Thunder Bay Real Estate Board

City of Thunder Bay MLS® single detached home sales remain below average, median price still up year-over-year in September

Sales of single detached homes in the City of Thunder Bay numbered 80 units in September 2022. This was a sharp decrease of 17.5% from the same period in 2021.

Single detached home sales were 14.5% below the five-year average and 18.7% below the 10-year average for the month of September.

On a year-to-date basis, single detached home sales totaled 783 units over the first nine months of the year. This was down by 8% from the same period in 2021.

The median sale price for single detached homes sold in September 2022 was $315,000, an increase of 8.7% from September 2021.

The more comprehensive year-to-date median price was $326,000, a sizable gain of 12.5% from the first nine months of 2021.

Single detached properties spent more time on the market before selling in September 2022 than they had a year earlier. The median number of days on market for single detached home sales was 18 in September 2022, up from the 16 days recorded in September 2021.

The dollar value of all single detached home sales in September 2022 was $28 million, falling by 7.5% from the same month in 2021.


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