Kansas Housing Market Stats – February 2021

“More than half of all homes that sold in February were on the market for less than two weeks,” said KAR president, Natalie Moyer with Reese Nichols in Wichita. “Buyers need to move extremely quickly with aggressive offers if they hope to buy in this market.”

February 2021 Market Highlights

  • Home sales in Kansas rose by 5.3% percent in February 2021 compared to the same period last year. National sales rose with sales rising 9.1% over 2020.
  • Home prices continue to increase across the state. The statewide average sale price in January was $240,325 a 14.7% increase compared to last year. Midwest prices rose 14.2% and US prices rose 15.8%.
  • Mortgage rates continue to fall. The national average commitment rate on 30-year conventional mortgage for the week ending March 19, 2021 was 3.09%. View Freddie Mac’s report.

To view January stats, click here.

For national perspective, click here to watch NAR’s new “Housing Minute” video update.

KAR – The Voice of Real Estate in Kansas

For 100 years, the Kansas Association of REALTORS® has been the “Voice for Real Estate” in Kansas. Working for Kansas property owners, the Association provides a facility for professional education, research and information exchange among its 10,000 member licensees, as well as to consumers, government and the media. REALTORS® agree to abide by a strict code of ethics, and are held to a high ethical standard by their peers through their association membership. The term REALTOR® is a federally-registered trademark owned by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, and denotes membership in the non-profit Association.

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