March home sales take a dip compared to 2017 in Muskoka
House sales in Cottage Country aren’t as hot as last year.
The Lakelands Association of Realtors posted its March sales numbers for waterfront and non-waterfront properties in the region. Overall 195 units were sold, down by nearly 100 from March 2017.
In Muskoka, non-waterfront property sales took the biggest dip, down ten from March 2017 to 82 this year. The average price of non-waterfront properties in Muskoka was 12 per cent higher than last March at $354,950.
There were 33 waterfront property sales in March with an average price of $626,000, which is up by nearly $100,000 from 2017.
On average, the price of waterfront properties across cottage country in March was $525,000.