 or, 14.90% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes finished the month at the super-low 0.5 Months of Supply.  Approximately 40 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 33 Sold in 2020; an increase of 7 homes (21.2%).  REO/Bank Owned property sales were 0 units (0% of total); ...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Sales Jump Up With Prices Hitting Another New All-Time High for Battle Ground WA Real Estate in December 2020 Our Late-Season Surge gained strength for the last month of 2020, and we finally see a decline in Pending Sales and New Listings. With the Extremely Low Inventory Prices have had little room to move but UP! Here are the key points for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up by almost $13k and is now $516,134 which is 22.87% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $475,525 or, 15.28% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes Fell 0.3 month's worth to an Extremely low 0.4 Month's of Supply.  Approximately 53 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 48 Sold in 2019; an increase of 5 homes (+10.4%).  REO/Bank Ow...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
The Seasonal Turning-Point may have Arrived as Unit-Home-Sales and Home-Sales-Prices ease for Battle Ground WA in November 2020 Pending Sales held steady this month while New Listings and Closed Sales slid. Prices eased slightly, which is a big change from its recent strong and rapid run-up. Here are the key points for this month: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price eased by about $2,500 and is now $503,621 which is 20.49% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $467,781 or, 13.38% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes fell another 0.2 to end at 0.5 Months of Supply.  Approximately 40 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 59 Sold in 2019; a decrease of 19 homes (-32.2%).  REO/Bank Owned property sales were 0 units (0% of total); no change ...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Slight Easing for Unit-Sales While Prices Again Hitting A New All-Time High for Battle Ground WA Real Estate in October 2020 The Strong Late-Season Momentum has not let up much as Pending Sales have remained at a very strong level. Prices in response to the Demand and low Inventory are literally going through the Roof! Here are the key points for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up by about $23,286 and is now $506,074 which is 23.49% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $461,065 or, 12.75% compared to last year.  The Inventory level for Resale Homes Fell 0.5 month's worth to an incredibly low 0.7 Month's of Supply.  Approximately 60 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 48 Sold in 2019; an increase of 12 homes (+25%).  REO/Bank O...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
 Unit-Sales Post a High Mark for This Late in the Season, with Prices Posting Another High for Battle Ground WA in September 2020 The partial lifting of the State's lockdown rules has pushed the stronger part of the home sales season a few months later than normal. Thus, we are still seeing robust Pending Sales. Prices are still rising steeply as well. Here are the key elements for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up by about $11,000 and is now $482,788 which is 18.01% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $449,382 or, 9.26% compared to last year.   The Inventory level for Resale Homes sunk to 1.0 Months (down 0.2) of Supply.   Approximately 66 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 45 Sold in 2019; an increase of 21 homes (46.67%)...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Yearly High for Unit-Sales With Prices Rocketing to another All-Time High for Battle Ground WA in August 2020 Strong Pending Sales from last month resulted in high unit-sales, and Pending Sales came in this month at about the same level. Prices are moving up at a very steep pace now. Here are the highlights for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up by about $31,000 and is now $472,496 which is 15.71% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $443,289 or, 7.77% compared to last year.   The Inventory level for Resale Homes Remained at 1.2 Months (no change) of Supply.   Approximately 64 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 75 Sold in 2019; a decrease of 11 homes (-14.67%).   REO/Bank Owned property sales were 1 units (1.56% of total); up...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Sales Ease Slightly With Prices Continuing Their UpTrend for Battle Ground WA in July 2020 The very strong showing two months ago was not quite repeated for Pending Sales; although New Listings and Pending Sales rose even higher than previously. Prices continued in a positive direction but are still below their all-time high. Here are the highlights for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up by about $5,000 and is now $441,543 which is 10.26% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $430,186 or, 4.06% compared to last year.   The Inventory level for Resale Homes Remained at 1.2 Month's of Supply.   Approximately 51 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 50 Sold in 2019; an increase of 1 homes (2.0%).   REO/Bank Owned property sales ...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Unit-Sales Jump-Up Strongly With Prices Reversing a Mini-Down-Trend for Battle Ground WA in June 2020 Last month's strong showing for Pending Sales resulted in jump-up in Closed Sales this month. Prices moved back up but only slightly. Here are the key points for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up by about $3,600 and is now $436,954 which is 9.42% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $426,087 or, 2.42% compared to last year.   The Inventory level for Resale Homes Rose this month to 1.2 Months (Up 0.2) of Supply.   Approximately 58 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 43 Sold in 2019; an increase of 15 homes (34.88%).   REO/Bank Owned property sales were 0 units (0% of total); no change from 0 (0%) for the same month in 2019.   ...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
*** The original posting of this report was (temporarily?) "Lost" due to a Cloud-Outage; and has beenreposted here, and will be removed if the original is restored ***Units-Sold Picks Up Modestly With No Change in Prices for Battle Ground WA in May 2020 With the economic restrictions slowly being eased, unit-sales of homes improved slightly over last month but, still well below last year's level. Prices held steady, and below the recent high. Here are the highlights for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price change by just a few dollars and is now  $433,308 which is 9.17% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $422,878 or, 0.79% compared to last year.   The Inventory level for Resale Homes Fell again to 1.1 Months (Down 0.2).   Approximately ...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Units-Sold Picks Up Modestly With No Change in Prices for Battle Ground WA in May 2020 With the economic restrictions slowly being eased, unit-sales of homes improved slightly over last month but, still well below last year's level. Prices held steady, and below the recent high. Here are the highlights for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price change by just a few dollars and is now  $433,308 which is 9.17% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $422,878 or, 0.79% compared to last year.   The Inventory level for Resale Homes Fell again to 1.1 Months (Down 0.2).   Approximately 45 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 61 Sold in 2019; a decrease of 16 homes (-26.23%).   REO/Bank Owned property sales were 0 units (0% of total); no change from 0...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Homes Sold Fall With Prices Turning Downwards for Battle Ground WA in April 2020 Home / Unit-sales fell again this month as the extensive effects of the response to the virus greatly constrain activity in the home sales market. With the consistently lower number of sales, the sales-prices fell moderately. Here are the key points for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved down to  $433,614 which is 4.32% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $418,719 or, -1.36% compared to last year.   The Inventory level for Resale Homes Fell slightly to 1.3 Months (Down 0.2).   Approximately 44 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 65 Sold in 2019; a decrease of 21 homes (-32.3%).   REO/Bank Owned property sales were 0 units (0% of total); down from 3 ...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Real Estate Units Sold Take Big Drop While Prices Rise for Battle Ground WA in March 2020 Unit-sales for real estate took a much bigger drop this month as the effects of the major disruptions in the State and Country have been coming to the fore. Never the less, the inertia in the rising sales-prices kept up with a new high set for this community! Here are the highlights for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price moved up to  $455,150 which is 6.94% higher than last year; with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $427,845 or, -2.63% compared to last year.   The Inventory level for Resale Homes rose slightly to 1.5 Months (up 0.2).   Approximately 30 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 43 Sold in 2019; a decrease of 13 homes (-30.2%).   REO/Bank Owned property sales w...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
Units Sold Ease-up for Home Sales in Battle Ground WA for February 2020 Unit-sales took a relatively significant easing this month, after several months of pretty decent numbers; Sales prices have not been affected much at this point, in fact - they hit another all-time high. Here are the key points for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price is $443,070 which is up 1.17% compared to last year (up about $3.2k from last month); with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $414,173 or, -2.27% compared to last year (approximately $1.3k decrease from last month).   The Inventory level for Resale Homes rose slightly to 1.3 Months (up 0.1).   Approximately 26 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 34 Sold in 2019; an decrease of 8 homes (-23.5%).   REO/Bank Owned property sales w...
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By Alexander- Slocum, Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate
(Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington)
A Rip-Roaring Start for Real Estate Sales for Battle Ground WA in January 2020 Unit-sales have been quite strong for the past many months; the effect has been to put strong upward pressure on Sales prices. Here are the highlights for this month's report: The 3-Month Moving Average Sales Price is $440,320 which is up 6.62% compared to last year (up about $21k from last month); with the 12-Month Moving Average now at $415,575 or, -0.67% compared to last year (approximately $3k increase from last month).   The Inventory level for Resale Homes slipped to 1.2 Months (down 0.1).   Approximately 33 Pre-owned Homes closed, compared to 25 Sold in 2019; an increase of 8 homes (+32%).   REO/Bank Owned property sales were 0 units (0% of total); down from 1 (5.3%) for the same month in 2019.    Sho...
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