Boise Idaho Foreclosures Decline | June 2012

The successful purchase of Boise Idaho foreclosures has been getting much more competitive as inventories decrease.  As can be seen below, there were fewer sales of foreclosure properties in June 2012 than at any other time since foreclosure records have been kept by the Intermountain MLS.  In 2011, the Boise Idaho foreclosure market share stayed mostly between 25% and 40%, and the beginning of 2012 was no exception even though February 2012 showed a decrease of 10 percentage points to a 25% market share.  Since March 2012, however, we’ve seen a steady and dramatic decline.

Boise Idaho Foreclosures | Year Over Year Comparison

In June 2012, there were 406 home sales in Boise.  Of this total, only 45 were Boise ID foreclosures, resulting in an 11.1% market share.  Non-foreclosure properties constituted 73.7%.  The remaining 15.2% were Boise ID short sales, also known as pre-foreclosures.

Boise Idaho Foreclosures vs Non-Foreclosures Thru June 2012

Even though total sales have steadily increased since the beginning of the year, the market share of Boise ID foreclosures has decreased, resulting in more multiple-offer situations than ever before. Buyers can still get a good value for their home-buying dollar with Boise Idaho foreclosures, but they may need to be more aggressive when making an offer.

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