Here’s some market news about the Reno/Sparks housing market from the experts at Dickson Realty.

Dickson Realty Market Trends- Market News August 13, 2015 from Dickson Realty on Vimeo.

In July, the total number of single family home sales in the greater Reno Sparks area was down 8.9% from the month of June, but up 11.9% from a year ago.  The median sales price of $291,990 in July, marked a 4.7% increase from June and an impressive 16.8% increase since July 2014.

There was an increase in the number of homes available for purchase in July, totaling 1,094 for the month compared to 911 for June.  The number of available listings for July highlights a growing trend of available properties dating back to March 2015. Also, the outlook for more new home construction is positive as demand continues to outpace the supply of our region’s constrained inventory.


The month of July average days on market was 79, which is the lowest monthly average over the past 12 months.  The monthly average of days on market has been in a steady decrease since January 2015 when it peaked at 126 days on market.

All the ups and downs when buying or selling a home can be a challenge to understand. Having a market expert on your side is an invaluable asset. Your Dickson Realty agent can provide you with up to the minute information about local prices and trends to help you negotiate the best deal.

Trust the experts at Dickson Realty to get you the information you need, when you need it. We’ve been assisting buyers and sellers in northern Nevada for over 40 years.