Real Estate Data

Centre County MLS Report - February 17, 2020

5 Centre County School Districts'* Active Residential Listings as of February 17, 2020: 215

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$376,851

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 106

Residential Sales Activity for February 9, 2020 - February 15, 2020

New Listings:­ 38 Listings that Pended: 35 Listings that Closed:­ 19
State College School District: 21 State College School District: 21 State College School District: 9
Bellefonte School District: 8 Bellefonte School District: 10 Bellefonte School District: 5
Other School District: 9 Other School District: 4 Other School District: 5
Average List Price: ­$349,459 Average List Price: ­$285,720 Average Closed Price: ­$241,266
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Centre County MLS Report - February 3, 2020

5 Centre County School Districts'* Active Residential Listings as of February 3, 2020: 200

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$372,521

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 116

Residential Sales Activity for January 26, 2020 - February 1, 2020

New Listings:­ 25 Listings that Pended: 34 Listings that Closed:­ 19
State College School District: 10 State College School District: 23 State College School District: 10
Bellefonte School District: 3 Bellefonte School District: 5 Bellefonte School District: 2
Other School District: 6 Other School District: 6 Other School District: 7
Average List Price: ­$425,156 Average List Price: ­$264,176...

Centre County MLS Report - January 27, 2020

5 Centre County School Districts'* Active Residential Listings as of January 27, 2020: 205

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$346,961

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 128

Residential Sales Activity for January 19, 2020 - January 25, 2020

New Listings:­ 28 Listings that Pended: 28 Listings that Closed:­ 22
State College School District: 20 State College School District: 13 State College School District: 10
Bellefonte School District: 2 Bellefonte School District: 9 Bellefonte School District: 7
Other School District: 6 Other School District: 6 Other School District: 5
Average List Price: ­$334,373 Average List Price: ­$253,159 Average Closed Price: ­$263,497
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Centre County MLS Report - January 20, 2020

5 Centre County School Districts'* Active Residential Listings as of January 20, 2020: 209

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$334,855

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 127

Residential Sales Activity for January 12, 2020 - January 19, 2020

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New Listings:­ 21 Listings that Pended: 29 Listings that Closed:­ 19
State College School District: 10 State College School District: 14 State College School District: 9
Bellefonte School District: 5 Bellefonte School District: 9 Bellefonte School District: 7
Other School District: 6 Other School District: 6 Other School District: 3
Average List Price: ­$337,756

Local Housing Trends: Renting vs. Buying

At some point, you’re going to ask yourself: Should I buy instead of rent?

It’s a complex question that includes a variety of factors. Buying is a smart choice for many, but not always the best deal, depending on the market you live in and other factors like how long you plan to live there, the size of the home you plan to purchase, and more.

Consider the following points before you decide to buy:

  • It’s a big investment. You’ll have to put down a substantial amount of money for your down payment (generally three to 20 percent) and closing costs (which can cost up to three percent of the home’s purchase price).
  • Can you get approved? Your debt-to-income ration is important for lenders to see how your debts stack up against your pay. Traditionally, lenders use the 28/36 rule,...

Centre County MLS Report - January 13, 2020

5 Centre County School Districts'* Active Residential Listings as of January 13, 2020: 216

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$334,076

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 124

Residential Sales Activity for January 5, 2020 - January 11, 2020

New Listings:­ 27 Listings that Pended: 25 Listings that Closed:­ 23
State College School District: 14 State College School District: 11 State College School District: 12
Bellefonte School District: 7 Bellefonte School District: 7 Bellefonte School District: 4
Other School District: 6 Other School District: 7 Other School District: 7
Average List Price: ­$319,520 Average...

Centre County MLS Report - January 6, 2020


5 Centre County School District's* Active Residential Listings as of  January 6, 2020: 215

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$323,113

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 128

Residential Sales Activity for December 29, 2019 - January 4, 2020

New Listings:­ 20 Listings that Pended: 15 Listings that Closed:­ 30
State College School District: 11 State College School District: 6 State College School District: 18
Bellefonte School District: 3 Bellefonte School District: 5 Bellefonte School District: 6
Other School District: 6 Other...

Centre County MLS Report - December 30, 2019


5 Centre County School District's* Active Residential Listings as of  December 30, 2019: 242

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$313,884

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 134

Residential Sales Activity for December 22, 2019 - December 28, 2019

New Listings:­ 8 Listings that Pended: 12 Listings that Closed:­ 21
State College School District: 4 State College School District: 9 State College School District: 6
Bellefonte School District: 3 Bellefonte School District: 3 Bellefonte School District: 8
Other School District: 1 Other...

Centre County MLS Report - December 9, 2019


5 Centre County School District's* Active Residential Listings as of  December 9, 2019: 285

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$316,208

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 116

Residential Sales Activity for December 1, 2019 - December 7, 2019

New Listings:­ 27 Listings that Pended: 27 Listings that Closed:­ 28
State College School District: 17 State College School District: 12 State College School District: 22
Bellefonte School District: 3 Bellefonte School District: 9 Bellefonte School District: 5
Other School District: 7 Other...

Centre County MLS Report - December 2, 2019


5 Centre County School District's* Active Residential Listings as of  December 2, 2019: 291

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$325,848

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 113

Residential Sales Activity for November 24, 2019 - November 30, 2019

New Listings:­ 18 Listings that Pended: 22 Listings that Closed:­ 32
State College School District: 7 State College School District: 6 State College School District: 14
Bellefonte School District: 6 Bellefonte School District: 8 Bellefonte School District: 9
Other School District: 5 Other School...