Kansas Real Estate Market in 2021: Forecasts + Trends

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October 1st, 2021
Updated October 1st, 2021


Kansas real estate trends

Real estate trends in Kansas | Sellers | Buyers | Investors | The best and worst of Kansas | Kansas resources

Kansas real estate trends (October 2021)

How is the real estate market in Kansas?
🏠 Average home value: $179,343
📈 1.21% home value increase month over month
💰 Median sale price: $319,000
⏳ 54 days on the market
🔑 Homes on the market: 4,466
📆 0.7 months of housing inventory
🏦 30-year mortgage rate: 3.06%
💵 Average income: 60523
State of the market: A-
Listing prices in Kansas have surged recently, as prospective home buyers flooded the market. With little inventory in the state, the market should continue its gentle upswing.
*Data last updated October 2021

When The Wizard of Oz's Dorothy closed her eyes and said, "There's no place like home," Kansas was on her mind. Today, the iconic line is true for the state's nearly three million residents.

The Sunflower State boasts fertile farmland, so it's no surprise that its main industries include agriculture and food processing. With hot summers and snowy winters, residents experience a full range of seasons.

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Selling a home in Kansas

Kansas real estate market forecast for sellers
⏰ Homes are selling 10.5 days faster than the annual average
💰 Homes are selling for $7,485 more than the annual average
💸 Average listing commission: 2.98%
💸 Average buyer's commission: 3.03%

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Cost to sell a home in Kansas

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Buying a home in Kansas

How much home you can buy with $300,000 in...
🏠 Wichita: 2,859 sq ft
🏡 Lawrence: 1,893 sq ft
🏡 Topeka: 2,959 sq ft
🏠 Manhattan: 2,788 sq ft

Investing in Kansas real estate

Best of Kansas

Each month, we compare cities in Kansas based on different criteria. This month, we're looking at affordability and ranking the best cities in the state.

Most Affordable Cities in Kansas
1. Hutchinson
2. Topeka
3. Wichita

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Worst of Kansas

Each month, we compare cities in Kansas 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 Kansas
1. Kansas City
2. Manhattan
3. Lawrence

Kansas resources

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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.

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