Is this September the month to buy? According to realtor.com this September is the perfect month to buy a home! After closer inspection they (realtor.com) came to the conclusion that September could be the best month all year to sign a contract to buy a home. Multiple factors including basic supply and demand are coming together to make this September unique.
With school starting in August inventory would generally peak in August. However, this year inventory has continued to increase throughout August into September. The seasonal decline in available listings is later this year making September the prime opportunity to find the house of your dreams. Since kids are back in school there are less buyers in the market so there is less competition in comparison to the amount of listings. Another factor creating a great time to buy are the current low mortgage rates. Signing a contract this month will lock in todays lower rates before they start their long awaited ascent.
There are an abundant amount of listings throughout Tallahassee with new ones hitting the market everyday. Whether you want to be in Midtown, on the North side of town, or right by campus there is a listing for you! If you are considering moving it is important to stay informed about the current market conditions. There are more choices in September than any other month in 2015. Don’t miss the perfect opportunity to find the house of your dreams
-Sherrie Cartee, Realtor