Newest Figures Show New Home Sales and Prices Decrease in Goldsboro
Posted on: Nov 12, 2013 07:17:03 AM
Closings of new homes in the Goldsboro, NC market sank year-over-year in July, and the decline was similar to June 2013. New home closings moved from 6 a year earlier to 3 after the figure moved from 8 in June 2012 to 4 in June 2013.
A total of 60 new homes were sold during the 12 months that ended in July, down from 63 for the year that ended in June.
Last year, 6 of 31 total closings were new homes, and this percentage saw a decline as new home closings this year made up 3 of the 39 total closings. Following a decline in June year-over-year, closings of new and existing homes gained year-over-year in July.
Pricing and Mortgage Trends
The average new home price was $192,667, down from $198,083 a year earlier. This came after a 15.0% rise in June year-over-year.
The average mortgage size on new homes was $194,804, up from $168,013. Average mortgage size on new homes went from $178,511 in June 2012 to $180,301 in June 2013.