In April 2018, there were 244 homes listed in Ascension Parish with 164 of those selling. Those sellers received 98.65% of their asking price. The Average Sales price of those homes was $251,030.
There are currently 589 homes available in Ascension with an average list price of $327,391. If you are looking for a 3-4 bedroom house, there are 528 of those with an average price of $304,848.
We are starting to see homes sit on the market a little longer than they did last year although pretty even with last month. I feel like we may be moving to a more balanced market and we will feel that more and more as we move through summer.
East Baton Rouge Parish
In April 2018, there were 468 homes listed in areas 4,5 & 6 in East Baton Rouge Parish with 301 of those selling. Those sellers received 97.99% of their asking price. The Average Sales price of those homes was $277,351.
There are currently 1,084 homes available in these areas with an average list price of $443,721. Three bedroom homes are a little more affordable at an average of $281,509, while four bedroom homes are averaging $495,261.
Larger homes with 5+ bedrooms are taking a hit on their sales prices. Those homes sold for only 96.08% of their list price. It is definitely turning toward a buyer’s market in the upper price ranges.
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