Colorado real estate trends (October 2021)
How is the real estate market in Colorado?
🏠 Average home value: $501,345
📈 2.45% home value increase month over month
💰 Median sale price: $527,000
⏳ 49 days on the market
🔑 Homes on the market: 12,382
📆 0.9 months of housing inventory
🏦 30-year mortgage rate: 2.99%
💵 Average income: 72331
State of the market: A+
Colorado is a white-hot booming market, and a seller’s dream — rapidly appreciating home values, a healthy local economy, minuscule inventory, and overwhelming demand.
*Data last updated October 2021
With over 300 sunny days per year, Colorado is a perfect destination for anyone who loves the outdoors.
In fact, the Centennial State offers more than 17,000 trails for hiking and biking — not to mention the state's famous ski resorts.
For those who prefer city life, major cities including Denver and Colorado Springs offer plenty of restaurants, cultural events, and shopping.
If you're thinking of buying or selling in Colorado, these Colorado housing predictions and stats can help you make an informed decision.
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Selling a home in Colorado
Colorado real estate market forecast for sellers
⏰ Homes are selling 12 days faster than the annual average
💰 Homes are selling for $21,203 more than the annual average
💸 Average listing commission: 2.73%
💸 Average buyer's commission: 2.77%
How to sell a home in Colorado
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- Top Real Estate Agents in Colorado (June 2021 Rankings)
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- How to Sell a House By Owner in Colorado (2021 Update)
- 5 Best Colorado Flat-Fee MLS Companies in 2021
- We Buy Houses for Cash Companies in Colorado (2021 Rankings)
Cost to sell a home in Colorado
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- Colorado Seller Closing Costs in 2021: How Much Will You Pay?
- The Ultimate Guide to Colorado Real Estate Taxes
Buying a home in Colorado
How much home you can buy with $300,000 in...
🏠 Denver: 1,079 sq ft
🏡 Fort Collins: 1,302 sq ft
🏡 Colorado Springs: 1,398 sq ft
🏠 Boulder: 829 sq ft
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Investing in Colorado real estate
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Best of Colorado
Each month, we compare cities in Colorado based on different criteria. This month, we're looking at affordability and ranking the best cities in the state.
Most Affordable Cities in Colorado
2. Colorado Springs
4. Grand Junction
Worst of Colorado
Each month, we compare cities in Colorado based on a different criteria. This month we're looking at affordability data. These are the cities that ranked the worst in the state.
Least Affordable Cities in Colorado
2. Fort Collins
3. Glenwood Springs
- Colorado DORA Division of Real Estate
- Colorado's real estate license verification
- Colorado's real estate agent code of conduct
- Colorado's disclosure forms
- Transfer taxes in Colorado
- Home buying assistance programs in Colorado
Clever's analysis of state market trends is based on local data from Zillow, realtor.com, Redfin, S&P Global, the U.S. Census, and Clever surveys. Our team of over 20 real estate analysts from across the country research local markets and data to compile our "Best" and "Worst" rankings.