May real estate numbers in Eagle County continue to outperform 2016 numbers in the two major categories – dollar volume and transactions. Each month, January through May, the dollar volume has exceeded last year’s numbers and year-to-date is up 55%, $923,616,701 compared to $595,720,657. Transactions year-to-date are up 14%, 741 compared to 648.
May had a total dollar volume of $178,642,398 and 197 transactions bringing the average sales price to $1,942,831.
Eagle and Gypsum were the areas in the county that accounted for almost one-third of all sales in May with 60 of the total 197 transactions. Eagle averaged over $378K per sale and Gypsum averaged $402K.
Lionshead had $26M in total dollar volume in May for eight transactions; this included four new sales at The Lion.
The highest priced home that sold in May was in Lionshead for $6.12M, bringing a price per square foot of $1,504.