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

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Boulder County is a seller's market


Difference Since September 2020

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

Key Takeaway

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

How much do homes in Boulder County, CO cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since September 2020


Key Takeaway

Homes in Boulder County have sold for 14.4% more than they did a year ago.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSSep 2020Sep 2021%
1 $312.5K$325K
2 $392.3K$437.3K
3 $540K$622.5K
4 $646.2K$768.8K
5+ $777.9K$960.3K

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Counties

Grand County
Gilpin County
Broomfield County
Jefferson County
Boulder County

How many homes are available in Boulder County, CO?

Number of Homes For Sale

Aug 2021Sep 2021%

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSAug 2021Sep 2021%
1 9281
2 326294
3 534526
4 496491
5+ 263269

Number of Homes Sold

Aug 2021Sep 2021%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

144 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

96 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

250 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Boulder County, you could pay more than the asking price. 51% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

Average Sale Time

Sep 2020Sep 2021%
42 Days44 Days+5.6%

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

45 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

74 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

10 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Avg time on Rocket Homes in Boulder County has remained consistent over time.

About Boulder County, CO

Boulder County, CO has 1,661 homes on the market. The number of listings in Boulder County, CO decreased by 2.9% between August 2021 and September 2021. While the average time on the market in September 2021 was 44 days, the median list price was $651,822. This housing market listing prices have changed between August 2021 and September 2021: the cost of 1 bedroom properties went up by 4%, 2 bedrooms properties prices increased by 11.5%, prices of 3 bedrooms properties increased by 15.3%, prices of 4 bedrooms properties increased by 19%, 5 bedrooms properties prices increased by 23.5%. Housing inventory have changed in this real estate market: volume of 1 bedroom homes went down by 12%, the quantity of 2 bedrooms homes went down by 9.8%, 3 bedrooms homes became 1.5% less available, number of 4 bedrooms homes decreased by 1%, 5 bedrooms homes inventory increased by 2.3%. In September 2021 more than 250 listings in Boulder County, CO were sold above the asking price. During the same period more than 96 listings were sold at asking price, while more than 144 were sold below.

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