Is DeKalb County, GA a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing DeKalb County is a seller's market


Difference Since October 2021

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

Key Takeaway

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

How much do homes in DeKalb County, GA cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since October 2021


Key Takeaway

Homes in DeKalb County have sold for 13.9% more than they did a year ago.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSOct 2021Oct 2022%
1 $168.8K$204.5K
2 $204.1K$229.5K
3 $271.8K$307K
4 $379.6K$430.5K
5+ $546.9K$627.3K

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Counties

Clayton County
Gwinnett County
Rockdale County
DeKalb County
Fulton County

How many homes are available in DeKalb County, GA?

Number of Homes For Sale

Sep 2022Oct 2022%

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSSep 2022Oct 2022%
1 5748
2 391386
3 1,4481,493
4 9911,066
5+ 479492

Number of Homes Sold

Sep 2022Oct 2022%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

335 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

162 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

242 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in DeKalb County, you may be able to get a good deal. 45.3% of homes here sold below asking price last month.

Average Sale Time

Oct 2021Oct 2022%
20 Days23 Days+13.7%

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

552 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

198 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

35 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

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

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

About DeKalb County, GA

Homes for sale in DeKalb County, GA have reached 3,485. Between September 2022 and October 2022, DeKalb County, GA real estate market has seen increase in the number of listings by 3.5%. While the average time on the market in October 2022 was 23 days, the median list price was $347,637. Between September 2022 and October 2022, listing prices of homes in this real estate market have seen the following changes: prices of 1 bedroom properties went up by 21.1%, 2 bedrooms properties became 12.4% more expensive, 3 bedrooms properties became 12.9% more expensive, prices of 4 bedrooms properties increased by 13.4%, prices of 5 bedrooms properties went up by 14.7%. Housing inventory have changed in this real estate market: the quantity of 1 bedroom homes went down by 15.8%, 2 bedrooms homes became 1.3% less available, 3 bedrooms homes became 3.1% more available, 4 bedrooms homes became 7.6% more available, 5 bedrooms homes became 2.7% more available. DeKalb County, GA housing market in October 2022 saw over 242 listings sold above listed price, more than 162 sold at listed price and over 335 sold below.

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