For Lexington, SC, Lake Murray, SC and the midlands area of South Carolina, the future of the housing market is bright. Comparative data shows that more homes sold quicker and for more money in 2017. Experts say the trend should continue for 2018.
IN 2017, 12,780 HOMES SOLD WHICH IS 4.7% MORE THAN LAST YEAR.
AVERAGE SALES PRICE OF HOMES INCREASED TO $190,000 IN 2017
AVERAGE DAYS ON MARKET WAS 70 WHICH IS A 15.7% DECREASE FROM LAST YEAR
HOMES SOLD FOR 97% OF LIST PRICE IN 2017
Lexington is one of the fastest growing areas in the state, leading the way in healthcare, education and recreation, including popular Lake Murray. It's a short drive to Columbia, the state’s capital city and home to the University of South Carolina. Live entertainment and educational opportunities are also plentiful at the Koger Center, the Colonial Life Arena, Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens, the State Museum and EdVenture Children’s Museum. Centrally located in the Midlands, one can easily reach the beach or the mountains in less than three hours.
With over 500 miles of shoreline and 50,000 acres of recreational water, Lake Murray is home to many annual events including professional bass fishing tournaments, sailing regattas, the annual Tour of Homes, and holiday fireworks displays. With an average temperature ranging from 56 degrees in January to 92 degrees in July, Lake Murray visitors and residents enjoy a perfect climate for year-round outdoor recreation!
Lexington, SC Real Estate - The Sallie Chester Team of Exit Real Estate Consultants. With an emphasis on Lake Murray property sales, Sallie Chester and her team of professional REALTORS® specialize in residential real estate in Lexington, South Carolina and surrounding areas. Utilizing cutting edge technology, along with old-fashioned customer care, The Sallie Chester Team takes pride in providing each client with superior service. Contact us today at 803-707-8595.