Is Carroll County, MD a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Carroll County is a seller's market


Difference Since August 2022

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

Key Takeaway

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

Housing Prices

How much do homes in Carroll County, MD cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since August 2022


Key Takeaway

Homes in Carroll County have sold for 3.6% more than they did a year ago.

Summary: The median home sold price in Carroll County was $424,851 in August 2023, up 3.6% from last year, and the median price per square foot was $206.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSAug 2022Aug 2023CHANGE
1 $90K$210K
2 $250K$272.5K
3 $358.9K$374.9K
4 $475K$505K
5+ $611K$680K

Summary: Carroll County housing prices by bedroom type for August 2023 compared to the previous year: The home price of 1 bedroom homes increased by 133.3%, 2 bedroom homes increased by 9%, 3 bedroom homes increased by 4.5%, 4 bedroom homes increased by 6.3%, and 5+ bedroom homes increased by 11.3%.

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Counties

Howard County
Adams County
Baltimore County
Carroll County
Frederick County

Housing Supply

How many homes are available in Carroll County, MD?

Number of Homes For Sale

Jul 2023Aug 2023CHANGE

Summary: The Carroll County real estate market had 498 homes for sale in August 2023, a 8.8% decrease compared to July 2023.

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSJul 2023Aug 2023CHANGE
1 33
2 5442
3 204180
4 201189
5+ 8484

Summary: The Carroll County housing inventory by bedroom type for August 2023 compared to the previous month: The inventory of 1 bedroom homes remained the same, 2 bedroom homes decreased by 22.2%, 3 bedroom homes decreased by 11.8%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 6%, and 5+ bedroom homes remained the same.

Number of Homes Sold

Jul 2023Aug 2023CHANGE

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

38 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

37 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

75 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Carroll County, you could pay more than the asking price. 50% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

Summary: A total of 150 homes were sold or pending in Carroll County in August 2023, down by 8.0% month-over-month. Of the 150 sold homes, 25% were sold under asking, 25% were sold at asking, and 50% were sold over asking.

Days on Market

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

Average Sale Time

Aug 2022Aug 2023CHANGE
14 Days17 Days+15.0%

Summary: Homes in Carroll County had an average of 17 days on market in Aug 2023, up by 15% compared to last year.

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

121 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

26 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

3 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

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

Summary: During August 2023, 150 homes were sold in Carroll County; 81% of homes were sold within 30 days, 17% of homes were sold within 30 to 90 days, and 2% 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 22 Days Ago

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