Calgary Home Sales Rise 65% In June

Home sales in Calgary set a record for the month of June as sales totaled 2,915, up 65.3% compared with a year earlier.

According to the Calgary Real Estate Board, home sales were down in June compared to May when home sales totaled 2,985.

New home listings in June totaled 4,135, up 23.6% compared with a year ago and the second highest level ever for the month. Calgary’s new home listings in May totaled 4,564.

The average home price in June was $494,111, down from $510,978 in May, but up from $460,099 in June of 2020.

The Calgary Real Estate Board said that many buyers did not have a lot of choice this spring, but that recent improvements in supply are now providing more options to potential homebuyers.