Is Pottstown, PA a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Pottstown is a seller's market


Difference Since August 2022

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

Key Takeaway

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

Housing Prices

How much do homes in Pottstown, PA cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since August 2022


Key Takeaway

Homes in Pottstown have sold for 16.9% more than they did a year ago.

Summary: The median home sold price in Pottstown was $290,196 in August 2023, up 16.9% from last year, and the median price per square foot was $173.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSAug 2022Aug 2023CHANGE
1 $59.9K$125K
2 $175K$200K
3 $235K$280.5K
4 $336.7K$335K
5+ $365K$409.9K

Summary: Pottstown housing prices by bedroom type for August 2023 compared to the previous year: The home price of 1 bedroom homes increased by 108.5%, 2 bedroom homes increased by 14.3%, 3 bedroom homes increased by 19.4%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 0.5%, and 5+ bedroom homes increased by 12.3%.

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Cities

Lower Pottsgrove Township
North Coventry Township
East Coventry Township

Housing Supply

How many homes are available in Pottstown, PA?

Number of Homes For Sale

Jul 2023Aug 2023CHANGE

Summary: The Pottstown real estate market had 236 homes for sale in August 2023, a 0.4% increase compared to July 2023.

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSJul 2023Aug 2023CHANGE
1 31
2 1529
3 107114
4 9174
5+ 1918

Summary: The Pottstown housing inventory by bedroom type for August 2023 compared to the previous month: The inventory of 1 bedroom homes decreased by 66.7%, 2 bedroom homes increased by 93.3%, 3 bedroom homes increased by 6.5%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 18.7%, and 5+ bedroom homes decreased by 5.3%.

Number of Homes Sold

Jul 2023Aug 2023CHANGE

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

8 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

15 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

41 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Pottstown, you could pay more than the asking price. 64.1% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

Summary: A total of 64 homes were sold or pending in Pottstown in August 2023, up by 1.6% month-over-month. Of the 64 sold homes, 13% were sold under asking, 23% were sold at asking, and 64% were sold over asking.

Days on Market

How long does it take to sell a home in Pottstown, PA?

Average Sale Time

Aug 2022Aug 2023CHANGE
17 Days14 Days-17.0%

Summary: Homes in Pottstown had an average of 14 days on market in Aug 2023, down by 17% compared to last year.

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

55 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

8 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

1 Home Was Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

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

Summary: During August 2023, 64 homes were sold in Pottstown; 86% of homes were sold within 30 days, 13% 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.

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