McKinney Real Estate Sales End the Year on a High Note

Written by Jane Clark Posted in Choosing Your Realtor

McKinney Real Estate Year End sales up 23% in December 2012

McKinney Real Estate Sales End the Year on a High Note

McKinney Texas Real Estate Sales were up 23% in December 2012 over the same month last year with 168 homes selling this month! For the year to date, overall home sales were at 2338 homes sold, a 22% from last year.


The Texas home market for the fourth quarter 2012 in the DFW Metroplex is overall improved over the last year. With both prices and interest rates at historic lows, this is an idea time to purchase for both new home owners and current home owners moving to larger homes. It is key to have your financing and prequalification work in process to insure a smooth transaction.

New Mckinney Texas real estate listings experienced a -5% change for the same period last year with 116 homes listed this month. For the year to date, overall home listings underwent a 2% change with 2989 homes listed this year. Listings pending sales this month underwent a 7% change, with 138 homes contracted. Listings under contract for the year to date experienced a 20% change, with 2364 homes under contract for this month.

The average sales prices of a home in Mckinney was $253,439, a 19% change from this month last year. Overall, for 2012, the average sales price was $229,220, a 4% change. Sellers received 96% of their asking price this month, which is a 3% change from last year. For year to date, sellers received 96% of their asking price, which is a 2% change. This month, homes spent an average of 53 days on the market until sold, which was a -39% change from last year. For the year to date, the average number of days on the market was 67, an overall change of -28%.

The current supply of active listings on the market this month was 355 homes. This is a change of -40% from the same month last year. This month there was a 1.8 month supply of homes on the market; this was a -50% change from last year. Mckinney real estate is known as area 53 in the North Texas Real Estate Information System. Information is believed reliable but is only as accurate as reported by the system in the month of December 2012.

The DFW Metroplex is also known as Dallas Fort Worth Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area, a title designated by the U.S. Census which encompasses 12 counties within the U.S. state of Texas. The area is divided into two metropolitan divisions: Dallas Plano Irving and Fort Worth Arlington and is comprised of over 70 area cities both incorporated and unincorporated.

The DFW Metroplex is, by population, the largest metropolitan area in Texas, the largest in the South, the fourth-largest in the United States, and the tenth-largest in the Americas. The DFW Metroplex encompasses over 9,000 square miles of total area, making it larger in area than the U.S. states of Rhode Island and Connecticut combined. It is also the sixth largest gross metropolitan product (GMP) in the United States, and is approximately tenth largest by GMP in the world.

About the Author

Jane Clark

Jane Clark is TREC Licensed (License # 479854) Real Estate Agent associated with the Keller Williams in McKinney Texas. She has been a fixture in McKinney Real Estate for 14 years. She has had some spectacular accomplishments over her long and productive career. Jane is most proud of the fact that she received national recognition as a top 5 elite producer in her five state region. In fact she was number 4 out of over 4000 agents. KW McKinney Realtor Jane Clark is well known  because of her avid pursuit of excellence in customer relations.  However it belies the fact that she is a popular Allen TX Realtor as well. Jane Clark is a perennial winner of D Magazines Best Realtor award and she has been named in McKinney Living Magazines BEST McKinney Realtor poll as well. Here are a few of her other accomplishments. Keller Williams Top Producer of the Year (2001-2012), Named one of the most Successful Real Estate Agents by Inside Collin County Business, 2002-2012) ;member of Agent Leadership Council; Keller Williams North Collin County Top Individual Outstanding Achievement in 2009-2012; Keller Williams North Collin County, Gold Outstanding Team Achievement in 2009 and Double Gold Outstanding Achievement 2010 - 2012.  If You have a house for sale in McKinney or you are looking for an Allen TX Home for sale. You ought to be talking with Jane.  I think you will find that KW McKinney Realtor Jane Clark is the right Real Estate Agent for you!

CBS Marketwatch and Yahoo Finance Called Jane Clark a Top 5 Elite ProducerTop 5 Elite Producer for Keller Williams

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mckinney_realtor_blue ribbon1 Voted Best Realtor  "D" Magazine 2006-2012
mckinney_realtor_blueribbon2Top Producer   Keller Williams   North Collin County
mckinney_realtor_blue ribbon3 20+ Years raising a family in Collin County
mckinney_realtor_blueribbon414 years experience  Full-Time Realtor  KW Agent Leadership Council