2021 Real Estate Market Update Week 26

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2021 real estate market update week 26.  New listings this week are down.  239 this week compared to 285 the week before.   Next week hopefully will be better with getting past the holiday.

Closings this week were way up.  419 this week compared to 292 the week before.  Usually closing are up at the end of the month but some of these might of been delayed closings.

2021 Real Estate Market Update Week 26

Take a look at the communities with the most activity this week:

Aurora-New 29 $149,900-$595,000

            Closed-63 $106,000-$753,000

Bolingbrook-New 18 $174,900-$501,375

                     Closed-29 $194,000-$513,925

Geneva-New 10 $275,000-$864,900

             Closed-19 $249,500-$1,700,000

Naperville-New 47 $249,900-$1,650,000

                 Closed-80 $265,000-$1,649,000

North Aurora-New 5 $224,900-$359,900

                       Closed-12 $205,000-$500,000

Oswego-New 10 $275,000-$725,000

             Closed-15 $250,000-$465,000

Plainfield-New 32 $185,000-$550,000

                Closed-52 $160,000-$640,000

St Charles-New 21 $180,000-$705,000

                 Closed-40 $184,900-$1,450,000

Sycamore-New 6 $105,000-$439,000

                 Closed-15 $117,000-$585,000

Warrenville-New 0

                   Closed-12 $216,000-$740,000

West Chicago-New 6 $324,000-$850,000

                      Closed-13 $210,000-$530,000

Yorkville-New 7 $335,000-$565,000

              Closed-15 $221,000-$400,000

Median list price this week is $369,504, and the week before was $370,000

Median closed price this week is $370,000, and the week before was $373,750.

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Contracts accepted this week

Contracts accepted this week were down.  325 this week compared to 355 the week before.  This July 4th holiday has impacted the market this week.  We should get back to normal next week.

2021 Real Estate Market Update Week 26-Contracts accepted this week

Look at the communities seller’s accepted the most contracts this week:

Aurora-50                                 Batavia-18

Bolingbrook-22                         Geneva-14

Naperville-62                            Oswego-16

Plainfield-31                             St Charles-30


No short sales were accepted by seller’s this week.  Most homes have appreciated in this market enough that they would not have to sell short.

Seller’s accepted contracts that are contingent on the buyer closing on their current home.  2 with a kick-out clause of 72 hours, 7 with 48 hours, and 2 with 24 hours.

Also, seller’s accepted contracts that are contingent on the buyer selling and closing on their current home.  2 with a kick-out clause of 72 hours, 3 with 48 hours and 1 with 24 hours.

2021 real estate market update by the month and a look back at 2020 and 2019


Month                New     Closed     Contracts accepted

January              543        649               829

February            561        604               778

March                993     1099             1455

April                1006       926             1387

May                 1088    1228             1289

June                1450     1686             1671

Totals              5641      6192             7409


January           1105       566                858

February         1267       529              1024

March             1186       707              1079

April                 648        786                775

May                1352     1010              1444

June               1232        908              1534

Totals             6790      4506              6714


January           878         407                568

February       1032         463                832

March           1731         915             1375

April             1594         792              1307

May              1645         995             1280

June              1643      1253             1218

Totals            8523       4825             6580

Even in a tighter market with less new listings than the previous 2 years 2021 closed on more homes.  We are at the halfway mark for the year.  Prices are up.  We are still seeing multiple offers.  It continues to be a seller’s market.

Contact us

Call us at 630-503-6555 with all of your real estate questions.  Your goal is our goal.  We will do everything we can to help you reach your goal.

Request a home valuation if you are thinking about selling this year.  Give us a little information about your home and what has been updated recently.  We will provide you with a net proceeds that shows you the expenses to sell.  This will be updated when an offer comes in and we know all the terms so you can make a good decision.

Thinking about buying this year?  You will need to get pre approved with a loan officer.  You will need to provide them with all your financial information.  Today you can’t just call them and get prequalified you need to go through the process of getting pre approved.  You will be up against multiple offers so you need to take this next step before even looking for homes.  They are going fast.  You need to be ready to look as soon as they hit the market and be ready to write an offer.


If you need recommendations for loan officers, real estate attorneys or home inspectors we can provide you with a few of each so you can decide who you would like to work with.

2021 real estate market update week 26.  Happy 4th of July!  Have a great week.

2021 market update week 26-Kristine HEiman, Designated Managing BrokerKristine Heiman, SFR, SRS, AWHD

Designated Managing Broker

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