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Home sales were down for the third consecutive month across the Daytona Beach area in March.

For the month ending on March 31, 2019, the Daytona Beach Multiple Listing Service (MLS) reported that 435 existing single-family homes (detached) were sold in the greater Daytona Beach area with a median home sales price of $230,500. It’s a 7 percent drop in sales compared to the same month last year and a nearly 2 percent decline in median prices 

Compared to February, sales were up by 52 percent and prices were down by 2 percent.  And year to date, single family home sales are down by more than 9 percent across the Daytona area, while prices are up by 3 percent.

Comparisons to previous months and 2018 Single Family Home Sales figures are below:

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May is a wonderful time of the year to be in the Daytona Beach area.  The temperatures are creeping up, but the rainy season hasn’t yet begun.  It’s a great time for outdoor events! Schools are wrapping up and there are plenty of fun activities for the kids.  Look at some of these options for great entertainment and festivals that our spectacular area has to offer!

 

Fiesta de Mayo People’s Choice Margarita Challenge

May 4

Visit ONE Daytona, across from the Daytona International Speedway, on Saturday, May 4th, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.  There will be Live DJ Entertainment, the Cruisin’ ONE DAYTONA Car Show and the People’s Choice Margarita Challenge.  The Car Show and entertainment are FREE.  To cast your vote for your favorite margarita, purchase

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Despite lackluster sales, the median condo sales price rose higher in March. 

An analysis of Daytona Beach Multiple Listing Service (MLS) data by Wyse Home Team Realty showed there were 108 condo units sold around the Daytona Beach area in March. That’s a more than 18 percent drop in sales, compared to sales around the area in March of 2017 and 2018. Sales volume was down by more than 12 percent, reports show.

Meanwhile, the median condo sales price in March was $239,950, up more than 11 percent over median sales prices last year.

In monthly comparisons, March condo sales matched February sales. And prices rebounded strongly from the $180,000 median condo sales price reported in February.  

“The area enjoyed strong gains in condo sales

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April in the Sunshine State means mild temperatures that make for a popular travel destination.  Outdoor events and theme parks tend to be very attractive this time of year.  But you won’t have to travel far to find entertainment for the whole family.  Take a peak at some of the upcoming events in Daytona Beach and the surrounding areas.

 

Movies on The Halifax

April 5

Visit the Rockefeller Gardens in Ormond Beach the first Friday of the month and watch a movie under the stars.  The movie for the month of April is Peter Rabbit and it begins at 8:00 p.m.  For more information visit www.TheCasements.net/events.php.

 

Turtle Day

April 6

 Visit the Marine Science Center in Ponce Inlet for their 17th annual Turtle Day. The

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Home sales were down dramatically across the Daytona Beach area in February.

For the month ending on February 28, 2019, the Daytona Beach Multiple Listing Service (MLS) reported that 286 existing single-family homes (detached) were sold in the greater Daytona Beach area with a median home sales price of $235,500. It’s a nearly 19 percent drop in sales compared to the same month last year. Meanwhile, year-over-year comparisons showed median sales prices rose by 3 percent.

Compared to January, sales were up by 4 percent and prices were down by a nominal 1 percent.  And year to date, single family home sales are down by more than 12.5 percent across the Daytona area, while prices are up by 5.7 percent.

Comparisons to previous months and 2018 SFR

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After a rough start to the new year, condo sales and prices picked up in February.

An analysis of Daytona Beach Multiple Listing Service (MLS) data by Wyse Home Team Realty showed there were 108 condo units sold around the Daytona Beach area in February. That’s a 12.5 percent increase in sales transactions, compared to February 2018, and a 4 percent increase in median sales prices. The overall volume of condo sales was up 6 percent in year over year comparisons.

In monthly comparisons, sales grew nearly 36 percent compared to the paltry 79 units sold in January. Median prices in February were up by a scant 2 percent, compared to the previous month.

 “We’re happy to see condo sales picking up,” said Ron Wysocarski, Broker and CEO of Wyse Home Team

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The median sales price of single family homes in the Daytona Beach area rose nicely in January after some stagnation of prices in December.

For the month ending on January 31, 2019, the Daytona Beach Multiple Listing Service (MLS) reported that 275 existing single-family homes (detached) were sold in the greater Daytona Beach area with a median home sales price of $238,000. It’s a more than a 6 percent drop in sales compared to the same month last year. And while year-over-year comparisons showed median sales prices remained flat in December, the turn of a new year brought with it a 10 percent increase in median sales prices.

Comparisons to previous months and 2018 SFR sales figures are below:

  • January 2019: 275 sales, $238,000 median sales
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March is rumbling in and its going to be a busy month in the Daytona Beach area.  There’s something for everyone!  The weather is beautiful for outdoor activities, bikers are arriving for the famous Bike Week, families and friends are enjoying fun activities together, and people are jumping into Festival mode with all that Spring has to offer!

Movies on The Halifax

March 1

Visit the Rockefeller Gardens in Ormond Beach the first Friday of the month as they show a movie under the stars.  The movie for the month of March is Christopher Robin.  It will begin at 6:30 p.m. For more information visit www.TheCasements.net/events.php.

Downtown Music Festival

March 2

Visit the Canal Street Historic District of New Smyrna Beach on Saturday,

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Daytona Condo Market Stutters as 2019 Begins

As temperatures plummeted across the Daytona Beach area in January, so did condo sales and prices.  

An analysis of Daytona Beach Multiple Listing Service (MLS) data by Wyse Home Team Realty showed there were just 79 condo units sold around the Daytona Beach area in January. It’s a painful 21 percent decline in sales transactions, compared to January 2018. The overall volume of condo sales was down nearly 14 percent in year over year comparisons.

Median sales prices also fell hard in January. MLS reports show the median condo sales price around the Daytona Beach area in January was $176,000, down 17 percent from the same month last year.

In monthly comparisons, the freefall in sales and median

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5 Mistakes to Avoid If You're Planning To Buy A House

Many home buyers have learned the hard way that there are definitely some missteps that can keep you from closing on your dream home. So, to help our clients avoid these painful errors, we've pulled together a quick list of the most common 5 mistakes to avoid if you're planning to buy a house. 

Credit Disputes

If you're getting ready to buy a home, don't file last minute credit report disputes unless your loan officer advises you to do so. Quite often inexperienced buyers will make the mistake of disputing an old, dormant collection showing up on their credit report. Unfortunately, this can be a little like "poking a sleeping bear." Particularly, if the debt is valid. Negative items on

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