This post summarizes new real estate contracts for certain areas within Sarasota and Manatee Counties for the week indicated. New Contracts (or Pending Sales) are the best measure of current demand.
Nothing ever exciting happens this close to year end. It is always a slow, below average week for activity. This week was really the same as last year if you deduct the 10 closings in the Vue that were booked this week (See the Nov. 4 Pending Report post on why the contracts were really deals from prior months).