Is Catawba County, NC a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Catawba County is a seller's market


Difference Since January 2022

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

Key Takeaway

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

How much do homes in Catawba County, NC cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since January 2022


Key Takeaway

Homes in Catawba County have sold for 10.2% more than they did a year ago.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSJan 2022Jan 2023%
1 $110K$113K
2 $149K$174.6K
3 $231.6K$255.8K
4 $375.9K$424K
5+ $454.9K$506.2K

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Counties

Alexander County
Iredell County
Lincoln County
Caldwell County
Catawba County

How many homes are available in Catawba County, NC?

Number of Homes For Sale

Dec 2022Jan 2023%

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSDec 2022Jan 2023%
1 45
2 8384
3 311309
4 151129
5+ 3740

Number of Homes Sold

Dec 2022Jan 2023%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

63 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

22 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

24 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Catawba County, you may be able to get a good deal. 57.8% of homes here sold below asking price last month.

Average Sale Time

Jan 2022Jan 2023%
19 Days32 Days+63.2%

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

71 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

26 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

12 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Catawba 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 Catawba County, NC

Catawba County, NC has 567 homes on the market. The number of listings in Catawba County, NC decreased by 3.2% between December 2022 and January 2023. While the average time on the market in January 2023 was 32 days, the median list price was $259,706. Listing prices have changed in this real estate market between December 2022 and January 2023: prices of 1 bedroom properties went up by 2.7%, 2 bedrooms properties became 17.2% more expensive, prices of 3 bedrooms properties went up by 10.4%, prices of 4 bedrooms properties increased by 12.8%, 5 bedrooms properties prices increased by 11.3%. Volume of homes for sale changed: 1 bedroom homes became 25% more available, number of 2 bedrooms homes increased by 1.2%, number of 3 bedrooms homes decreased by 0.6%, 4 bedrooms homes inventory decreased by 14.6%, the quantity of 5 bedrooms homes went up by 8.1%. Catawba County, NC housing market in January 2023 saw over 24 listings sold above listed price, more than 22 sold at listed price and over 63 sold below.

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