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In August 2020, pending home sales were up 8.8% month-over-month.
August 2020 brought 6.00 million in sales, a median sales price of $310,600, and 3.0 months of inventory. The median sales price is up 11.4% year over year, and inventory is down 1.0 month from August 2020.
The strongest job growth was in New Jersey (3.6%), Missouri (2.7%), Michigan (2.7%), Massachusetts (2.3%), New Hampshire (2.2%), New York (2.1%), Maryland (2.1%), Washington (2.1%), Iowa (2%), and Idaho (1.9%).
Home showings in May 2020 were still below last year’s level, but activity picked up compared to April's, according to data from SentriLock®, LLC, a lockbox company.
Home viewings data from SentriLock®, LLC, a lockbox company, indicates a continued downward trend in home buyer traffic in April 2020 with respect to the prior month and one year ago in the wake of coronavirus social distancing measures, stay-at-home orders and the unprecedent rise in unemployment.