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Data shows that May is the best month to sell your home

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Great news if you are thinking about putting your home on the market! According to, the month of May is the best month to sell a home. This was from an analysis of 14.7 million home sales from 2011-2017 across the country. Below is a breakdown by month of the average % sold above market price.

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Top 5 Days to Sell:

  • June 28th – 9.1% above market
  • February 15th – 9.0% above market
  • May 31st – 8.3% above market
  • May 29th – 8.2% above market
  • June 21st – 8.1% above market

According to the National Association of Realtors, homes sold in an average of just 30 days last month! However, homes that were listed with the Brad Long Group (and went under contract) were only on the market for an average of two days! 

Thinking of selling your home? Let us know! Now is the time to make the move!