The number of home sales in the Sussex County market climbed 18.5% to 64 homes over the last 30 days, exceeding the 58.9 monthly average for the last 12 months. In comparison, nearby New Castle County had 557 sales in the same time frame, the most of all neighboring counties. The median sales price rose dramatically to $270,034, up from last week's $201,500. Sussex County is still a solid buyer's market, in spite of the uptick in sales, thanks to the availability of 11 months of remaining inventory.
Early bird gets the worm, so be sure to take a look at these new listings in Sussex County: