Which areas saw best home sales in October

WASHINGTON — October was the best month for home sales in the region in a decade.

In some parts of the area, the median sales price was up year-over-year, while in other spots they dropped. In Manassas City, Virginia, the median sales price was up more than 23 percent in October from the same month last year — from $227,000 to $280,000 — according to RealEstate Business Intelligence, which provided the latest data.

In Charles County, Maryland, the median price rose about 9 percent, from $229,900 to $250,750.

Falls Church, Virginia saw an 8 percent increase, $615,00 to $665,000.

On the other side of the coin, the median home sales price in St. Mary’s County, Maryland fell more than 16 percent, from $286,000 to $239,000.

There was more than a 6 percent drop in Manassas Park City, Virginia, from $269,900 to $252,000.

Howard County, Maryland also logged a 3 percent decrease.

As for D.C., the median home price rose from $500,000 to $514,000, an increase of nearly two percent.

 

See the county home sales in the greater Washington D.C. area and beyond:

October Year to Date
Location 2015 2014 % Change 2015 2014 % Change
Falls Church City, VA $665,000 $615,000 8.10% $675,000 $700,000 -3.60%
Arlington County, VA $545,000 $536,000 1.70% $560,000 $530,000 5.70%
Washington D.C. $514,000 $500,000 2.80% $520,000 $499,000 4.20%
Fairfax City, VA $500,000 $473,250 5.70% $482,500 $475,000 1.60%
Alexandria City, VA $495,000 $497,500 -0.50% $495,000 $475,000 4.20%
Fairfax County, VA $449,000 $450,000 -0.20% $475,000 $460,000 3.30%
Loudoun County, VA $425,000 $419,990 1.20% $430,000 $432,000 -0.50%
Montgomery County, MD $389,000 $387,310 0.40% $400,000 $400,000 0
Howard County, MD $387,000 $400,000 -3.30% $396,750 $388,950 2%
Rappahannock County, VA $367,500 $435,000 -15.50% $336,805 $266,000 26.60%
Fauquier County, VA $325,000 $305,000 6.60% $350,000 $327,350 6.90%
Clarke County, VA $320,000 $240,000 33.30% $305,000 $308,900 -1.30%
Prince William County, VA $315,950 $309,500 2.10% $325,000 $315,266 3.10%
Talbot County, MD $315,000 $275,000 14.60% $274,000 $301,500 -9.10%
Anne Arundel County, MD $301,900 $295,000 2.30% $309,000 $314,000 -1.60%
Stafford County, VA $295,000 $299,894 -1.60% $301,220 $290,000 3.90%
Mid-Atlantic Region $293,000 $295,000 -0.70% $305,000 $305,000 0
Queen Annes County, MD $291,000 $270,000 7.80% $286,000 $296,692 -3.60%
Carroll County, MD $287,500 $285,000 0.90% $285,000 $282,500 0.90%
Manassas City, VA $280,000 $227,000 23.40% $275,000 $267,000 3%
Fredericksburg City, VA $276,500 $370,000 -25.30% $305,000 $286,000 6.60%
Calvert County, MD $272,500 $273,398 -0.30% $286,000 $299,185 -4.40%
Frederick County, MD $265,000 $261,500 1.30% $269,900 $268,000 0.70%
Manassas Park City, VA $252,000 $269,900 -6.60% $265,000 $238,750 11%
Charles County, MD $250,750 $229,900 9.10% $255,000 $249,900 2%
King George County, VA $247,000 $255,000 -3.10% $259,000 $245,000 5.70%
Culpeper County, VA $240,000 $238,700 0.50% $252,000 $244,400 3.10%
Prince Georges County, MD $240,000 $235,000 2.10% $235,000 $220,000 6.80%
Winchester City, VA $239,999 $147,000 63.30% $214,200 $188,200 13.80%
Spotsylvania County, VA $239,900 $236,000 1.70% $239,900 $230,600 4%
Saint Marys County, MD $239,000 $286,000 -16.40% $245,000 $268,900 -8.90%
Harford County, MD $231,100 $225,000 2.70% $235,000 $232,000 1.30%
Frederick County, VA $223,000 $204,000 9.30% $225,000 $218,000 3.20%
Baltimore County, MD $214,900 $212,000 1.40% $210,550 $215,000 -2.10%
Garrett County, MD $214,250 $255,500 -16.10% $224,000 $228,500 -2%
Madison County, VA $207,450 $210,000 -1.20% $209,000 $175,000 19.40%
Cecil County, MD $202,500 $193,500 4.70% $199,250 $195,000 2.20%
Orange County, VA $195,950 $219,500 -10.70% $199,000 $204,000 -2.50%
Warren County, VA $195,100 $189,000 3.20% $189,900 $177,500 7%
Jefferson County, WV $188,900 $183,450 3% $230,000 $230,000 0
Fulton County, PA $187,500 $58,840 218.70% $130,000 $120,000 8.30%
Pendleton County, WV $186,500 $54,000 245.40% $238,000 $108,250 119.90%
Caroline County, VA $180,000 $164,050 9.70% $169,950 $164,950 3%
Kent County, MD $163,000 $387,000 -57.90% $182,500 $202,000 -9.70%
Caroline County, MD $160,000 $105,500 51.70% $150,000 $146,000 2.70%
Shenandoah County, VA $157,500 $148,000 6.40% $165,450 $160,000 3.40%
Berkeley County, WV $150,500 $146,500 2.70% $155,900 $150,000 3.90%
Page County, VA $150,000 $154,900 -3.20% $149,000 $136,250 9.40%
Washington County, MD $148,000 $162,000 -8.60% $158,000 $160,000 -1.30%
Franklin County, PA $147,000 $154,768 -5% $149,900 $152,000 -1.40%
Morgan County, WV $138,000 $136,500 1.10% $140,950 $134,625 4.70%
Hampshire County, WV $125,000 $97,450 28.30% $128,000 $114,500 11.80%
Hardy County, WV $119,000 $131,750 -9.70% $125,500 $112,000 12.10%
Baltimore City, MD $105,000 $99,825 5.20% $110,000 $120,000 -8.30%
Dorchester County, MD $100,000 $125,000 -20% $123,000 $125,000 -1.60%
Allegany County, MD $97,500 $79,772 22.20% $70,000 $83,500 -16.20%
Mineral County, WV $97,500 $131,000 -25.60% $110,000 $119,000 -7.60%
Grant County, WV $0 $105,000 -100% $131,250 $116,000 13.20%

Credit: RealEstate Business Intelligence, LLC. Data Provided by MRIS

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