Is Boulder, CO a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Boulder is a seller's market


Difference Since February 2023

Since last year, Boulder has remained a Seller's Market.

Key Takeaway

Boulder is a Sellers Housing Market, which means prices tend to be higher and homes sell faster.

Housing Prices in Boulder, CO

How much do homes in Boulder, CO cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since February 2023


Key Takeaway

Homes in Boulder have sold for 4.2% less than they did a year ago.

Summary: The median home sold price in Boulder was $965,444 in February 2024, down 4.2% from last year, and the median price per square foot was $534.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSFeb 2023Feb 2024CHANGE
1 $369K$370K
2 $549.9K$529.7K
3 $1.0M$984.5K
4 $1.4M$1.4M
5+ $1.8M$1.7M

Summary: Boulder housing prices by bedroom type for February 2024 compared to the previous year: The home price of 1 bedroom homes increased by 0.3%, 2 bedroom homes decreased by 3.7%, 3 bedroom homes decreased by 6.2%, 4 bedroom homes increased by 2.1%, and 5+ bedroom homes decreased by 2.4%.

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Cities

Bald Mountain

Housing Supply in Boulder, CO

How many homes are available in Boulder, CO?

Number of Homes For Sale

Jan 2024Feb 2024CHANGE

Summary: The Boulder real estate market had 579 homes for sale in February 2024, a 30.1% increase compared to January 2024.

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSJan 2024Feb 2024CHANGE
1 3945
2 86124
3 125155
4 112154
5+ 83101

Summary: The Boulder housing inventory by bedroom type for February 2024 compared to the previous month: The inventory of 1 bedroom homes increased by 15.4%, 2 bedroom homes increased by 44.2%, 3 bedroom homes increased by 24%, 4 bedroom homes increased by 37.5%, and 5+ bedroom homes increased by 21.7%.

Number of Homes Sold

Jan 2024Feb 2024CHANGE

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

61 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

20 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

23 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Boulder, you may be able to get a good deal. 58.7% of homes here sold below asking price last month.

Summary: A total of 104 homes were sold or pending in Boulder in February 2024, up by 28.4% month-over-month. Of the 104 sold homes, 59% were sold under asking, 19% were sold at asking, and 22% were sold over asking.

Days on Market for Boulder, CO

How long does it take to sell a home in Boulder, CO?

Average Sale Time

Feb 2023Feb 2024CHANGE
68 Days58 Days-14.0%

Summary: Homes in Boulder had an average of 58 days on market in Feb 2024, down by 14% compared to last year.

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

45 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

39 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

20 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Boulder are selling fast, if you're buying plan to act quickly.

Summary: During February 2024, 104 homes were sold in Boulder; 43% of homes were sold within 30 days, 38% of homes were sold within 30 to 90 days, and 19% of homes were sold over 90 days.

Housing Market Reports are calculated by Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on information from the MLS.

Report Updated 4 Days Ago

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