Lakeland FL Short Sale and Foreclosure Housing Report – June 2010

Lakeland Florida Short Sale and Foreclosure Market Report – June 2010


For the month of June, the Lakeland real estate market of short sales and bank-owned (REO) properties had a market share of 54%. There were a total of 117 properties sold in May, compared to 127 in May and 61 distressed Lakeland homes sold the year prior, according to Mid-Florida Regional MLS.

Currently there are a total of 2,011 Lakeland homes for sale and 495 Lakeland homes under contract (07/24/2010). By calculating total inventory, homes that are under contract which are included in my inventory share because these properties have not closed in which a buyer could walk away at any given time.

  • Bank owned properties – Inventory share is 15.88%
  • Short sale properties – Inventory share is 26.50%

The Graph below compares sold homes in all categories – Traditional Sales (None Distressed), Bank Owned Properties (REO) and Lakeland Short Sales

  • Average days to Closing for bank-owned properties are 86 days
  • Average days to Closing for other distressed properties are 296 days.

  • 31 Lakeland Short Sale homes sold – average sold price $111,594 – median sold price $110,000
  • 86 Lakeland Bank-owned (REO) homes sold – average sold price $86,130 – median sold price $80,000.

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