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Best time to sell a home in New York, NY for more money

How to read this chart - Look for months with higher sales prices than the average home sales price for the year. That's usually the best time to sell your house for the most money!

New York Housing Market Trends - Sales Prices
Real estate is a hyper local business but you can use the annual housing market trends across the United States to come up with a general rule of thumb for the best time to sell a house.

August
+13.08%
April
-9.84%
Based on the housing transaction data we have for New York, NY, it looks like August would be the best month to sell your home in New York. It generally takes about 7 months to close on your home, so we estimate that if you list your New York home in February you could sell your house for 13.08% more than the yearly average!

Best time to sell a house fast in New York, NY

How to read this chart - Days on market is a measure of how long it takes to sell a house. Look for months where homes sat on the market for less time than the monthly average. Those are usually the best months to close on your home sale. For example, if the month with the lowest days on market is April, then you should list your house in January for an April close date.

Days on Market Trends for Home Sales in New York
Economic conditions impact days on market trends in America's housing market. Every year will be a little different but you can use the aggragate data to give you a general rule of thumb for the best time to sell your house fast.

November
-39 days
May
27 days
If you're looking to sell your New York house fast, the best time to close on your home sale in New York, NY is probably the month of November. Since it generally takes about 7 months from list to close, we estimate that if you list your New York home in May you could sell your house 39 days sooner than if you listed in any other month.

We Found the Best Time to Sell a House and It's Not When You Think

Every year, we select a variety of cities all across the United States and analyze the housing market data to see exactly how the best time to sell a house changes over time. See the results of our study and play around with our real estate data to see your own home's best time to sell.
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The best time to sell your home changes depending on where you live

National housing market data can only give you a general rule of thumb. If you want a more accurate estimate for the best month to sell your home, you need to look at the real estate transaction data in your neighborhood.
Look at the data for some of America's most popular cities and see how the best time to sell a house changes from market to market. Then search for your home town to see when the best time to sell YOUR house is.
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