This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of January. The below charts show a detailed breakdown of several market segments in La Plata County, showing La Plata County as a whole, Durango In Town, Durango Rural, Bayfield In Town, Bayfield Rural, Ignacio In Town, Ignacio Rural, and Durango Mountain Area.
These charts indicate the statistics and key metrics for single family homes and townhouses/condos, including new listings, sold listings, median sales price, and more. They compare January 2020 to January 2019, and at this point of the year the year to date information is the same the monthly results. We also see the rolling 12-month median sales price for single family homes and townhouses/condos in these segments. We always appreciate these charts to be able to spot trends within our local market and compare results to previous years.
La Plata County single family homes had a strong month in listing activity, and just a few less sales than January 2019. The median sales price increased compared to January 2019. The La Plata County townhouse/condo market also had an increase in new listings and median sales price compared to 2019, but a lower number of sold listings (by just a few).
Durango in town single family homes had a strong outset of new listings and also more sold listings, despite a drop in the median sales price. The Durango in town townhouse/condo market had a decrease in new listings and sold listings, but an increase in median sales price.
Bayfield in town single family homes had a strong start. For the market segment, there were more new listings and sold listings, as well as a higher median sales price. Even though it’s a smaller market segment in the county, these are great trends for the start of the year. Durango Mountain Area single family homes also had a strong number of sold listings for the month, as well as a significantly higher median sales price.
It’s a great start to the year, and we anticipate more activity as we ramp up for the spring selling season. As always, please let us know if you have any questions or would like to discuss the La Plata County real estate market further.