July Edmonton Real Estate Sales MLS®

Posted by Maxwell Progressive on Monday, August 1st, 2016 at 9:38am.

July Edmonton Real Estate Sales 

The month of July is over and we're ready to analyze the MLS® sales reported for Edmonton real estate market. In this article we will look at the Average, Median and days on the market from the last 5 years. The interesting set of numbers came from the sales of homes over one million dollars. 17 sales of homes over a million dollars were recorded in July. 


So here is the breakdown for the month of July MLS® sales:


JULY 2016 MLS® Sales

Total MLS sales in Edmonton 1139 Single family Homes and Condominiums 


Average Sold Price : $ 387,814

Median Sold Price : $ 352,500

Average Days on the Market : 53

Highest Priced home to sell in July : $ 3,515, 0000


17 Properties over a Million dollars sold in Edmonton in the month of July. *** This might have something to do with the huge increase in Average Sale price from June. ( 1.5% )  For this reason it is why I always carefully look at Median prices and to be more specific the individual neighbourhoods where I am working with my clients who are buying and selling. 22% of total sales over million dollar in 2016 have been made in July. 

The Median price from June 2016 to July 2016 for MLS® sales reported in Edmonton have declined 2.1% ( June $ 360,000 ) ( July $ 352,000 )

Conclusion of median prices in Edmonton have declined so far this year. Total Median Sold price 2015 including single family homes and condos was $352,000


Condo Sales Breakdown 

356 total condo sales in the month of July 

Average Sold Price : $256,357 

Median Sold Price : $241,750 

Average Days on the market: 53 

Highest Sold condo in Edmonton for July: $940,000


Previous Month Comparable Sales ( June 2016 ) 

Total Condo Sales : 429 , Average Price: $ 264,653 , Median Sold Price: $242,500 , Days on the Market 56 , highest sold condo: $1,725,000


My conclusion of the Condo market in Edmonton proper is that Prices are actually on the move upwards from last year (2015) across the board. This is a general look at the overall condo market and I would suggest to look at specific buildings and sale prices to get a more accurate assessment. 

Single Family Homes Breakdown

783 Total Sales of Single Family homes in Edmonton for July 2016

Average Sold Price : $447,583 

Median Sold Price : $399,400

Average Days on the Market: 50 


Average Sold price from June 2016 was $433,441 ( again I will point out the 17 properties that sold over a million dollars this month pulling up that average ) 

Median from last month was $ 394,500 which may be a more accurate reflection of the market 


When we go back 1 year from now and look at the same set of numbers we get : Average $434,120 , Median $399,000 , 46 days on the market was the average


Conclusion for single family homes in Edmonton for July: number of sales declined year of year, Price is flat and Buyers have more selection and are taking longer to make their purchases.


5 year Historical Data from the City of Edmonton / MLS® sales  Total - City of Edmonton

July 2010 - 924 

July 2011 - 1273

July 2012 - 1163

July 2013 - 1365

July 2014 - 1439

July 2015 - 1375

July 2016 - 1139


The market continues to contract now into the second year. 17% decrease in sales year over year. 


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