Is Bethesda, MD a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Bethesda is a seller's market


Difference Since May 2022

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

Key Takeaway

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

How much do homes in Bethesda, MD cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since May 2022


Key Takeaway

Homes in Bethesda have sold for 9.6% more than they did a year ago.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSMay 2022May 2023%
1 $263.6K$250K
2 $500K$492K
3 $903.7K$1.0M
4 $1.1M$1.2M
5+ $1.6M$1.9M

How many homes are available in Bethesda, MD?

Number of Homes For Sale

Apr 2023May 2023%

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSApr 2023May 2023%
1 3636
2 5351
3 4543
4 5363
5+ 134142

Number of Homes Sold

Apr 2023May 2023%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

24 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

15 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

38 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Bethesda, you could pay more than the asking price. 49.4% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

How long does it take to sell a home in Bethesda, MD?

How long does it take to sell a home in Bethesda, MD?

Average Sale Time

May 2022May 2023%
16 Days17 Days+6.2%

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

64 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

9 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

4 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Bethesda 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 Bethesda, MD

Bethesda, MD has 335 homes on the market. The inventory of homes for sale in Bethesda, MD between April 2023 and May 2023 increased by 4.4%. In May 2023, listings were on the market for 17 days. During the same period, the median list price in this real estate market was $1,150,713. This housing market listing prices have changed between April 2023 and May 2023: prices of 1 bedroom properties went down by 5.2%, 2 bedrooms properties became 1.6% more cheaper, 3 bedrooms properties prices increased by 10.7%, prices of 4 bedrooms properties increased by 3.8%, prices of 5 bedrooms properties increased by 13.1%. Volume of homes for sale in this real estate market have seen the following changes: volume of 1 bedroom homes stayed the same, 2 bedrooms homes became 3.8% less available, number of 3 bedrooms homes decreased by 4.4%, 4 bedrooms homes inventory increased by 18.9%, 5 bedrooms homes inventory increased by 6%. In May 2023 more than 38 listings in Bethesda, MD were sold above the asking price. During the same period more than 15 listings were sold at asking price, while more than 24 were sold below.