March and April were not kind to Houston’s housing market, which recently experienced its second consecutive month of year-over-year declining single-family home sales and average prices in the latest report from the Houston Association of Realtors.
- A total of 6,310 single-family homes were sold during the month of April, as opposed to the 6,349 sold last year in April.
- Total property sales decreased 2 percent to 7,583.
- While total dollar volume and average home sales price have decreased, median home price increased 3.3 percent year-over-year.
- Active listings grew significantly to 34,402 – a 16.7 percent increase since April 2015.