AUSTIN – The metro kicked off 2020 with record-high home sales and median sales prices in January.
Last month, sales volume increased by 8.6 percent from January 2019 to 1,738 single-family homes sold, according to the Austin Board of Realtors.
The median sales price increased by 5.1 percent year over year to $310,000.
Austin proper also set a January record for median home price. It saw a 16 percent year-over-year increase to $405,500.
Within city limits, single-family home sales decreased 1.7 percent over the year to 472 sales.
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