$114,900 House For Sale
-- bed, 2.0 bath, 1,200 sqft
Based on three metrics—sale-to-list price ratio, the prevalence of price cuts on home listings, and time-on-market—the market temperature provides information on the current balance of bargaining power between buyers and sellers in this metro relative to other metros across the US. A particular metro may be identified as a good market for buyers in a national market favorable to sellers overall. Learn more
The median home value in Lakeland Metro is $119,800. Lakeland Metro home values have gone up 16.8% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 6.6% within the next year. The median list price per square foot in Lakeland Metro is $86, which is lower than the Florida average of $118. The median price of homes currently listed in Lakeland Metro is $152,225 while the median price of homes that sold is $129,550. The median rent price in Lakeland Metro is $1,325, which is lower than the Florida median of $1,460.
Mortgage delinquency is the first step in the foreclosure process. This is when a homeowner fails to make a mortgage payment. The percent of delinquent mortgages in Lakeland Metro is 12.1%, which is higher than the national value of 7.2%. With U.S. home values having fallen by more than 20% nationally from their peak in 2007 until their trough in late 2011, many homeowners are now underwater on their mortgages, meaning they owe more than their home is worth. The percent of Lakeland Metro homeowners underwater on their mortgage is 33.3%, which is higher than Florida at 26.8%.more
The Market Health Index illustrates the current health of a region's housing market relative to other markets across the country. The Market Health Index is based on up to 10 metrics including those capturing the past and projected evolution of home values, the prevalence of foreclosures, foreclosure re-sales, negative equity and delinquency, as well as whether homes are currently selling faster or slower than in the past.