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Kitchener – Waterloo real estate market recap: August 2019

By September 6, 2019No Comments

In August, home sales in Kitchener-Waterloo were down 9.1% compared to August 2018.


“The number of homes sold last month was below the average for August; however, we continue to see strong price gains across all property types.”

Brian Santos, President of KWAR

August Sales Breakdown:

  • 267 Detached Home Sales
  • 56 Condominium Sales
  • 97 Freehold Townhouse Sales
  • 39 Semi-Detached Home Sales

The average sale price of all residential properties sold in August increased by 6.4% to $524,482 compared to August 2018.

Average Home Price:

  • $615,568 Detached Homes
  • $324,778 Apartment Style Condominiums
  • $420,239 Townhomes
  • $441,802 Semis

The median price of all residential properties sold in August increased by 8.1% to $495,000.

It took an average of 26 days to sell a home in August, down two days from August 2018.

Market recap from Brian Santos, President of KWAR:

“Homes in Kitchener-Waterloo are definitely in high demand, and there is strong competition among buyers trying to find one that will suit them.”

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Find more information about the Kitchener-Waterloo real estate market here.

Source: kwar.ca/august-home-sales-ease/

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