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Asking Prices and Inventory for Homes in Washington District of Columbia

As of April 21 2014 there were about 19,292 single family and condo homes listed for sale in Washington District of Columbia. The median asking price of these homes was approximately $385,000. Since this time last year, the inventory of homes for sale has increased by 9.5% and the median price has increased by 5.5%.

April 21, 2014 Month/Month Year/Year
Median Asking Price $385,000 +4.1% +5.5%
Home Listings/Inventory 19,292 +11.3% +9.5%

Recent Asking Price and Inventory History for Washington

Date Single Family & Condo
Inventory
25th Percentile
Asking Price
Median
Asking Price
75th Percentile
Asking Price
04/21/2014 19,292 $249,000 $385,000 $599,900
04/14/2014 19,197 $245,000 $384,999 $599,900
04/07/2014 18,313 $244,200 $379,900 $599,000
03/31/2014 17,610 $239,900 $374,990 $589,900
03/24/2014 17,340 $235,000 $369,900 $579,900

Washington Asking Price History

The median asking price for homes in Washington peaked in May 2006 at $490,354 and is now $107,054 (21.8%) lower. From a low of $272,378 in January 2011, the median asking price in Washington has increased by $110,922 (40.7%).

25th, Median (50th) and 75th Percentile Asking Prices for Washington District of Columbia

Washington Housing Inventory History

Housing inventory in Washington, which is typically highest in the spring/summer and lowest in the fall/winter, peaked at 39,592 in May 2008. The lowest housing inventory level seen was 14,255 in January 2013.

Housing Inventory for Washington District of Columbia

Washington Asking Price and Inventory History

Date Single Family & Condo
Inventory
25th Percentile
Asking Price
Median
Asking Price
75th Percentile
Asking Price
April 2014 18,934 $246,067 $383,300 $599,600
March 2014 16,841 $233,920 $367,178 $577,950
February 2014 15,313 $225,425 $351,200 $554,866
January 2014 14,968 $221,200 $349,925 $554,948
December 2013 16,497 $223,340 $352,840 $562,976
November 2013 18,577 $232,962 $368,098 $586,695
October 2013 19,461 $235,225 $374,995 $599,000
September 2013 18,976 $233,598 $372,891 $595,378
August 2013 18,508 $228,919 $364,475 $599,725
July 2013 18,136 $226,600 $368,760 $605,858
June 2013 18,702 $229,350 $377,200 $629,972
May 2013 18,776 $227,475 $376,225 $630,575
April 2013 16,944 $214,740 $360,780 $606,840
March 2013 15,454 $201,950 $342,623 $583,850
February 2013 14,679 $192,588 $325,973 $551,325
January 2013 14,255 $184,625 $314,423 $532,645
December 2012 15,507 $186,980 $317,198 $539,460
November 2012 17,743 $193,725 $329,688 $560,975
October 2012 19,118 $199,380 $338,978 $572,600
September 2012 19,276 $195,975 $334,900 $563,700
August 2012 19,923 $193,500 $332,322 $552,475
July 2012 20,896 $199,180 $339,478 $563,740
June 2012 22,009 $199,900 $341,748 $574,725
May 2012 22,579 $199,900 $339,950 $569,450
April 2012 21,947 $196,400 $333,760 $558,380
March 2012 20,457 $182,498 $307,500 $525,147
February 2012 19,653 $175,225 $295,725 $497,685
January 2012 19,367 $173,380 $283,780 $480,558
December 2011 21,283 $173,675 $285,850 $481,223
November 2011 23,635 $177,450 $295,825 $499,660
October 2011 24,815 $179,980 $299,920 $505,896
September 2011 25,071 $179,950 $299,875 $504,223
August 2011 26,147 $179,960 $299,960 $508,760
July 2011 26,991 $184,450 $303,950 $522,400
June 2011 27,963 $184,975 $307,850 $524,975
May 2011 27,447 $182,460 $305,735 $523,480
April 2011 26,043 $176,999 $294,650 $494,950
March 2011 25,029 $174,225 $286,899 $474,999
February 2011 23,839 $169,925 $273,738 $449,998
January 2011 23,383 $170,192 $272,378 $448,738
December 2010 25,176 $177,225 $282,425 $460,675
November 2010 27,164 $187,760 $298,640 $488,736
October 2010 28,270 $191,725 $299,968 $499,000
September 2010 28,165 $194,975 $300,000 $498,225
August 2010 28,456 $197,600 $305,780 $498,660
July 2010 29,117 $199,900 $317,200 $513,000
June 2010 28,894 $199,975 $320,475 $524,998
May 2010 28,719 $200,400 $320,582 $522,998
April 2010 28,434 $199,850 $316,173 $504,675
March 2010 25,311 $192,350 $297,580 $479,760
February 2010 23,228 $185,859 $289,700 $464,706
January 2010 22,441 $185,000 $286,000 $458,450
December 2009 23,684 $188,475 $292,000 $474,200
November 2009 25,861 $196,200 $299,780 $497,370
October 2009 26,824 $199,000 $300,000 $499,963
September 2009 27,576 $199,000 $300,000 $499,425
August 2009 28,091 $199,720 $304,360 $501,758
July 2009 28,870 $199,988 $314,750 $521,725
June 2009 30,177 $208,970 $322,925 $534,379
May 2009 31,018 $210,000 $323,044 $531,975
April 2009 30,677 $213,325 $320,725 $526,000
March 2009 29,700 $215,200 $317,629 $510,800
February 2009 29,266 $215,725 $310,875 $499,675
January 2009 29,886 $219,145 $313,071 $502,233
December 2008 30,990 $222,840 $318,361 $507,803
November 2008 32,799 $226,416 $323,481 $513,193
October 2008 34,836 $230,112 $328,771 $518,762
September 2008 35,567 $234,518 $332,316 $520,640
August 2008 37,372 $239,649 $336,561 $526,921
July 2008 37,947 $244,861 $345,141 $534,167
June 2008 39,321 $253,225 $354,694 $534,956
May 2008 39,592 $254,974 $356,961 $539,815
April 2008 38,543 $263,386 $357,739 $536,899
March 2008 36,849 $267,403 $361,488 $534,922
February 2008 34,513 $276,012 $367,659 $534,943
January 2008 33,577 $281,724 $373,524 $536,068
December 2007 35,529 $290,455 $383,458 $555,330
November 2007 37,545 $301,894 $394,058 $571,888
October 2007 38,240 $308,386 $405,123 $585,033
September 2007 38,393 $316,047 $407,898 $588,393
August 2007 38,198 $323,544 $412,831 $593,555
July 2007 38,432 $329,214 $427,645 $611,660
June 2007 37,436 $336,574 $438,549 $630,604
May 2007 34,678 $337,365 $442,272 $636,381
April 2007 30,772 $341,598 $446,862 $641,315
March 2007 26,821 $341,368 $448,698 $641,893
February 2007 25,634 $338,589 $448,111 $641,893
January 2007 25,470 $339,435 $448,147 $641,893
December 2006 28,546 $344,556 $450,024 $641,968
November 2006 31,718 $346,715 $456,705 $643,827
October 2006 34,501 $351,675 $458,834 $651,630
September 2006 34,832 $356,668 $459,000 $659,762
August 2006 36,063 $356,923 $462,417 $660,443
July 2006 36,430 $361,853 $472,015 $670,633
June 2006 35,669 $368,398 $483,925 $688,491
May 2006 32,682 $372,300 $490,354 $695,243
April 2006 28,355 $367,098 $489,528 $695,463