As of May of 2017, data assessed by Florida Realtors® from My Florida Regional MLS showed an increase in new listings, closed sales, median sales prices, and inventory in Sarasota and Manatee County.
End of Season Decreases
As is typical for the end of the season, there was a decrease in properties listed in last month's report. This month, new listings have showed an increase from last year at this time. Single family homes increased by 2.3 percent over the last year in Manatee County, while condos have increased by 0.8 percent. Sarasota County condos increased by 1.3 percent, while single family homes have increased by 8.5 percent in the same time period.
Condo Prices Increase in Both Counties
In Sarasota, the median sales price has…