The Omaha Real Estate Blog

January Market stats

Hey it’s Realtor David Neese from and here are our Omaha real estate market stats for January of 2016. 

If you have a home to sell this is definitely the time to get it on the market as we are definitely cruising along in a hot seller’s market.

Comparing January of 2015 to 2016 we see some rapid acceleration in sales.  Active homes for sale dropped 18.35%, from 2,964 to 2,420 which is a huge drop in inventory.

Average time on market for homes that actually sold dropped 28%, that’s right 28%!  It was down from 57 days a year ago to 41 days this year.  Mind you days on market always drags a bit in the winter here for some crazy reason.  What is interesting is the size of the drop considering the harshness of this winter compared to last year’s winter.  ...