Washington Post Article: “Spring May Not Be the Best Time to Put a House on the Market”

Spring in AtlantaIf you are wanting to sell your home but think its best to wait until Spring, you may want to reconsider. This article by the Washington Post sites a study conducted by Redfin that says sellers may want to consider selling during the winter months.

“A study of 1.1 million home listings between 2001 and 2013 in 19 major markets by the national realty brokerage firm Redfin found that, contrary to popular impressions, houses put on the market in winter (defined as Dec. 21 through March 21) had a 9% point greater probability of selling within 180 days and at a smaller discount to the initial list price than houses put on the market during the spring months (defined as March 22 through June 22).”

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