At the end of each year, we review the statistics for the previous year. Here are some interesting and fun real estate statistics for the Collingwood, Blue Mountain, Wasaga Beach, Clearview, Grey Highlands and Meaford Areas for 2019. All information is from the Southern Georgian Bay Association of Realtors®.
Residential Homes and Condos:
Highest Sale Price: $5,220,000
This was a single-family, detached home in The Blue Mountains, on beautiful Georgian Bay waterfront.
Lowest Sale Price: $50,000
This was a detached home, in Meaford, lot value only. Building was uninhabitable.
Smallest Square Footage of a sold home: 406 square feet.
This was a detached home, in Grey Highlands.
Largest Square Footage of a sold home: 7,650 square feet.
This was a detached home, in The Blue Mountains.
Largest number of bedrooms: 8
These bedrooms were in a detached home in The Blue Mountains, sold in 2019.
Least number of bedrooms: 0
There were 4 listings each stating 0 bedrooms – they were bachelor type accommodations.
Largest number of bathrooms: 7
There were two sold homes that had this number of bathrooms. Great for entertaining!
Note: there were a few listings that said they had 0 bathrooms, but clearly that must have been a mistake.
Most Garage Spaces: 10
There were two sold homes that had 10 garage spaces, and both were in…. Meaford!
Largest positive spread – sale price over list price: 44.1%
This was a 4-bedroom bungalow, waterfront home on Georgian Bay, in The Blue Mountains that garnered such a large amount over the asking price.
Largest negative spread – sale price under list price: -40.7%
This was a 6-bedroom bungaloft style home in Collingwood that sold for almost 41% below its list price.
Largest number of acres sold in 2019: 207 acres sold in Grey Highlands
Lowest sales price: $10,000 for .46 of an acre (residential land) in Clearview Township, no permits available in foreseeable future.
Highest sales price: $2,900,000 for 100 acres (mixed) in The Blue Mountains.
So that’s some trivia for your next lunch date.
Marg Scheben-Edey is a Broker with RE/MAX four seasons realty limited, Brokerage in beautiful Collingwood, ON. With three decades of experience, Marg is a leader in the local real estate marketplace and is ready to help guide both Buyers and Sellers in achieving their real estate goals. Email Marg