2019 marked the ninth consecutive year of growth in Thurston County's median home sale price. 5,384 homes were sold through the Northwest Multiple Listing Service (NWLS) with a median sale price of $337,900. When adjusted for inflation, the median sale price of a home increased the most in Yelm (15%) but decreased in Rainier (1%).
Three-bedroom homes accounted for about 56% of the total home sales in 2019, with a median price of $320,000. Four-bedroom homes accounted for 27% of home sales, with a median sale price of $374,975.
In 2019, homes were on the marked an average of 29 days. Three-bedroom homes on average were on the market the shortest period of time just 24.
Homes in Rainier, Bucoda, and Yelm sold the fastest, with homes on the market for an average of 16, 22, and 25 days respectively.