Washington D.C. Metro

November 2022 | 
Home Demand Index: 90 | 
Tier: Steady

Metro Area Overview

The Bright MLS | T3 Home Demand Index dropped 14.3 percent to 90 in October, a reading that reflects a Steady pace of buyer interest in Washington Metro area homes. The Index was 29.1 percent lower than one year earlier.
The market trend line, below, provides a high-level monthly overview of the Home Demand Index for each of the metro market areas within the Greater Washington D.C. Metro Area. The Home Demand Index is baselined at 100, with 90-110 indicating a steady market. Index values above 110 indicate moderate and high activity while Index values below 90 indicate slower or limited activity. For more information for a given period of time, click on any point on the map to pull up the monthly report.
Metro Market Trend Data by Bright MLS | T3 Home Demand Index
Each of the market areas listed above are defined as follows:
  • Maryland-West Virginia Panhandle – Allegany, MD; Berkeley, WV; Garrett, MD; Grant, WV; Hampshire, WV; Hardy, WV; Jefferson, WV; Mineral, WV; Morgan, WV; Pendleton, WV; Washington, MD;
  • North Central Virginia – Caroline, VA; Clarke, VA; Culpeper, VA; Fauquier, VA; Frederick, VA; Fredericksburg City, VA; King George, VA; Madison, VA; Manassas City, VA; Orange, VA; Page, VA; Prince William, VA; Rappahannock, VA; Shenandoah, VA; Spotsylvania, VA; Stafford, VA; Warren, VA; Winchester City, VA;
  • Southern Maryland – Calvert, MD; Charles, MD; Saint Marys, MD;
  • Washington D.C. Metro – Alexandria City, VA; Arlington, VA; Fairfax, VA; Falls Church City, VA; Frederick, MD; Loudoun, VA; Montgomery, MD; Prince Georges, MD; Washington, DC;

Washington D.C. | November 2022

Home Demand Index

The Bright MLS | T3 Home Demand Index dropped 14.3 percent to 90 in October, a reading that reflects a Steady pace of buyer interest in Washington Metro area homes. The Index was 29.1 percent lower than one year earlier.
Demand for all types of homes fell over the month. The Index for higher-priced condos decreased 26 percent in October, more than any other segment of the market. The Index for other types of homes was down between 12 percent and 18 percent. Demand was strongest for higher-priced single-family homes with an Index reading that remained in the High range. Buyer interest was Limited for lower-priced single-family homes and Moderate or Steady for the remaining types of homes. The months supply of inventory ranged from 2.3 months for mid-priced single-family homes to 4.3 months for higher-priced condos. Changes in the months supply in October were mixed. The months supply rose for mid-priced single-family homes, lower-priced condos and townhouses but fell among the other segments.
Monthly Statistics for November 2022
Home Demand
Index
90
(Steady)
Home Demand Index
from prior month
105
Home Demand Index
from prior year
127
Index change
from prior month
-14.3%
Index change from
same time last year
-29.1%
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