The Next Three Months: Best Time to Sell Your Home in California
- Nationwide, May is the best month to sell a home for more than its value, with sellers receiving average premiums of 5.9 percent between 2011 and 2017.
- In 85 percent of California markets, May, June, and July are the top months to sell a home.
- April and May are the best months for sellers in the Bay Area, while Southern California sellers have the greatest chances of receiving premiums in June.
May is the best month to sell a home, according to a new ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of 14.7 million home sales from 2011 to 2017, which shows that homeowners selling in May realized the biggest premiums above estimated market value — 5.9 percent on average — of any month.
The best day of the year to sell a home is June 28, with an average seller premium of 9.1 percent, according to the analysis.
The best month to sell varied from market to market, with warmer weather markets such as Miami (January) and Phoenix (November) bucking the national trend, according to the analysis. Take a look at the map below to find out the best month for selling a home in your local market.
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